The 10 Healthiest Housing Markets in 2015

July 30, 2015

Housing markets across the country are showing improvement, with foreclosures falling as home prices and home sales continue to rise. Which markets are the healthiest of all?

WalletHub recently compared the real estate markets in 25 of the largest metro areas using 10 key metrics, including equity levels, down payment percentages,  interest rates on first mortgages, and the percentage of households that have received state or local assistance on their first housing loan.

The cities ranking as the healthiest in 2015, according to WalletHub, are:

  1. Boston, Mass.
  2. Oklahoma City, Okla.
  3. San Antonio, Texas
  4. Northern New Jersey, N.J.
  5. Hartford, Conn.
  6. Austin, Texas
  7. New York City, N.Y.
  8. Rochester, N.Y.
  9. Philadelphia, Pa.-N.J.
  10. Houston, Texas

Source: WalletHub
 

Source:"The Health of the Housing Market in 25 Big Cities," WalletHub (July 2015)