These housing and real estate story ideas are designed to help media generate content for news stories. Three timely topics, accompanied with background information and facts related to the real estate market, are featured each month. REALTOR® associations and members can also take these story ideas and create content for their local newspaper, magazines, newsletters, blogs and websites.

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According to a recent report from the National Association of REALTORS®, millennials accounted for more than a third, 36 percent, of all home purchases in the past year.
The most popular remodeling projects for pet owners are fenced yards, dog doors, and laminate flooring. 
Eighty-two percent of non-homeowners have a desire to become homeowners. What is holding them back?
Sitting around a fireplace is a great way to warm up in the winter and spend time with friends and family, but it is essential to make sure that the fireplace and chimney are safe and well maintained all year long. 
NAR will spend 2018 recognizing the history of fair housing in the nation and how REALTORS® are constantly improving their commitments to fair housing and property rights
After finding a REALTOR®, being pre-approved for a mortgage is one of the most critical steps potential homebuyers should complete.