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Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

My question is "why is this a 'surprise' to anyone?".  

Nov 08, 2021 01:54 PM
Susan Emo
Sotheby's International Realty Canada - Brokerage - Kingston, ON
Kingston and the 1000 Islands Area

I'm hoping we don't get a sudden cold snap as we've been waiting 3 weeks already for a tiny part for our furnace!  No heat in a Canadian winter would not be desirable :(

Nov 08, 2021 02:38 PM
Ray Henson
eXp Realty of California, Inc. (lic. #01878277) - Elk Grove, CA

We are having issues getting paint.  I am also helping a client with windows.  They have a long wait time.

Nov 08, 2021 02:19 PM
Diana Dahlberg
1 Month Realty - Pleasant Prairie, WI
Real Estate in Kenosha, WI since 1994 262-308-3563

We are seeing alot of backorders -- for 2-3 months. I had a client have to wait over 3 months for some windows she had on order. This really is no surprise ... we are going to see alot more of this in the next few months. We will all have to exercise patience.

Nov 08, 2021 04:49 PM
Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!
Red Rock Real Estate Brokered by Real - St. George, UT
St. George Utah Area Residential Sales Agent

Windows are on back order, as well as, high end appliances. My husband and I waited quite a few months for a love seat...

Nov 08, 2021 03:59 PM
Anna Banana Kruchten Phoenix Broker
HomeSmart Real Estate BR030809000 - Phoenix, AZ

This is the talk around town, getting parts in a reasonable time frame. Our neighbor waited about 3 months for something for his refrigerator. So far we've been getting whatever we need.

Nov 08, 2021 03:27 PM
Candice A. Donofrio
Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker - Fort Mohave, AZ
928-201-4BHC (4242) call/text

We were having lunch with a commercial electrician and he was talking about several contracts with the City for solar generators, backlogged for MONTHS! So here we go with the shenanigans!

Nov 08, 2021 03:03 PM
Brian England
Arizona Focus Realty - Gilbert, AZ
MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ

That is very interesting, seems like there have been major delays with so many things these days.

Nov 09, 2021 03:45 AM
Steve Higgins
RE/MAX Kelowna - Kelowna, BC

We aren't personally, however my stepson is a plumber and having trouble getting all sorts of parts big shortage on resin. Other friends are having trouble getting appliances.

Nov 08, 2021 07:10 PM
Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

Been dealing with those issues for a LONG time now.  Last remodel we had to delay the listing by 2-3 weeks because the counter tops were on a boat.

Nov 08, 2021 05:59 PM
Lyn Sims
Schaumburg, IL
Real Estate Agent Retired

I heard about lumber coming down but there are more problems getting refrigerators & other stuff. Parts are no longer stocked or long gone.

Nov 08, 2021 02:41 PM
Kat Palmiotti
406-270-3667,, Broker/REALTOR® - Kalispell, MT
Helping your Montana dreams take root

We have a lot of new building going on in my area, and these issues have been impacting building for the last year or so.

Nov 09, 2021 04:54 AM
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, KW Diversified - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

It would be nice to see some of those high prices at the lumber yard making it to the people who are selling the trees.

Nov 09, 2021 04:33 AM
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Welcome the Joey the joke and his band of clowns. Some great academic minds wihtout an ounce of common sense.

And just wait for winter! 

Nov 09, 2021 04:00 AM
Doug Dawes
Keller Williams Realty Evolution - Topsfield, MA - Georgetown, MA
Your Personal Realtor®

Yup, my son is trying to have a house built and getting supplies is painstaking

Nov 09, 2021 07:37 AM
John Juarez
The Medford Real Estate Team - Fremont, CA

I visited a new development with my client last Sunday. One finished model and fifteen under construction.

ALL counter tops, flooring, paint colors, fixtures with the exception of carpet have already been picked by the builder. Appliances have been pre-selected, also, with the exception of refrigerator and washer/dryer, which are not being offered as options, since the builder could not get those items in what was thought to be a reasonable time. In other words...a buyer must source those appliances and may be faced with taking occupancy of a home without them.

Nov 09, 2021 07:35 AM
Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

Supply & demand, greed and high prices abound longer then they should

Nov 09, 2021 06:05 AM
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Not sure about the lumber, but remodeling my master bath, and my shower enclosure is taking FOREVER to get.

Nov 09, 2021 05:40 AM
Carla Freund
Keller Williams Preferred Realty - Raleigh, NC
Carolina Life RealEstate & Relocation 919-602-8489

Yes, we're still hearing about shortage. We haven't personally had any issues but I have friends and clients who have.

Nov 09, 2021 05:38 AM
Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

Things that involve anything the gets here on a boat are in short supply.
Things with the red, white and blue banner "Proudly Assembled in America" are in short supply.
My hope is that USA citizens come to the realization that the Board of Directors pledged to create maximun profit for stock holders have a Come to Jesus meeting. This is the price paid for "Save Money. Live Better."
I have been a proponet of and engaged in Local Made and Sourced. Even in that environment consumables from paints, fasteners and cutting devices seem to end up on a boat somewhere.  Making wood items from those 40, 50, 60 year old fences have been received well. But it all that 'middelstuff' that is now creating a problem based on the supply chain.
I not sure there is any tangible goods category not affected.
My reversing valvue for my HVAC compressor has been 'on it's way for over a month. Fortuneately, in Florida, a plan B for heat is not so hard to come by and won't be actually needed for another 6 weeks.

Nov 09, 2021 05:03 AM
Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

It appears that shortages will continue for some time.

Nov 09, 2021 04:59 AM
Fred Griffin Florida Real Estate
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

Where is Newsom?  

Nov 08, 2021 02:14 PM
Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate

I am seeing more trucks on the highways.  So many items are out of stock or limited supply.

Nov 09, 2021 08:39 AM
Tammy Lankford,
Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668 - Eatonton, GA
Broker GA Lake Sinclair/Eatonton/Milledgeville

I'm waiting for new construction parts on a house that was supposed to close in July.  Very frustrating for my buyers.

Nov 09, 2021 07:29 AM
Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager

There were LOTS of trucks on the highway during my recent road trip. Not sure what they're hauling. 

Nov 09, 2021 07:48 AM
Jeff Pearl
RE/MAX Distinctive / LIC in VA - Lovettsville, VA
Full Service Full Time Realtor

Most items are available here, but some need to be ordered but waits aren't too long. but many furniture stores are saying there will be a 6+ month wait if you order new couch and chairs.

Nov 09, 2021 03:50 PM
Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089
Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers - Haiku, HI
Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info

What's an HVAC? 

Just kidding - but serioulsy, haven't had one in over 40 years.

Nov 09, 2021 03:30 PM