Get ready to jump in to the housing market as this is a great time to buy.
“Amid all the bad news about the housing market, there is some good newsâ€”for buyers. Plummeting prices have made homes more affordable. And a new tax break could provide a federal income tax credit of as much as $7,500 for qualified first-time buyers.”
Pittsburgh again noted as top city for affordable housing.
“Other big towns were much more affordable; among them, Cincinnati, St. Louis, Pittsburgh, Atlanta, Minneapolis, Denver, Dallas, Washington, and Las Vegas, where 60 to 80 percent of homes were within reach of median income families. ”