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Housing Affordability

These Are the 10 States Where It Costs the Most to Buy a Home

States where it costs the most to buy a home

Unfortunately, home prices are also extremely high right now, largely because of limited inventory and high demand due to those low mortgage rates. In fact, in June 2020, there were 18.2% fewer homes for sale compared with the prior year — and such a low inventory has driven the median price of existing homes up to $295,300. Here are the states where it costs the most to buy a home.