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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.


Remodeling Impact

This report looks at the reasons for remodeling and the increased happiness found in the home once a project is completed.

Existing-Home Sales

Existing-home sales stumbled in August for the fourth time in five months as strained supply levels continue to subdue overall activity.

Pending Home Sales

Pending home sales sank in August for the fifth time in six months.

2017 NAR Statistical News Release Schedule

All releases at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.

October 20: September Existing-Home Sales
October 26:  September Pending Home Sales Index
November 2: 3rd Qtr. Metro Home Prices
November 15: Commercial Real Estate Report/Forecast
November 21: October Existing-Home Sales
November 29: October Pending Home Sales Index

Full News Release Schedule for 2017

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Contract Signings Fall in August

In this video, NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun talks about August pending home sales, the effects of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma on the real estate...

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.

Latest News

The key statistic in the September jobs report is the fact that wages grew 2.9%. The tightening labor market, with unemployment at 4.2% and the number of job openings at high levels, assure more wage gains in the near future. 

Young Professionals Network

YPN helps young real estate practitioners become more business savvy through networking events, communications, and sharing tips and tricks.

Tax Reform

NAR seeks to assure that tax reforms support the goals of homeownership and freedom to buy, maintain and sell real estate.