A news report in the Tri-Cities Area Journal of Business lists Kennewick as the best place to buy a home in the entire state of Washington!

John McKay

The report came from a site called HomeArea.com an online neighborhood and real estate resource for consumers and researchers.

The report is based on the price to buy a home vs. renting!

Kennewick’s median monthly mortgage costs are $1,326. Its median monthly rent, including utilities, is $782, according to HomeArea.com.

Spokane Valley ranked No. 2, Vancouver No. 3., Yakima No. 4 and Spokane No. 5.

Pasco ranked No. 13.