Dollar sales were up 10% versus last year, while the number of houses sold was up 4%. The difference in these numbers represents rising home prices.
Total inventory — or the total number of houses available for sale — is down almost 12% versus last year.
There is currently a 8 month supply of used homes on the market (based on the current sales pace). This is almost two months better than last year, at 9 months. This can very considerably by area, however, even across different price ranges within the same area.
The average days on market (days it takes to sell) for used homes was 137 in March, or about 4.5 months.
If you have a house lingering on the market and are looking for other options to sell it quickly, call us at 205-390-1050. We buy houses in Birmingham and the surrounding metro area. If you want to sell your house fast, we have multiple options available to you. You may inquire about selling your house on our website as well: www.WeBuyBham.com.