Home Sales Statistics Archive

‘Field Guide to the Small House Movement’ Points to New Housing Niche

The current economic climate has driven some Americans to examine how much space they really need. And when it comes to purchasing a home, many consumers are finding they can do with less than an average-sized home of 2,600...
September 9, 2015

Highlights from the 2014 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers

The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® has long-established itself as a provider of valued data relevant to the industry. One of the organization’s most recent studies is the 2014 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, just released in November. For...
December 19, 2014

Highlights from the 2013 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers

The National Association of REALTORS® has long-established itself as a provider of valued data relevant to the industry. One of the organization’s most recent studies is the The 2013 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, just released in November....

Fall Selling Season Brings Different Opportunities

Changes in seasonality bring different trends to the residential real estate market that savvy REALTORS® know how to address. As the summer vacation season shifts into fall, for example, there are several things you can do to increase business...

Buy Low, Sell High: How to Flip That House the Right Way

Some REALTORS® look at the short sales market and see the Wild, Wild West. But there’s no denying that short sales, foreclosures, distressed homes and flipped houses make up a good percentage of the real estate landscape in 2012....

Capturing a Piece of the Second Home Market

The Second Home Market has changed a lot since the Douglas Fir Plywood Association published Second Homes for Leisure Living in 1960. Today, millions of Baby Boomers in the United States (40.7 million between the ages of 50-59) have...

Going Once…Going Twice…Sold

What image does the phrase “real estate auction” bring to mind? Up until recently, it was probably a financial transaction carried out by a seller in dire straits such as foreclosure. Real estate auctions have never achieved the desirable...

Think Global, Sell Local

Hola. Bonjour. Ni Hao. Jambo. Guten Tag. Shalom. In how many languages can you say, “Hello?” If you’re like a growing number of REALTORS®, the answer is probably, “more than one.” That’s because international buyers are a growing segment...