Last month, I attended NAHB’s midyear meeting in Miami and had the pleasure of sitting in on a presentation by Daniel Swift, president and CEO of Des Moines-based architecture group BSB Design.
Top 5 fastest growing cities
The U.S. GDP grew 2.5 percent in 2010 after falling 2.5 percent in 2009, and some cities grew much faster than others. Here's a look at the fastest-growing cities.
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U.S. GDP grew 2.5 percent in 2010 after falling 2.5 percent in 2009, and some cities grew much faster than others, according to Business Insider.
A new report by the Bureau of Economic Analysis shows how 366 metropolitan areas each fared in 2010.
The top five fastest growing metropolitan areas:
- Elizabethtown, Kentucky
- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
- Elkhart-Goshen, Indiana
- Columbus, Indiana
- Midland, Texas
For more information: www.businessinsider.com/cities-by-gdp-2011-09#