Historical: U.S. NAR: Monthly Supply of Homes

Monthly supply of U.S. home sales data from the National Association of Realtors.

It is commonly held that a six-month supply of home sales shows a market to be in equilibrium and these data are used to gauge the state of a local market. Deviation from that figure can tell you about the current status of the market and may help to anticipate future behavior. National Association of Realtors Monthly Supply of Homes data are expressed in months on the market.

  • Coverage: More than 100 OMB-defined metropolitan statistical areas (MSA) and metropolitan divisions (beginning in 1990)
  • Variables: Home Sales Series
  • Periodicity: Monthly
  • Updates: Monthly