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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® 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.

Central Ohio Housing Report - April 2017

Home prices are rising in central Ohio due to increased buyer presence and lack of inventory. Low inventory is also responsible for the dip in April home sales.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for April 21, 2017

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for April 21, 2017

Homes continue to sell quickly; 2017 Congressional Roundtable a tremendous success; Is that listing in contract already; MLS won’t support Microsoft Vista as of 4/11/17; Don't miss Bowling for Benevolence on 4/27; Free Safety Webinar 4/26; What Really Makes a Property Appreciate; Yard Tips So You’ll Never Have to Water Again and more.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for May 12, 2017

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for May 12, 2017

CORPAC Auction is 5/25; Can You Prove You Presented That Offer; Old residential contract removed 6/1/17; Staging for a Cozy, Minimalist Look; Making an Offer: 5 Mistakes to Avoid; Business Benefits of Voice-Assist Devices; Chatbots’ Potential Beyond Lead Generation; 9 Unexpected Ways Paint Can Reboot Your Curb Appeal and more.

Honoring Columbus REALTORS® Outstanding 2016 Commercial Award Winners!

Nearly 200 commercial movers and shakers, supporters and leadership were on hand to applaud the outstanding accomplishments of our 2016 Commercial honorees.

Columbus REALTORS® honors its best and brightest of 2017!

Columbus REALTORS® 2017 esteemed honorees and their accomplishments are featured here!

Columbus and Knox County REALTORS® Form Key Box and MLS Reciprocity

This week the Knox County Board of REALTORS® and Columbus REALTORS® formed an agreement to make electronic key box and MLS services available to each other’s subscribers under a reciprocity agreement advantageous to the members of both associations.    

Central Ohio Commercial Retail Report 1Q2017

Central Ohio Commercial Retail Report 1Q2017

The Columbus retail market recorded 183,623 square feet of negative net absorption during the first quarter of 2017, according to the first quarter retail report from the Central Ohio Commercial Information Exchange (COCIE), which uses Xceligent as its vendor. Compared to the same quarter a year ago, absorption was down from 60,917 square feet of positive net absorption.

An Update on MLS Listing Syndication

As was detailed in a March 15 post to members, the Columbus and Central Ohio Regional MLS has a long-standing policy that the only destinations to which member listing data is sent in total for public display is and to members’ websites for use in IDX display.