2018 Columbus Ohio regional home sales statistics release schedule

Jan. 24 - 2017 housing report
Feb. 21 - January housing report
Mar. 21 - February housing report
Apr. 23 - March housing report
May 24 - April housing report
June 20 - May housing report
July 23 - June housing report
Aug. 22 - July housing report
Sept. 20 - August housing report
Oct. 19 - September housing report
Nov. 21 - October housing report
Dec. 19 - November housing report

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

News Results


All 88 Ohio Counties Now in Realist

As of February 27, 2018, Realist displays public records data in all 88 Ohio counties. Only 23 counties were previously included in Realist data.


Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 16, 2018

Foundation Wine Tasting was another smashing success; Safe a life and donate blood; YPN Connect 3/29; 12th Congressional District Candidate Meet & Greet is 4/6; Real Estate Core Law Update; Spring Scholarship deadline approaching; Discounted Cameron Mitchell gift cards are back; Home features repeat buyers call must-haves; Striking ways to add color to any room and more.


Tips for Selling Homes to Young Families

Potential home buyers with young children are a unique kind of client with different needs. Many young families have a long list of items on their checklist but not a lot of zeros in their budget. Consider the following tips on how to sell a home to a young family in the Columbus area.


If not YOU, then who?

When I was young, my mother shared her experiences with me as life lessons. Always buried in the story was an educational, ethical or moral nugget of knowledge to carry in my mental encyclopedia for life. One nugget that she shared many times from her life in politics as a grassroots volunteer is that sometimes the best candidate is not the smartest but the person who can assemble the best team. 


Fair Housing Makes Us Stronger

“Fair Housing Makes Us Stronger” is the message the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) is touting in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act, signed in to law by President Lyndon B. Johnson on April 11, 1968. This landmark piece of legislation outlawed housing discrimination and residential segregation in the United States.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 9, 2018

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 9, 2018

Foundation Wine Tasting is 3/15; YPN Connect 3/29; Understanding the Residential Real Estate Purchase Contract; Realist unavailable 10p 3/24 to 6a 3/25; Real Estate Core Law Update; Know someone interested in getting licensed; Discounted Cameron Mitchell gift cards are back; Unexpected ways paint can reboot your curb appeal and more


COCIE Application Deadline

With the go live date for the new COCIE system (powered by Catylist) set for 3/12/18, applications are due by 4p on 3/9/18.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 2, 2018

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 2, 2018

Government Affairs Forum: 2018 Political & Policy Forecast Panel 3/6; Foundation Wine Tasting is 3/15; Understanding the Residential Real Estate Purchase Contract; Real Estate Core Law Update; Affordable Housing benchmark raised to $180,000; YPN Connect 3/29; Workshop: 3/6/18 – RPR/Zipform partnership; Workshop: 3/8/18 – Getting started with RPR; Hack Your Home for Better Sleep and more.


Affordable Housing benchmark raised to $180,000

On 2/21/18, the Board of Directors approved a request from the Affordable Housing Committee to increase the affordable housing benchmark to $180,000 (from $150,000).