2017 Columbus Ohio regional home sales statistics release schedule

Jan. 24 - 2016 housing report
Feb. 22 - January housing report
Mar. 22 - February housing report
Apr. 21 - March housing report
May 24 - April housing report
June 21 - May housing report
July 24 - June housing report
Aug. 24 - July housing report
Sept. 20 - August housing report
Oct. 20 - September housing report
Nov. 21 - October housing report
Dec. 20 - November housing report


Above dates coincide with the National Association of REALTORS® News Release Schedule

News Results

2/28/2017

2017 Building Renovations!

Major updates and renovations are underway at 2700 Airport Drive which include all three floors at Columbus REALTORS.

4/28/2017

An Update on MLS Listing Syndication

As was detailed in a March 15 post to members, the Columbus and Central Ohio Regional MLS has a long-standing policy that the only destinations to which member listing data is sent in total for public display is Realtor.com and to members’ websites for use in IDX display.

Q1-2017 Lender-Mediated Properties Report
4/25/2017

Q1-2017 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

Central Ohio foreclosures in the first quarter of 2017 followed its downtrend, decreasing 63.7 percent from a year ago and down over 93 percent from peak supply levels in 2010 according to the 1Q17 Lender-Mediated Properties Report published by Columbus REALTORS®.

Central Ohio Housing Report - March 2017
4/21/2017

Central Ohio Housing Report - March 2017

March 2017 central Ohio home sales were up 51 percent over February and up four percent from a year ago - the highest number of home sales on record for the month of March as well as the 1st quarter.

4/21/2017

2017 Congressional Roundtable a tremendous success

Yesterday, over 130 Columbus REALTORS® members gathered for our 3rd Congressional Roundtable with Congresswoman Joyce Beatty, Congressman Pat Tiberi and Congressman Steve Stivers.

4/21/2017

Is that listing in contract already?

In today's hot market, many listings go in contract very quickly. Remember, it's more than just professional courtesy to accurately portray the property's status in the MLS, it is your obligation under the REALTOR Code of Ethics. Standard of Practice 3-6 clearly states that REALTORS shall disclose the existence of accepted offers, including those with unresolved contingencies, to any broker seeking cooperation.

4/19/2017

Virtually Staged Photos allowed in the MLS

Virtually staged photos were approved for the MLS by the MLS Board of Directors on 4/17/17.

4/18/2017

Columbus REALTORS® prestigious annual awards - 2017!

During Columbus REALTORS® annual Awards celebration on 4/12/17, six central individuals were honored for their outstanding commitment to the real estate profession and to the central Ohio community. 

4/17/2017

MLS won’t support Microsoft Vista as of 4/11/17

As many may have heard over the last few months, Microsoft has ended support for PC systems running Windows Vista on April 11, 2017. As such, Windows Vista will no longer receive software updates including security updates that protect your PC from harmful viruses, spyware, and other malicious software, which can steal your personal information. 

4/7/2017

Guidance for Showings in Today's Hot Market

The Columbus real estate market is hot!  According to the recent TenX study of “healthy markets”, which is based on population and job growth, unemployment, wage growth, inventory and construction activity, Columbus ranks third behind only Tampa and Dallas.  Yes, our market is so “healthy” that we’re experiencing a lot of concurrent showings, where two, three or even more REALTORS® may be showing buyers through the same property at the same time.