Report: Austin fastest-moving housing market in nation

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — A new report finds Austin is the fastest-moving housing market in the country.

The report published by Zip Realty said the median number of days a house stays on the market in Austin is just 10 days. Washington, D.C. was second, followed by Dallas, Portland and Denver at 15 days.

Zip Realty also found when it came to price leaders, Sacramento took the top spot with a 15 percent year over year increase. Austin came in second with a 14 percent increase in sales price over last year. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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