Housing Inventory June 7th Update: Inventory Increased Week-over-week

One of the key questions for 2021 is: Will inventory increase as the pandemic subsides, or will inventory decrease further in 2021?

Tracking inventory will be very important this year.

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This inventory graph is courtesy of Altos Research.

As of June 4th, inventory was at 329 thousand (7 day average), compared to 706 thousand the same week a year ago.  That is a decline of 53.3%.
A week ago, inventory was at 327 thousand, and was down 54.5% YoY.  Seasonally, inventory has bottomed.  
Inventory was about 7.5% above the low in early April.
Mike Simonsen discusses this data regularly on Youtube.