by Calculated Risk on 5/23/2022 09:19:00 AM
Altos reports inventory is up year-over-year!
Inventory usually declines in the winter, and then increases in the spring. Inventory bottomed seasonally at the beginning of March 2022 and is now up 43% since then.
This inventory graph is courtesy of Altos Research.
Inventory is still very low. Compared to the same week in 2021, inventory is up 6.4% from 324 thousand, however compared to the same week in 2020, and inventory is down 52.5% from 724 thousand. Compared to 3 years ago, inventory is down 63.3% from 938 thousand.
1. The seasonal bottom (happened on March 4th for Altos) ?
2. Inventory up year-over-year (happened on May 13th for Altos) ?
3. Inventory up compared to two years ago (currently down 52.5% according to Altos)
4. Inventory up compared to 2019 (currently down 63.3%).