Homes from the fastest- and slowest-growing markets

Here are 12 median-priced homes in markets around the nation. Some of these markets are still gaining ground but in others, prices are headed down.

Oro Valley, Arizona
12-month forecast: 4.6% loss
Oro Valley, Arizona
Median home price: $237,000
This home's price: $237,000
Bedrooms: 2
Baths: 2
Square footage: 1,085

Details: This "Sun City" home in a private setting outside Tucson city limits, has access to many community amenities, including golf, tennis, jogging and exercise and recreational facilities.

The agent for the property, Carole Carlton, says the community should hold its value better than most in the Tucson area.

"It attracts so many people," she says. Many of them are retirees from the north who live here half the year. The buyers tend to be very financially secure and there has been little speculative investment in Sun City.

Brokerage: Keller Williams Realty

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Syracuse

Scranton

Birmingham

Wichita

Edinburg, Texas

Massapequa

Orlando

North Miami

Oro Valley, Arizona

Las Vegas, Nevada

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