Why Live in Virginia?
According to a report
conducted by Fox Business, Americas
Most and Least Livable States, Virginia got a future livability score of a
16.8. It was the ninth best for full time employment and 16th best
for job creation. The outlook on life in next five years is 20th
The State of Virginia
has sustained one of the lowest poverty rates with one of the highest median
incomes in the country. The Virginia housing market is improving at a fast
pace. There was a 4.8% increase in home prices between the 1st
quarter of 2011 and 1st quarter of 2012. The state ranked well in
all categories with the exception to one, obesity, in which it ranked 26th.
The unemployment rate was just 5.7%. This is the 10th lowest in the
country. Virginia has the ninth highest average of residents with full-time
Tom Smith is a licensed
Realtor with Century 21 Adventure Redwood. His area of expertise is Fredericksburg Real Estate.