member profile Archive

The Road to Becoming a REALTOR®

With so many new entrants into the real estate field in 2015, our research analysts pondered where they all came from. We saw in a previous article An Influx of Young Members to the REALTOR® Family that NAR membership...

Drone usage within the Real Estate Industry

The 2016 Member Profile provides data on drone usage within the Real Estate industry.  This question was added to the Survey in 2016, and provides information on current drone users and the optimism around drone usage in the future. Amongst real...

An Influx of Young Members to the REALTOR® Family

The 2016 Member Profile shows some interesting changes in the demographics of National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) members. There are several major trends that have emerged from the data; the foremost is that there were many younger, new members...

Experienced REALTORS® Passing on the Torch

Several major trends emerged in the 2016 Member Profile. One notable change in the demographics of NAR members is that a cadre of experienced REALTORS® may be retiring or looking to retire in the next two years. In the...

Real Estate: The New Face for Women’s Economic Empowerment

The typical REALTOR is a 57 year old female who is educated and a homeowner, survey says Move over Sheryl Sandberg, the Lean In circles may be great for corporate America but female entrepreneurs are making their own way....
August 7, 2015