fbpx
Connect with us

News

Study: Charleston is 2020’s 9th Best Small City for First-Time Home Buyers

Published

on

Personal finance website WalletHub this week released a report on “2020’s Best & Worst Cities for First-Time Home Buyers” and Charleston ranked as being the 9th best.

To determine the most favorable housing markets for first-time buyers, WalletHub took the pulse of real estate in 300 cities of varying sizes using 26 key metrics. The data set ranges from housing affordability to real-estate tax rate to property-crime rate.

Buying a First Home in Charleston (1=Best; 150=Avg.):

  • 140th – Housing Affordability
  • 7th – Real-Estate Tax Rate
  • 96th – Cost of Living
  • 115th – Rent-to-Price Ratio
  • 82nd – Property-Crime Rate

Charleston ranks No. 22 overall and No. 9 among small cities.

To read the full report, click here.

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Follow Us

Subscribe to HCS

Patreon

Ads

CHS Tour
CMH
T99
PourHouse
Nchas
Terrace
Forte
Patriots
HomageOSU
HomagePop
Brookgreen

HCS Sponsors

SCParks
River
WATheatre
Rocky Horror
FoodBank
Brookgreen

Ads

CHS Tour
CMH
T99
PourHouse
Nchas
Terrace
Forte
Patriots
HomageOSU
HomagePop
Brookgreen

Events

Trending

Holy City Sinner