Here is our usual table of Cromford® Market Index values for the single-family markets in the 17 largest cities.  In regards to the Comford Market Index, anything over 100 is a sellers' market, 100 is a balanced market and under 100 is a buyers' market.

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In the first few days of last week there was little sign of the pandemic having an effect of the housing market. However, March 19, 20, & 21 (Thursday, Friday and especially, Saturday), has given us much more to chew on. There are a number of effects happening at the s...

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...active supply was counted at just over 12,000 listings for all of Greater Phoenix.  This is down 32% from this time last year and excruciatingly low.

Single-family supply is down dramatically from this time last year in most locations. Counting active listings without a contract here is what we find:

  • Gilbert - down 50% from 615 to 307

  • Glendale - down 46% from 574 to 310

  • Mesa - down 45% from 985 to 539

  • ...

Buyers waiting for prices to come down have been sorely disappointed so far in 2019.

For Buyers:


The news media is filled with short-term predictions regarding the economy and how it will, or will not, affect real estate prices.  It’s understandable for buyers to want their home to appreciate in value after they purchase, who doesn’t?  However there is...