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Central Ohio Housing Report - March 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.

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.

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.

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.

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. 

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. 

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 24, 2017

Housing inventory drops further in February; Don't miss the Awards Lunch on 4/13; Funds need to be wired for closings beginning 4/6; New - $20 off TurboTax; Social Media Marketing Made Easy With RPR; Market a Home When the Garden Is Fullest; 5 Things That’ll Totally Ruin Your Bathroom Remodel and more.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 17, 2017

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 17, 2017

YPN Mastermind tickets selling out; Foundation Wine Tasting a tremendous success; Spring Scholarship Deadline 3/31; Limited MLS Tech support March 17 & 20; Listing syndication revisited by MLS; Awards Lunch is 4/13; Have a Difficult Client? Here’s What to Do; Refacing Your Kitchen Cabinets: The Options and Costs and more.