Texas Housing Markets Among Nation's Healthiest, WalletHub ReportsTexas Housing Markets Among Nation's Healthiest, WalletHub Reportshttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=99112015-07-31T09:53:00Z2015-07-31T00:00:00Z

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WalletHub) – WalletHub compared housing markets in 25 of the largest U.S. metros across ten key metrics to determine which markets were the healthiest. Three Texas metros ranked high overall.

San Antonio was the third healthiest market overall, while Austin ranked sixth and Houston tenth. Boston was first, followed by Oklahoma City.

The Alamo City also fared well under "Highest Equity Level," tying Philadelphia for fifth.

Austin ranked third in lowest percentage of underwater mortgages. San Antonio came in fifth. The cities had the lowest down payment percentage, with San Antonio first and Austin second.

Austin also had the fifth lowest percent of "easy" mortgages and the lowest rate of first-time homebuyer assistance.

San Antonio, Austin and Houston claimed the top three spots under "least access to home equity line of credit."

For details on this report, visit WalletHub's website.

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