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

Columbus Real Estate News

2/23/2017

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
2/22/2017

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. 

2/16/2017

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.

2/16/2017

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
2/15/2017

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 Commercial Retail Report 4Q2016
2/14/2017

Central Ohio Commercial Retail Report 4Q2016

Columbus Ohio retail saw positive net absorption with over 100 leases and 310,000 square feet of retail space were leased in the tracked data set in 4Q16.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for February 3, 2016
2/3/2017

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for February 3, 2016

Foundation commits $300,000 to the South Side Renaissance; Congratulations to the 2017 10 Under 40 Honorees; Avoid These SEO Mistakes in Online Marketing; Columbus is 12th hottest housing market for January; Single Women Comprise 17% of Buyers; 8 Items Buyers Need to Add to Their Budgets; How to DIY Your Taxes — and Not Miss a Single Deduction and more.

2/2/2017

Meet the 2017 10 Under 40 Honorees

The 2017 10 Under 40 honorees are innovative, industrious, and committed to raising the bar in real estate. This group of select individuals are leaders in the central Ohio real estate community under the age of 40 who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of sales, leadership and community involvement. Congratulations are in order to this year's honorees: Meghan Martin, Alissa Pugh Clark, Katie Twining, Taylor Kolon, Eric Cliffel, Daniel Dunsmoor, Sarah Martie, Jesse Shkolnik, Lory Kim and Kate Crager Tobin.

Columbus REALTORS® Foundation commits $300,000 to the South Side Renaissance
2/1/2017

Columbus REALTORS® Foundation commits $300,000 to the South Side Renaissance

As leaders of responsible home ownership and affordable housing in central Ohio, the Columbus REALTORS® Foundation is proud to announce the largest grant in the organization’s history to fund the South Side Renaissance (SSR), a South Side housing development, owned by Community Development for All People (CD4AP).

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for January 27, 2016
1/27/2017

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for January 27, 2016

2017 Joint Industry Forecast Lunch a huge hit, Central Ohio housing market saw record highs and lows in 2016, How to handle Multiple Offer situations, Study: January, February Great for Buying, Columbus is 12th strongest market to kick off 2017, Free Storage with All American Moving, Strange Home Quirks – and How to (Finally!) Make Them Go Away and more.