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Home Sales for the Month are Strong

Posted on: April 21st, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

Home Sales for the Month are Strong Average Price for March sets a record March home sales continued the upward momentum, up + 10.02 % compared to March a year ago.  Home sales this month were 2,175 compared to 1,977 in March 2016. “2017 home sales remain strong even though inventory remains low,” said David… Read More »

REALTORS with Heart Presents Two AEDs to Turner Farm in Indian Hill

Posted on: April 20th, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

Yesterday, April 19, the REALTORS with Heart Committee of CABR presented Turner Farm with two AEDs to be used at their facility in Indian Hill.  This marks the sixth and seventh AED that RWH has donated to different organizations throughout the Cincinnati area.  To date, RWH has donated five AEDs to important locations throughout Cincinnati –… Read More »

Operation Sunshine Receives Award from Stepping Stones

Posted on: April 20th, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

On Tuesday, April 18, Operation Sunshine and CABR were honored by Stepping Stones with their 2017 Outstanding Volunteer Group recognition award.  Operation Sunshine has raised over $200,000 for people with disabilities over 40 + years.  CABR President David Welch, President-elect Phil Morrical III, Past President Patti Stehlin and CABR Staff Member Andy Clark were present… Read More »

April 2017 Fair Housing Month

Posted on: April 17th, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

April 2017 Fair Housing Month By Mark Quarry Director of Government Affairs April 2017 marks the 49th anniversary of the landmark 1968 Fair Housing Act and the 100th anniversary of the 1917 U.S. Supreme Court Buchanan vs. Warley decision that outlawed zoning on the basis of race. Nationwide each year, REALTORS® recognize the significance of… Read More »

NAR GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS SPRING BREAK REPORT

Posted on: April 10th, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

NAR Government Affairs Spring Break Report Mark Quarry, Director of Government Affairs Congress is “back home” in its April District Work Period (April 10-21). This District Work Period is an excellent opportunity to interact with your Members of Congress in advance of the 2017 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington, D.C. May 15-20. Several issues… Read More »

Spotlight on the Ohio Good Funds Law

Posted on: April 3rd, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

Spotlight on the Ohio Good Funds Law Changes go into effect April 6, 2017 Revisions have been made to Ohio’s Good Funds Law that go into effect on April 6, 2017. The Good Funds Law applies to escrow/title agents and prescribes what funds can be accepted for disbursement at a real estate closing.  The changes… Read More »

CABR’s Operation Sunshine Honored by Clermont County Chamber of Commerce

Posted on: March 29th, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

On Wednesday, March 22, the Clermont County Chamber of Commerce honored Operation Sunshine and CABR for our charitable work with Stepping Stones.  Operation Sunshine was presented with the “Humanitarian Award” as part of the Chamber’s Salute to Leaders Awards.  CABR President David Welch, CABR Past President Patti Stehlin and CABR Staff Member Andy Clark accepted… Read More »

Spotlight on the Ohio Good Funds Law

Posted on: March 27th, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

Spotlight on the Ohio Good Funds Law Changes go into effect April 6, 2017 Revisions have been made to Ohio’s Good Funds Law that go into effect on April 6, 2017. The Good Funds Law applies to escrow/title agents and prescribes what funds can be accepted for disbursement at a real estate closing.  The changes… Read More »

Home Sales Average Price Sets Record

Posted on: March 22nd, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

Home Sales Average Price Sets Record Strong sales fall short of a year ago February home sales were strong, but came up short, down – 3.76 % compared to February a year ago.  Feb. 2016 had 29 days of recorded sales vs 28 days in Feb. 2017. Home sales this month were 1,407 compared to… Read More »

Help Reform Ohio’s Municipal Tax Policies

Posted on: March 21st, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

Help Reform Ohio’s Municipal Tax Policies By Mark Quarry, CABR Director of Government Affairs This morning, the Ohio Association of REALTORS® released the Call for Action in support of a proposed centralized collection center to which Ohio REALTORS® could file their earned income, instead of having to file municipal income taxes based upon where each… Read More »