Where to Live Now
From the best housing markets and hot real estate trends, to overviews on things to do in cities, and articles about how people live, our Real Estate section provides valuable insight into communities. If you're looking for the best places to live, reasons to move to a city, researching home buying or just browsing for ideas you'll want to check these stories out.
There's no such thing as "one size fits all" when it comes to retirement. Find your perfect fit here.
If you're looking for a fun, affordable, unexpectedly cool place to call home, it's time to give Indiana a second look.
We analyzed everything from affordable childcare to number of candy stores to find the best places in America to raise your kids. Can you guess which city is #1?
Research proves that millennials have a love affair with libraries. These small cities deliver more books for your buck.
Norman, OK, is a friendly, affordable city full of great food, art and opportunity. That famous football team? Just the cherry on top.
It’s still possible to buy a home with a salary of $50,000 or less — you just have to know where to look.
"When we came to visit Madison, we looked at real estate prices just for fun and were blown away by what we discovered."
Can you guess which cities made the list?
From job opportunities to social circles to breakfast tacos, here's what inspired people to settle down in their college towns.
Think college towns are just for students? Think again. These small cities and towns are amazing places to live at any stage of life.
These high-altitude spots offer residents an active lifestyle and stunning scenery — without breaking the bank.
Is living in Oregon really like a sketch from "Portlandia"? We asked a local to give us the scoop.
Stunning views. Car-free streets. White sand beaches. What's it really like to call paradise home?
It's hard to picture these cities without snow on the ground. But take our word for it: their summer alter egos are sunny, gorgeous and full of fun things to do.
Ever thought about renovating an old house or opening your own B&B? You definitely need to read this.
Jobs, affordable housing and great schools help these cities lure families to the Lone Star State.
This artsy desert town delivers beauty and fun for tourists and residents alike — without the Palm Springs price tag.
Moving to Florida? Here are 11 great cities in The Sunshine State
We asked professional travelers where (and why) they decided to put down roots — their answers might surprise you.
Outdoor recreation, jobs and lower housing costs make these cities the best places for families to live and play.
Pondering a move to paradise? Here's where to live.
Ever dreamed of living in The Aloha State but assumed it was too expensive? This list is for you.
Ever wondered what it's really like to trade a crowded highway for open water? We did too. So we hopped on a Washington ferry to ask.
From climate to cost of living to craft beer, here's everything you need to know before relocating to North Carolina.
A global survey found something surprising: the definition of a "best place" doesn't change much from Fargo to Tokyo.
There are many reasons why this Pacific Northwest state is one of the most popular in the country right now. Here are eight of them.
Today's millennials are forgoing big coastal metropolises for smaller towns and cities — here's where they're going (and why).
Our 2018 Best Places to Live list includes a mix of familiar names and exciting newcomers. Can you guess which city nabbed the #1 spot?
Can you guess which cities are made the cut?
These shuttered malls were reborn in the most unexpected ways — and transformed their communities in the process.