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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.


Latest Research Reports

Vacation Home Counties

This survey breaks down home sales by primary, vacation, and investment properties, and looks at non-primary residence transactions.

Loan Type Survey

The Loan Type Survey looks at multiple aspects of financing, including loan types and products, their affect on buyers' offers, and seller opinions.

Existing-Home Sales

While sales were down slightly, the median existing-home price for all housing types saw a record year-over-year increase of 23.6% in May 2021.

Pending Home Sales

All four U.S. regions recorded year-over-year increases, but only the Midwest witnessed month-over-month gains in terms of pending home sales contract transactions.

NAR Statistical News Release Schedule

All releases at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
June 30: May Pending Home Sales Index
July 22: June Existing-Home Sales
July 29: June Pending Home Sales Index
August 12: 2nd Qtr. Metro Home Prices
August 23: July Existing-Home Sales
August 30: July 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.