It's crystal ball time again, as business solutions company Moneypenny predicts which states in the country will be in the best economic position by 2025.

To compile their list, Moneypenny took existing historical data for Zillow property prices, personal income per capita, and real GDP.

In analyzing the predicted value of homes across the country, Moneypenny's research found Washington at the top spot, followed by Hawaii, Massachusetts, California, and Idaho. The study determined the most affordable properties will be found in West Virginia.

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Richard Binder

Richard Binder, based in New York, is part of the social media team at ALM. He is also a 2014 recipient of the ASPBE Award for Excellence in the Humorous/Fun Department.