Cartus Corp., a global business relocation service company in Danbury, renamed New York City as the preferred destination for a job relocation.
In a year-end survey, Cartus representatives asked several hundred professionals in human resources and relocation services their preferred relocation destinations, in which New York led the pack, retaining “its shine for dream job relocations” in the United States.
Outside of the states, Italy and Australia tied as the most desired relocation, followed by France and New Zealand.
Within the U.S., following New York, the top cities respondents wished to move to were San Francisco, San Diego, Boston and Chicago.
A spouse and family’s happiness was ranked as the top consideration when deciding whether to relocate, followed by a pay raise and potential for career advancement.
Cartus annually assists 160,000 employees relocate worldwide, including relocating employees within 64 percent of Fortune 50 companies.