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


New MLS field: Showing Start Date

A new “Showing Start Date” field is being added to our MLS to enable members to enter an exact date when showings will begin.  Target date for implementation is December 1.    


Free Forms = Many questions

Last week, during the Annual National Association of REALTORS® convention, NAR announced a partnership with zipLogix to provide zipForm Plus® and zipTMS™ as a member benefit at no cost to all NAR members.



Buyer Broker, Sub Agency, and Listing Agreement Type: Field Format Changes

A recent industry-wide standardization of data fields (RESO) required a new format for several fields in the MLS. Buyer Broker Tenant Rep (BBTR),Sub Agency (SA) and Listing Agreement Type were modified.



2016 Columbus REALTORS® Directors Elected

The 2016 Columbus REALTORS® Director elections came to a close this week. Four new REALTOR® Directors will begin their three-year respectively on January 1, 2016.

Commercial Retail Market Report 3Q2015

Commercial Retail Market Report 3Q2015

The Columbus commercial retail market finished the third quarter of 2015 with a negative net absorption of over 30,000 square feet (SF), according to the third quarter report from the Central Ohio Commercial Information Exchange (COCIE). 


Staying Connected

“Connecting the Stars” turned out to be an important unifying message this year, keeping us focused and connected on facing a number of industry transformations.


Tech Trend Highlights 2015

Three-D virtual representations, smart homes devices, live streaming open houses, e-Signatures, virtual meetings are just a few of the technology advances you may have missed in 2015. But, you can check out these emerging tech trends here!


Member Perspectives

Check out what your fellow members are saying about their favorite tech apps!


Connecting the Stars -- 2015 Year in Review

From the Marysville Merger to changes in how we conduct consummations (closing) to being on track for the best sales year ever, 2015 has certainly been a transformative one. Check out a few of this year's highlights.


Xceligent -- Beyond a Basic Search

To maximize the most from Xceligent, you have to think outside the box and use the service beyond a basic search to close a sale, win a listing, or understand the market.