News & Tips

Legally speaking: False statements about “Coming Soon” can result in discipline

Source: Ohio Association of REALTORS: OAR Daily Buzz

By Peg Ritenour, OAR Vice President of Legal Services/Administration

The OAR Legal Assistance Hotline receives an array of real estate-related legal questions — including license law issues, disclosure, contract law,

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REALTOR® of the Year Award

The REALTOR® of the Year Committee is accepting nominations for several special award categories. Each year, the Association names a deserving member as REALTOR® of the Year – the most prestigious honor that can be

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4 Tips to Determine How Much Mortgage You Can Afford

By: G. M. Filisko

By knowing how much mortgage you can handle, you can ensure that homeownership will fit in your budget.
Homeownership should make you feel safe and secure, and that includes financially. Be sure you

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The Scoop on the New Septic Rules

ACAR has received a few inquiries regarding the recently effective sewage treatment modernization rules. Some counties have had to amend their fee schedules associated with septic systems, while others saw little or no changes due to already

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Local Government Affairs Update – Summer 2015

In this update: Cleveland Water Department meeting, septic inspection fees, and a recap of the GA department summer meetings and activities.

The summer months have kept ACAR’s Government Affairs Department busy. In June, we hosted the

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