Lincoln, NE

Appreciation rates for homes in Lincoln have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 15.10%, which ranks in the top 50% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Lincoln house appreciation rate of 1.42%.

NeighborhoodScout’s data show that during the latest twelve months, Lincoln’s appreciation rate, at 4.54%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Lincoln’s appreciation rate has been 1.15%, which annualizes to a rate of 4.67%.

Relative to Nebraska, our data show that Lincoln’s latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 60% of the other cities and towns in Nebraska.



Average Annual Home Appreciation Rate

Total # of Homes for Sale in this Market

Median Home Price

Median Rent
$758 per room

Home Price Range
57.36% of homes are between $106,001 - $212,000

Median Sales Price

Number of "Troubled" homes(in some form of foreclosure)

Median Foreclosure Sales Price

Foreclosure Discount

Most Common Home Type
57.40% of homes are SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED

% of Vacant Homes

% of Renters

% of Owner Occupied

People Living Below Poverty Level

Unemployment Rate

Is this area perfect for Real Estate deals going on right now?

With the history of positive appreciation in the Lincoln area, a rental property (based on the much higher than average rental rates) could be a profitable investment for the savvy buy and hold investor.