Area Realty Associations

Columbus REALTORS® is fortunate to have 27 area realty associations. These groups gather according to their location or area of interest to network, discuss current issues, tour homes, etc.

Each group selects their own volunteer leadership and conducts their own meetings weekly, bi-weekly or monthly.

Download a copy of the directory (PDF)

Bexley-Eastmoor-Berwick Realty Association
[BEB FB page]
President: Forrest Neuswanger, Coldwell Banker King Thompson
(614) 971-6600
Meetings: Thursdays, 9a
Rusty Bucket Tavern, 2158 E. Main St., Bexley 43209
Tour Director: Pam Allen, Amerititle
(614) 224-7440
Membership: 80
   
Columbus Comm. Industrial Investment REALTOR® 
[CCIIR]
President: Matt Osowski, NAI Ohio Equities, REALTORS®
(614) 224-2400
Meetings: first Thursday or Friday each month, dates &
locations can be verified at CCIIR.com
Tour Director: Matt Osowski, NAI Ohio Equities, REALTORS®
(614) 224-2400
Membership: 175
   
Columbus Realtist Association
President: Yolanda Earley, Porterhouse Realty, Ltd.
(614) 565-7746
Meetings: first Thursday of each month, 11:30a
Homeport, 3443 Agler Rd., Columbus 43219
Membership: 50
   
Columbus Southwest Area Realty Association
[www.cswara.com
President: Robin Miller, ERA Real Solutions Realty
(614) 582-8945
Meetings: Thursdays, 9a
O’Charley’s, 1657 Stringtown Rd., Grove City, 43123
Tour Director: Scott Lewis, Chicago Title,
(740) 403-0040
Membership: 100
   
Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW Columbus)
[www.crewcols.org]
President: Martha Hubbell, Huntington
(614) 480-4095
Meetings:

Monthly Luncheons, typically first Tuesday
of every month (everyone welcome),visit crewcols.org

Membership: 90+
   
Delaware County Area Tour Association
President: Doug Price, Price Realty
(740) 363-9911
Meetings: Wednesdays, 9a
The Delaware County Board Office, 21 N Sandusky St.
Tour Director: Doug Price, (740) 363-9911
Membership: 150+
   
Delaware-Knox-Licking Morrow Suburban Realty Association
[DKLM FB page
President: Kerri Laughery, Cutler Real Estate
(614) 935-6523
Meetings: every first and third Fridays, 8:45a
Vineyard Church of Delaware County, 1001 W. Cherry St., Sunbury
Tour Director: Dona Mitton, Cutler Real Estate, (614) 499-2004
Membership: 55
   
Gahanna Area Realty Association
[garasite.com
President: Craig Lee, Art Lee Realty, Inc.
(614) 374-2692
Meetings: Fridays, 9a, except last Friday of the month (8:30a networking)
Max & Erma’s, 1317 N. Hamilton Rd., Gahanna 43230
Tour Director:

Karen Evans, Columbus Title of Westerville, (614) 404-8173 (tours can also be scheduled
by going to garasite.com by noon on Wednesday week of tour)

Assistant Tour Director Heather Robison, American Bank, (614) 266-5337
Membership: 145
   
Greater Dublin Realty Association
[gdraweb.org]
President: Chryssa Gartner, Pulte Homes
(614) 402-3269
Meetings: every Friday, 8:30a social; 9a meeting starts
The Bogey, 6013 Glick Road, Powell, OH 43065
Tour Director: Dana Mack, (614) 562-1600 (tours can
be scheduled on the association website at gdraweb.com)
Membership: 280
   
Greater Worthington Area Real Estate Association
[GWAREA FB page]
President: Michelle Groff, RE/MAX Impact
(614) 560-1014
Meetings: Thursdays, 8:30a Networking & Breakfast; 9a meeting
Natalie's Coal Fire Pizza, 5601 N. High St., Worthington 43085
Tour Director:

Lisa Evelinn, Keller Williams Capital Partners, (614) 226-9394

Membership: 115
   
Hilliard Area Realty Association
[HARA FB page] 
President: Connie Anzuini, Coldwell Banker King Thompson
(614) 889-0808
Meetings:

Tuesdays, 9a (networking begins at 8:30a); Heritage Golf Club, 3525 Heritage Club Dr., Hilliard 43026

Tour Director:

Marie Smith (614) 403-0013 (to put a home on tour, go to hilliardareara.org)

Membership: 276
   
Independent Brokers’ Association
[IBA FB page] 
President: Tana Lantry, YEMA Realty, LLC
(614) 593-6079
Meetings: second Mondays, 1p; Columbus REALTORS®, 2700 Airport Dr., Columbus
Contact: Brent Diebert, First Financial Bank, (614) 571-3554
Membership: 75
   
Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM)
[iremcolumbus.org
President: Aaron Dorsch, CPM, Paradigm Properties & Paradigm Capital Advisors,
(614) 871-1023
Meetings: second Thursday, 11:45a (except Jul, Aug & Sept, Nov & Dec.)
Tour Director: Kelly Marks, IREM Association Executive, (614) 871-1023
Membership: 130+
   
