Ramblings of a Baltimore area Realtor: Columbia, MD - 2020's Best City's for Jobs

Columbia, MD - 2020's Best City's for Jobs

Columbia, MD - 2020's Best City's for Jobs

Wallethub.com's report is out and Columbia, MD, located in desirable Howard County, placed 23rd on the top 100 list (Baltimore, MD placed 160th).  Columbia, MD is also on the list of best places to live.  

With 2019 firmly in the rear view mirror a lot of folks have listed a new job as one of their top resolutions.  If location isn't a problem one should check out this list for places that would likely be a great place to live and work.

Wallethub compares a number of key indicators when creating their list and they include job opportunities to employment, growth to monthly average starting salary, and socio-economics.

Columbia's unemployment reate is only 3.2% which is very low in comparison to other parts of the country.  

Zippia has ranked the 20 best companies to work for in Columbia and they include Medstar Health, W. R. Grace and Company, Tenable Network Security, and TD Ameritrade amongst others.  For a complete list visit their website.

There are currently 107 homes for sale in Columbia ranging in price from $119,900 to $1,975,000.  At the current rate of sales there is less than 1.2 months supply of homes for sale, so definitely a seller's market.  

Are you thinking about selling your Columbia, MD home?  Let's talk!

If you are thinking of buying or selling a home in  Maryland give us a call at 410-292-0100 or start your search here and we'll talk about the market conditions and what your home could possibly be worth in today's market place if you are thinking of selling.  If you are considering buying a home, there is no better time than now to buy. The tax savings and wealth building alone is worth the plunge into today's market. Houwzer and I are connected with some of the brightest and best real estate agents in the world and can assist with your move here in Maryland or anywhere in the United States or abroad.  Ask me how.

During these trying times, Houwzer and I are equipped with the latest technology to sell your home using Virtual Open Houses, Virtual showings, electronic signing, virtual inspection, and even online closings.   You can reach out to me through Snapchat, Duo, Skype, Google Hangouts, What's App, text messaging, or simply by phone.  We take your and your family's health and safety very seriously.  

June Piper-Brandon ~ Associate Broker ~ CDPE, CIAS, ePro, MRP

Houwzer Inc.

410-292-0100 - Direct   410-559-0155 Office

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June Piper Brandon - Agent with Century 21 New Millennium

June Piper Brandon - Agent with Century 21 New Millennium

Comment balloon 3 commentsJune Piper-Brandon • January 14 2020 05:53AM


ood morning, June Piper-Brandon nice shout out for Columbis, MD.... you're an expert on the facts about your area....

Posted by Barbara Todaro, Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team (RE/MAX Executive Realty - Retired ) 9 months ago

Good afternoon June Piper-Brandon - this will certainly help the real estate market in Columbia, MD.

Posted by Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes (Performance Development Strategies) 9 months ago

Columbia is a great place to live and work. Thanks for the heads up about wallet hub’s choices

Posted by Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC (Keller Williams Capital Properties) 9 months ago

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