02/02/2012 12:14 pm ET Updated Apr 03, 2012

Out-of-Towners Covet Florida Real Estate, Locals Scratch Heads

The grass is always greener on the other side - even if said yard is located in one of the states hit hardest by the foreclosure crisis.

A new report by listings company Trulia Inc. reveals that one in three home searches cross state lines, and seven out of 10 of the most popular real estate markets perused by out-of-towners are in Florida.