Median home affordability an issue in nearly 70% of markets

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Housing affordability has become a real problem in US: NAHB5 most (and least) affordable housing markets – 72% of homes. – 5 most (and least) affordable housing markets These are the five most affordable major metro areas in the nation for homebuyers and five markets where home prices are least affordable.

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Housing, as we’ve pointed out in the past, is perhaps the most reliable bellwether of widening economic inequality in the US. And in its latest quarterly report on housing affordability in the US, ATTOM discovered that median-priced homes aren’t affordable to average wage earners in an astounding 68% of US housing markets.

Affordability issues continue to plague the Austin housing market. needed than ever before. Median home prices surged in January 2016, increasing by 6.3 percent year-over-year, reaching $254,999..

For example, Zillow’s research team recently predicted that the median home value for Dayton, Ohio (one of the cities in the first list above) would rise by around 9% over the next 12 months. Housing affordability has become an issue in many real estate markets across the country.