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February 2016 Existing-Home Sales

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

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The information in this infographic is from February 2016 Existing-Home Sales data.

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2016 Home Buying & Selling by Generation

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

 

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.

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2016 Generational Trends Report: Older Boomers

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

This infographic is about older baby boomer home buyers and sellers, born between 1946 and 1954. The information it contains comes from the 2016 Home Buyers & Sellers Generational Trends report.

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2016 Generational Trends Report: Millennials

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

This infographic is about millennial home buyers and sellers, born between 1980 and 1995. The information it contains comes from the 2016 Home Buyers & Sellers Generational Trends report.

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2016 Generational Trends Report: Generation X

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

This infographic is about generation X home buyers and sellers, born between 1965 and 1979. The information it contains comes from the 2016 Home Buyers & Sellers Generational Trends report.

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2016 Generational Trends Report: The Silent Generation

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

This infographic is about home buyers and sellers in the Silent Generation, born between 1925 and 1945. The information it contains comes from the 2016 Home Buyers & Sellers Generational Trends report.

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2016 Generational Trends Report: Younger Boomers

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

This infographic is about younger baby boomer home buyers and sellers, born between 1955 and 1964. The information it contains comes from the 2016 Home Buyers & Sellers Generational Trends report.

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NAR HOME Survey Underscores Need for More Single-family Home Construction

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

WASHINGTON (March 15, 2016) – Over three-quarters of surveyed households would purchase a single-family home if they were to buy in the next six months, and 79 percent of renters would choose to buy outside of an urban area, according to the second installment of the National Association of Realtors® new quarterly consumer survey. The survey also found that confidence about now being a good time to buy is waning amongst renters, particularly in the West – where prices have solidly risen.

In NAR’s first quarter Housing... Read More

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2016 Q1 Homeownership Opportunities and Market Experience (HOME) Survey

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07
Highlights:
  • Seventy-five percent of people believe now is a good time to buy a home. Forty-four percent believe that strongly.
  • Not surprisingly, with rapid home price acceleration, those who are currently renting or living with someone else, those who are under 34 years of age, and those who live in urban areas are less confident now is a good time to buy, however even among those groups the majority do feel now is a good time to buy a home.
  • Four in five people who currently own a home, those over 65 years of age, those with incomes over $50,... Read More
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HOME Survey Q1 2016

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

This infographic takes a look at consumer opinions about the real estate market in the first quarter of 2016.

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Going Green 2016

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

This infographic takes a look at the green home features that recent home buyers and home remodelers find the most appealing. It was created using data from the following reports:

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February 2016 Foot Traffic

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

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.

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2016 Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

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 Using data taken from the 2016 Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends report, this infographic takes a look at the characteristics of home buyers and sellers of different generations.

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Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07
Highlights
  • At 35 percent, buyers 35 years and younger continue to be the largest generational group of home buyers with a median age of 30 years old.
  • First-time buyers made up 32 percent of all home buyers, down from 33 percent last year.
  • Sixty-seven percent of buyers 35 years and younger were first-time buyers, followed by buyers 36 to 50 years at 26 percent.
  • The most common type of home purchased continues to be the detached single-family home, which made up 83 percent of all homes purchased.
  • Eighty-nine percent of... Read More
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NAR Generational Survey: Millennials Increasingly Buying in Suburban Areas

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

WASHINGTON (March 9, 2016) – A growing share of homebuyers are millennials, and more of them are purchasing single-family homes outside of urban areas, according to the 2016 National Association of Realtors® Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends study, which evaluates the generational differences1 of recent home buyers and sellers. The survey additionally found that although student loan debt is more prevalent among millennial buyers, they aren’t the generation with the largest... Read More

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International Women's Day 2016

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

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Using data taken from NAR's Member Profile, this infographic celebrates International Women's Day by looking at demographics of female REALTORS®.

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Housing Market Summary for January 2016

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

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Using data taken from our Existing-Home Sales, Pending Home Sales, the REALTORS® Confidence Index and Foot Traffic Index, this infographic looks at what the housing market was doing in January and provides insight into the months ahead.

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Existing-Home Sales Inch Forward in January

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

National Association of REALTORS® Chief Economist Lawrence Yun talks about how Existing-home sales crept up to the highest annual rate in six months.

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Pending Sales Ease Slightly in January

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

In this video, NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun talks about January 2016 pending home sales, contract activity, home buying momentum, and his prediction on new home sales for the remainder of the year.

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Pending Home Sales Cool Down in January

NAR: Research Headlines from Realtor.org - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:07

WASHINGTON (February 29, 2016) — Following the highest average year for the index in nearly a decade1, pending home sales declined to begin 2016 but remained slightly higher than a year ago, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Only the South saw an uptick in contract activity in January.

The Pending Home Sales Index,* a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, declined 2.5 percent to 106.0 in January from an upwardly revised 108.7 in December but is... Read More

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