Real Estate Industry Links
Below are links to national organizations and government agencies helpful for gathering information related to the real estate industry.
- Bipartisan Policy Center – Housing Commission
The Bipartisan Policy Center’s Housing Commission aims to reform the nation’s housing policy by crafting a package of realistic and actionable policy recommendations that consider the near-term and address the long-term challenges in the sector.
- Harvard University – Joint Center for Housing Studies (JCHS)
The JCHS advances understanding of housing issues and informs policy through research, education, and public outreach programs.
- NAHB National Sales & Marketing Council (NSMC)
NSMC helps builders sell homes more effectively with education and training programs, sales and marketing tools, and awards and recognition programs.
- National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)
The NAHB is a leading national trade association for the housing industry, helping to make housing a national priority through advocacy and education.
- National Association of REALTORS®
The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® is America’s largest trade association, representing over one million members involved in the residential and commercial real estate industries.
- U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development
HUD’s HUD USER portal is the primary source for Federal Government reports and information on housing policy and programs, building technology, economic development, urban planning, and other housing-related topics.
- U.S. Department of Labor – Bureau of Labor Statistics
The Bureau of Labor Statistics is the principal fact-finding agency for the Federal Government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics.