Three North Texas communities have wound up at the top of a list of the country's best real estate markets by WalletHub, the personal finance website. Frisco, McKinney and Allen are ranked as the three best real estate markets in the nation in the new comparison. Richardson and Carrollton also made it into the top 10. The communities were rated based on housing market factors and overall economic strength. WalletHub gave the worst real estate market ranking to communities in New Jersey, Connecticut and Miami Beach, Fla. Dallas-Fort Worth has had one of the fastest growing economies in the country with more than 100,000 new jobs added in the last year. Real estate prices in North Texas are at a record high and have been rising at roughly 10 percent annually for the last few years.
- Dallas Morning News, August 28, 2017