Working remotely has been a revolution for rural America as it allows small towns and rural communities to compete with big cities and suburbs. Studies show that remote work is here to stay. According to projections by The Ladders, 25% of all professional jobs in North America will be remote by the end of 2022, and these opportunities will continue to increase through 2023. Source: theladders.com
Millennials moving into their prime home-buying years are increasingly choosing homes in suburban locations with affordable housing, lower costs, lack of congestion, a greater sense of community, and a slower pace of life; the ability to work remotely has accelerated that.