ABC: 33% of LA apartment hunters looking to move to other cities


The coronavirus pandemic hasn't stopped a considerable number of apartment hunters in Los Angeles from searching for a new home in other cities, according to a new report.

Renter search data compiled by Apartment List, an online rental platform, shows 33% of its L.A. users looking for a new apartment are searching for listings outside the city.

The platform's Renter Migration Report finds the top destination outside of L.A. is Phoenix, which comprises nearly 22% of searches. Las Vegas and Riverside round out the top three with 13% and 11% of searches, respectively.