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6 out of 10 most-popular cities are in Florida

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Nearly 40 percent of the 23 most-popular U.S. cities among non-American visitors to Trulia are in Florida, according to a blog the property search site launched today. The blog, Trulia Insights, will feature data visualizations of housing data on a weekly or bi-weekly basis, the site said. The first such infographic details the U.S. cities to receive the biggest share of traffic on the site among non-American visitors in the first quarter. About 5 percent, or 1.4 million, of the site's unique visitors during the first quarter were from abroad, Trulia said. The site attributed the high level of interest among international site visitors to "falling (U.S.) home prices and currency exchange rates in their favor." The most popular American cities were Los Angeles and New York, which were among the top five most-searched cities for visitors from the United Kingdom, Australia, France, Germany, Brazil, Italy, Russia, the Netherlands, Sweden, China and India. Nine of the 23 most pop...