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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.


NAR Real Estate Forecast Summit

On December 15th, 2021, NAR will provide an economic year-end review of 2021 and look toward the real estate market and economy for the year to come.

Latest Research Reports

September 2021 Commercial Market Insights

There is strong recovery in the multifamily, industrial, and retail property markets, but recovery is less robust in the office and hotel markets.

Real Estate in a Digital Age

This report looks at technology use in the home search and how social media and other trends are shaping real estate.

Profile of Real Estate Firms

This report examines real estate firms: their characteristics, business activity, education and training they offer employees, and their outlook.

Existing-Home Sales

In August 2021, each of the four major U.S. regions experienced declines on both a month-over-month and a year-over-year perspective.

Pending Home Sales

Pending home sales rebounded in August, with each of the four major U.S. regions seeing month-over-month growth in contract activity.

NAR Statistical News Release Schedule

All releases at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
October 21: September Existing-Home Sales
October 28: September Pending Home Sales Index
November 10: 3rd Qtr. Metro Home Prices
November 22: October Existing-Home Sales
November 29: October Pending Home Sales Index
December 22: November Existing-Home Sales

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.