Our John R. Wood real estate agent, Peter Davis is interviewed by Wink News on Fort Myers being the fastest growing city in the US.
Fort Myers is 2018’s fastest-growing U.S. city, according to the personal finance website WalletHub. Fort Myers was at the top of the nationwide ranking, with only two other Florida cities breaking into the top 20. To determine where the most rapid local economic growth occurred over a period of seven years, WalletHub compared 515 U.S. cities across 15 key metrics. The data set ranges from population growth to college-educated population growth to unemployment rate decrease. Fort Myers ranks first overall and first in terms of small-city growth. The ranking pertains to city proper, excluding cities in the surrounding metro area. The full list and more information is available at https://wallethub.com/edu/fastest-growing-cities/7010/#city
About Peter Davis
Peter was born and raised in Maine. He traded in his skis for a surfboard and spent fifteen years in Los Angeles, California before moving to Southwest Florida where he enjoys the beautiful beaches, friendly people and playing with his eight year old son, Kai.
Peter owned his own home improvement business developing a loyal client base that appreciated his strong work ethic and attention to detail. His first real estate investment in 2001, flipping a dilapidated Hollywood bungalow, spurred his passion for real estate which led to further home flip projects and apartment building investments. Peter earned a professional certification for real estate development in 2006 from the University of Southern California and worked for four years as a development advisor representing church clients in joint venture partnerships with top-tier national housing developers. He later worked for the Los Angeles Housing Authority as a project manager for new housing projects and also as an asset manager overseeing a portfolio of 2,500 rental units owned by the Housing Authority. He is an active Habitat for Humanity volunteer, both locally and internationally.
Peter’s diverse real estate background and experience, combined with his passion for providing a total-quality experience for his clients, truly sets him apart in the industry