Research and Statistics

The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® provides the latest real estate research and statistics that affect the industry. Get the stats and stay informed.


Aspiring Home Buyers Profile

The Aspiring Home Buyer Profile looks at non-homeowners' perceptions of homeownership, the American Dream, and housing affordability.

REALTORS® Land Institute Survey

The land market strengthened in 2017 compared to 2016, bolstered by strong residential and commercial land sales and the rebound in agricultural...

Existing-Home Sales

Despite consistently low inventory levels and faster price growth, existing-home sales bounced back in February after two straight months of declines.

Pending Home Sales

After seeing a modest three-month rise in activity, pending home sales cooled considerably in January to their lowest level in over three years.

NAR Statistical News Release Schedule

All releases at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
March 28: February Pending Home Sales Index
April 23: March Existing-Home Sales
April 30: March Pending Home Sales Index
May 14: 1st Qtr. Metro Home Prices
May 24: April Existing-Home Sales
May 31: April Pending Home Sales Index
June 20: May Existing-Home Sales

Full News Release Schedule

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.

Latest News

This marks the first of three rate hikes in 2018. A tight labor market and rising housing costs are contributing to faster inflation. The one thing that could slow the pace of rate increases would be to tame housing costs through an increased supply of new homes.

CRT Labs

Tracking emerging technologies, educating members, advocating for the proper use of technology, and innovating to fill technological gaps.