OKC has second-ranked healthiest housing market among 25 big cities, WalletHub says

Monday, August 3, 2015

WalletHub examined the real estate markets in 25 of the largest metropolitan areas across 10 key metrics using data from the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Metrics included the following: equity level, “underwater” mortgages, “precarious” mortgages, down payment percentage, remaining time until financial freedom, mortgage costs, “easy” mortgages, first-time home buyer assistance and access to financing. Oklahoma City was ranked No. 2 out of 25 of the largest cities for having the Healthiest Housing Market. 

Below are the top 10 healthiest housing markets in 25 big cities:

  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, Penn.
  10. Houston, Texas

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