Courtesy of Metropolitan Tucson Conventions & Tourism Bureau/David Jewell
The average home sale price fell 88 percent between 2009 and 2010 in this southwestern city surrounded by five mountain ranges and state and national parks. In 2010, newcomers to the area bought access to big-city amenities for an average home price of $147,731. Learn more about Tucson.
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