2009 NAR Member Profile Highlights
Part 1: Characteristics of Realtors
As part of their “Right Tools, Right Now” campaign, NAR is offering the 2009 NAR Member Profile free to Realtors. If you have the time, take a look. If you’re short on time, here is the first of several highlights from the report:
- Characteristics of Realtors
- - Realtors have a median of 10 years of experience, up from 8 last year.
- - 35% of Realtors use social networking websites.
- - 14% of Realtors plan on using social networking websites.
- - 82% specialize in residential brokerage.
- - Younger agents are being washed out: less than 20% have 3 or fewer years of experience, compared to more than 25% last year.
- -60% of Realtors have a website.
- - Only 7% of Realtors have a blog.
Check back soon for our second part of our 2009 NAR Member Profile Review: Business Activity of Realtors