2018 Columbus Ohio regional home sales statistics release schedule

Jan. 24 - 2017 housing report
Feb. 21 - January housing report
Mar. 21 - February housing report
Apr. 23 - March housing report
May 24 - April housing report
June 20 - May housing report
July 23 - June housing report
Aug. 22 - July housing report
Sept. 20 - August housing report
Oct. 19 - September housing report
Nov. 21 - October housing report
Dec. 19 - November housing report


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

Columbus Real Estate News

11/16/2018

Dues & fees increases for 2019

It has been five years (2013) since our last dues increase. Columbus REALTORS® has been diligent in finding ways to balance increasing costs alongside funding important services to our membership. In the end, the only way to continue to provide the level of service that our membership expects was to raise the dues for 2019.

9/12/2018

New Member Orientation required for Keybox access!

Beginning Sept. 1, 2018, new agents will be required to complete Columbus REALTORS® New Member Orientation within 90 days of obtaining electronic key box access. 

8/28/2018

REALTOR® Ethics class due 12/31/18!

NAR’s member Ethics course requirement changed from a 4-year cycle to a 2-year cycle, so the next deadline is Dec. 31, 2018.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for December 7, 2018
12/7/2018

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for December 7, 2018

2018 Post Election Analysis & Look Ahead Panel Discussion; REALTOR® Ethics class due 12/31/18; Discounted Cameron Mitchell & City Barbecue gift cards are back; Take action and support HB 211: the Home Inspector Licensure Bill; 2019 Committee Registration still open; Resources for buyers struggling with down payments; Weekday mornings are hot for house hunting; Easy decor hacks for a stress free holiday and more.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for November 30, 2018
11/30/2018

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for November 30, 2018

Interested in Mentoring? Sign up for CREM 12/10; YPN Holiday Party 12/5; REALTOR® Ethics class due 12/31/18; Discounted Cameron Mitchell & City Barbecue gift cards are back;  Free webinar from Ohio REALTORS® and Taxbot 12/5; Dues & fees increases for 2019; Changes to the Residential Purchase Contract; 2019 Committee Registration still open; Nine habits for a home to make it always feel neat & fresh and more.

11/28/2018

Partnering to create a better future for all of us!

"See the need, take the lead" has been our guiding refrain throughout the year and members did just that and have stepped up in unique and epic ways!

11/28/2018

How to win ‘REALTOR®’ friends and serve your clients

Your business and reputation essentially depend on how you interact (or don't) with others. It improves communication, builds stronger relationships and instills trust!

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes e-botes for November 23, 2018
11/26/2018

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes e-botes for November 23, 2018

Future home sales looking strong in central Ohio; Dues & fees increases for 2019; Changes to the Residential Purchase Contract; MLS Login change –11/27; Fair Housing Symposium – 11/27; Become a Certified Real Estate Mentor on 12/10; 2019 Committee Registration still open; Interactive quiz matches buyers to ‘spectacular spaces’; How to price your home like the savviest sellers and more.

Central Ohio Housing Report - October 2018
11/21/2018

Central Ohio Housing Report - October 2018

Although down 4.1 percent from a year ago, homes put in contract jumped 3.7 percent from September to October. This was the second highest number of homes in contract in October in 12 years, according to the Columbus REALTORS Multiple Listing Service (MLS). 

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for November 16, 2018
11/16/2018

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for November 16, 2018

Election results are in for our 2019 Directors; Did you miss out? The Foundation Luncheon was a huge success; President's Ball is 12/8; Become a Certified Real Estate Mentor on 12/10; Columbus REALTORS® Closed 11/22 & 11/23; 2019 Committee Registration still open; How to rank on page one of Google results; Cleaning your house for guests: A checklist and more.