About a week ago, Realtor.com released its Turnaround Towns report on the nation’s housing markets that are leading the housing recovery.
These markets were compared as part of a group of the 145 largest housing markets in the country. To make the list, the markets needed to have among the fastest change in median list price and the largest declines in median age of inventory and total inventory between the second quarters of 2012 and 2013.
Apparently it’s a good time to be on the West Coast. The Portland Metro area (includes Vancouver, WA stats) comes in at #8 with Seattle at #5. All other markets except for Detroit Michigan are in California.
Here’s an infographic of the results: