Housing

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Virginia Beach residents benefit from a vast selection of housing opportunities to suit any lifestyle, including urban, resort, waterfront, rural, agricultural, single-family, apartments, and condominiums.

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According to the National Association of REALTORS, the average existing-home price in the Virginia Beach MSA is $260,900. Here is how that figure compares to other MSAs.​​​

MSAMEDIAN EXISTING HOME SALE PRICE
Virginia Beach$260,900​
Atlanta$271,800
Philadelphia$286,800
Jacksonville$288,000
Charlotte, NC$309,700
Raleigh$336,700
Charleston, SC$337,100
Baltimore$342,000
Portland$371,600
Miami$410,000
New York, NY$452,400
Washington, DC$492,000
Boston$588,100
Seattle$617,700
Los Angeles$708,900
San Francisco$1,125,000

Source: National Association of Realtors ​Median Existing Home Sale Price;​ Q3​ 2020