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

Home Improvement Joy - Ohioans Increase Spending

According to The Columbus Dispatch, citing a Harvard University study, homeowners in Ohio continue to increase the amount of money they spend on home renovations every year. We can attribute increased spending to a steady rise in home equity, and other factors such as job growth. Most experts say the average complete home renovation costs […]

How Much Does That Renovation Really Cost?

It is estimated that less than 40% of homeowners set aside a budget for home improvement repairs or renovations. As Ohioans continue to spend 10% more each year on renovations and remodeling, a realistic cost estimate for home improvements becomes increasingly important. If a complete remodeling of a kitchen actually costs $18,000 – $20,000, but […]

Real Estate News

Worthington Market Report

April 2019-2020 Residential Real Estate Sales Comparison for Worthington OH Year 2020 2019 % Change TOTAL ACTIVE 19 31 -38.7 TOTAL SOLD 21 23 -8.7 Active /Sold 2020 = monthly supply        Worthington 2020 2019 % Change Average List Price $488,403 $414,626 17.79 Average Sold Price $308,778 $328,712 -6.06 Average Days on Market […]

NW Columbus Market Report

April 2019-2020 Residential Real Estate Sales Comparison for NW Columbus OH Property continued to sell during our stay at home order with average days on the market falling significantly in all three zip codes we reviewed in NW Columbus. NW Columbus ZIP CODE 43220 Year 2020 2019 % Change TOTAL ACTIVE 60 77 -22.1 TOTAL […]