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2022 Best cities to buy a house in America

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  1. #4 Best Cities to Buy a House in America.

    Rochester

    City in Minnesota,

    273 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Overall, I enjoy living in Rochester. It's a decent place to raise our family. I laugh when people complain about the roads or traffic. There is no traffic, and the roads are well-maintained...Housing is still fairly affordable compared to the rest of the country, but higher than places like Iowa, Kansas, etc. Rochester has a lot of family-friendly activities, but is geared towards family...I enjoy outside activities: fishing, hiking, skiing, hunting, etc. There's a fair amount of that, but you have to travel 25+ miles for anything good. Growing up in Montana, I have high standards for...Overall, a nice place. I long for the mountains and scenery though!.

    Read 273 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 117,134,

  2. #6 Best Cities to Buy a House in America.

    Huntsville

    City in Alabama,

    738 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I moved to Huntsville, AL a month before the COVID-19 shutdown. I was able to enjoy many outside activities during the lockdown, without coming into contact with people. The are plenty of caves,....

    Read 738 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 199,845,

  3. #9 Best Cities to Buy a House in America.

    Richardson

    City in Texas,

    317 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Mid-level college town close to Dallas. Lots of restaurants, but also lots of traffic. It has pretty parks. There are a lot of stores nearby, and many events happening. It is overall very safe too. I....

    Read 317 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 118,583,

  4. #11 Best Cities to Buy a House in America.

    Fort Wayne

    City in Indiana,

    857 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I've been in Fort Wayne for about a decade now, I am originally from California. My husband and I started our family business here and raised 3 children because it was a very affordable place to live....

    Read 857 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 268,378,

  5. #12 Best Cities to Buy a House in America.

    Lexington

    City in Kentucky,

    833 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love my city! Lexington Kentucky is ever-growing, artistic, industrial, and community-minded. There are amazing community events, many local businesses, fantastic residents, and wonderful....

    Read 833 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 322,200,

  6. #13 Best Cities to Buy a House in America.

    Lincoln

    City in Nebraska,

    804 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says If you've never been to Lincoln NE, you probably think it sounds like the most boring place ever. The best kept secret is that is actually a wonderfully unique place to live. Lincoln is a college....

    Read 804 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 286,388,

  7. #16 Best Cities to Buy a House in America.

    Raleigh

    City in North Carolina,

    1271 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Overall i’ve loved growing up in Raleigh. To me it’s kind of like you get a tiny piece of different cake every corner you go to. so many experiences and different people you can meet all within a 25....

    Read 1271 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 469,698,

  8. #17 Best Cities to Buy a House in America.

    Topeka

    City in Kansas,

    383 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Nearby Resident says We have lived in Shawnee County for about 6 months now. We are just outside the Topeka City limits in the Shawnee Heights area, but we spend most of our recreational and shopping time in the city. We....

    Read 383 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 125,819,

  9. #23 Best Cities to Buy a House in America.

    Springfield

    City in Illinois,

    247 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have grown up and have lived in Springfield Illinois my entire life. I have visited other cities for various reasons but am very glad that I can call Springfield my home. I have always felt safe in....

    Read 247 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 115,075,

  10. #25 Best Cities to Buy a House in America.

    Omaha

    City in Nebraska,

    1231 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Nearby Resident says Honestly, I love Omaha. Coming from Columbus, Ohio, it’s definitely a great and safe place to raise a family or buy a house. The city looks to be expanding and building a lot more homes and....

    Read 1231 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 479,529,

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