The Street reports that according to, Tacoma will be a hot housing market for millennials in the coming year. "Trulia identified markets with strongest growth potential in the New Year. The rankings are based on strong job growth, high affordability, a greater percentage of people searching for homes within each metro area as opposed to outside of it, and a large percentage of the population who are millennials."

So what is Tacoma's appeal? As the article describes, approximately 25% of the metro area's population are millennials" and "homeowners need a minimum of 29% of household income to be able to afford a home."