Lorri Molnar, Real Estate

According to ColumbusHousingFacts.com, the Grass IS Greener here in Columbus, Ohio!

Columbus is ranked as the seventh most stable real estate market and the fifth for Best Places for a fresh Start.

It was also named one of 66 places where it makes more sense to buy than to rent.

Consider the fact that our median sale price is considerably lower than the national average, interest rates are low, and you have a great selection of homes to choose from! Now is an ideal market for home buyers!

Want more factual information? Either talk to Lorri or read this report:

Real Estate Report

For Buyers

Consider Commute Times Before Relocating to a New City

How long does it currently take you to get ready for work? And how much of that is your commute time? You be surprised at the hours you spend commuting back and forth to work each week. Oh…what you could do with that time if it wasn’t spent in transit. Consider Commute Times Before Relocating […]

smart-home-security

Smart-home features are growing in popularity and have become a feature buyers are seeking. With doors, windows, cameras, doorbells, and even appliances offering accessibility via smartphone, tablet, and computer, there’s also a security issue. While most sellers intend to delete their home apps and move on to their next dream home, what happens if you […]

For Seniors

Housing Crisis Looms for Older Americans

Have you considered your future housing plans? Time flies, as they say, and preparing for your future doesn’t only include financial security. It’s important to think through potential physical limitations as you age and how that relates to your living situation. You may require fewer stairs or an accessible bathroom, for example. Don’t wait until […]

Walkability Drives Seniors' Housing Decisions

Seniors want safe neighborhoods, to be close to shopping and entertainment, and many of the other features that drive younger buyers, but there’s one thing that drive’s Seniors’ housing decisions that doesn’t always appear on younger buyers’ radar: Walkability. Aging in place is a common desire of those who are preparing to downsize from the […]

For Sellers

Affordable Home Improvements: Time to be Floored

Never underestimate the value of an updated floor. New neutral carpeting in a room gives a quick lift.  If you’ve got a variety of carpeting colors in each room, installing the same neutral carpet throughout the house provides a visual cohesiveness that makes the house feel larger and less compartmentalized. Another way of opening up […]

Ahhhh wood-paneled walls.  Originally expensive, the veneering process of the ’60s and ’70s made the installation of wood paneling easy and affordable.  There’s hardly a house from that era that hasn’t seen wood paneling in the basement or den.  If you are the owner of a home with sheets of wood paneling adorning the walls […]

Real Estate News

Dublin Market Report

August 2018-2019 Residential Real Estate Sales Comparison for Dublin OH Dublin (residential mailing address) Year 2019 2018 % Change TOTAL ACTIVE 198 248 -20.2 TOTAL SOLD 74 89 -16.9 Active /Sold 2019 = monthly supply        Dublin 2019 2018 % Change Average List Price $584,482 $547,381 6.78 Average Sold Price $433,841 $401,648 8.02 […]

Powell Market Report

August 2018-2019 Residential Real Estate Sales Comparison for Powell OH Powell (residential mailing address) Year 2019 2018 % Change TOTAL ACTIVE 62 72 -17.2 TOTAL SOLD 24 29 -13.9 Active /Sold 2019 = monthly supply        Powell 2019 2018 % Change Average List Price $509,903 $469,146 8.69 Average Sold Price $399,425 $429,463 -6.99 […]