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

Central Ohio Housing Report - February 2017

Central Ohio Housing Report - February 2017

There were 2,528 central Ohio homes and condos added to the market in February, which is a 16.5 percent increase over January, although a 3.6 percent dip from February 2016. This leaves inventory at 4,286, which is a whopping 21.1 percent decrease from the same month last year according to the Columbus REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service.


Listing syndication revisited by MLS

The Columbus & Central Ohio Regional MLS has a long-standing policy that the only destinations to which we send member listing data for public display is Realtor.com, which promotes our REALTOR® brand, and members’ website Internet Data Exchange (IDX) displays.


Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for February 24, 2017

Pendings increase drops inventory further; Changes to Exclusive Right to Sell Listing Contract – Section 6; Beware of ‘Survey’ email; Discounted Cameron Mitchell Gift Cards are back; ODRE sessions on HB 532; Going above and beyond; Pet Odor Chasing Buyers Away? 8 Ways to Clear the Air and more.


Changes to Exclusive Right to Sell Listing Contract – Section 6

The Exclusive Right to Sell Listing Contract has been modified. The following text has been added at the end of the Section 6: Seller acknowledges that photos and/or videos may be taken of the property. It is the intent of the MLS committee that this change serve as notification to sellers that photos and videos may be taken for multiple purposes including marketing and comparison.  They may be taken by various parties such as agents, inspectors, appraiser, and even prospective buyers.

Central Ohio Housing Report - January 2017

Central Ohio Housing Report - January 2017

Central Ohio saw 2,473 homes go into contract during the month of January, up 24.5 percent from the previous month, and 4.4 percent higher than a year ago. 


New Function: Delete Multiple Photos

On February 21, you will be able to delete multiple photos (up to 50 at once) from the Photo Upload screen.


New Hot Sheet Design Layout

On February 21, the layout of the Hot Sheet page will be updated to make it more modern. This is part of an ongoing effort by FBS to freshen the user interface in Flexmls and make it more usable.

Q4-2016 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

Q4-2016 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

The number of distressed single family homes for sale in central Ohio during the fourth quarter of 2016 were down 57.4 percent and condos for sale fell 70.4 percent from the previous year.

Central Ohio Housing Report - December 2016

Central Ohio Housing Report - December 2016

Central Ohio ended 2016 with the highest number of home sales and the highest home prices on record. 2016 also saw the lowest months supply and days on market, due to the lowest inventory levels on record for the Columbus REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service.


Member Perspectives -- REALTORS® Property Resource

Colleagues share their thoughts on RPR (REALTORS® Property Resource) -- how they are using it in their day-to-day business.