Washington, DC, Oct. 25, 2013 -- The overall number of homes listed for sale edged down in September, according to Realtor.com.
Nevertheless a growing number of housing markets are are seeing higher levels of inventory compared to a year ago.
Nationwide there were 1.94 million homes on listing services, down 1.7% from August but the third highest level this year, the website said.
Median asking prices fell 0.2% from August to $199,500. That was still 6.4% above price of $187,500 a year ago.