The REALTOR® brand reflects a promise to do business ethically and fairly. NAR helps its members deliver on that promise and serves as a powerful advocate for the $3.3 trillion real estate industry. Read the most recent and previous year's annual reports to learn about NAR's activities.
This paper examines home ownership and the impact of stable housing on social outcomes.
This survey covers the third quarter of 2016, focusing on market trends, TRID, and servicing.
These long-term trends will influence our use of living space and what it may mean for REALTORS® and the future of the real estate industry.
NAR Research surveyed members about their awareness and preparation for the new TRID rules, which are changing the way closings are performed.
This survey covers the second quarter of 2016, focusing on current trends in lending and the impact of recent policy and regulatory changes.
This survey covers the first quarter of 2016 and reviews the first six months of TRID implementation and changes to the FHA's certification policy.
This survey covers the 4th quarter of 2015 and reviews trends in mortgage production, TRID implementation, and changes to FHA condo financing rules.
This survey covers the 3rd quarter of 2015 and reviews trends in mortgage production with an emphasis on changes in the availability of non-prime, QM rebuttable presumption, and non-QM products.
In several areas around the country, local governments are seeking to regulate rental housing in various ways. This white paper, prepared by NAR consultant Robinson & Cole LLP, analyzes the issues raised by these different regulatory approaches; provides Realtors® with ways to address these issues, and outlines "best practices" approaches to rental housing that Realtors® can use in discussing the issue with local government officials.