2020 Columbus Ohio regional home sales statistics release schedule

Jan. 22 - 2019 housing report
Feb. 21 - January housing report
Mar. 20 - February housing report
Apr. 21 - March housing report
May 21 - April housing report
June 22 - May housing report
July 22 - June housing report
Aug. 21 - July housing report
Sept. 22 - August housing report
Oct. 22 - September housing report
Nov. 19 - October housing report
Dec. 22 - November housing report

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

News Results


Q2-2016 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

Central Ohio home sales are setting record highs this year, and the share of distressed homes listed and sold are at record lows.


Q1-2016 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

Although central Ohio home sales set record highs during the first three months of the year, distressed property sales were the lowest recorded since January of 2010, when Columbus REALTORS® began tracking distressed housing activity.


Q2-2015 Lender-Mediated Properties Report

The 800 lender-mediated properties listed for sale during 2Q-2015 in central Ohio was down by almost half from one year ago, but up slightly (1.7 percent) from the previous quarter.

Central Ohio Housing Report - March 2015

Central Ohio Housing Report - March 2015

Central Ohio saw a healthy increase in contracts and closings last month despite the lagging number of homes for sale in central Ohio. March also marked the 23rd straight month of year-over-year home price gains.

Central Ohio Housing Report - February 2015

Central Ohio Housing Report - February 2015

The average sale price of a home during the month of February was $180,527, which is a 10.4 percent gain over February 2014. The median sale price in February was $150,000, up 11.4 percent from a year ago, according to the Columbus REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service (MLS).



Why Can't MLS Kick That Listing out of Our MLS?

From time to time our MLS is asked why brokerage business practices that are different are even permitted to enter their listing into our MLS.  For more than a century, federal antitrust laws have existed as a way to promote competition and prevent monopolies in business. Because MLS is akin to a Grand Central Station is the real estate market place, the MLS is under close scrutiny by the U.S. Department of Justice for practices that would prohibit competition.  And, because real estate brokers and salespeople frequently cooperate with one another in the sale of properties, brokers, agents, real estate associations and the MLS have numerous opportunities to engage in conduct that might be construed as violations of antitrust laws. 

Central Ohio Housing Report - January 2015

Central Ohio Housing Report - January 2015

New listings were on the rise in January with 2,283 central Ohio homes and condos listed for sale in January 2015, a 51 percent jump over the previous month and a 4.8 percent increase from January 2014.


FlexMLS New Tips & Tools for You

FlexMLS has completely retooled their social media offerings to better serve REALTORS®. Check out this weekly schedule of tips and tools. 


Central Ohio’s top real estate professionals under 40 honored with award

The 2015 10 Under 40 honorees are innovative, ambitious, and committed to raising the bar in real estate. Leaders in the central Ohio real estate community, these select individuals are under the age of 40 and have demonstrated excellence in the areas of sales, leadership and community involvement. 


New “Notify” Checkbox for Multiple Email Addresses is ASAP Only

A new “Notify” checkbox has been added to the contact manager for any contact that has more than one email address. You may have read about this new notification option in the red headline at the top of the Flexmls window.