There's plenty to consider when one is moving to Texas.

Among the things one thinks about when moving to the Lone Star State is one big question: "Is it right for me?" The answer most of the time? It's an absolute yes.

The state offers so much to individuals it's not a surprise that many make themselves new Texans. Sometimes, major world events play into one moving to Texas. This was proven true a few years ago, when individuals moved to the Lone Star State due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Per GoBanking Rates, Texas was second in the nation for people moving to the state during the pandemic. But those people now are rethinking the decision. Why?

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Some Texans Rethinking The Reason For Moving To The State

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GoBankingRates revealed the seven major factors that have caused some to question their moving to the state. As stated from Olson Home Buyers by Jolean Olson:

“While Texas offers numerous benefits, such as a lower cost of living, no state income tax and a thriving job market, there are also challenges and downsides that have become apparent to some new residents.”

The seven main reasons are as follows, as communicated by GoBankingRates:

- Cultural and Lifestyle Adjustments
- Employment Market Realities
- Education System Concerns
- Higher Property Taxes
- Housing Market Pressures
- Infrastructure and Public Services
- Weather Extremes

Olsen also stated: “Understanding the full scope of life in Texas, beyond the appealing headlines, is essential for making an informed decision." So before you move to Texas, make sure you're ready!

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