Well, folks if you’re looking to buy in Seattle you know it’s a tough market. But if you’re considering moving within the Seattle area you’re in luck. Because a list of the best places to buy a house in the Seattle area just came out and some of the spots might surprise you.

The list was compiled by Niche and is based on several factors including things like home values, housing costs, and also data from the census. And we say the data might surprise you because the areas they include as the “Seattle area” are a bit wider than what we consider to be Seattle. Regardless, it’s still interesting to see what might be the state’s next hot housing market.

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The top three areas were North Redmond, Sammamish Valley, and Sammamish Plateau. All three areas received an overall average A grade from Niche. So if you’re eyeing the Eastside, you know just where to look. And what we like about this ranking is that you can toggle between other rankings like best places to live and also most diverse places.

If you’d like to check out more of the ranking results from Niche you can click here. And if you’re looking to buy we wish you the best of luck. Who knows where you might end up next! With that, have a great weekend Seattle.JTNDZGl2JTIwaWQlM0QlMjJtb2JpbGUtYWQtb25seSUyMiUzRSUwQSUzQyUyMS0tJTIwU2VhdHRsZSUyMC0lMjBNb2JpbGUlMjAtLSUzRSUwQSUzQ2lucyUyMGNsYXNzJTNEJTIyYWRzYnlnb29nbGUlMjIlMEElMjAlMjAlMjAlMjAlMjBzdHlsZSUzRCUyMmRpc3BsYXklM0FibG9jayUzQndpZHRoJTNBMzIwcHglM0JoZWlnaHQlM0E1MHB4JTNCJTIyJTBBJTIwJTIwJTIwJTIwJTIwZGF0YS1hZC1jbGllbnQlM0QlMjJjYS1wdWItNTUyMTg1Njk1NTQ5NzQ1NiUyMiUwQSUyMCUyMCUyMCUyMCUyMGRhdGEtYWQtc2xvdCUzRCUyMjE2MjcxNzI5NDclMjIlM0UlM0MlMkZpbnMlM0UlMEElM0MlMkZkaXYlM0U=