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

Landscapign-Fire-Safety

In the news we’ve been hearing more and more about large wildfires impacting traditionally safe communities. The news, while scary, is a great inspiration for taking a look at our own homes, especially our landscaping, with an eye to what we can do to prevent and slow any fire that threatens our own homes. A […]

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  Considering downsizing, or buying a home in a new neighborhood? Walkability is an important factor for many buyers today. Neighborhoods with sidewalks, close to public transportation, shopping, and other amenities can be very attractive to buyers who love to walk, are concerned about health, or who are planning to age in place. Find out […]

For Seniors

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 […]

Housing Challenges Ahead for Exploding Senior Population

Recent studies show that the demand for affordable and accessible Senior housing are going to increase dramatically as the population of Seniors nearly doubles over the next 30 years. Growth will be fastest in the next 10 years, so if you anticipate the need for this kind of housing for yourself or a loved one, […]

For Sellers

Green Lingo: Eco-Friendly Terms for talking to Contractors

Many homeowners want to add energy-efficient devices and appliances, and want to incorporate “green” features into new homes, additions, and remodels. The language around eco-friendly options can be confusing and strange to newcomers, which makes it difficult to talk to your builder or contractor about what you want, and what options fit your project best. […]

Most Common Remodeling Jobs 2017

Looking for a reason to upgrade your bathroom? Yes, it increases your enjoyment of your home and can make mornings and bedtimes run more smoothly, but it can also add value to your home. Bathroom upgrades have now outstripped kitchen remodels in popularity, and can increase your asking price when you’re ready to sell, too! […]

Real Estate News

Dublin Market Report

January 2018-2019 Residential Real Estate Sales Comparison for Dublin OH Dublin (residential mailing address) Year 2019 2018 % Change TOTAL ACTIVE 140 153 -8.5 TOTAL SOLD 29 37 -21.6 Active /Sold 2019 = monthly supply          Dublin 2019 2018 % Change Average List Price $646,746 $597,270 8.28 Average Sold Price $408,910 $373,112 […]

Powell Market Report

January 2018-2019 Residential Real Estate Sales Comparison for Powell OH Powell (residential mailing address) Year 2019 2018 % Change TOTAL ACTIVE 41 42 -2.4 TOTAL SOLD 10 9 11.1 Active /Sold 2019 = monthly supply          Powell 2019 2018 % Change Average List Price $462,946 $489,915 -5.5 Average Sold Price $347,903 $353,412 […]