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Research & Statistics

NAR provides the premier indicators of housing market activity, collecting and disseminating timely, accurate, and comprehensive of real estate data and analysis for REALTORS® and consumers. Here you can find monthly data on sales, prices, and inventory levels, and statistics on affordability, local markets, and commercial, global, vacation and investment property.

Housing Indicators

Existing-Home (July)
Sales 5.15 million units*
Median Price $222,900
*seasonally adjusted annual rate
Housing Starts (July) 1,093,000
New Home Sales (June) 406,000

U.S. Economic Outlook : September 2014 (PDF: 45 KB)

From Our Blogs

  • Both imports and exports are rising much faster than the broader economy. That means more companies are seeing faster sales growth to foreign buyers than to U.S. domestic buyers. A greater interaction with foreign economies, in turn, will mean increased demand for U.S. real estate by foreigners.
  • Imports have been rising at 9 percent a year and exports at 10 percent in recent years. Though growth rates did slow to around a 4 percent annualized pace in recent months, they still...

2014 Profile of International Home Buying Activity

Favorable exchange rates, affordable home prices and rising affluence abroad continue to drive international buyers to the U.S. to purchase homes investment properties. Read more.