New listings of homes for sale were 6% above 2019 levels
Key housing market takeaways for 434 U.S. metro areas during the 4-week period ending September 13:
- Median home sale price increased 13% from 2019 to $319,261—the highest on record. The 13% year-over-year increase was the largest since October 2013.
- Pending home sales climbed 27% year over year.
- New listings of homes for sale were up 6% from a year ago.
- Active listings (the number of homes listed for sale at any point during the period) fell 28% from 2019 to