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A new report stemming from real estate brokerage firm, Redfin, shows that Americans are moving away from 10 major U.S. cities.
Twitter users quickly noted how the 10 metropolitan areas have one major thing in common: They are all prominently led by Democrats.
New research from real estate brokerage Redfin shows that Americans are moving away from 10 major metropolitan areas.
The 10 cities include San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, Washington, Seattle, Boston, Detroit, Denver, Chicago and Minneapolis.
The research also show that a majority of Americans are relocated to states with largely Republican governments, including Texas, Florida, and Arizona.
Redfin's List of Top 10 Popular Migration Destinations in 2022:
1. Miami, FL
2. Tampa, FL
3. Phoenix, AZ
4. Sacramento, CA
5. Las Vegas, NV
6. Cape Coral, FL
7. San Diego, CA
8. North Port, FL
9. San Antonio, TX
10. Dallas, TX https://t.co/KYrdOW7AUR
— Relentlessly Hasan (@RelentlessYapp) July 19, 2022
Redfin analysis of top 10 cities residents are trying to leave: SF, LA, NY, DC, Seattle, Boston, Detroit, Denver, Chicago, Minneapolis.
Hmmm…is there anything they all have in common?
— Dan Proft (@DanProft) July 26, 2022
More on this story via Western Journal:
The political climate is far from the only factor spurring Americans out of Democrat-dominated urban areas into red states.
Redfin cited unaffordable housing prices as a prime driver of internal migration trends in its report.
Increasing mortgage rates also have driven Americans to look for property in more affordable areas.
Several of the metro areas suffering from outbound migration have become known for homelessness, crime and urban blight.
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Some of the outbound migration “winners” embraced the dangerous “defund the police” experiment in 2020.
Many of the cities losing their residents also employed some of the most draconian coronavirus policies in the country. One example is Los Angeles.
Los Angeles County is set to reimplement an indoor mask mandate, the Los Angeles Times reported Wednesday.