I was fortunate to grow up in the Bay Area, San Jose to be exact, but now even more fortunate to live and work in Auburn which is a small rural town about 30 minutes east of Sacramento. I say this not just because its a terrific place to live but because as a Realtor in Auburn, Ca I get to sell homes in Sacramento one of the Hottest Real Estate Markets according to a recent article put out by Realtor.com. In fact, it actually ranked higher than my old stomping grounds in San Jose. And if you know San Jose’s real estate market at all, this is a huge undertaking!
A team of researchers used the following criteria to come up with the TOP 20: They looked at the median days on market and the number of views per listing on Realtor.com to find the 20 hottest markets among the country’s medium-to-large metropolitan areas. In these metro areas—which may include several nearby communities—buyers are motivated and homes for sale are here today, gone tomorrow.
Check out the full article to be able to see the entire list of top markets. There are some definite surprises!