In 2017, Provo, often ranked America’s happiest city, led tech employment growth nationally with Salt Lake City coming in third. USA Today ranked Provo-Orem as the country’s 11th fastest growing city.
Utah and its cities have received national honors and top 10 rankings for quality of life, population growth, and income growth. Last year, the state ranked #2 in the U.S. for job growth at 2.7 percent. PwC and ULI’s annual “Emerging Trends in Real Estate” report ranked the Salt Lake City market as the #3 overall real estate market (#2 in multi-family) to watch in 2018.
Salt Lake City International Airport is located only four miles west of downtown, making it convenient for business and leisure travelers. It’s also Delta Airlines’ fourth largest hub and a hub for SkyWest. The airport is undergoing an extensive $2.9 billion renovation.