With home prices rising just about everywhere, first-time buyers are set to enter one of the most competitive markets imaginable this spring. Across the country, homes are selling within days and after multiple offers, pricing out buyers of all ages—especially millennials, who’ve made up the majority of first-timers for the past few years.
No getting around it, things are tough out there. So where are the best cities for stressed-out first-time home buyers to nail a deal in 2021? Realtor.com crunched the numbers to find out.