Regional and Local Data Archive

Patterns Develop in a Roiling Market

The national housing market slumped in the 3rd quarter of 2010 following the end of the Federal tax credit.  This pattern persisted in the 4th quarter, but the dynamics at the local level were different.  A slim majority of...

Homeowner Equity: Part Two

Note: for Part One of this article, click here > Latest Findings Despite the national scope of the housing downturn, our look into the latest equity picture reminds us that real estate is incredibly local. For instance, 55 metropolitan...

State by State Estimate of Shadow Inventory

Although the foreclosure crisis at times appears like an all-encompassing national problem, there are states and metropolitan areas that are harder impacted than others. From the onset of the foreclosure crisis, four states have continually had relatively worse foreclosure...

Foot Traffic: Oroville, CA

Foot traffic can provide great insight into the direction of future home sales.  SentriLock, LLC. provides NAR Research with monthly data on the number of showings. For the 4th consecutive month, foot traffic in the area covered by the...

Mortgaged and Non-mortgaged Home Owners by State

Experts often cite the fact that only about half of homeowners take a deduction for mortgage interest (MID) on their taxes each year. Technically speaking, this information is not wrong, but is it useful? In the chart, calculations of...