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.
March 20: February Existing-Home Sales
March 30: February Pending Home Sales Index
April 21: March Existing-Home Sales
April 29: March Pending Home Sales Index
May 12: 1st Qtr. Metro Home Prices
In January 2020, pending home sales were up 5.7% year-over-year.
The West reported a minor drop in month-over-month contract activity, while the other three major regions each saw pending home sales grow. Year-over-year pending home sales activity was up in all four regions.
This report looks into the characteristics of who purchases homes, why they purchase, what they purchase, and the financial background for buyers based on race.