How Immigration Policy Affects the U.S. Real Estate Market

Many real estate markets in the U.S. rely on legal immigrants and visa programs for economic innovation, growth and development. It is important that these programs remain viable for all users so that the recipients can engage in real estate transactions that help our members, clients and communities.

NAR Policy on Immigration and Visa Reform

NAR policy supports the rights of foreign citizens to own U.S. real property, opposes laws/regulations that impede that the free flow of capital, urges resolution of the undocumented immigration issue, as well as enactment of visa reforms that encourage investment in U.S. real property for business or personal reasons.

Check out the policy advocacy tab for additional information on NAR's policy and the latest regulatory and legislative actions on immigration issues.