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Looking for a new spot to work from home? You might want to give Georgia a shot.
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According to a new from the National Association of Realtors, Forsyth County, Georgia, has been dubbed the best county in the U.S. for employees to work from home during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The county — part of the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta metropolitan area — is a fast-growing region, with a population that rose nearly 21% during the last five years, according to the realtors association 2020 "Work from Home" Counties report found. Roughly 11.3% of the workforce already works from home and 99% of the population is served by at least three broadband internet service providers.
The realtors association report was released at a time when more employees who are working from home rather than in an office, which experts say is likely to change demand for residential and commercial real estate between cities and suburbs.
WORKING FROM HOME COST EMPLOYEES MONEY BUT 35% WANT TO CONTINUE IT FULL-TIME