Killeen provides the three qualities potential homeowners prioritize the most: affordability, low competition, and growth potential, the report says. Median home prices there were sitting under $253,000.
To determine the best markets for first-time homebuyers, SmartAsset ranked 185 metro areas based on metrics measuring affordability, growth potential, competition and demographics.
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Killeen Area Growth Study Presentation