Here’s a look at Tampa’s employment history from September 2016 to August 2017. Be sure to check out the source of this data, deptofnumbers.com for incredible insight into key economic data. Remember, job growth is a key driver of home values. Source: http://www.deptofnumbers.com/employment/florida/tampa
One of the most important drivers in home values and rents is the job market. Are jobs being created or destroyed? Job growth means more people are moving into the area thus creating a higher demand for housing. That increase in demand leads to increased prices. You can track Tampa’s job growth here.