Buying a home is no easy task. You’ll need to save up for a down payment, make sure your credit is in order, meet with mortgage lenders, and spend time shopping around.

But first, you’ll want to consider where you’re buying. After all, real estate agents don’t harp about “location, location, location” for nothing.

New data from SmartAsset shows the best cities for first-time homebuyers — that is, where homes are affordable and it’s easy to get a mortgage — considering seven factors:

http://www.businessinsider.com/best-us-cities-for-first-time-homebuyers-2017-4?nr_email_referer=1&utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_content=YourMoneySelect&pt=385758&ct=Sailthru_BI_Newsletters&mt=8

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