One of the most common sayings that one may hear surrounding Real Estate is to, “buy the worst house in the best neighborhood”. This idea has been passed down for so long that nearly everyone has heard it and takes it as fact. It just makes sense, right? Given that a house is surrounded by homes which are priced higher, those higher values will naturally pull the lower ones up. Given that buying a home is one of the largest investments that anyone will make in their lifetime, shouldn’t we be making sure that this logic is sound?