Enjoy These June Events in Central Ohio!

June 2, 2017

Living in Central Ohio gives you a world of recreation and entertainment close to home. Give your summer a great start by enjoying some of these special events! Columbus Commons – Downtown Columbus. Free events, concerts and family fun take place every week, all through the spring and summer! See the event calendar for the […]

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Metro Columbus Home Prices are Highly Localized

June 2, 2017

Columbus home buyers are casting their nets wider to find affordable properties, according to a recent article in the Columbus Dispatch. At the same time, home price growth has slowed in some high-end markets, while other communities are experiencing a run-up in home prices. Here’s a summary of the trends, along with our own insights! […]

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Prices Rise for New Construction Homes in Central Ohio

May 10, 2017

Central Ohio home builders see plenty of opportunity in today’s housing market. Home demand is high, home prices are rising, and mortgage interest rates are still low. But while market conditions are in their favor, home builders are finding it difficult to meet demand in affordable price ranges. Here are some examples why from the […]

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Central Ohio Cities Recognized for Quality of Life

May 3, 2017

Move over, Columbus – the suburbs in Central Ohio are great places to live, too! A new study by Niche.com named several Metro Columbus communities among the 2017 Best Suburbs to Live. Columbus Business First published the highlights, and we’re sharing those with you, along with more information! Niche.com developed its findings using data from […]

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Enjoy May Events in Central Ohio!

April 26, 2017

May is a beautiful month in Central Ohio, and our special events make it even more enjoyable! Whether you’re a lifetime resident or new to the area, there are plenty of reasons to get out and explore our fine communities. Here’s a list of Central Ohio events to get you started! Columbus Commons – Downtown […]

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How Much Earnest Money Should Columbus Home Buyers Offer?

April 21, 2017

First, you should know that we handle Earnest Money Deposits differently than traditional “buyer agents.” If you’re planning to buy a Columbus home, you should be prepared to include an Earnest Money Deposit (EMD) when you make a purchase offer. While earnest money isn’t required, it’s traditionally included with your purchase offer to show your […]

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In a Seller’s Market, Shouldn’t You Have a True Buyer’s Agent?

April 13, 2017

Much has been said about Central Ohio’s fast-paced real estate market, and the challenge facing home buyers as they compete for limited inventory. Unfortunately, the so-called advice buyers are getting for these market conditions can be detrimental to their interests! This is because most real estate agents are dual agents who “work with both buyers […]

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Metro Columbus Home Inventory Sinks Lower

April 13, 2017

A mild winter helped keep Metro Columbus home buyers active in the market, but home inventory remains stubbornly low. Home prices have pushed higher as a result, setting the stage for another busy year in the Metro Columbus real estate market! Here’s a look at the latest industry statistics for our area. New listings arriving […]

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Enjoy April 2017 Events in Metro Columbus!

March 31, 2017

Nothing puts some “spring” in your step like getting out to special events in Metro Columbus! Welcome the longer days and the warmer weather by enjoying family-friendly, outdoor activities, or take in a home show or film festival! Here are suggestions to help you make plans! March 31-April 2. Columbus Home Improvement Show. Held at […]

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Debt Reduction Strategies for Future Columbus Home Buyers

March 23, 2017

In our prior blog post, we talked about what rising interest rates mean for Columbus home buyers. As we mentioned, rising interest rates will also impact anyone who is carrying variable-rate debt, which commonly includes credit cards. Today we’re sharing debt reduction strategies that can help you save money, while putting you in a stronger […]

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