Winston-Salem ranks 37th on the National Association of Realtors’ list of the nation’s 100 largest metros ranked based on forecasted home sales for 2018.

The Winston-Salem metro is expected to see a 3.00 percent increase in home sales and a 3.21 percent increase in home prices next year, putting it ahead of other major markets including San Francisco, Phoenix and Minneapolis. Winston-Salem is ahead of Raleigh in projected sales growth and ahead of Charlotte in projected price growth.