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

News Results

Central Ohio Housing Report - March 2017

Central Ohio Housing Report - March 2017

March 2017 central Ohio home sales were up 51 percent over February and up four percent from a year ago - the highest number of home sales on record for the month of March as well as the 1st quarter.


2017 Congressional Roundtable a tremendous success

Yesterday, over 130 Columbus REALTORS® members gathered for our 3rd Congressional Roundtable with Congresswoman Joyce Beatty, Congressman Pat Tiberi and Congressman Steve Stivers.


Is that listing in contract already?

In today's hot market, many listings go in contract very quickly. Remember, it's more than just professional courtesy to accurately portray the property's status in the MLS, it is your obligation under the REALTOR Code of Ethics. Standard of Practice 3-6 clearly states that REALTORS shall disclose the existence of accepted offers, including those with unresolved contingencies, to any broker seeking cooperation.


Columbus REALTORS® prestigious annual awards - 2017!

During Columbus REALTORS® annual Awards celebration on 4/12/17, six central individuals were honored for their outstanding commitment to the real estate profession and to the central Ohio community. 


Guidance for Showings in Today's Hot Market

The Columbus real estate market is hot!  According to the recent TenX study of “healthy markets”, which is based on population and job growth, unemployment, wage growth, inventory and construction activity, Columbus ranks third behind only Tampa and Dallas.  Yes, our market is so “healthy” that we’re experiencing a lot of concurrent showings, where two, three or even more REALTORS® may be showing buyers through the same property at the same time.


Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 24, 2017

Housing inventory drops further in February; Don't miss the Awards Lunch on 4/13; Funds need to be wired for closings beginning 4/6; New - $20 off TurboTax; Social Media Marketing Made Easy With RPR; Market a Home When the Garden Is Fullest; 5 Things That’ll Totally Ruin Your Bathroom Remodel and more.

Central Ohio Housing Report - February 2017

Central Ohio Housing Report - February 2017

There were 2,528 central Ohio homes and condos added to the market in February, which is a 16.5 percent increase over January, although a 3.6 percent dip from February 2016. This leaves inventory at 4,286, which is a whopping 21.1 percent decrease from the same month last year according to the Columbus REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 17, 2017

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 17, 2017

YPN Mastermind tickets selling out; Foundation Wine Tasting a tremendous success; Spring Scholarship Deadline 3/31; Limited MLS Tech support March 17 & 20; Listing syndication revisited by MLS; Awards Lunch is 4/13; Have a Difficult Client? Here’s What to Do; Refacing Your Kitchen Cabinets: The Options and Costs and more.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 10, 2017

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 10, 2017

Don't miss the YPN Mastermind Event : Running Your Business Like a Business; Free Tax webinar; Millenial Buying Big in the Burbs; How Will Housing Fare Over the Next Decade; Study: Social Networks Influence Home Buyers; 6 Ways to Up Your LinkedIn Game; Are You a Cheap vs. Frugal Homeowner and more.


Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for February 24, 2017

Pendings increase drops inventory further; Changes to Exclusive Right to Sell Listing Contract – Section 6; Beware of ‘Survey’ email; Discounted Cameron Mitchell Gift Cards are back; ODRE sessions on HB 532; Going above and beyond; Pet Odor Chasing Buyers Away? 8 Ways to Clear the Air and more.