Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for September 29, 2017

2017 County Reappraisals due out soon
Four central Ohio counties will have property values reappraised in 2017 to determine real estate taxes: Franklin, Delaware, Licking and Pickaway. This will be the sexennial reappraisal year. Every three years the counties do a reappraisal and every sixth year is the major reappraisal year known as the sexennial reappraisal. Read more.

Discounted Cameron Mitchell gift cards have returned!
Place your order for discounted Cameron Mitchell gift cards today! Orders can be placed here. All order forms and payment must be received by Friday, Oct. 6, at 5pm. This order form can be emailed to Member Services or faxed to (614) 337-7559. Gift cards will be available for pickup in the Columbus REALTORS® Member Services Center on Monday, Oct. 16 after 12pm. Order here.

5 things buyers should never compromise on

Tell your clients not to overlook these items when considering buying a home. Otherwise, they could end up regretting the purchase. Read more.

Basics of a must-read real estate newsletter
Avoid the fake news trap by creating content that’s compelling and emotional—but also sticks to the facts your clients need. Read more.

Sync your email and direct mail marketing
Here are four ways to coordinate your marketing channels to best communicate with prospects or keep in touch with past clients.

‘Realtor’ in social media user names
“Number1realtor” or “yourColumbusrealtor” or “jane_614_realtor” may sound like unique usernames, but they violate NAR’s trademark rules – and you may not use them. Check the rules before you build a following on an improper user name. Read more.
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