Ohio First Time Home Buyer Update

Another challenge for the Columbus Ohio real estate market – no more down payment assistance for first time home buyers. Ohio First Time Home Buyer Down Payment Assistance programs – Temporarily Discontinued – Effective October 13, 2008 I received...

Selling Columbus Ohio Homes

I’m sure everyone has heard by now the Columbus Ohio real estate market is not the best for sellers in 2008. Columbus Ohio and many Central Ohio suburbs are currently experiencing a “buyer’s market.” Depending on your situation though,...

Columbus Ohio HUD Home Update

Columbus and Central Ohio HUD home foreclosure update The Columbus Ohio real estate market offers a wide variety of homes for sale, including HUD Repo and bank owned foreclosure properties. Since buying HUD Repo, bank short sale and bank...

Columbus Ohio Weather

One of the first things people relocating to Columbus Ohio often ask me is what’s the weather like in the Columbus Ohio area? People relocating from warmer areas like Florida, Georgia, Alabama and Texas are especially curious about winter...

Buying a home with no money down

ATTENTION FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS . . . YOU CAN STILL BUY A HOME WITH NO MONEY DOWN LOANS IN COLUMBUS OHIO. You may have heard about the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008, which passed in July. ...

The End of the American Dream

The media seems to be thriving on publishing so much negative hype about the real estate market, that I thought I’d clarify by sharing a little about the Columbus Ohio Real estate market in particular.  But I’m wondering if...

Spacious 4 Bedroom Worthington Ohio Home

Check out this new Worthington Ohio real estate listing:  Single family home at 7623 Yosemite Drive in Worthington Ohio 43085. What a value for a 4 bedroom home in Worthington Schools!  Great location close to Worthington Galena and Park...

Multiple Offers in this Columbus Market?

This is a buyer’s market right?  The media keeps publicizing how bad the real estate market is all over the US.  So how is it possible that I have come across 4 multiple offer situations in the last month here...

Beware of Internet Lenders

Internet Lender – Legitimate, Swindler, or Identity Thief? Article as printed in the Columbus Board of Realtors® IN CONTRACT Magazine September 2004 The multitrillion-dollar mortgage industry is a goldmine for cons, scams, schemes and swindlers. The schemes have actually...

Columbus Ohio House Hunting Shoes

I keep thinking I should include a helpful tip about house hunting that most people don’t even think about.  We have shoes for runnning, walking, relaxing, hunting, working, going to the beach and well you get the picture by now.   I was out...