Takeaways: Low housing inventory will slow housing sales for at least another year. Agents sometimes have a tough go drumming up homes for their buyers. Agents have successfully found homes for their buyers when none were for sale by reaching out to homeowners in neighborhoods their buyer wants to be in and other tactics. Savvy real estate agents can almost always find homes for their buyers -- even in markets where the supply of homes for sale is as scarce as California water. Agents are smart to hone these skills because the yearslong inventory shortage emerging from the housing collapse will continue to hamper the housing market for at least another year, according to realtor.com Chief Economist Jonathan Smoke. Smoke had one tip for buyer's agents in listing-starv...
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