2016 Columbus Ohio regional home sales statistics release schedule

Jan. 22 - 2015 housing report
Feb. 23 - January housing report
Mar. 21 - February housing report
Apr. 20 - March housing report
May 20 - April housing report
June 22 - May housing report
July 21 - June housing report
Aug. 24 - July housing report
Sept. 22 - August housing report
Oct. 20 - September housing report
Nov. 22 - October housing report
Dec. 21 - November housing report


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

Columbus Real Estate News

3/21/2016

Closing Scams involving wire fraud

Multiple instances have been reported in central Ohio involving wire fraud within real estate transactions. This is happening in both residential and commercial transactions.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for April 29, 2016
4/29/2016

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for April 29, 2016

Distressed properties continue to decline in central Ohio, MLS Software Operations Report – April 2016, Realist Scheduled Maintenance, Managing the Home Inspection, Utilizing the New Franklin County Recorder Computer System for Real Estate, Real Estate Is the Best Investment, Survey indicates, 4 Housing Predictions for the Rest of 2016,  Latest Home Trend Uses Garage Doors, New Preferred Vendor – Leaders Moving & Storage, 7 Smart Strategies for Bathroom Remodeling, and more!

4/28/2016

MLS Software Operations Report – April 2016

Several MLS enhancements have been implemented in March/April 2016 affecting basement field format, private reports, opt-in status, hotsheets, HOA/COA, manufactured housing, and more.

4/27/2016

Q1-2016 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

Although central Ohio home sales set record highs during the first three months of the year, distressed property sales were the lowest recorded since January of 2010, when Columbus REALTORS® began tracking distressed housing activity.

 

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for April 22, 2016
4/22/2016

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for April 22, 2016

March home sales continue to sizzle, RPR: Successful Listing Presentations, Managing the Home Inspection, Why Americans Really Buy Homes, Which appliance is more green, 
Get to know the transitional kitchen, Give your home the deep cleaning it deserves and more.

4/22/2016

Help US Give Kids a Fighting Chance!

REALTORS® know a truly great community is one where everyone, regardless of age or income, has the opportunity to grow and flourish. Columbus REALTORS® invites you to join Homeport, next Thursday, April 28th, from 5-8pm at the Hollywood Casino Columbus, in support of the Strong Kids in Safe Neighborhoods after-school/ summer learning program, offered to the vulnerable youth of Homeport’s affordable housing communities. 

4/22/2016

Columbus REALTORS® honors its best and brightest!

Columbus REALTORS® held its annual Awards Celebration yesterday, where six central Ohio members were honored for their outstanding commitment to the real estate profession and to the central Ohio community. 

 

Central Ohio Housing Report - March 2016
Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for April 15, 2016
4/15/2016

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for April 15, 2016

Awards Lunch - April 21, Join YPN for Happy Hour after the Awards Lunch, Cost bumped for lockboxes, Fundraiser to benefit Strong Kids in Safe Neighborhoods, April is Fair Housing Month, My, how homes have changed, Clever uses for hydrogen peroxide and more.

4/14/2016

April is Fair Housing Month

April 2016 marks the 48th anniversary of the passage of the Fair Housing Act – a law prohibiting housing discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status or handicap.