2015 Columbus Ohio regional home sales statistics release schedule

Jan. 23 - 2014 housing report
Feb. 23 - January housing report
Mar. 23 - February housing report
Apr. 22 - March housing report
May 21 - April housing report
June 22 - May housing report
July 22 - June housing report
Aug. 20 - July housing report
Sept. 21 - August housing report
Oct. 22 - September housing report
Nov. 23 - October housing report
Dec. 22 - November housing report

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

Columbus Real Estate News


Congress urges CFPB to delay enforcement of new TRID regulation

Thanks to Congress for requesting delayed enforcement of the TRID regulation - which is what we were asking for when in Washington this month.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes May 22, 2015

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes May 22, 2015

Central Ohio housing market is heating up, CORPAC Auction Shines Brightly for yet another year, REALTOR® Care Day is June 3 - Sign up is open, CFPB RESPA Training, Highlights from the NAR conference, Elizabeth Banks stars in new realtor.com® commercials, Moving tips that will make your life easier and more.

Central Ohio Housing Report - April 2015

Central Ohio Housing Report - April 2015

There were 3,987 central Ohio homes and condos put on the market during the month of April, a 15.2 percent increase over March and a 7.4 percent gain over April 2014. This increase put the total inventory of homes for sale at 7,003, according the Columbus REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service (MLS).


Moving Tips

It’s that time of year again. May is National Moving Month, and estimates suggest up to 40 million Americans will move in 2015, with summer being prime season for relocation. 


Inbox/News Feed Enhancements for Auto-Email and Portal

On May 11, FBS will release several improvements relating to the News Feed in automatic e-mails and portals.


Commercial Retail Market Report 1Q2015 - Central Ohio

Commercial Retail Market Report 1Q2015 - Central Ohio

The Columbus commercial retail market started 2015 on a slightly negative note, posting negative net absorption for the first quarter. However this lack of activity for the beginning of the year is normal, as most activity in the retail market typically occurs in the second and third quarters.



The “A” in STARS stands for attitude

A positive and optimistic attitude is an important mindset to have in successfully working with buyers and sellers.


Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Resources to help comply with the new Rule

A how-to of sample forms and other resources are being made available through the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Here you'll find a list of some of those resources.