PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — For the second year in a row, a new study has ranked Pittsburgh as the best city in the nation for first time homebuyers.READ MORE: Deadline Day To Register To Vote In Pennsylvania For Upcoming Election
SmartAsset says people looking to buy their first homes in the Steel City should be excited about the affordability of local homes.
The average price per square foot of home in Pittsburgh is only $91, which is 13th lowest in the study.
SmartAsset also says first-time homebuyers can also feel confident that their home won’t lose value right off the bat.
Pittsburgh had zero year-over-year quarters of negative growth in home values between 2012 and 2017.READ MORE: Eradicate Hate Global Summit To Kick Off In Pittsburgh On Monday
That was tied for first in the nation.
Other cities that made the list include:
-Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
-Houston, TexasMORE NEWS: Unvaccinated People Could Create Dangerous Fifth Wave Of COVID-19 Cases