NEWS FROM NAR

NAR’s Media Communications team is happy to share with you the latest real estate news, reports and information impacting REALTORS® and the association.
  • NAR Statement on Kathy Kraninger Nomination for BCFP Director
    National Association of Realtors® President Elizabeth Mendenhall released the following statement regarding President Trump’s nomination of Kathy Kraninger as the next director of the Bureau...
  • Existing-Home Sales Backpedal in May
    Existing-home sales fell back in May for the second straight month; sales fell 0.4 percent to seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.43 million in May from a downwardly revised 5.45 million in April....
  • Instant Reaction: May Housing Starts
    The following is NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun’s reaction to this morning’s release from the U.S. Commerce Department on May new home construction: “New home construction activity soared to its...
  • Infographic: Baby Boomers are Housing Market Movers
    In recent years, baby boomers have been active in the housing market, coming in at a close second to millennials as the largest generation of home buyers, while home prices have remained high and...
  • Instant Reaction: Lawrence Yun on Today’s FOMC Statement
    The following is NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun’s reaction to the Federal Reserve’s decision today to raise short-term interest rates: “We are still in the middle innings of rising interest rates;...
  • NAR Welcomes Wesley Shaw to Advocacy Communications Team
    Earlier this month, Wesley Shaw was introduced as NAR’s media manager of advocacy issues. Wesley will focus on advancing NAR’s public policy agenda through communications that benefit and inform...