Select a New Section:

Buffalo, New York   Add Favorite    76 Reviews | Review This Place

Real Estate in Buffalo


-Pleasant summers
-Nearby recreation
-Arts and culture


-Some unattractive areas
-Winter snow

What Bert Has To Say About Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls Metro Area

New York’s second largest city is a major port and “rust belt” manufacturing center, although its industries are in various stages of decline. Heavy lake-effect snows make Buffalo one of the snowiest metropolitan areas in the country. Downtown is unremarkable but clean and improving, although there are many gritty areas around the city. But lake effects bring notably pleasant weather in spring, summer, and early fall, and there is a strong assortment of cultural amenities, historic districts, and architectural highlights with few crowds.

Bert Suggests test-driving a neighborhood in Buffalo with an affordable short term rental. Click here to find the right place on Airbnb.


Quick Facts About Buffalo

    The unemployment rate in Buffalo is 5.90 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Buffalo jobs have Increased by 0.68 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Buffalo's cost of living is 16.30% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Buffalo's population is 258,071 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -21.35 percent.
    Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Buffalo is $116,530. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 41.73%.
    Buffalo public schools spend $27,140 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.2 students per teacher in Buffalo.

Buffalo, New York Ranked & Rated

Buffalo Housing Market

It's a good time to buy in Buffalo. Home Appreciation is up 8.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Buffalo Real Estate.
The median home price in Buffalo is $116,530. Browse Homes in this Range.
Learn More
Mortgage Calculator     Home Equity Calculator

Reviews for Buffalo, New York


Star Rating Not a fan. Not for me. Just okay. Great place. The best place.
Mouse over the stars for your rating and click to rate.
Start Your Review of Buffalo, NY

Dont Move Here

I have to agree with Michael. I grew up in WNY and throughout the years as I transitioned into adulthood this sad truth of "not welcoming others" became very apparent... (Read More)



Dont Move Here

I grew up in WNY and throughout the years as I transitioned into adulthood the idea that this area was unwelcoming to others became very real and apparent to me. In... (Read More)



growing city

Buffalo is growing being redeveloped and is becoming a great place to live. The only real draw back is the brutal winters (great ski... (Read More)



Side-by-Side Comparison

Compare Buffalo, New York to any other place in the USA.

Ask A Buffalo Expert

This place does not have any experts.
How To Become An Expert Here

Select a New Section: