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Real Estate Expos–Come Meet Your Buyers®

For 25 years, RPI Media has offered a buying environment to meet new prospects and develop relationships with established contacts. Meet face-to-face with buyers this 2015 Expo Season.

Market Snapshots

Greater New York – Long Island

Long Islanders are Motivated! With increasing taxes and harsh winters, Long Islanders are continuing the trend
of retiring out of state. Our database confirms over 836 households moved out of state within the last 24 months with the most popular states being FL, NC, and SC, which is consistent with the states of interest per
our Long Island Expo survey results. The Villages of Plandome, Hewlett Neck, Plandome Manor and Munsey Park are all among the nation’s richest with an estimated median household income between $204,000 – $238,000.
All of which are within Nassau County.

Greater Chicago Area – Schaumburg, IL

Suburban Illinois recovery is on the move and on the upswing! Now that the market has recovered; and after
a recent harsh winter, Chicagoans are motivated more now than ever. Exhibitors have noted an increased interest from the Suburban Michigan area. Affluent areas such as Orchard Lake, Franklin, Huntington Woods, Grosse Pointe Shores and Rochester have experienced an increase in the Median Home Value of approximately 15% in the past year, expect an average 5% increase this year, and are currently experiencing a Seller’s Market. 

New Jersey – Still the number #1 state to relocate!

The Bergen & Bridgewater markets remain two of the largest attended expos. Motivators are high taxes, high
cost-of-living, harsh winter weather, & less traffic and congestion. Annual household incomes ranging from $165,000 – $178,594. Current median home values in these areas range from $572,200 – $1,132,000.

Connecticut – Greenwich

The Gold Coast, also known as Southwestern Connecticut or Lower Fairfield County has earned the distinction
of being called one of the weathiest areas of the US with many affluent towns such as Darien, Greenwich,
New Canaan, and Westport. They have median home values ranging from $1,016,900 to $1,311,600 and
median household incomes ranging from $117,370 to $181,521. Motivated to purchase in warmer climates.

New Venue for 2015 –  Rochester, MI

Now that the market has recovered, Michigan is on the move; and after a recent harsh winter, the trend is towards warm southern climates.