CEOs Like to Live Where it’s Sunny

Five of the top 10 housing markets for chief executives are in Florida; two are in California; the remaining three are in Colorado, Massachusetts and Connecticut.

When it comes to real estate, many chief executives take a sunny outlook: Five of the top housing markets for CEOs are in Florida, including Miami, Sarasota and Vero Beach.

Spread Sheet analyzed data from the U.S. Census Bureau to identify housing markets with the largest percentage of resident CEOs in the local workforce. (This census group includes legislators as well as CEOs.)

Top spots include Connecticut’s Fairfield County and Boulder, Colo. The markets run the gamut, from urban centers to vacation getaways, but they have at least one thing in common: Home prices are rising.

Read more: The Wall Street Journal (subscription required)


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