Wichita-area housing ‘looks pretty good’ – Wichita is the fourth-best market in the nation

The Wichita Metropolitan Statistical Area is the fourth-best in the nation for home price appreciation, according to a study released by the National Association of Realtors. Wichita’s third-quarter 2008 median price of $125,300 was up 5.5 percent, ranking the area behind Elmira, N.Y., Decatur, Ill., and Bloomington-Normal, Ill. The reason: Housing markets with good economies […]