Northwest Austin continues to have low stock of newly listed homes coming on the market for sale

Because most of Northwest Austin is built out, homebuyers have few options for new housing, according to Metrostudy data.

Because most of Northwest Austin is built out, homebuyers have few options for new housing, according to Metrostudy data.

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Citywide the months of inventory is still on a decline in the metro’s tight real estate market. Months of inventory is the amount of time it would take for all homes on the market to sell if no new homes came online.

In May, the city of Austin had 1.7 months of inventory. A healthy market typically has 6 months of stock, according to the Texas A&M Real Estate Center.
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By Amy Denney

Amy has been reporting in community journalism since 2007. She worked in the Chicago suburbs for three years before migrating south and joined Community Impact Newspaper in September 2010. Amy has been editor of the Northwest Austin publication since August 2012 and she is also the transportation beat reporter for the Austin area.


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