The metro Phoenix housing market broke records in 2020 according to the Cromford Report. Home sales in Pinal and Maricopa County set new records for highest listing success rate, highest average price for monthly sales and annual sales, and highest square foot price for listings, monthly and annual sales. Still, as set forth in Buying Cheaper Than Renting – Again, despite these gains, buying a home is still the less expensive choice than renting in much of the Valley of the Sun.

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