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 February 16, 2018
2/16/2018

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for February 16, 2018

REALTORS® - Your business, your brand; Home Inspector Licensing, Take action now; 
Government Affairs Forum: 2018 Political & Policy Forecast Panel; Facts about the HECM for Purchase Program; How millennial agents are reshaping brokerages; Are romantic addresses a better Investment; 4 things to do in February to avoid a yucky spring and more.

2/14/2018

National Association of REALTORS®’ Ethics Course Requirement due December 31, 2018

The NAR Ethics course requirement [all REALTORS® must complete at least 2.5 hours of ethics training (NAR Code of Ethics) every two years] is due December 30, 2018. This requirement has been in place since 2001. However, it has been changed from a 4-year cycle to a 2-year cycle. Therefore, it may not coincide with the individual real estate agent’s state of Ohio ethics course requirement.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for February 9, 2018
2/9/2018

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for February 9, 2018

Weather cancellation policy; Dr. Ted's slidedeck from the Joint Industry Forecast; 
Facts about the HECM for Purchase Program; Become a Certified Real Estate Mentor; 
Meet the 2018 10 under 40 honorees; Owners Upbeat That Equity Rises Will continue; Renters are getting frustrated; Firepit or moneypit? 8 ways to avoid overspending and more.

2/8/2018

Meet the 2018 10 Under 40 honorees

The 2018 10 Under 40 honorees are innovative, industrious, and committed to raising the bar in real estate. This group of select individuals are leaders in the central Ohio real estate community under the age of 40 who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of sales, leadership and community involvement. Congratulations are in order to this year's honorees: Jeff Krider, Megan Kelley, Sarah Miller, Dara Barker, Rob Riddle, Katie Crocco, Chris Davis, Rob Ellis, Justin Gwinn, and Molly Leach.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for February 2, 2018
2/2/2018

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for February 2, 2018

Columbus among January's hottest housing markets; Joint Industry Forecast; 
Facts about the HECM for Purchase Program; Collection of local realty photo cards available soon online; Housing market starts 2018 on positive note; Remind Buyers to Unfreeze Credit; 
What happens to real estate if government shuts down again; Bathroom materials that’ll withstand any abuse and more.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for January 26, 2018
1/26/2018

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for January 26, 2018

2017 was hottest housing market in history for central Ohio; Joint Industry Forecast recap; How new 20% income deduction works; Volunteering Works mentoring and grant program; Cohousing developments grow nationwide; Millennials are saving more than you think; Business cards are making a bigger statement; Organize your home by Feb. 1 in less than an hour a day and more.

1/25/2018

COCIE selects Catylist as new vendor

The Central Ohio Commercial Information Exchange, COCIE, is pleased to announce that Catylist Commercial Real Estate Software is our new partner in delivering complete property data services to central Ohio’s real estate professionals.

Central Ohio Housing Report - December 2017
1/24/2018

Central Ohio Housing Report - December 2017

There were 32,218 homes and condos sold in central Ohio in 2017, which is 1.7 percent higher than 2016 and the highest number of homes sold on record for a single year, according to the Columbus REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for January 19, 2018
1/19/2018

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for January 19, 2018

New way to select property type for quick search; How the new tax reform affects your real estate business; Time to update your listing's tax information; Real Property Institute; Understanding a client’s unspoken words; What can sellers do to prepare for a home inspection; Photos of DIY’d garages that will make you say “OMG!” and more

1/18/2018

Time to update your listing's tax information

Most real estate taxes change annually. While Realist can auto-pop the Yearly Taxes and Tax Year for you when you first enter the listing, it cannot automatically update them when those figures change. This routine remains an important manual operation for REALTORS® to complete at the beginning of each year. Read more