Sellers Archive

Buyer and Seller Traffic Conditions, by State, from November 2015‒January 2016

In the monthly REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey, the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) asks members to rate the past month’s buyer and seller traffic in the neighborhood or area where they make most of their sales. NAR compiles the responses...

Supply Conditions Continue to be “Weak” Across Most States in November 2015

In the monthly REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey, the National Association of REALTORS® asks members “How would you rate the past month’s traffic where you make most of your sales?” During the period September-November 2015, buyer traffic, measured by the...

REALTORS® Reported Slower Buyer and Seller Traffic in November 2015

In the monthly REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey, the National Association of REALTORS® asks members “How would you describe the past month’s housing market in the neighborhood or area where you make most of your sales?” The responses are aggregated...

Selling Your Home Solo to Save Money? You’ll Actually Make Less Than You Think

Some homeowners opt to sell their residence without a real estate agent to get around paying a commission and make more of the profit. Forty-eight percent of people who sell without a real estate agent think that if they...
November 9, 2015

Halloween and Home Sellers

Home sellers decide to move for many reasons. Using the 2014 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, we can discover these reasons as well as some surprising reasons for selling a home. While not the typical reason for selling,...