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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 »

April Home Sales Rebound

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

April Home Sales Rebound Average Price Climbs 2019 April home sales rebounded, up + 6.5 % over last year’s levels, compared to April a year ago.  Home sales this month were 2,370 compared to 2,225 in April 2018. “Home sales this month rebounded nicely, bringing our year-to-date sales just about 100 sales short of a… Read More »

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 »