San Jose Named 2018's Hottest Housing Market in U.S.



San Jose is in the headlines again, this time as the hottest housing market in the U.S.

According to, the Heart of Silicon Valley climbed to the top of the list due in part to its high-paying tech jobs as well as its rising home values.

In fact, the website sites a 17.4 percent growth in home values over the last year alone, making San Jose's housing market the fastest growing among the country's 50 largest metros.

And let's not get started on the job market ...

"Glassdoor estimates that San Jose has 0.036 job openings per person – the highest rate among large U.S. metros."

San Jose is one of two Bay Area cities on the list.

Top 5 Hottest Markets in 2018, According to

  1. San Jose, CA
  2. Raleigh, NC
  3. Seattle, WA
  4. Charlotte, NC
  5. San Francisco, CA

See the other cities on the Top 10 list and read the details on