My Experience Selling An Inherited Home

Dealing with a loved one’s home after their passing can be an emotional and overwhelming experience. When my mother-in-law passed away, my husband and I faced the challenging task of handling her home. As an only child, my husband inherited the property, but we had different opinions about what to do with it. The house … Continued

5 Simple Ways To Save Up Money For A Home

Buying a home is a huge investment, and that means you will need some money to get started. Down payments can be 10s of thousands of dollars, so if you don’t have that, you’ll need to start saving up. There are also things like closing costs to consider. To determine how much you need to … Continued

7 Builder Upgrades To Take A Pass On

With so few Central Ohio homes for sale, many home buyers are opting for new construction homes. It’s a common misconception that it’s cheaper or better to have all upgrades done by the builder. The truth is, some upgrades are best done by the builder, while others should be done later. When you are buying … Continued

4 Habits To Get In If You Want To Buy A House

Successful Columbus, Ohio home buyers not only require healthy finances, but also a healthy state of mind. You don’t want to be driven crazy when trying to buy a home, and you don’t want to fail and end up stuck in your old place. Here are 4 habits to adopt if you want to buy … Continued

Good News For Columbus OH Home Buyers!

Columbus Housing Inventory Is UP! It’s been rough for home buyers in Columbus. Housing inventory in the city has experienced 91 months of declining inventory, resulting in ever increasing prices and vicious bidding wars. The good news is, the streak of declining inventory in the city finally broke in September. The number of homes for … Continued

The Residential Rental Market Heading Into 2016

Central OH Rental Market in 2016

Below read quotes from experts as well as industry reports & articles that cover the residential rental market in the U.S. What Experts Are Saying… Zillow Chief Economist Svenja Gudell: “Make no mistake: Despite this recent slowdown in rental appreciation, the rental affordability crisis we’ve been enduring for the past few years shows no signs … Continued

Expect Prices & Mortgage Rates To Go Up In 2016

Central OH Home Prices on the rise

The monthly mortgage payment on a Central Ohio home is determined by two elements: the price of the house and the interest rate you pay on your mortgage. Recently released reports are revealing that the experts expect both elements to go up in 2016. HOME PRICES CoreLogic has projected a nationwide 5.2% home value appreciation … Continued