January market reports: Inventories are down to the wire

January is the month when real estate markets traditionally take a breather to restock their shelves for the spring season. In the final quarter of 2016, record demand powered by concern over mortgage interest rates and rising prices encouraged buyers to clear the shelves of depleted supplies -- and strong sales continued into the new year, too ...

January market reports: Inventories are down to the wire

January is the month when real estate markets traditionally take a breather to restock their shelves for the spring season. In the final quarter of 2016, record demand powered by concern over mortgage interest rates and rising prices encouraged buyers to clear the shelves of depleted supplies -- and strong sales continued into the new year, too ...