House Hunting? Here’s What A $200,000 Budget Buys You, From Downtown To The Suburbs

Searching for the perfect home isn’t always as easy as it should be. It’s easy to get overwhelmed, especially in Columbus. The real estate market boom is still going strong, and with so many options, it’s hard to even know where to begin.

If you’re wondering how far your $200,000 budget will take you around Columbus, allow me to help. We’ve gathered 7 of our favorite houses that are currently in your budget. Who’s ready to do a little house hunting?

3636 Casa Blvd.

Listed by Paul Civitello with Windsor International Realty, Llc

Neighborhood/Community: Grove City
Specs: 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,536 square feet
Price: $179,000
What we love: This four-bedroom beauty has been recently renovated and includes all the must-haves like granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and a master bedroom with private patio access.

Listed by Paul Civitello with Windsor International Realty, Llc
Listed by Paul Civitello with Windsor International Realty, Llc
Listed by Paul Civitello with Windsor International Realty, Llc

235 E Maynard Ave.

Listed by Tim Hughes with Coldwell Banker King Thompson

Neighborhood/Community: Old North Columbus
Specs: 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,104 square feet
Price: $189,000
What we love: It doesn’t matter if you’re searching for your own place to call home, or a great house to act as an income property because this quaint Old North home can do it all. With three bedrooms and a two-tiered deck, you’ll have plenty of space to stretch out and make this place into a home.

Listed by Tim Hughes with Coldwell Banker King Thompson
Listed by Tim Hughes with Coldwell Banker King Thompson
Listed by Tim Hughes with Coldwell Banker King Thompson

525 Main St.

Listed by Sue Andreas with Coldwell Banker King Thompson

Neighborhood/Community: Groveport
Specs: 2 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, 2,100 square feet
Price: $184,900
What we love: You’ll find this gem tucked away in the heart of historic Downtown Groveport. The kitchen has been completely updated with new appliances, new cabinets, granite countertops, new lighting, and all new flooring. Your holiday cooking plans just got a lot easier, my friends.

Listed by Sue Andreas with Coldwell Banker King Thompson
Listed by Sue Andreas with Coldwell Banker King Thompson
Listed by Sue Andreas with Coldwell Banker King Thompson

370 Hinman Ave.

Listed by The Vutech | Ruff Team

Neighborhood/Community: Hungarian Village
Specs: 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,040 square feet
Price: $199,500
What we love: If character is on your list, look no further than 370 Hinman Ave. Original hardwood floors and fireplace tiles are just a few of the home’s charms. Plus, the large, renovated master’s suite isn’t a half-bad place to lay your head at the end of a long day.

Listed by The Vutech | Ruff Team
Listed by The Vutech | Ruff Team
Listed by The Vutech | Ruff Team

1679 Melrose Ave.

Listed by Michael Jones with Coldwell Banker King Thompson

Neighborhood/Community: North Linden
Specs: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,475 square feet
Price: $150,000
What we love: I can honestly say that I am so in love with this house. The Tudor-inspired interior is giving me life. Those beams, those vaulted ceilings… I’m losing it over here, y’all. It’s priced at an absolute steal, so please invite me over after you snag this beauty.

Listed by Michael Jones with Coldwell Banker King Thompson
Listed by Michael Jones with Coldwell Banker King Thompson
Listed by Michael Jones with Coldwell Banker King Thompson

2358 Gardendale Dr.

Listed by Wanneese Brown with Coldwell Banker King Thompson

Neighborhood/Community: Teakwood
Specs: 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, 2,332 square feet
Price: $189,900
What we love: Talk about fun and funky. This four-bedroom ranch is located near Ohio Dominican College and it makes a killer first impression. The open concept, the immaculate kitchen, and the outdoor space are all swoon-worthy.

Listed by Wanneese Brown with Coldwell Banker King Thompson
Listed by Wanneese Brown with Coldwell Banker King Thompson
Listed by Wanneese Brown with Coldwell Banker King Thompson

967 S 22nd St.

Listed by Donald Payne with Vision Realty

Neighborhood/Community: Southern Orchards
Specs: 2 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, 990 square feet
Price: $182,800
What we love: I honestly don’t even understand how a house this nice exists for under $200k in Columbus. Located in Southern Orchards, you’re just minutes away from some of the city’s most incredible features, including Schiller Park, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Franklin Park Conservatory, and more. The house really speaks for itself, so I’ll be quiet and let you daydream.

Listed by Donald Payne with Vision Realty
Listed by Donald Payne with Vision Realty
Listed by Donald Payne with Vision Realty