Originally Posted by haha
Are you thinking that a 4% increase in the number of houses listed for sale is HUGE? Seems low to me and probably explainable as the yearly increase that happens each year when the portion of buyers that want to close before school starts stop buying and the unsold listings sit because the realtors signed sellers to terms past August. And what is 4%? And extra 40 homes on the market? Is that really big against all the homes in the area?
A measley 1.2% increase in 18 metro areas with all the Credit/bubble/blah-blah talk seems to indicate that it is all talk. Do you see it differently or did you think the 4% was low also?