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Review of the MLS modifications

Posted on: March 24th, 2020 by Andrew Clark No Comments

In the interest of making your business flow easier and to provide a path to business continuation. Your MLS committees and Directors have met “virtually” to address some interim rule changes. The rules changes will make it easier for you and your clients: To prepare their homes for showings To Allow more flexibility in the… Read More »

Online Real Estate Education Opportunities

Posted on: March 23rd, 2020 by Andrew Clark No Comments

Online Continue Education The CE Shop Ohio REALTORS® Learning Library Designation Courses Certification Courses Appraiser CE   Non-CE Education Housing Opportunities Made Equal (HOME) Podcast Ohio REALTORS® Webinars RPR Workshops Center of REALTOR® Development Podcast

Ohio Division of Real Estate All Programs UPDATE

Posted on: March 23rd, 2020 by Andrew Clark No Comments

Ohio Division of Real Estate All Programs UPDATE The Division of Real Estate & Professional Licensing (Division) would like to update all of our programs impacted by COVID-19. As you know, we are experiencing a national health crisis that is affecting our ability to provide customer service at our expected level of excellence. Currently the… Read More »

An Important Email from CABR Regarding Governor Dewine’s “Stay at Home Order”

Posted on: March 22nd, 2020 by Andrew Clark No Comments

An Important Email from CABR Regarding Governor Dewine’s “Stay at Home Order” Realtors, Appraisers and Affiliates, A short time ago, Governor Dewine issued a “Stay at Home Order” for all non-essential businesses, this is the latest step in curbing the spread of this dangerous virus. As it may make many of our friends, family and clients uneasy. Rest… Read More »

Ohio REALTORS® provides sample COVID-19 Addendum to Purchase Contract

Posted on: March 20th, 2020 by Andrew Clark No Comments

Ohio REALTORS® provides sample COVID-19 Addendum to Purchase Contract CABR Members, Ohio REALTORS® has updated its website with additional information on issues related to the Coronavirus. An OPTIONAL COVID-19 Purchase Contract Addendum is available, as well as, a series of Q&A pertaining to situations you may run into. Please visit the links below to review this information.… Read More »

Self-Employed, Small Business Included in Emergency Aid Measures

Posted on: March 19th, 2020 by Andrew Clark No Comments

The Senate passed emergency legislation Wednesday afternoon to provide support to workers and families during the coronavirus pandemic. The bill now goes to President Trump, who has said he will sign it into law. Included in the bill are expansions of paid sick leave and family medical leave for workers. In addition, a refundable tax… Read More »

PUCO asks utilities to suspend disconnections

Posted on: March 17th, 2020 by Andrew Clark No Comments

PUCO asks utilities to suspend disconnections Last week the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio took action to ask utilities to suspend disconnection, and waive any requirements for reconnections for all types of customers (both residential and business). According to the PUCO, all of the utilities are doing so, however, many are unable to quickly edit… Read More »

CABR Office Closure Information

Posted on: March 16th, 2020 by Andrew Clark No Comments

With the ongoing spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) and in hopes of slowing the community spread of the coronavirus, most of our staff will be teleworking for the next few weeks. The physical office will be closed to non-staff personnel. Here are some useful email addresses and phone numbers.  We will be checking voice mail and… Read More »

Message from Home Inspectors to Realtors

Posted on: March 16th, 2020 by Andrew Clark No Comments

Message from Home Inspectors to Realtors The health and safety of our clients and our employees is our highest priority. What steps you are asked to take: • Please ask your clients to only come for the last 30 minutes of the home inspection for the review. If your clients don’t feel comfortable coming to… Read More »

REALTOR® Best Practices During the Coronavirus

Posted on: March 13th, 2020 by Andrew Clark No Comments

REALTOR® Best Practices During the Coronavirus Dear CABR Member, It is important during this time to take the utmost caution in reducing the possibility of contracting or spreading Coronavirus. To that end it is important to contact all of your clients and remind them to be diligent after each showing. Equally important, take the following precautions while… Read More »