At least 20% of all Bostonians sit around Boston during the winter. The rest are in Florida or the Caribbean.
It's far cheaper to shut the house,turn off the heat and drop down south.(The people of Maine don't even bother with winter,they shut down after Labor Day.,and have done so since 1905.)
It's time for New England to purchase the new winter home,Cuba. Let us get together with the solvent banks and Harvard Endowment and purchase Cuba and make it into Newer New England.