Licking North Central Realty Association
[LNCRA FB page] 
President: Bob Rowe, RE/MAX Capital Center
(614) 209-9201
Meetings: first & third Thursdays, 9a
Johnstown Govt Center, 599 S. Main St., Johnstown
Tour Director: Linda Chambers, Key Properties, REALTORS®
(740) 404-4316
Membership: 35
   
Madison County Area Realty Association
President:

Kate Crager-Tobin, Crager Real Estate, Ltd., (614) 588-3851

Meetings: first Thursday each month, 8:30a, The Madison House, 351 Kenny Blvd., London 43140-8524
Tour Directors: Jennie Scoby, Bank of America Home Mortgage, (614) 348-4620 and
Jenna Reffitt, Crager Real Estate, Ltd., (614) 886-4567
Membership: 48
   
Marysville Area Realty Association
[MARA FB page]
President: Derek Schwyn, Keller Williams Consultants
Telephone: (937) 243-4934
Meetings: second and fourth Thursdays, 8:45a; caravan tour 9:30a
Location: Boston’s, 1099 Lydia Dr., Marysville 43040
Membership: Bill Channell, Union Home Mortgage (614) 347-3082
Membership: 90
   
Midtown Area Real Estate Association
President: Ian Thickstun, Core Ohio Realty
(614) 397-7166
Meetings: Fridays, 9a
Waterford Tower Condos, 155 W. Main St., Columbus
Tour Director: Pam Allen (614) 224-7440, Fax (614) 224-1806
Membership: 125
   
New Albany Realty Association
[New Albany FB page]
President: Sue Milne, New Albany Realty
(614) 307-5029
Meetings: Wednesday 9a (first 3 Wednesdays of
the month); Rusty Bucket in New Albany
Tour Director: Trish Morrow, (614) 882-8022
(You can also request tours on the web page.)
Membership: 95
   
Areas 41/47 Tour
President: Richard Woerner, RE/MAX Capital Centre
(614) 447-1000
Meetings: first Monday of the month, 9a; RE/MAX Capital Center, 2805 N. High St.
Tour Director: Addie Davis (614) 447-1000
 Membership: 18
   
North Area Real Estate Association
[clintonvillenarea.com]
President: Shari Carroll, Keller Williams Capital Partners
(614) 888-1000
Meetings: Wednesdays, 9a
Clintonville Woman’s Club, 3951 N. High St.
Tour Director: Emily Andrews (614) 268-4663 (submit
homes for tour to ClintonvilleNAREA.com)
Membership: 200
   
Northwest Area Realty Association
[nwara.org
President: Katie Davis, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Calhoon Company
(614) 354-1785
Meetings: Wednesday, 8:30a
MCL Cafeteria, Kingsdale Shopping Center
Tour Director: Bonnie Lustnauer, Talon Title Agency
(614) 273-0421, Fax (614) 273-0460
Membership: 200
   
Ohio Commercial Real Estate Exchangors (OCREE)
President:

Mike Lane, Magnum Real Estate Advisors
(614) 419-7040

Meetings: every Thursday, 8:30a
Little Bear Golf Club, 1940 Little Bear Loop, Lewis Center 43035
Membership: 178
   
Southeast Area Realty Association
President: Nikki DiNardo, Century 21 Excellence Realty
(614) 863-0180
Meetings:

first & third Thursday each month, 9a
The Inn at Winchester Trail, 6401 Winchester Blvd., Canal Winchester

Tour Director: Shawn Doan, Fischer Homes, (614) 598-3262 
Membership: 45
   
Southern Delaware County Realty Association
[sdcraonline.com
President: Shaun Simpson, Keller Williams Capital Partners
(614) 312-1417
Meetings: Mondays, 9a (networking 8:30a)
The Bogey, 6013 Glick Rd, Dublin, OH 43017
Tour Director: Anthony Leahy, Huntington Mortgage,
(614) 563-9525
Membership: 275
   
Tri-County Area Realty Association
[TARA FB page] 
President: Mackenzie Arnold, HER, Realtors®
(740) 258-9426
Meetings: Wednesdays, 9a
Zapatas Mexican Kitchen
1282 Hill Road N., Pickerington, OH 43147
Tour Director: Myndi Zipf, Pulte Homes (614) 554-7690
Membership: 125
   
Westerville Area Realty Association
[WARA FB page] 
President: Bob Johnson, RE/MAX Impact
(614) 440-4166
Meetings: Thursdays, (Networking) 8:15a, (Meeting) 8:45a,
The Rusty Bucket, 400 Polaris Parkway, Westerville 43082 
Tour Director: Rebecca Chesnick, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Platinum Realty Group
(740) 310-4451
Membership: 255
   
Women's Council of REALTORS® (WCR) Columbus
[WCRcolumbus.org]
President:
Katie McCartney, RE/MAX Revealty
(614) 505-7438
Meetings: third Thursday (typically 9:00-11:00a), location varies (but typically held at Scioto Country Club). For meeting times and locations, check the website WCRcolumbus.org.
Tour Director: Katie McCartney (614) 505-7438 or Angie Travis (614) 374-6353
Membership:  75