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February 2015 Existing-Home Sales

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In this video, NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun discusses the modest gain in existing-home sales in February 2015.

See existing-home sales data for February 2015.

Read the news release about February 2015 existing-home sales.

February 2015 REALTORS® Confidence Index

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The data in this infographic comes from the February 2015 REALTORS® Confidence Index report.

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February 2015 Existing-Home Sales

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The information in this infographic is from February 2015 Existing-Home Sales data.

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Existing-Home Sales Slightly Improve in February, Price Growth Gains Steam

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WASHINGTON (March 23, 2015) – Existing-home sales increased modestly in February, but constrained inventory levels pushed price growth to its fastest pace 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 co-ops, rose... Read More

REALTOR® University Speaker Series: Credit Availability: Trends, Issues, and Implications for First-time Homebuyers

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In this video, Dr. Laurie Goodman, the Center Director for the Housing Finance Policy Center at the Urban Institute, shares her data-driven analysis on recent trends and issues on mortgage credit availability and the impact on homeownership, especially for first-time homebuyers.

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

Going Green

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This infographic takes a look at the green and energy-efficient home features popular with recent home buyers. The data comes from the 2014 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, and the 2015 Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends report.

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Squeeze on Renters

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This data visualization shows the percentage of change in rental costs over the past five years in metropolitan statistical areas across the U.S.

The gap between rental costs and household income in many metro areas is widening to unsustainable levels in many parts of the country, and the situation could worsen unless new home construction meaningfully rises.

Read the news release about NAR's study of renters from 2009-2014.

Housing Affordability Index

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This data visualization shows housing affordability by region of the U.S. in January 2015, and the percentage of change for each region from December 2014. 

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Highlights: 2015 Generational Trends Report

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This infographic slideshow offers an overview of the 2015 Home Buyer & Seller Generational Trends report. It highlights home buyer and seller characteristics by generation.

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International Women's Day

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Celebrated on March 8, International Women's day acknowledges the economic, political, and social achievements of women.

This infographic takes a look at women REALTORS®, using data from NAR's 2014 Member Profile.

Asian Investors Lead International Commercial Investment in U.S. and Canada, says NAR Survey

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WASHINGTON (March 12, 2015) – International investment in commercial real estate is dominated by Asian interests in both Canada and the U.S., according to a new survey from the Richard J. Rosenthal Center for Real Estate Studies at REALTOR® University and the National Association of Realtors®.

The survey found that 47 percent of Canadian respondents and 41 percent of those in the U.S. indicated that their international clients were from... Read More

NAR Generational Survey: Millennials Lead All Buyers, Most Likely to Use Real Estate Agent

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WASHINGTON (March 11, 2015) – Despite the economic and financial challenges young adults have braved since the recession, the millennial generation represented the largest share of recent buyers, according to the 2015 National Association of Realtors® Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends study, which evaluates the generational differences of recent home buyers and sellers.

The survey additionally found that an overwhelming majority of buyers search for homes online and then purchase their home through a real estate agent, with millennials using agents the... Read More

2015 Generational Trends Report: The Silent Generation

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This infographic is about home buyers and sellers in the Silent Generation, born between 1925 and 1945. The information it contains comes from the 2015 Home Buyers & Sellers Generational Trends report.

2015 Generational Trends Report: Older Boomers

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This infographic is about home buyers and sellers in the Older Boomers age group, born between 1946 and 1954. The information it contains comes from the 2015 Home Buyers & Sellers Generational Trends report.

2015 Generational Trends Report: Younger Boomers

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This infographic is about home buyers and sellers in the Younger Boomers age group, born between 1955 and 1964. The information it contains comes from the 2015 Home Buyers & Sellers Generational Trends report.

2015 Generational Trends Report: Generation X

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This infographic is about home buyers and sellers in the Generation X age group, born between 1965 and 1979. The information it contains comes from the 2015 Home Buyers & Sellers Generational Trends report.

2015 Generational Trends Report: Millennials

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This infographic is about home buyers and sellers in the millennials age group, also known as "generation y," born between 1980 and 1995. The information it contains comes from the 2015 Home Buyers & Sellers Generational Trends report.

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Home Buying & Selling by Generation

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This infographic is about home buying and selling by age group. The information it contains comes from the 2015 Home Buyers & Sellers Generational Trends report.

February 2015 Foot Traffic

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Every month SentriLock, LLC. provides NAR Research 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.

REALTOR® Safety

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The data in this report comes from the 2015 Member Safety Report.

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