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Will a Recession Mean a Columbus Housing Bust?

June 20, 2022

Gloomy financial news has caused a drumbeat of recession predictions among economists, but Columbus buyers and homeowners should not fear a housing bust. Here are several reasons why Central Ohio’s housing market can withstand an economic downturn. 1. Strong home equity. According to CoreLogic, Ohio homeowners gained an average of $27,000 in equity so far […]

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Columbus Home Buyers Face Uphill Climb in Summer Market

June 20, 2022

Despite rising interest rates, Columbus home buyers still have plenty of competition in the market. A low inventory of homes for sale, especially for homes priced under $350,000, has been a persistent challenge for first-time buyers and others seeking affordable housing. Unless rates cool demand, the current inventory could be as good as it’s going […]

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Adjustable-Rate Mortgage Tips for Columbus Home Buyers

May 19, 2022

As interest rates rise, adjustable-rate mortgages, or ARM loans, are on back on the table for Columbus home buyers. Before you decide on an ARM loan, keep these tips in mind! ARM loans are available under Conventional, FHA and VA mortgage programs. ARM loans typically offer a temporary, fixed-rate period of three, five, seven or […]

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Getting the Best Mortgage for Your Columbus Home Purchase

May 19, 2022

Higher interest rates have taken a bite out of Columbus home buying budgets. Fortunately, there are strategies to help you get the best mortgage for your Central Ohio home purchase! 1. Get a mortgage pre-approval from more than one lender. Compare the rate, fees, terms and overall costs of each financing offer. As long as […]

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Quarterly Market Statistics – 1st Quarter 2022

May 10, 2022

Below you’ll find market statistics separated by school district, as well as last quarter’s closed sales and median sales price graphs. Bexley Pickerington (Corp.) Columbus CSD Reynoldsburg CSD Dublin CSD South-Western CSD (Grove City) Gahanna Jefferson CSD Sunbury (Corp.) Grandview Heights (Corp.) Upper Arlington CSD Hilliard CSD Westerville CSD New Albany Plain LSD Whitehall (Corp.) […]

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Andrew Show Named 2022 Broker of the Year by Columbus REALTORS®

April 19, 2022

Andrew Show, founder of Buyer’s Resource Realty Services, has been named the 2022 Broker of the Year by Columbus REALTORS®. This is the highest honor issued by the 10,000 member organization, recognizing just one Columbus area REALTOR®-Broker each year for their exemplary business experience, conduct, civic activity and industry involvement. Andrew will be presented with […]

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Cash Buyers Gain Ground in Columbus Real Estate

April 19, 2022

Columbus home buyers remain under pressure in the early months of 2022. The latest report from Columbus REALTORS® shows a continued rise in home prices, with a growing number of sales attributed to all-cash buyers. The average sales price of a Columbus Metro home reached $296,489 in February 2022, an increase of 11.1% compared to […]

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Is Now a Good Time to Buy a Columbus Home?

March 14, 2022

After two years of pandemic upheavals, consumers are now grappling with soaring inflation and geopolitical concerns. Drops in the stock market have weakened 401k balances, while the Federal Reserve has signaled higher interest rates in the days ahead. Some economists are predicting a recession in the not-so-distant future. In light of all this, Columbus home […]

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Michael Marshall at Buyer’s Resource Realty Services Receives Angi Award

March 11, 2022

Buyer’s Resource Realty Services, the premier Exclusive Buyer’s Brokerage in Central Ohio, is proud to announce Michael Marshall’s receipt of the 2021 Angi Super Service Award. Michael has been an Associate Broker with Buyer’s Resource Realty Services since 1996, and has been a member of Angi since 2006. He has been recognized with annual Super […]

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Columbus Home Demand Shows Strong Start in 2022

February 23, 2022

Columbus area home buyers hit the ground running in the New Year, making January 2022 home sales the highest on record for any January. Median home prices increased 11.1% on a year-over-year basis, reaching $250,000. Calculated as an average, prices increased 10.4% year-over-year, hitting $290,847. According to Columbus REALTORS®, 91.3% of all new listings in […]

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