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.


Latest Research Reports

Moving With Kids

This report highlights the characteristics of families with children who are buying or selling a home.

REALTORS®' Confidence Index

This report is a key indicator of housing market strength based on a monthly survey sent to over 50,000 real estate practitioners.

Existing-Home Sales

While Northeast transactions declined, sales rose in the other three major U.S. regions, including vast growth in the West last month.

Pending Home Sales

Each of the four major regions recorded a rise in contract activity, with the West experiencing the highest surge.

NAR Statistical News Release Schedule

All releases at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
August 29: July Pending Home Sales Index
September 19: August Existing-Home Sales
September 26: August Pending Home Sales Index
October 22: September Existing-Home Sales
October 29: September Pending Home Sales Index
November 7: 3rd Qtr. Metro Home Prices

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

For over three decades, the National Association of REALTORS® has collected data on the size of homes purchased, most notably the square feet of detached single family homes, in its flagship Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers report. Since 1981 the median size of homes purchased has increased rapidly in the first decade and then remained relatively similar and steady over the last 15 years.

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