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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® 2018 Award Honorees

During Columbus REALTORS® annual Awards celebration on 4/18/18, six individuals were honored for their outstanding commitment to the real estate profession and to the central Ohio community.

New MLS Training Videos Available

Several new MLS training videos specific to the Columbus MLS have been added. These videos are in addition to the full length class videos and others that were already available.  

NAR’s Ethics Course Requirement due December 31, 2018

The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) Ethics course requirement, that all REALTORS® complete at least 2.5 hours of ethics training every two years, is due Dec. 31, 2018. This requirement has been in place since 2001. However, it has been changed from a four-year to a two-year cycle. So, it may not coincide with a real estate agent’s state of Ohio ethics course requirement.

 

New MLS Field: Green Features Y/N - Form Required

A new field, "Green Features Y/N - Form Required" has been added to the Residential property type. 

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for April 6, 2018

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for April 6, 2018

Get tickets for Awards Lunch on 4/18; Bowling for Benevolence 4/25; Getting to know Grove City; 4 demographic shifts worth watching; Homeowner equity is hitting a record high; Spring buyers want this type of house; 8 ways new homeowners accidentally trash their yards and more.

Member Perspectives

In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act, we asked the following REALTORS® to share their thoughts on what Fair Housing means to them. Check out what they had to say! 

Spotlight on Community Service, 1Q2018

A closer look at members who are volunteering their time and resources throughout the central Ohio community.

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 30, 2018

Columbus REALTORS® e-notes for March 30, 2018

12th Congressional District Candidate Meet & Greet is next Friday; Awards Lunch quickly approaching on 4/18; How fair is Fair Housing; Last REALTOR® Standing; REALTOR® Safety Training 4/19; 5 surprising stats about buyers; Everything But The House has a new referral program for REALTORS®; The most common spring cleaning mistake (plus others) and more.

MLS Board of Directors Report 1/22/18

Highlights from the last MLS Board of Directors meeting.

Central Ohio Housing Report - February 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.