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

2019 Q1 HOME Survey

In Q1 2019, 65% of people believe that now is a good time to buy a home, a slight increase over the previous quarter.

Existing-Home Sales

Three of the four major U.S. regions saw sales gains, while the Northeast remained unchanged from last month.

Pending Home Sales

Pending home sales rebounded strongly in January, as all four major regions saw growth, including a larger surge in the South.

NAR Statistical News Release Schedule

All releases at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
March 28: February Pending Home Sales Index
April 22: March Existing-Home Sales
April 30: March Pending Home Sales Index
May 14: 1st Qtr. Metro Home Prices
May 21: April 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

The CIPS Designation

The CIPS designation provides NAR members with the knowledge, research, network, and tools to globalize their business.