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Cities with the fastest-growing real estate markets in every state

  • Cities with the fastest-growing real estate markets in every state
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    Cities with the fastest-growing real estate markets in every state

    Supply and demand drive the real estate market, affecting everything from building and lot values to availability for buyers and sellers. These forces are usually closely aligned with an area's economy, job market, population, demographics, location, interest rates, and several other constantly evolving factors. The 2008 housing market crash and subsequent recession put an enormous strain on the economy and real estate market; but today, things seem to be looking up in many areas around the nation.

    Stacker put together a list of the fastest-growing real estate markets in every state using data from virtual real estate marketplace Zillow. We took the median home prices from November 2017 until October 2018 and then calculated the percentage change. The city from each of the 50 states with the highest percentage increase is listed here alphabetically. Read through the list and see if your state is on the up and up in terms of real estate!

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  • Alaska: Homer
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    Alaska: Homer

    Percentage increase: 6.41%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $268,225
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $252,075

  • Alabama: Gardendale
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    Alabama: Gardendale

    Percentage increase: 30.13%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $232,900
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $178,975

  • Arkansas: Springdale
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    Arkansas: Springdale

    Percentage increase: 15.44%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $222,950
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $193,130

  • Arizona: Catalina
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    Arizona: Catalina

    Percentage increase: 30.73%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $329,975
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $252,400

  • California: Sunnyvale
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    California: Sunnyvale

    Percentage increase: 24.26%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $1,490,328
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $1,199,344

  • Colorado: Alamosa
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    Colorado: Alamosa

    Percentage increase: 27.5%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $204,950
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $160,739

  • Connecticut: Putnam
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    Connecticut: Putnam

    Percentage increase: 18.14%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $209,400
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $177,250

  • Delaware: Fenwick Island
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    Delaware: Fenwick Island

    Percentage increase: 10.97%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $669,675
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $603,450

  • Florida: Leisure City
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    Florida: Leisure City

    Percentage increase: 26.83%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $232,425
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $183,250

  • Georgia: Trenton
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    Georgia: Trenton

    Percentage increase: 24.62%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $184,500
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $148,050

  • Hawaii: Lahaina
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    Hawaii: Lahaina

    Percentage increase: 15.78%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $915,500
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $790,750

  • Iowa: Sioux Center
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    Iowa: Sioux Center

    Percentage increase: 13.27%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $254,000
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $224,250

  • Idaho: Idaho Falls
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    Idaho: Idaho Falls

    Percentage increase: 26.38%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $229,950
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $181,950

  • Illinois: Harvard
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    Illinois: Harvard

    Percentage increase: 19.87%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $174,925
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $145,925

  • Indiana: Martinsville
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    Indiana: Martinsville

    Percentage increase: 23.5%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $117,450
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $95,100

  • Kansas: Park City
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    Kansas: Park City

    Percentage increase: 16.6%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $154,375
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $132,400

  • Kentucky: Dry Ridge
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    Kentucky: Dry Ridge

    Percentage increase: 21.22%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $204,950
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $169,075

  • Louisiana: Saint Amant
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    Louisiana: Saint Amant

    Percentage increase: 18.11%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $230,080
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $194,800

  • Massachusetts: Lincoln
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    Massachusetts: Lincoln

    Percentage increase: 22.24%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $1,552,500
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $1,270,000

  • Maryland: Temple Hills
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    Maryland: Temple Hills

    Percentage increase: 13.56%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $229,900
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $202,450

  • Maine: Bridgton
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    Maine: Bridgton

    Percentage increase: 18.86%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $252,450
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $212,400

  • Michigan: Flat Rock
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    Michigan: Flat Rock

    Percentage increase: 23.89%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $207,400
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $167,400

  • Minnesota: North Mankato
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    Minnesota: North Mankato

    Percentage increase: 23.01%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $234,950
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $191,000

  • Missouri: Osage Beach
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    Missouri: Osage Beach

    Percentage increase: 22.75%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $223,700
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $182,245

  • Mississippi: Greenville
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    Mississippi: Greenville

    Percentage increase: 17.78%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $114,250
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $97,000

  • Montana: Eureka
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    Montana: Eureka

    Percentage increase: 12.97%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $334,950
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $296,500

  • North Carolina: Grandy
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    North Carolina: Grandy

    Percentage increase: 30.84%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $234,200
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $179,000

  • North Dakota: Watford City
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    North Dakota: Watford City

    Percentage increase: 5.24%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $287,725
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $273,400

  • Nebraska: Nebraska City
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    Nebraska: Nebraska City

    Percentage increase: 19.87%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $156,675
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $130,700

  • New Hampshire: Bow
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    New Hampshire: Bow

    Percentage increase: 20.19%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $387,500
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $322,400

  • New Jersey: Roselle
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    New Jersey: Roselle

    Percentage increase: 23.15%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $219,975
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $178,630

  • New Mexico: Sandia Park
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    New Mexico: Sandia Park

    Percentage increase: 11.41%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $468,500
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $420,500

  • Nevada: Pahrump
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    Nevada: Pahrump

    Percentage increase: 17.33%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $217,000
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $184,950

  • New York: Calverton
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    New York: Calverton

    Percentage increase: 21.12%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $438,450
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $361,998

  • Ohio: Steubenville
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    Ohio: Steubenville

    Percentage increase: 26.75%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $82,325
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $64,950

  • Oklahoma: Eufaula
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    Oklahoma: Eufaula

    Percentage increase: 23.06%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $193,725
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $157,425

  • Oregon: Madras
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    Oregon: Madras

    Percentage increase: 26.66%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $227,300
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $179,450

  • Pennsylvania: Folcroft
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    Pennsylvania: Folcroft

    Percentage increase: 23.19%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $117,000
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $94,975

  • Rhode Island: Westerly
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    Rhode Island: Westerly

    Percentage increase: 16.77%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $442,450
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $378,900

  • South Carolina: West Union
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    South Carolina: West Union

    Percentage increase: 28.1%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $274,450
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $214,250

  • South Dakota: Belle Fourche
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    South Dakota: Belle Fourche

    Percentage increase: 16.25%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $188,099
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $161,800

  • Tennessee: Smyrna
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    Tennessee: Smyrna

    Percentage increase: 25.57%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $272,741
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $217,200

  • Texas: Port Lavaca
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    Texas: Port Lavaca

    Percentage increase: 21.5%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $228,700
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $188,225

  • Utah: Ivins
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    Utah: Ivins

    Percentage increase: 16.33%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $431,175
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $370,650

  • Virginia: Covington
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    Virginia: Covington

    Percentage increase: 37.48%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $141,438
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $102,875

  • Vermont: Ludlow
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    Vermont: Ludlow

    Percentage increase: 20.25%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $304,250
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $253,025

  • Washington: Lakebay
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    Washington: Lakebay

    Percentage increase: 32.92%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $321,600
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $241,950

  • Wisconsin: Wisconsin Rapids
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    Wisconsin: Wisconsin Rapids

    Percentage increase: 19.71%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $114,925
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $96,000

  • West Virginia: Vienna
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    West Virginia: Vienna

    Percentage increase: 15.58%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $159,150
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $137,700

  • Wyoming: Jackson
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    Wyoming: Jackson

    Percentage increase: 8.79%
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2017 - October 2018: $1,509,500
    Average of median home listing prices from November 2016 - October 2017: $1,387,500

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