Top 10 most risky, least risky real estate markets

PMI analyzes unemployment, foreclosures, price volatility

Seven of the 10 housing markets with the highest risk of price declines in the next two years are in Florida, according to an analysis by PMI Mortgage Insurance Co.

PMI’s Risk Index, which takes into account factors including unemployment, foreclosures, inventory levels and price volatility, showed six of the 10 least risky markets during the fourth quarter were in North Dakota and Iowa.