Tfairly strong, but in some cities there are a lot of properties sitting empty.
None of them, of course, are anywhere near Northern Virginia. The top two are in Michigan, in Flint and in the Detroit area, respectively:We've gone over RealtyTrac's data and found the 12 housing markets that have a vacancy rate of at least 3%.
1. Flint, MI
Number of Vacant Homes: 11,6052. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI
Total Residential Properties: 154,137
Vacancy Rate: 7.5%
Number of Vacant Homes: 81,190See the whole article at Business Insider.
Total Residential Properties: 1,539,609
Vacancy Rate: 5.3%