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29 Percent of Sales Contracts in November 2016—January 2017 Had a Delayed Settlement

In the monthly REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey, the National Association of REALTORS® asks members “In the past three months, think of your most recent sales contract that was either settled/closed or terminated. Please explain how the deal concluded (settled, delayed,...

Closing Delays Continue to Subside

The housing finance market continues to normalize in the way of TRID and Brexit related delays. The average delay in time-to-close (TTC), the time from when a sale goes under contract to settlement, eased from 3.4 days in September...

Contracts Typically Settled in 41 Days in March 2016

Among contracts that closed in March 2016, the median number of days to close a contract was 39 days, slightly up from 36 days in July 2015 when NAR first started tracking this information in this survey, according to...

Contracts That Closed in January 2016 Typically Took 42 Days to Close

In a monthly survey, the National Association of REALTORS® asks REALTOR® respondents how many days it took to close their most recent contract that closed in January 2016. The median days to close a contract was 42 days, up...