Anyone trying to buy a house can tell you that it’s been extremely competitive lately, and in some areas it’s been nearly impossible. There are parts of the country where the housing market is hotter than ever, and a new report reveals the ones that are the absolute hottest.
- Zillow has come out with their picks for the Hottest Housing Markets for 2022.
- While the company expects the housing market to cool down a bit this year, buyers in cities in their Top 10 should expect to see strong competition, rising prices and limited inventory that won’t be available for long.
- Topping the list as the hottest market for 2022 is Tampa, Florida, where home values are predicted to grow 24.6%.
Zillow’s Top 10 Housing Markets for 2022
- Tampa, FL
- Jacksonville, FL
- Raleigh, NC
- San Antonio, TX
- Charlotte, NC
- Nashville, TN
- Atlanta, GA
- Phoenix, AZ
- Orlando, FL
- Austin, TX
- As for the coolest markets in the country, they include big cities like New York, Milwaukee, San Francisco, Chicago and San Jose. But that doesn’t mean it will be easy to get homes in any of them. Zillow projects home values to still grow by at least 10% over the next 12 months, although San Fran will only grow by 9.9%.