Thirteen Colorado cities – including two in Boulder County – ranked among the Best Housing Markets in the U.S., according to WalletHub’s report released in August, 2017.
The report compares 300 small, mid-size and large U.S. cities across 21 key indicators of “Real Estate Market” – which ranked housing-market attractiveness and “Affordability and Economic Environment.”
Each dimension was evaluated with weighted metrics, listed below, and then graded on a 100-point scale, with a score of 100 representing the healthiest. The cities were then rank-ordered.
Most of the metrics fall in the real estate market category.
Real estate market metrics are: home value forecast, median home-price appreciation, average days for selling, share of homes…