Lawrence Yun is
Chief Economist and oversees the Research group at the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF
REALTORS®. He supervises and is responsible for a wide range of research
activity for the association including NAR's Existing Home Sales statistics,
Affordability Index, and Home Buyers and Sellers Profile Report. He regularly
provides commentary on real estate market trends for its 1.4 million REALTORS®.
Dr. Yun creates NAR's forecasts and
participates in many economic forecasting panels, among them the Blue Chip
Council and the Wall Street Journal Forecasting Survey. He also participates in
the Industrial Economists Discussion Group at the Joint Center for Housing
Studies of Harvard University. He appears regularly on financial news outlets,
is a frequent speaker at real estate conferences throughout the United States,
and has testified before Congress. Dr. Yun has also appeared as a guest on
CSPAN's Washington Journal.