A booming job market, beautiful homes, and plenty of theme parks. Think you can’t find all of these in one place? Think again. People travel from all over the world to see Orlando in all of its splendor, why not live here instead? Come to Orlando, and live where others vacation.
Jobs and Economy
According to Forbes, Orlando has been classified as the second best city in the United States for job seekers. The Orlando area ranked in the 98th percentile in terms of a fruitful job market, in the 84th percentile in work-life balance, and in the 94th percentile in job security and advancement.
There is plenty of opportunity here. You will find a multitude of major corporate headquarters located in Orlando, such as; AAA, Darden Restaurants, Electronic Arts, Lockheed Martin, and Tupperware Brands Co. to name a few.
A strong job market leads to a strong economy, and in Orlando, you will find just that. Among national rankings, you can find Orlando in the seventh spot for largest economic growth. Employment has grown by over 4% from 2015 to 2016, and wages have grown by 8% in recent years. You will find quality jobs here; professional, scientific and technical positions grew 8.2% from 2015 to 2016.
The Housing Market
The housing market in Orlando is booming. Zillow reports that Orlando home values have soared by over 8% in 2017. There aren’t many investments that give you an 8% return, Orlando is the right spot to invest. The Local Market Monitor still judges these properties as being fairly priced and predicts that home values will be up by 35% nearing the year 2021. The projected growth is facilitated by the job opportunities surrounding Orlando.
Build a wonderful life and a wonderful family here. With top-ranked schools and home to the top-ranking University of Central Florida, your children can live here and educate themselves affordably.
Theme Parks and Recreation
Looking for fun? You will find tons of things to do in Orlando. Orlando is filled with world-famous theme parks like Universal Studios, Walt Disney World, Islands of Adventure, and Animal Kingdom. People travel to Orlando from every country seeking thrills and excitement, and the city never disappoints.
If you’re looking for more casual forms of entertainment, you will find those here too. Dinner shows like Medieval Times and Sleuths Mysteries are a fun way to fill your belly while witnessing their engrossing performances. Attractions like Old Town are reminiscent of ‘simpler’ times and offer car shows, live musical performances, roller coasters, a Ferris wheel, and many other ways to kick back and enjoy yourself.
Thinking about buying property in Orlando? You’re making a great choice. Contact me, Billy Looper, at 954-557-6990 and let’s find the right home for you!