Did You Know…

A $1,000 increase in the price of a new home prices out 380 families from home ownership in the Upstate?  According to the National Association of Home Builders, the average price of a new home in the Upstate is $277,468.  The income needed to qualify for an average-priced new home is $67,900, almost $9,000 higher than the median household income of $58,200.