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Housing and Economic Statistics

Existing-Home Sales Price and Sales Statistics
NAR releases national and regional existing-home sales price and volume statistics on or about the 25th of each month. Each report includes data for 12 months and annual totals going back three years. Reports are available for existing single-family homes, condos, and co-ops. Both median and average prices are included. Historic and custom reports are available on a subscription basis.
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Pending Home Sales Index
This leading indicator for housing activity is released during the first week of each month. The index measures housing contract activity. It is based on signed real estate contracts for existing single-family homes, condos, and co-ops.
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Market Forecast
This monthly summary forecast table includes actual and predicted movement in GDP, consumer prices, home sales, home prices, housing starts, mortgage rates and more.
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Economic Indicators
In addition to our existing-home sales series, NAR Research monitors and analyzes other indicators, including mortgage rates, new-home sales, consumer confidence, and Gross Domestic Product. The indicators are updated monthly.
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Quarterly Metro Price Report
NAR releases median prices of existing single-family homes and condos and co-ops for 160 metropolitan areas each February, May, August, and November.
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Quarterly State Resale Report
NAR releases existing-home sales data on a state-by-state basis each February, May, August, and November.
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Housing Affordability Index
This quarterly report measures the ability of a family earning the median income to purchase a median-priced home.
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County Relocation Reports
This subscription service lists the number of households relocating between counties and their income relative to the county average. Relocation reports are available for more than 3,000 U.S. counties. They are delivered electronically.
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MLS Economic/Market Watch Report
This private-label monthly report is sold to multiple listing services that contract with NAR to present their MLS data in a format that is easy for practitioners to use. The report offers local sales data, economic and housing forecasts, and labor market analysis, all at the county level.
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U.S. House Stats
For State REALTOR® Associations only. Through this subscription-based electronic data collection and reporting system, NAR Research tracks information provided by participating state REALTOR® Associations and returns customized monthly housing reports.
Research Brief (213K PDF)

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