Californians leaving in droves as home prices surge

Results from Redfin's inaugural migration trends study
  • According to Redfin's migration trends report, homebuyers are leaving San Francisco, New York City and Los Angeles in search of cities that offer a more affordable standard of living.

In 1966, The Mamas and the Papas were singing “California Dreamin’,” but fast forward 51 years and Californians are belting out a different tune thanks to increasing home prices, unsustainable costs of living and a lack of access to affordable housing.