Research Archive

Why “Minority” is Losing its Meaning

What does the word “minority” mean? Well, in four U.S. states, the answer is…nothing. Though the term is commonly used in reference to any racial or ethnic group numerically less than half the general population, this word is displeasing...

Finding Global Buyers in Your Area

Do you think global buyers don’t exist in your area? I’ll bet they do. You don’t have to look hard – just with a different perspective. Here are a few things to consider before making the assumption that global...

Highlights: 2013 NAR Profile of International Home Buying Survey

Yesterday, (June 25), the NAR Research Department released the 2013 Profile of International Home Buying Activity. The report focuses on the purchases of U.S. real estate by international buyers for the twelve month period ending March 2013. Highlights from...