Commercial Archive

Commercial Members’ Experience in Real Estate

NAR commercial members have a wealth of experience in real estate. The typical commercial member has been working in real estate for 21 years and working in commercial real estate for 11 years. Commercial appraisers and brokers typically have...

Commercial Members by Type of License

Commercial members of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® comprise brokers and sales agents specializing in land sales, office leasing, as well as multi-family and industrial sales. Fifty-four percent of NAR’s commercial members are brokers, with licensed sales agents the...

Business Activities of Commercial Members

Commercial members completed a median of five transactions in 2010 – this is the same as in 2009, but down from eight transactions in 2008. The median sales transaction volume in 2010 was $1,282,100 (based on calculating a response...

February 2011 Real Estate Insights: “Commercial Investment Looking Up”

While the commercial real estate market still faces challenges, last year ended on a high note for commercial investors. In fact, investment in U.S. commercial real estate increased a whopping 120% in 2010. George Ratiu, NAR Research Economist, provides...