2020 Columbus Ohio regional home sales statistics release schedule

Jan. 22 - 2019 housing report
Feb. 21 - January housing report
Mar. 20 - February housing report
Apr. 21 - March housing report
May 21 - April housing report
June 22 - May housing report
July 22 - June housing report
Aug. 21 - July housing report
Sept. 22 - August housing report
Oct. 22 - September housing report
Nov. 19 - October housing report
Dec. 22 - November housing report

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

News Results


Q4-2018 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

Foreclosures and short sales in central Ohio continued to decline during the final months of 2018. Down 37.5 percent in the fourth quarter, distressed home sales made up just 3.2 percent of the properties sold, down from almost five percent last year and a record low.


Q2-2018 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

Foreclosures and short sales were down 36.1 percent from last year and the lowest on record for central Ohio, according to the Q2-2018 Lender-Mediated Properties report from Columbus REALTORS®.


Q2-2015 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

The 800 lender-mediated properties listed for sale during 2Q-2015 in central Ohio was down by almost half from one year ago, but up slightly (1.7 percent) from the previous quarter.

3Q-2014 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

3Q-2014 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

Central Ohio continued to see a considerable decrease in the number of short sales and foreclosures in the third quarter of 2014. There were 1,155 lender mediated homes put up for sale during 3Q-2014 in central Ohio, which was 34.9 percent fewer than the 1,775 distressed homes listed during the same period in 2013. 

2Q-2014 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

2Q-2014 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

The inventory of short sales and foreclosures in central Ohio dropped to an all-time low during the second quarter of 2014. The 961 distressed homes for sale in 2Q-2014 was down 57.6 percent compared to 2Q-2013, and down 76 percent from a peak of 4,005 distressed homes for sale in 4Q-2010. 

FHA announces short sales requirements

FHA announces short sales requirements

New requirements are in effect for sellers to short sale a FHA loan .

Q1-2013 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

Q1-2013 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

Lender-mediated inventory fell 42.4 percent from last year; that figure has plummeted nearly 60.0 percent from peak supply levels. Supply is down, demand is up and the sales mix is shifting away from distressed properties and back toward traditional homes.