Brokers see signs of slowing real estate boom

Real estate confidence bubble: Inventory expands, time on market lengthens

Some of Dee Dee Trosclair’s clients are getting antsy these days and asking why their homes aren’t selling like hotcakes. Home buyers, meanwhile, are getting more serious about making a move, said Trosclair, a Realtor for Keller Williams Realty in Dallas.

Subtle signs of a slow-down have surfaced in some housing markets across the country, as inventories of for-sale homes build up and some homes take longer to sell. The sale of high-end homes in particular has been stagnant in some markets.