Realtor.com has monthly and weekly data on the existing home market. Here is their weekly report released today from economist Jiayi Xu: Weekly Housing Trends View — Data Week Ending Feb 18, 2023• Active inventory growth continued to climb with for-sale homes up 67% above one year ago. Inventories of for-sale homes rose again, on par with the yearly gains we saw last week. With new listings declining, the growing number of homes for sale reflects still-low buyer interest amid high costs rather than an influx of sellers is driving this increase. Even after these huge gains, January data show that nationwide there are still more than 40% fewer homes for sale than were available pre-pandemic, helping to explain why neither sellers nor buyers feel particularly excited about this current housing market.
• New listings–a measure of sellers putting homes up for sale–were again down, this week by 18% from one year ago. . For 33 weeks now, fewer homeowners put their homes on the market for sale than at this time last year. After smaller declines in the first few weeks of the year, the gap has widened for a fourth week, indicating lower seller interest than we saw one year ago.Here is a graph of the year-over-year change in inventory according to realtor.com.
Inventory is still up sharply year-over-year; however, the increase has slowed recently.