Association News

CABR Board of Directors Candidate Nominations

Posted on: June 7th, 2019 by Andrew Clark No Comments

CABR Board of Directors Candidate Nominations “One person can make a difference and everyone should try.” – John F. Kennedy Have you ever participated on a Committee at CABR, OR or NAR?  Have you ever told yourself or others, “I wish I could be a part of the decision-making process of the Board?”  Well, maybe… Read More »

New CABR Contract Release and Termination Forms

Posted on: May 24th, 2019 by Andrew Clark No Comments

The CABR Contracts Committee has been made aware of confusion among members as to the appropriate use of current CABR termination and release forms.  In order to simplify the termination and release processes, the Committee determined that current forms should be updated, discontinued or combined and that explanations as to use of the forms should… Read More »

CABR Purchase Contract Inspection Contingency

Posted on: May 24th, 2019 by Andrew Clark No Comments

CABR Purchase Contract Inspection Contingency CABR Contract to Purchase Class 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® receives calls regarding the… 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 »

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 »

Just Say NO to Unauthorized Access to Property!

Posted on: December 10th, 2018 by Yvette Briggerman No Comments

The Cincinnati Area Board of REALTORS® continues to receive complaints regarding unauthorized access to listed real estate.  Many of these complaints are processed under the voluntary citation program.  Others are addressed by a full due-process hearing, upon request by the respondent.  Whether it’s arriving early or late, not making an appointment or waiting for a… Read More »