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Research and Statistics

NAR produces and analyzes a wide range of real estate data that can help guide your business and your clients.


NAR Real Estate Forecast Summit

On December 15th, 2021, NAR will provide an economic year-end review of 2021 and look toward the real estate market and economy for the year to come.

Latest Research Reports

Real Estate in a Digital Age

This report looks at technology use in the home search and how social media and other trends are shaping real estate.

Profile of Real Estate Firms

This report examines real estate firms: their characteristics, business activity, education and training they offer employees, and their outlook.

Member Safety Report

This report details how REALTORS® feel about their safety and what steps they are already taking to protect themselves.

Existing-Home Sales

In August 2021, each of the four major U.S. regions experienced declines on both a month-over-month and a year-over-year perspective.

Pending Home Sales

Pending home sales dipped modestly in July, with only the West region registering a month-over-month gain in contract activity.

NAR Statistical News Release Schedule

All releases at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
September 29: August Pending Home Sales Index
October 21: September Existing-Home Sales
October 28: September Pending Home Sales Index
November 10: 3rd Qtr. Metro Home Prices
November 22: October Existing-Home Sales
November 29: October Pending Home Sales Index

Full News Release Schedule

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Housing Affordability Index

The Housing Affordability Index measures whether or not a typical family earns enough income to qualify for a mortgage loan on a typical home.