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

As we age, one of our considerations is whether we are going to stay in our home or move to assisted living.  Many of us prefer to stay in our homes as long as possible.  One of the growing considerations is updating our homes to include features that will support comfortably living as we age. […]

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 […]

For Sellers

Realtors cannot deny that home staging is having an impact on the real estate market according to a survey earlier this year. The home staging survey revealed: 40% of buyers’ agents cited that home staging had an effect on most buyers’ view of the home.  83% of buyers’ agents said staging a home made it […]

No need to consult your crystal ball, the National Association of Homebuilders’ has completed a country-wide survey to determine buyers most wanted and unwanted features in a house.  They’ve even broken the wants down into essential and desirable categories. What Buyers Want  If you’re thinking about putting in a wine cellar or installing an elevator […]

Real Estate News

Days on Market January 2020

2020 started with a bang in central Ohio as new listings in January jumped to 2,407, an increase of 10.4 percent from a year ago and up 61.9 percent from the previous month according to Columbus REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service. “The infusion of new inventory helped feed the strong appetite for homes in central Ohio,” […]

Dublin Market Report

January 2019-2020 Residential Real Estate Sales Comparison for Dublin OH Dublin (residential mailing address) Year 2020 2019 % Change TOTAL ACTIVE 122 149 -18.1 TOTAL SOLD 40 29 37.9 Active /Sold 2020 = monthly supply        Dublin 2020 2019 % Change Average List Price $581,222 $615,168 -5.52 Average Sold Price $398,929 $408,910 -2.44 […]