Inventory, prices post gains as spring buying season gets underway

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Listing inventory and median list prices posted gains from February to March, with inventory rising 2.4 percent and prices 0.5 percent, according to the latest numbers from realtor.com.

As the spring buying season got underway, the median age of inventory on realtor.com in March shrank to 78 days, down 20.4 percent from February and 12.3 percent from a year ago.