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Infographic: November 2014 Foot Traffic

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Every month SentriLock, LLC. provides NAR with data on the number of properties shown by a REALTOR®. Lockboxes made by SentriLock, LLC. are used in roughly a third of home showings across the nation. Foot traffic has a strong correlation with future contracts and home sales, so it can be viewed as a peek ahead at sales trends two to three months into the future. This infographic shows the latest index data along with trends and... Read More

Infographic: Employment and Housing for Baby Boomers in Metro Areas

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Highlights
  • Metro areas with a lower cost of living and sunnier weather are poised to see an increased number of baby boomers moving in and buying a home as some delay retirement and remain participants in the labor market
  • Boise, Idaho and Raleigh, North Carolina were identified as top standouts for baby boomers for their solid job growth, share of self-employed workers and affordable home prices.
  • The share of men and women working after their 65th birthday has increased, setting the stage for elevated baby boomer buying activity in metro areas... Read More

NAR Identifies Top Metro Areas Poised for Uptick in Baby Boomer Home Sales

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WASHINGTON (December 10, 2014) – Metro areas with a lower cost of living and sunnier weather are poised to see an increased number of baby boomers moving in and buying a home as some delay retirement and remain participants in the labor market, according to new research by the National Association of Realtors®.

NAR analyzed current population trends, housing affordability and local economic conditions in metropolitan statistical areas1 across the U.S. to determine... Read More

Infographic: Top Five Metro Areas for Baby Boomers

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Metro areas with a lower cost of living and sunnier weather are poised to see an increased number of baby boomers moving in and buying a home as some delay retirement and remain participants in the labor market.

Infographic: September 2014 Foot Traffic

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Every month SentriLock, LLC. provides NAR with data on the number of properties shown by a REALTOR®. Lockboxes made by SentriLock, LLC. are used in roughly a third of home showings across the nation. Foot traffic has a strong correlation with future contracts and home sales, so it can be viewed as a peek ahead at sales trends two to three months into the future. This infographic shows the latest index data along with trends and changes.

Infographic: August 2014 Foot Traffic

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Every month SentriLock, LLC. provides NAR with data on the number of properties shown by a REALTOR®. Lockboxes made by SentriLock, LLC. are used in roughly a third of home showings across the nation. Foot traffic has a strong correlation with future contracts and home sales, so it can be viewed as a peek ahead at sales trends two to three months into the future. This infographic shows the latest index data along with trends... Read More

Infographic: July 2014 Foot Traffic

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Every month SentriLock, LLC. provides NAR with data on the number of properties shown by a REALTOR®. Lockboxes made by SentriLock, LLC. are used in roughly a third of home showings across the nation. Foot traffic has a strong correlation with future contracts and home sales, so it can be viewed as a peek ahead at sales trends two to three months into the future. This infographic shows the latest index data along with trends... Read More

Infographic: October 2014 Foot Traffic

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Every month SentriLock, LLC. provides NAR with data on the number of properties shown by a REALTOR®. Lockboxes made by SentriLock, LLC. are used in roughly a third of home showings across the nation. Foot traffic has a strong correlation with future contracts and home sales, so it can be viewed as a peek ahead at sales trends two to three months into the future. This infographic shows the latest... Read More

Infographic: Who Are Today's Home Buyers and Sellers?

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This infographic contains the latest information from the 2014 NAR Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, including statistics about age and income, the home search process, the characteristics of homes purchased, and how buyers financed their purchase.

Pending Home Sales Slow in October but Remain Higher Than a Year Ago

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Pending home sales declined in October but remained at a healthy level of activity and are above year-over-year levels for the second straight month.

Pending Home Sales Slow in October but Remain Higher Than a Year Ago

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WASHINGTON (November 26, 2014)—Pending home sales declined in October but remained at a healthy level of activity and are above year-over-year levels for the second straight month, according to the National Association of Realtors®.

The Pending Home Sales Index,* a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, decreased 1.1 percent to 104.1 in October from an upwardly-revised 105.3 in September, but is 2.2 percent higher than October 2013 (101.9). The index is above 100—... Read More

Video: October Existing-Home Sales

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NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun talks about the continued rise of existing-home sales in October. They are now up year-over-year for the first time in 2014.

Commercial Real Estate Demand is Holding Steady Despite Overseas Concerns

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WASHINGTON (November 24, 2014) – Despite a slowing global economy, forward economic momentum in the U.S. should keep commercial real estate activity on firmer footing, according to the National Association of Realtors® quarterly commercial real estate forecast.

Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist, says commercial activity should progress at a gradual pace heading into 2015. “Solid economic growth in the third quarter proved that... Read More

REALTOR® University Speaker Series Presentation: Economic Issues in the Housing Market

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This presentation is from a talk given by Nayantara Hensel, Associate Director of Policy and Research at the FHFA, in which she gives an update on the housing market. She discusses first time home buyers and affordability as well as the latest trends in rental and home prices.

This presentation is part of the REALTOR® University Speaker Series.

Watch the video of Nayantara Hensel's talk.

Infographic: October 2014 Existing-Home Sales

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The information in this infographic is from October 2014 Existing-Home Sales data.

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Existing-Home Sales Rise in October, First Year-Over-Year Increase since October 2013

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WASHINGTON (November 20, 2014) – Existing-home sales rose in October for the second straight month and are now above year-over-year levels for the first time in a year, according to the National Association of Realtors®.

Total existing-home sales1, which are completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and... Read More

Home Builder Confidence

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Home builders are expressing optimism for better days ahead. They are partly right. But their recent roaring confidence could be a bit misleading.

REALTOR® University Speaker Series: Economic Issues in the Housing Market

7 hours 7 min ago

In this video Dr. Nayantara Hensel, Associate Director of Policy and Research at the FHFA, gives an update on the housing market. She discusses first time home buyers and affordability as well as the latest trends in rental and home prices.

See the presentation slides.

Infographic: Qualifying Income for Metropolitan Areas

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Infographic: Quarterly Median Sales Price of Condos and Co-ops for Metro Areas

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