Whether the homes is situated in the country, so it overlooks the countryside, or it is situated on a mountain, so it overlooks the city, generally, a homeowner will pay more for the scenic view that the house has to offer. It is not all about locality in Real Estate that influences the price of homes, several other factors weigh in in order to provide an accurate value of homes, however,one clear cut factor which affects price is the condition of the home. If the home is in need a lot of repair, the value will be negatively affected. The disadvantage of home prices hiking up is that it has become very difficult for many people to afford buying homes in such locations. Would you buy a home only for it's scenic view?