The 50 Best Places To Buy a Home For Under  250 000

EXCERPT: “Now is a good time to buy a home. At least, that’s what more than half of Americans polled by the National Association of Realtors believe. However, the survey found that those with higher incomes were more likely than those with lower incomes to say it’s a good time to buy a home. ‘Not surprisingly, as incomes increase, the process of buying a home is less of a strain,’ said Lawrence Yun, chief economist at the National Association of Realtors, in a press release. Considering that the median home list price in the U.S. is $289,000, according to Zillow, it’s also not surprising that people making less than six figures aren’t as likely to think it’s a good time to buy homes. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t affordable homes to be found. In fact, GOBankingRates discovered 50 places where the median home list price is below the national median and the quality of life is good.” FULL STORY: