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March Home Sales Sluggish

Posted on: April 22nd, 2019 by Andrew Clark No Comments

March Home Sales Sluggish Average Price takes First Dip in 32 Consecutive Months 2019 March home sales were sluggish, down – 5.5 % behind last year’s levels, compared to March a year ago.  Home sales this month were 1,980 compared to 2,096 in March 2018. “Despite home sales for the first quarter of 2019 being… Read More »

Revised sample agency policies now available

Posted on: April 8th, 2019 by Andrew Clark No Comments

Earlier this year the Ohio Real Estate Commission amended the rule that sets forth the requirements for the mandatory Brokerage Company Agency Policy that each brokerage must maintain. (This is the longer internal brokerage policy that each company must maintain, not the Consumer Guide.) As a result of these changes, the sample agency policies that are… Read More »

Updated CABR Listing Agreement

Posted on: March 25th, 2019 by Andrew Clark No Comments

CABR has a library of contract clauses and more than 40 contracts, forms and guides available for use by CABR members.  The Ohio Association (OR) and National Association (NAR) also provide many useful tools for REALTOR® members. The Cincinnati Area Board of REALTORS® has updated its Exclusive Right to Sell Listing Agreement (available April 1, 2019). … Read More »

February Home Sales Steady

Posted on: March 22nd, 2019 by Andrew Clark No Comments

February Home Sales Steady Average Price Sets Record for 32 Consecutive Months 2019 February home sales were steady, but are behind last year’s levels, down – 2.5 % compared to February a year ago.  Home sales this month were 1,464 compared to 1,501 in February 2018. “Even though home sales this month were down compared… Read More »

Sponsor the 2019 CABR Golf Outing

Posted on: March 15th, 2019 by Andrew Clark No Comments

The Cincinnati Area Board of REALTORS is making plans for its 2019 Golf Outing! The outing is scheduled for Monday, June 3 at Terrace Park Country Club. We plan to hold two flights, morning & afternoon. We’re offering you the opportunity to be a key part of the day’s success by becoming a sponsor. This… Read More »

Email Phishing Attempted Reported

Posted on: February 22nd, 2019 by Andrew Clark No Comments

The National Association of REALTORS® has asked us to inform you about a phishing scam targeting REALTORS. If you receive an email with the subject line “*PLEASE READ** Important Updates & Changes to 2019 Member Roster,” be aware that it is not from the National Association of REALTORS®.  If you receive this fraudulent email, which… Read More »

2019 Home Sales Start Slow

Posted on: February 21st, 2019 by Andrew Clark No Comments

2019 Home Sales Start Slow Average Price Sets Record for 31 Consecutive Months 2019 January home sales started the year lagging behind last year’s levels, down – 8.4 % compared to January a year ago.  Home sales this month were 1,235 compared to 1,348 in January 2018.  “Despite the slow sales in January 2019 home… Read More »