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

Landscaping for 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 […]

Walkable Neighborhoods Bring Health Benefits

  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

Home Staging Worth the Money and Effort?

  We’ve all seen the remodeling shows on television where the home is “staged” with pretty furniture and accessories that draw the buyers’ eyes to all the best features of the newly remodeled home. Does it really work that well in real life, or is that just tv magic? It turns out, home staging can […]

Promote Pet Friendly Features when Selling Your Home

Many buyers have beloved pets who are a part of the family. Those family members are a consideration when buying a home, so it’s important to remember to promote pet friendly features when selling your home.  Many of us know that a fenced yard is a big selling point for families with children, but it’s […]

Real Estate News

Worthington Real Estate Market 05/18

May 2017-2018 Residential Real Estate Sales Comparison for Worthington OH Worthington (residential mailing address) Year 2018 2017 % Change TOTAL ACTIVE 29 26 11.5 TOTAL SOLD 28 35 -20 Active /Sold 2018 = monthly supply          Worthington 2018 2017 % Change Average List Price $412,719 $356,415 15.8 Average Sold Price $311,663 $323,199 […]

NW Columbus Real Estate Market 05/18

May 2017-2018 Residential Real Estate Sales Comparison for NW Columbus OH A year ago the inventory was tight in NW Columbus and as you can see from the following stats, the number of available listings for purchase has continued to decline, but remains about the same as last month.  Curious about what your home might […]