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.
Pending Home Sales
NAR Statistical News Release Schedule
All releases at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
February 28: January Pending Home Sales Index
March 21: February Existing-Home Sales
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
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Managing Director of Quantitative Research Jed Smith discusses the data from the 2011 Profile of International Home Buying Activity. He covers the draws for foreign buyers of U.S. real estate, the countries they're primarily coming from, and the outlook for international purchases.
NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun talks about the upward trend in pending home sales, which has been uneven but meaningful since reaching a cyclical low last April, and are well above a year ago.
Home ownership continues to be a sound investment over the long term. In the October 2010 white paper “The Long-Term Value of Home Ownership in the U.S.,” the National Association of REALTORS® offers a historical look at the social and economic effects of home ownership over the last 50 years.
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2011 Q4: See what commercial practitioners had to say about market performance, sales and rental transactions, challenges, and expectations.