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Columbus REALTORS®

Founded in 1908, Columbus REALTORS® is a professional trade association comprised of over 7,600 real estate professionals engaged in residential sales and leasing, commercial sales and leasing, property management, appraisal, consultation, real estate syndication, land development and more.


Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for June 23, 2017

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for June 23, 2017

Big Flex Change in June: Customizable Menus; Home prices setting records in central Ohio; Leadership Academy: Learn more, inspire others and make a difference; Global Business Initiative; Americans Want to Hear More on Affordability; Could Paint Be an Energy Source for Homes; Refacing Your Kitchen Cabinets: The Options and Costs and more.

Central Ohio Housing Report - May 2017

Central Ohio Housing Report - May 2017

The average sales price of home during the month of May in central Ohio was $227,783, which is 8.0 percent higher than one year ago (May 2016). Year to date (January through May 2017), the average sale price of a home in central Ohio is $209,217, which is 6.3 percent higher than the same period in 2016. These home prices are setting records according to the Columbus REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service.

 

 

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for June 16, 2017

Apply for the Leadership Academy; Global Business Initiative; NAR Answers Questions About ‘Instant Offers’; Consumers Need You Now More Than Ever; How to Get Noticed on Social Media; Apps Top Producers Can’t Live Without; The Most Annoying Things About Summer — And What to Do About Them and more.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for June 9, 2017

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for June 9, 2017

REALTOR® Care Day was a tremendous success; YPN Volleyball Tournament is next week; 
Virtually Staged Photos allowed in the MLS; Accessibility Features Worksheet Must Now Be Attached – Beginning July 1; Amended credit reports could open doors to home ownership; Homeownership May Enable a More Comfortable Retirement; Simple Ideas for People who Hate Yard Work and more.

REALTOR® Care Day – 6/7/17

Over 600 local REALTORS®, family and friends cleaned, painted, pruned and planted this past Wednesday as part of the Columbus REALTORS®’ 13th annual REALTOR® Care Day, helping improve many homes and organizations all over central Ohio!

Accessibility Features Worksheet Must Now Be Attached – Beginning July 1

Beginning July 1, 2017, the Accessibility Features worksheet will be required and must be attached to the listing when Yes is selected in the Accessible Features Y/N field. This requirement is for any property with Accessibility Features.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for June 2, 2017

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for June 2, 2017

REALTOR® Care Day is next week; Urgent Call for Action on Municipal Income Taxes; Bump, Set, Spike! Sign up for the YPN Volleyball Tournament; Bus Tour – New Build Developments in the East/SE area; Don’t Let Cybercrime Put You Out of Business; Tax Strategies for Real Estate Professionals; Credit Scores Hit Record High; Last call for discounted Cameron Mitchell gift cards; Staging Tips That Help Buyers Fall in Love and more.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for May 26, 2017

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for May 26, 2017

Central Ohio home prices continue to rise; CORPAC Auction a smashing success; Columbus REALTORS® and Hondros College Collaborate for On-Line Education; Flex Full CMA Gets a Facelift; REALTOR® Care Day is 6/7; Final notice: Old residential contract removed 6/1/17; Don't miss discounted Cameron Mitchell gift cards; Build a Better Listing Presentation Package; The Pros, Cons, and Costs of Different Windows and more.

Columbus REALTORS® and Hondros College Collaborate for On-Line Education

In April, a new Ohio law went into effect that now allows for real estate pre-licensing courses to be taken online. To celebrate this exciting change, Columbus REALTORS® and Hondros College of Business are collaborating to offer our members convenient, online courses for both real estate pre-licensing and continuing education.

Flex Full CMA Gets a Facelift: New Design, Charts, Now Generates PDF

On May 30, Flexmls CMAs will have a new look and several improvements. The changes will include: New Design– the new format includes larger text, photos, and maps; New Charts – two new Price Analysis charts are available: List, Sold and Adjusted Prices and Low, Average, Median and High Prices; Automatic PDF – to ensure optimized appearance for printing and emailing, the CMAs will be automatically created as PDF files when possible.