"Buying a second home" and "buying a vacation home" reached a five hear high in July, jumping 235 percent annually according to Google.  Resort markets saw more than double during the second half of 2020 from where they were the previous year.  While many of these folks work from home, many are shopping for vacation homes, figuring hotels won't be safe for some time now.  Funds that may have once been allocated to travel expenses can now be funneled directly into the down payment.