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

Real Estate in a Digital Age

This report examines the process home buyers go through in the initial online search and how REALTORS® are connecting with customers digitally.

Moving With Kids

This report highlights the characteristics of families with children who are buying or selling a home.

Existing-Home Sales

Last month three of the four major regions of the country reported a rise in sales, while the West recorded a decline.

Pending Home Sales

Of the four major regions, each reported a drop in contract activity, although the greatest decline came in the West.

NAR Statistical News Release Schedule

All releases at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
September 26: August Pending Home Sales Index
October 22: September Existing-Home Sales
October 29: September Pending Home Sales Index
November 7: 3rd Qtr. Metro Home Prices
November 21: October Existing-Home Sales
November 27: October Pending Home Sales Index
December 19: November Existing-Home Sales
December 30: November Pending Home Sales Index

Full News Release Schedule

Latest News

In July 2019, the NAR Health Insurance Survey was sent via email to a random sample of 57,990. It received 2,296 completed responses (with a total of 3,693 responses) and has a response rate of 3.95 percent. Here are the highlights of the survey, looking at health care coverage of NAR Members for 2019.

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.