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Twitter Chat, Oct. 16, 3 pm ET: Technology in the Home Buying Process

Join us for our next Real Insight Twitter chat this Friday, October 16, at 3 pm EST on technology use in the home buying process. We will be discussing how home buyers use technology to research and identify properties...
October 14, 2015

New Baby Boomer Release from NAR Research

WASHINGTON (December 10, 2014) – Metro areas with a lower cost of living and sunnier weather are poised to see an increased number of baby boomers moving in and buying a home as some delay retirement and remain participants...
December 10, 2014

Highlights: 2014 NAR Commercial Member Profile

The 2014 NAR Commercial Member Profile, released earlier this week, reports that Realtors® who practice commercial real estate saw an increase in sales transaction volume and medium gross annual income last year. NAR commercial members who were surveyed conduct all or...
May 8, 2014

Highlights: 2014 Investment and Vacation Home Buyers Survey

On Wednesday, NAR released its annual Investment and Vacation Home Buyers Survey, covering existing- and new-home transactions in 2013. The press release can be found here, with highlights and select charts from the report below: Vacation home sales rose...
April 3, 2014

Home Improvements After the Home Purchase

Fifty-three percent of buyers undertook a home improvement project within three months of their home purchase. Buyers who purchased older, previously-owned homes were the most likely to undertake a home improvement project. Seventy-three percent of those who purchased a...
March 18, 2014