2018 Columbus Ohio regional home sales statistics release schedule

Jan. 24 - 2017 housing report
Feb. 21 - January housing report
Mar. 21 - February housing report
Apr. 23 - March housing report
May 24 - April housing report
June 20 - May housing report
July 23 - June housing report
Aug. 22 - July housing report
Sept. 20 - August housing report
Oct. 19 - September housing report
Nov. 21 - October housing report
Dec. 19 - November housing report


Above dates coincide with the National Association of REALTORS® News Release Schedule

News Results

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 23, 2018
3/23/2018

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 23, 2018

Inventory declines yet again in February; Spring scholarship deadline fast approaching next week; 12th Congressional District Candidate Meet & Greet is 4/6; YPN Connect 3/29; REALTORS® Safety Training; Safe a life and donate blood; Realist unavailable 10p 3/24 to 6a 3/25; All 88 Ohio Counties Now in Realist; Lock box access to buyers…a BIG NO-NO; Bylaws amendments approved; How to spring clean if you’d rather play with your kids instead and more.

Central Ohio Housing Report - February 2018
3/21/2018

Central Ohio Housing Report - February 2018

At the end of February, the number of homes and condos for sale was down to 3,376, which is just slightly (0.1) percent lower than January and 21.2 percent less than February 2017. This marks the 85th consecutive month of year over year declines in inventory and left central Ohio with a 1.2 months supply of inventory at the current sales pace, according to the Columbus REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service.

3/20/2018

2017 Commercial Awards!

Nearly 200 commercial movers and shakers, supporters and leadership were on hand to applaud the outstanding accomplishments of our 2017 Commercial Awards honorees.

3/6/2018

COCIE Application Deadline

With the go live date for the new COCIE system (powered by Catylist) set for 3/12/18, applications are due by 4p on 3/9/18.

2/28/2018

Affordable Housing benchmark raised to $180,000

On 2/21/18, the Board of Directors approved a request from the Affordable Housing Committee to increase the affordable housing benchmark to $180,000 (from $150,000).

Central Ohio Housing Report - January 2018
2/21/2018

Central Ohio Housing Report - January 2018

Central Ohio housing inventory continued to decrease during the month of January to 3,410, which is 12 percent below December and 21.2 percent less than January 2017. This left central Ohio with a 1.2 months supply of inventory at the current sales pace and the 84th consecutive month of year over year declines in inventory, according to the Columbus REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service.

Q4-2017 Lender-Mediated Properties Report
2/20/2018

Q4-2017 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

While central Ohio saw record home sales in 2017, the share of sales that were lender-mediated declined to 4.8 percent during 4Q-2017 which is down by more than half from 2016 (9.0 percent) according to the 4Q-2017 Lender-Mediated Properties Report.

2/14/2018

REALTOR® Ethics Course Requirement due December 31, 2018

The REALTOR® Code of Ethics course required for all NAR members is due 12/31/18. The 2.5 hours on the NAR Code of Ethics is now due every two years. Although the requirement has been in place since 2001, the initial 4-year cycle was changed to a 2-year cycle. Therefore, it may not coincide with a real estate agent’s state of Ohio ethics requirement.

2/8/2018

Meet the 2018 10 Under 40 honorees

10 Under 40 honorees not only excel in their respective real estate careers, but are also innovative, industrious, and committed to raising the bar in real estate!

1/29/2018

See the need, take the lead

Sara is honored to be representing our Association as President this year. Her theme, “See the need, take thelead” embodies her belief in empowering individuals to do exceptional work through collaboration and communication.