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


NAR's consumer-facing site HouseLogic has a list of “10 Things a Burglar Doesn’t Want You to Know” to help keep homes safe when owners aren't there.

Cell phones, email, social media, and video chatting have opened up a whole new world of possibilities for connecting with buyers and sellers.