Real Estate News

Existing-Home Sales Expand 1.4% in June

Existing-home sales rose month-over-month in all major U.S. regions except the South, and all regions saw double-digit gains year-over-year.
Media Contact: 
Quintin Simmons 202-383-1178

7/22/2021 7:34:26 AM

NAR Announces 2022 Leadership Academy Class

The Leadership Academy prepares state and local volunteers for future leadership positions at NAR.
Media Contact: 
Wesley Shaw 202-383-1193

7/20/2021 4:16:33 PM

Housing Inventory Crisis Focus at REALTOR® Policy Forum

The forum examined research which found that the U.S. in the midst of an “underbuilding gap” of around 6 million housing units dating back to 2001.
Media Contact: 
Wesley Shaw 202-383-1193

7/15/2021 10:00:57 AM

Pending Home Sales Bounce Back 8.0% in May

All four regions of the U.S. registered both month-over-month increases and year-over-year gains for pending home sales contract transactions in May.
Media Contact: 
Quintin Simmons 202-383-1178

6/30/2021 7:50:40 AM

NAR Comments on Supreme Court's CDC Eviction Ban Ruling

With the pandemic waning and the economy improving, it is time to restore the housing sector to its healthy, former function.
Media Contact: 
Wesley Shaw 202-383-1193

6/30/2021 7:43:04 AM

NAR Recognized for Fair Housing, Community Campaigns

The campaigns highlight NAR's commitment against all forms of discrimination in housing and strengthening member accountability.
Media Contact: 
Spencer High 202-383-1051

6/28/2021 5:24:14 PM

REALTORS® Relief Foundation 20th Anniversary

RRF is commemorating the anniversary with a campaign to ensure the Foundation can respond to disasters as quickly and effectively as possible.
Media Contact: 
Wesley Shaw 202-383-1193

6/25/2021 3:04:18 PM

NAR Applauds Nomination of Julia Gordon to Head FHA

Julia's outstanding career in the industry has prepared her to handle the complex range of issues facing America's housing market today.
Media Contact: 
Wesley Shaw 202-383-1193

6/25/2021 1:36:52 PM

SCOTUS Decision on FHFA Leadership Structure

NAR has concerns that recent FHFA policy changes could jeopardize the availability of mortgage credit in the future.
Media Contact: 
Wesley Shaw 202-383-1193

6/23/2021 9:38:19 AM

NAR and Food Recovery Network Team Up

NAR committed to ensuring a series of upcoming events and meetings are Food Recovery Verified, and urges state and local associations to participate.
Media Contact: 
Troy Green 202-383-1042

6/22/2021 4:30:52 PM

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77 percent of Americans think that now is a good time to sell a home, a new record high.

10/8/2018 11:02:07 AM

Using bright outdoor lights, LED lights instead of candles, and friction tape on steps to prevent slips will help make Halloween safer for everyone.

10/8/2018 10:56:37 AM

American property owners and communities are more concerned about the environment than ever before, and consumer inclinations for walkable communities and energy-efficient homes are on the rise.

10/8/2018 10:49:21 AM

Younger Americans are entering the real estate industry; 29 percent of REALTORS® have less than two years of experience.

8/3/2018 12:24:18 PM

A new study from the National Association of REALTORS® found a decline in the number of foreign homebuyers in the U.S. as well as the total sales volume.

8/3/2018 12:20:26 PM

Keeping a home spic and span can be a time and energy consuming process. However, there are many ways to get and keep a home immaculately clean without breaking a sweat.

8/3/2018 12:15:55 PM

Having a ‘swoon-worthy’ room in your home that can be shown off on Instagram is almost as important as actually enjoying the space.

7/11/2018 9:47:23 AM

According to a recent NAR study, a majority of Americans believe that homeownership is good for our nation’s communities.  

7/11/2018 9:47:17 AM

Thirty-five percent of REALTORS® have seen an increase in the number of international buyers in commercial real estate. 

7/11/2018 9:47:13 AM

Homeownership is still the best way most Americans to build wealth, support the national and local economies and create stable communities.

6/5/2018 2:07:51 PM