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.

For more information or to arrange an interview with a REALTOR®, contact Jane Dollinger at 202-383-1042 or


June is National Homeownership Month, a time to celebrate and promote the American Dream of owning a home. 

For a homeowner selling a home in the warmer months, maintaining or creating a beautiful lawn can mean selling faster and for more money. 

Nearly 75 percent of appraisers surveyed by NAR named frustration with excessive regulation as a reason for potentially leaving the field.