1. Atlanta Metro
2. South Florida (Broward, Miami-Dade counties)
3. Indianapolis/ Carmel, Ind.
4. Charlotte, N.C
5. Seattle

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Data was culled from a collection of multiple sources that track and measure quarterly and annual population trends. They include: U.S. News & World Report, LendingTree, Sperling’s BestPlaces, Austin Business Journal, 24/7 Wall St., National Realtors Association, CrowdStreet, Realtor.com, University of North Florida, the U.S. Census Bureau, Urban Land Institute, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Greater Houston Partnership and The Wall Street Journal/Moody’s Analytics.