Inventory of Active listed single-family homes, condos, and TICs in San Francisco increased 3% over the past two weeks and is currently running 37% higher on a year-over-year basis. Our listed inventory count does not include listings in any stage of contract (even those which are simply contingent) nor do they include multi-family listings (unless the units are individually listed).
With regard to any months of inventory calculations, keep in mind that while recorded sales activity in San Francisco was up almost 15% on a year-over-year basis in February according to DataQuick, this activity includes newly recorded closings in developments such as Infinity and One Rincon Hill (inventories for which are not included above and contracts for which were signed up to two years prior).
According to the San Francisco Association of Realtors, sales of listed single-family homes, condos, and TICs in San Francisco were down 16% on a year-over-year basis in February with condos/TICs off by 27% and single-family homes off by a relatively modest 6%. And according to a plugged-in reader, early results for March indicate listed sales volume in San Francisco was down over 30% on a year-over-year basis with months of inventory running at well over two-times the level of twelve months prior.
∙ SocketSite’s San Francisco Listed Housing Inventory Update: 3/31/08 [SocketSite]
∙ San Francisco Recorded Sales Activity In February: Up (14.9% YOY) [SocketSite]