The Current Housing Market: Implications for Homebuyers and the Economy

NAR hosted its annual policy forum on Thursday, March 16, 2023, in Washington D.C.

This year’s policy forum showcased NAR’s housing priorities for the new year, examining the impact of home price growth and mortgage rates on affordability of all homebuyers, and the housing market’s impact on the economy. The NAR policy forum brought together hundreds of policymakers, academic experts, and industry innovators to discuss the challenges and opportunities with addressing housing affordability in communities across America and how tackling these issues will bring broad benefit to all economic sectors.