News and Commentary

3 Alt Credit-scoring Methods

New types of data could help lenders evaluate more borrowers’ creditworthiness, but standards need to be developed to protect consumers, experts say.

NAR Thanks Biden Administration for Infrastructure Proposal’s Eye on Housing

The plan calls for building or rehabilitating a half-million homes for low- and middle-income buyers and includes measures NAR has long supported.

NAR Survey Offers Positive Snapshot of Member Productivity

The majority of NAR members say they didn't get into real estate at the urging of others, citing self-motivation and problem-solving for success.

Inventory Crisis Pushes Down Existing-Home Sales

However, “the market is still outperforming pre-pandemic levels,” says NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun. Insights from NAR’s latest housing report.

What's Your Market's Median Home Price?

Zoom in to your metropolitan statistical area to get the latest quarterly median home price for your market, and its percentage change from the previous quarter.