DENVER (CBS4) – The pandemic has caused a lot of what is called renter migration: Renters moving to other locations en masse. According to a new study from Apartment List, Denver is one of the most-searched cities by people thinking of relocating.
Over 29% of people looking to move in the last year have searched Denver as a possible next destination.READ MORE: Jacob Clark Of Trinidad Arrested For Participation In U.S. Capitol Riot
The majority of renters looking to move into Denver are coming from New York, Boulder, and Colorado Springs.
Research found a steep increase in Denverites looking to move out of the metro area — up 21% from a year ago. That’s in line with research showing a mass exodus from cities during the pandemic.READ MORE: Colorado's Comeback: Fans Return For Concerts At Red Rocks
The most popular destinations for renters looking to leave Denver are Boulder, Colorado Springs, and Fort Collins.
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