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


New Residential Purchase Contract - 10/7/16

A new version of the Residential Real Estate Purchase Contract was released by the Columbus REALTORS® and the Columbus Bar Association on 10/7/16. The revised contract contains a number of substantial changes and subsequent re-ordering.


Meet Your New Leaders!

Congratulations to our newly elected leaders who share a little piece of themselves -- who they are and what makes them happy.

Central Ohio Housing Report - November 2016

Central Ohio Housing Report - November 2016

Central Ohio once again saw a record number of homes sales during the month of November. There were 2,227 central Ohio homes and condos sold during the month of November, a 15.8 percent increase over the previous year, according to the Columbus REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service. 



New MLS Board of Directors selected

A new MLS Board of Directors was established, separate from the association Board of Directors, to oversee the operations of the Columbus and Central Ohio Multiple Listing Service.


More Wire Fraud cases in central Ohio

Columbus REALTORS® was recently made aware of another local title company losing in excess of $200,000. We are aware of actual losses to the central Ohio real estate industry in excess of $1.5 million within the last year while hundreds of unsuccessful attempts were also made.



Request eKEY Authorization Code within eKEY App

There is now a new way for you to obtain an eKEY® authorization code. You can now request an authorization code from within the eKEY app. This is useful if you are moving your eKEY service to a new phone or if you receive a 9B0D error which can happen if your eKEY gets out of sync with the server.


Barbara Lach receives NAR’s Distinguished Service Award

Barbara B. Lach, a Realtor® from Columbus, Ohio has received the National Association of Realtors® 2016 Distinguished Service Award. The honor is presented yearly to no more than two of NAR’s more than 1.2 million members. Winners were recognized at the REALTORS® Conference & Expo in Orlando, Florida.