Out of 50 major housing markets in America, just 6 now have more new real estate listings now than before the pandemic. Here’s what that might mean


San Francisco is one of the areas with more new listings now than pre-pandemic.

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Even as mortgage rates continue their upward climb (see the lowest rates you can qualify for here), home prices have continued to rise. And one big factor in those rising home prices is that America is currently facing a real estate inventory shortage. Between supply chain issues and material shortages, the United States is short more than 3 million homes, according to data from Freddie Mac, which isn’t helped by the speed bumps in building…

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