Vacation home sales skyrocketed in the first few months of this year, according to a new report. 

On Tuesday, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) released its 2021 Vacation Home Counties report, which found that vacation home sales were up 57.2% year-over-year from January to April 2021. 

Meanwhile, total existing-home sales were up just 20% year-over-year during the same period.

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"Vacation homes are a hot commodity at the moment," Lawrence Yun, NAR's chief economist, said in a statement. "With many businesses and employers still extending an option to work remotely to workers, vacation housing and second homes will remain a popular choice among buyers."

In its report, NAR determined that vacation home counties are "areas where vacant seasonal, occasional or recreational-use housing account for at least 20% of homes." 

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