Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for May 19, 2017

CORPAC Auction is next week!
Learn, earn & give back at this year's CORPAC Auction on Thursday, May 25 6p-8:30p at St. Charles Preparatory School! Tickets are $35 and include heavy hors d'oeouvres, on-site parking, an affordable cash bar and access to all auction items. More info and get tickets here.

Don't miss Mingle with the PAC!
Mark your calendars for the 7th annual Mingle with the PAC Thursday, May 25 4p-6p at Old Bag of Nails on Nelson Road before the CORPAC Auction! We'll get a political hot topic update from Columbus City Councilwoman Liz Brown and a federal tax update from Mic Gordon! Free appetizers and plenty of drink specials! More info here.

REALTOR® Care Day is 6/7
The 13th annual REALTOR® Care Day is just around the corner on Wednesday, June 7! This year's main project consists of providing improvements to 10 properties and two pocket parks in the Hungarian Village area (E. Woodrow Ave.) of Columbus’ South Side. Register to volunteer your time for the all day shift here, morning, or afternoon shift. More info.

Why Mortgage Rates Keep Owners From Selling

The so-called "lock-in effect" is forcing homeowners to stay in their homes longer than they would otherwise. Read more.

Columbus is the 8th Best City for College Grads

Here come 1.9 million new college graduates this year. Check out the top cities for grads.

The Top Remodeling Motivators

Homeowners are sprucing up their homes as better and newer amenities catch their eye. Read more.

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