Every month SentriLock, LLC. provides NAR with data on the number of properties shown by a REALTOR®. SentriLock Lockboxes are used in roughly a third of home showings across the nation. Foot traffic has a strong correlation with future contracts and home sales, so it can be viewed as a peek ahead at sales trends two to three months into the future.
Nationally, Sentrilock home showings were down 3% year-over-year. Showings declined in three of the four regions of the U.S.: Northeast (-15%), Midwest (-10%), and West (-4%), but up in the South (2%).
Nationally, Sentrilock home showings were down 19% year-over-year in September 2022, with declines in all four regions of the U.S.