If New York City is your adolescent self, then Los Angeles is what you aspire to.
A metro only exists for those who can afford to commute.
With a focus on why people leave, we ignore at least half of the migration story.
Houston has a de facto zoning problem.
The young and well educated are moving to the largest cities. They don't care about a lower cost of living or cool amenities.
The pull of opportunity, not the push of expensive real estate, drives migration from California.
Pittsburgh is the best place in the United States to flip property. What explains the real estate boom?