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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.


Latest Research Reports

Profile of Home Staging

This report gives the results of a survey of REALTORS® on the effectiveness of home staging.

Career Choices in Real Estate

How and why did NAR members chose real estate as a career, and how is each gender, race, ethnicity, and sexual orientation doing in the business?

Existing-Home Sales

Month-over-month, existing-home sales increased in only one major region in February, but all four U.S. regions recorded year-over-year gains.

Pending Home Sales

Each of the four major U.S. regions witnessed month-over-month declines in February, while results were mixed in the four regions year-over-year.

NAR Statistical News Release Schedule

All releases at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
April 22: March Existing-Home Sales
April 29: March Pending Home Sales Index
May 11: 1st Qtr. Metro Home Prices
May 21: April Existing-Home Sales
May 27: April Pending Home Sales Index
June 22: May Existing-Home Sales
June 30: May Pending Home Sales Index

Full News Release Schedule

Latest News

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.