South Florida is packing a punch when it comes to housing and retail.
Broward and Palm Beach counties are the top-ranked housing markets among the nation’s 50 largest metro areas, according to a report from Ten-X, an online real estate marketplace based in Irvine, Calif.
In a separate report, Ten-X rated Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties among the best retail markets nationwide for investors buying assets.
Tampa and Orlando are in the Top Five in the housing analysis, while Las Vegas was fifth. Miami-Dade County was 19th.
The rankings are based on home prices, population growth, employment and other factors affecting the market.