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NAR reports strong homebuyer foot traffic this spring

Jun 22, 2015
Homebuyer foot traffic can be a strong indicator of the demand for housing, and foot traffic has been strong this spring, according to data from the National Association of REALTORS, which measures foot traffic by the number of times SentriLock lock boxes are opened.
 
NAR's index for foot traffic was 59 in May – 13.8 points higher than the same time last year. A measure above 50 indicates that more than half of about 200 markets analyzed had stronger traffic in May of 2015 than the same month a year prior.
 
To read the entire press release from NAR, click here.
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