Low inventory will be huge challenge to home sales in 2018

Economists say tight supply remains a thorn for brokers, developers and homeowners as new year approaches

With inventory still treacherously low across the United States, economists and real estate analysts told Inman News that bouncing back to a 50-year average rate of 1.5 million new units remains a challenge worth fighting for in 2018. Indeed, real estate experts agreed that inventory challenges will likely persist into the new year.