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10. Las Vegas, Nevada

9. Denver, Colorado

8. Chicago, Illinois

7. Seattle, Washington

6. Houston, Texas

5. Phoenix, Arizona

4. Orlando, Florida

3. Dallas/ Fort Worth, Texas

2. Tampa/Sarasota, Florida

1. Atlanta, Georgia - Home Price Growth Forecast: 5.3 percent

Between a relatively low cost of living (less than half of what Manhattan's is) and dozens of Fortune 500 companies to offer jobs in the area, it's no wonder Atlanta has had the #1 ranking four years running.