Distressed Sales Archive

REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey: September 2018 Highlights

The REALTORS® Confidence Index (RCI) survey[1] gathers monthly information from REALTORS® about local real estate market conditions, characteristics of buyers and sellers, and issues affecting homeownership and real estate transactions.[2] This report presents key results about market transactions from...

Fewer Cash Sales, Investor Buyers, and Distressed Sales in 2017

In the monthly REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey, the National Association of REALTORS® asks members who reported about their most recent sale for the month “Did the buyer pay in cash, without financing the home?” The share of cash sales...

Highlights of the April 2017 REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey Report

While local conditions vary, the REALTORS® Buyer Traffic Index and the REALTORS® Confidence Index—Current Conditions for single-family homes, townhomes, and condominiums remained above 50 in April 2017, indicating that more respondents reported “strong” than “weak” conditions. Both indices were...

Distressed Sales Slid to Six Percent of Residential Sales in March 2017

With rising home values, improved economic conditions, and fewer foreclosures, the share of sales of distressed properties has generally continued to decline. Distressed sales accounted for six percent of sales in March 2017 (seven percent in February 2017; eight...

Properties Typically Sold Faster at 34 Days in March 2017 Amid Tight Supply

In the monthly REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey, the National Association of REALTORS® asks members “For the last house that you closed in the past month, how long was it on the market from listing time to the time the...