Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for January 12, 2018

10 Under 40 applications due Monday!
Time is running out to apply for central Ohio's top honor for REALTORS® under 40! If you or someone you know an exceptional, industrious and innovative REALTOR® who's under 40, then you or they should apply today! Access the application here and get more info here. All applications and related materials due Monday, Jan. 15 to YPN Liaison Beth Sacks.

Get tickets for the Joint Industry Forecast Lunch!
Wondering what 2018 holds for the real estate industry? Then don't miss the annual Joint Industry Forecast Lunch, Thursday, Jan. 25 at the Hyatt Regency featuring Dr. Ted Jones, chief economist for Stewart Title and a Pipeline Update from Kenny McDonald, CEO of Columbus 2020. Highlights include the Ohio and Columbus economies, U.S. megatrends, tax law changes and more! Tickets are $35 before 1/16; $45 after. Buy tickets and get more info.

Remy appointed to Columbus City Council
This week, Emmanuel Remy, REALTOR® and agent with Coldwell Banker King Thompson, was appointed to Columbus City Council fulfilling a vacant seat left by now Columbus City Attorney Zach Klein. Congratulations Emmanuel! Read more.

Recognition & Sales Awards Committee seeking nominations for Broker, Salesperson, Rising Star, Affiliate and Citizen of the Year
Do you know someone that excels in serving both their community and Columbus REALTORS®? As a member of the association, you have the incredible opportunity to aid us in recognizing our own – perhaps this is someone that you work with every day! Nominating is easy - contact Lynn Hackworth or Kathy Elliott with the name(s) of your nominee(s) and the corresponding categories (broker, salesperson, affiliate, rising star or citizen) or call (614) 475-4000.

Facebook Engagement for Real Estate Agents

Don't miss this class on Wednesday, Jan. 31 that teaches real estate agents strategies and techniques to improve their ability to use Facebook to generate business from their sphere and beyond. Cost is $10 if paid by 1/30; $20 on the day of class. Register and get more info here.

5G is coming: Why you should care
The superfast wireless technology is expected to turbocharge your devices with lightning-like speeds. More info.

Win more followers online in just 3 minutes
Are you looking to increase your network online? Try these simple ways to engage folks. 

News for your clients!
5 Tasks Every Homeowner Should Do in January
The holidays are done. The new year has rung in. That’s when smart homeowners know it’s time to do these five things that’ll save time, money, and hassles all year long.