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[27 Feb 2011 | 3 Comments | 3,349 views]
NAR numbers questioned by CoreLogic

In a recent article about the January housing market report from northwest Arkansas, we at First Arkansas News called into question the accuracy of the National Association of Realtors’ (NAR) interpretation of the housing market reports it releases.
It turns out we’re not the only ones suspicious of what the NAR reports these days. According to a Wall Street Journal article, CoreLogic is suggesting that NAR’s numbers could be off substantially. Who is CoreLogic? A real estate analytics firm in Santa Ana, Calif., that counted 3.3 million sales of existing homes …