Builder Magazine: The 8 Healthiest Housing Markets
#2 Fort Collins-Loveland
#7 Colorado Springs
Many of the housing markets projected to have the biggest gains into 2012 tend to be the home to major universities, strong private sector employment, or have nearby military bases, according to a list of the healthiest housing markets by Builder Magazine. Builder teamed with Hanley Wood Market Intelligence to compile its annual list of the healthiest housing markets in the country, factoring in housing projections from Moody’s Economy.com. The list was based on projected price appreciation, population growth, income growth, and improving employment picture.
The following are the eight cities that topped Builder’s list, including projected housing permits in 2011 and 2012….see all 8