Did you know that home values in Central Ohio have appreciated by 9% in the last year alone?
Yeah, I didn’t, either. But real estate experts are anticipating another increase of almost 7% in the coming year as well. So while $400,000 is still a hell of a lot of money, for those of us who may be ready to sell a “starter home” or move out of a certain tax district, the equity in your current home could increase your budget. Substantially. And for all of you ballers with that kind of cash for your first home? Just think about the return on that investment in another few years 😎.
Neighborhood/Community: Italian Village Specs: 2 bed, 2.5 bathrooms, 1178 sq feet Price: $399,900 Things We Love: The finished basement, for an extension of the living space. Also? That subway tile in the kitchen is 👌
Neighborhood/Community: Clintonville/Beechwold Specs: 4 beds, 2.5 bathrooms, 2,064 square feet Price: $400,000 Things We Love: All of the natural light, along with charming original finishes, like those baseboards!
Neighborhood/Community: Grove City Specs: 5 bed, 3.5 bath, 3763 sq feet Price: $389,900 Things We Love: So spacious, plus the vaulted ceilings add the illusion of even more space. And, just think about having a cup of coffee (okay, fine, a glass of wine) on that front porch.
Neighborhood/Community: German Village Specs: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1820 sq feet Price: $389,900 Things We Love: The stained glass, the molding, the updated kitchen, not to mention the dedicated laundry space. I’m ready to move in now.
Neighborhood/Community: Delaware Specs: 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 3,344 sq feet Price: $375,000 Things We Love: All the original charm with the convenience of modern updates. That stainless steel farmhouse sink is giving me life.
Neighborhood/Community: Hilliard Specs: 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, 3,213 sq feet Price: $400,000 Things We Love: The master suite. I’ve never seen anything like it, with the raised soaker tub and private office access.
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