Buying your first home can be stressful and scary. Luckily, there are numerous Idaho first-time home buyer programs that can help ease the process. What's even better is Boise was just named the seventh best cities for first-time home buyers.

Wallet Hub just released the top cities for first time home buyers. To determine the most favorable housing markets for first-time buyers, WalletHub’s analysts took the pulse of real estate in 300 cities of varying sizes. Their data set ranges from housing affordability to real-estate tax rate to property-crime rate.

Top 20 Best Cities For First-Time Home Buyers:

1 Overland Park, KS
2 Greeley, CO
3 Thornton, CO
4 Cedar Rapids, IA
5 Westminster, CO
6 Longmont, CO
7 Boise, ID
8 Lincoln, NE
9 Centennial, CO
10 Lexington, KY
11 Salt Lake City, UT
12 Amarillo, TX
13 Allen, TX
14 Broken Arrow, OK
15 Louisville, KY
16 Davenport, IA
17 Arvada, CO
18 Sterling Heights, MI
19 Fort Collins, CO
20 Springfield, IL