By the Engel & Völkers Team
As Veterans Day approaches, we honor and remember the men and women who risked their lives for the preservation of the free world, so that we may live in the safety and security of our own homes.
As many are aware, transitioning back into civilian life is often a daunting journey for Veterans and military families, which is why Veterans United Home Loans has released its third annual report of the 50 Best Cities for Veteran Homebuyers. In honor and support of these heroes, the ranking details the top Veteran-friendly cities in the United States to help the nation’s military community find their own place to call home.
Veterans United compared the 100 most populated U.S. cities based on four key dimensions: Economic Wellness, Employment, Availability of VA Benefits and Quality of Life for Veterans. The state of Texas dominates the rankings, where 12 out of 13 Texas cities analyzed rank in the top 50.
The top 10 cities for Veteran homebuyers include:
- San Antonio, TX
- Lincoln, NE
- Arlington, TX
- Raleigh, NC
- Oklahoma City, OK
- Colorado Springs, CO
- Boise, ID
- Jacksonville, FL
- Fort Worth, TX
- Columbus, OH
This Veterans Day, we honor and celebrate our nation’s heroes.
View Veterans United Home Loans’ full list, methodology, variables and sources here.