D.C. a top metro for millennial homebuyers

  • National Association of Realtors ranked Washington D.C. as one of the best metros for homebuying millennials.
  • As of 2014, 28 percent of the incoming D.C. population was comprised of millennials.
  • Austin, Charleston, Portland and Seattle also ranked in the top 10.

You hear it time and time again: Millennials aren’t buying homes. But it might just depend on the city that you cover. The National Association of Realtors recently released a list of the best cities for millennials to buy a home among the nation’s 100 largest metro areas, and Washington D.C was at the top of the list.