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
Pending Home Sales
NAR Statistical News Release Schedule
All releases at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
April 30: March Pending Home Sales Index
May 14: 1st Qtr. Metro Home Prices
May 21: April Existing-Home Sales
May 30: April Pending Home Sales Index
June 21: May Existing-Home Sales
In February 2019, pending home sales were down 4.9 percent year-over-year.
NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun explains the difference between existing-home sales and pending home sales, discusses regional variations in pending contracts, and talks about what’s ahead for mortgage rates.
The numbers indicate that a cyclical low in sales is past but activity is not matching the frenzied pace of last spring.