Philadelphia Named One of the Most Affordable and Trendy Cities for 2022
Trendy AND affordable? Philadelphia is one of those cities.
According to Realtor.com®, Philadelphia is the third trendiest and most affordable city in the country, thanks to a plethora of social activities, such as breweries, yoga studios and independent cinemas, as well as affordable homes, making it an opportunity for first-time buyers to participate in.
“There are so many areas of the city that fly under the radar that are seeing great rejuvenation. They may not be the hip places everyone is talking about or some of the areas that are getting a lot of press,” said PAR President-elect Al Perry. “But areas like Southwest Philly and Mayfair offer a lot of affordable housing.”
The median listing price of a home in Philadelphia is $312,450, below the current national median list price of $379,000. However, there are plenty of properties available for more affordable prices, Perry said.
Read more from the PA Association of Realtors.