Monthly Archive:: September 2012

The 2012 Relocation Reports: Montgomery County, Ohio

NAR Research has produced a total of 3,147 Relocation Reports for U.S. counties. The Relocation Report for each county presents information for that county on county‐to‐county migration flows within the United States, the average incomes of households moving between...

Latest 2012 Economic and Housing Outlook

Here is the latest 2012 Economic and Housing Outlook from NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun. Though today’s downward revision to prior GDP figures were not incorporated, the outlook remains essentially unchanged. The full 15-slide PowerPoint looks at economic indicators...

Jobless Claims, GDP Growth

In each Economic Update, the Research staff analyzes recently released economic indicators and addresses what these indicators mean for REALTORS® and their clients. Today’s update discusses jobless claims and GDP growth....

First-Time Home Buyers: 31 Percent of Residential Buyers

Approximately 31 percent of REALTORS® who responded to the latest REALTORS® Confidence Index survey reported making a sale to first-time home buyers. Normally first-time buyers are in the neighborhood of 40 percent of total residential sales, according to NAR’s...

New Home Sales

In each Economic Update, the Research staff analyzes recently released economic indicators and addresses what these indicators mean for REALTORS® and their clients. Today’s update discusses new home sales....