Last month was the second highest number of homes put into contract in Ohio in 12 years! Buyers are still out looking for homes this last quarter of 2018. Don't let the holidays hold you back from listing your property. Although homes are taking slightly longer to sell, the market continues to be active this season. (November 21, 2018 – Columbus, OH) – Although down 4.1 percent from a year ago, homes put in contract jumped 3.7 percent from September to October. This was the second highest … [Read more...] about Future home sales looking strong in central Ohio
What is right-sizing? We all hear about downsizing which is primarily associated with folks over 50, however, in our real estate practice, we believe it is all about right sizing. Regardless of whether one is moving up or down, it may come with alot of emotion, a lot of details to coordinate and then there is always the physical aspect to moving. Of the physical and emotional challenge’s, the emotional tips the scale as there are many things to consider when right-sizing. For the over 50 … [Read more...] about Is Right-Sizing in your Future?
Interested in building your career in Columbus, Ohio? Good choice! The greater Columbus region includes 11 counties in Central Ohio, including over 2.1 million people and is the fastest growing metro area in the Midwest. The city of Columbus is the 14th largest city in the U.S. and the state capital. Employment opportunities are diverse. For nearly a decade, Columbus has led the Midwest in job growth and GDP increases. The majority of employees in the region are white collar with an average age … [Read more...] about Building Your Career in Columbus Ohio
Available inventory actually increased 2.6% last month which broke our record of 91 consecutive months of contracting inventory. Read on to learn more about our Central Ohio Real Estate market... (October 19, 2018 – Columbus, OH) – The number of homes and condominiums for sale in central Ohio increased to 5,589 in September which is up 2.6 percent from one year ago. This breaks a 91-month streak of year-over-year declines in inventory according to the Columbus REALTORS® Multiple Listing … [Read more...] about Year over Year Declining Inventory Record Broken!
For over 30 years, Columbus has come out to run this annual Thanksgiving race, The Columbus Turkey Trot, recognized by Runner’s World Magazine as one of America’s “Best Hometown Favorite” holiday races! Join in on November, 22nd, 2018! There are three events: The 5-mile race, the 2-mile walk…and the Tot Trot (a 100-yard dash) for children ($5 when registering with an adult). EVERY participant of the 5-mile race and the 2-mile walk will receive a pumpkin pie; finisher’s medal; goody bag; chip … [Read more...] about Are You Ready to Talk Turkey Trot?