Historical injustices and discriminatory practices have marred the path to homeownership for Black Americans. However, despite these obstacles, some cities across the country offer promising opportunities to achieve homeownership, according to a recent analysis by financial services company SmartAsset. The study ranked 185 metro areas based on affordability, growth potential, competition and demographics – here are among the top ranked cities for first-time home buyers.
Finding the best city for first-time Black homebuyers is a critical step toward building wealth for Black families. Access the full analysis here for more information on key findings and other top-ranking cities.