Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for July 27, 2018

Not all homes are selling quickly
Central Ohio homes only spent an average of 23 days on the market during the month of June, which is 4 days fewer than May and is now the lowest on record. Read full report.

2018 General Election Candidate Meet & Greet
Don't miss the 2018 General Election Candidate Meet & Greet on 8/1 2p-4p. This event will be an open house style reception sponsored by Government Affairs. View full list of candidates and register.

Last day to register for YPN Unplugged!
Today is the last day to register for the hotly anticipated event of the summer - YPN Unplugged at Mohican Lodge and State Park 8/28-8/29! This overnight retreat is open to all members and focuses on building relationships and growing your business. The retreat features the Ferris Property Group of Indianapolis and Sam Powell of Chicago. Attendees will spend the afternoon canoeing, followed by a cookout and bonfire! This event is in lieu of the annual Scavenger Hunt. Single and shared room options are available; register and get more info here. Sponsorship info. Deadline to register is today!

City Barbeque and New Albany CPA Co. added as Preferred Vendors
City Barbeque and the New Albany CPA Co., Sara L. Becker, CPA are the latest additions to the Columbus REALTORS® preferred vendors list. These two vendors were interviewed and recommended by the Member Service Committee. More info

A look at central Ohio’s neighborhoods 
Don't miss this opportunity on 8/10 to learn about the vibrant communities of Westgate, South of Main and Vassar Village located on the west, east and south side of town. Representatives will talk about what each community has to offer, future plans, and affordable housing opportunities and more. This event is open to everyone and there is no charge to attend, but registration is requested.

‘Fair’ vs. ‘very good’ credit: the impact on mortgages
Consumers who make efforts to raise their credit scores from “fair” to “very good” could see significant savings when they apply for mortgages. Here’s how much.
News for your clients! 
What You Need to Know About Researching Home Prices
Check out these resources for figuring out where your house stands among the crowd.