House Hunting? Here’s What A $225,000 Budget Buys You, From Downtown To The Suburbs

Here are 7 of our favorite picks for what a $225,000 house budget will get you around Columbus.

2929 Freemont St. Columbus, OH 43204

via Red 1 Realty “Welcome to Westgate! No stone left unturned here – this extensively renovated home features restored woodwork, fully remodeled kitchen and bathrooms, new windows throughout, all new electrical, HVAC, water heater and plumbing lines, and a functional wood burning fireplace. The full basement offers tons of additional storage, utility, or entertainment space. Enjoy relaxing on the wide, newly constructed front porch as well as the HUGE restored back deck that extends the length of the house.”

Neighborhood/Community: Westgate
Specs: 3 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, 1,332 square feet
Price: $219,900
Things We Love: This updated kitchen is absolutetly stunning. Think of all of the wonderful meals you could create in there!

via Red 1 Realty
via Red 1 Realty
via Red 1 Realty

778 Grove St. Columbus, OH 43203

via RE/MAX Premier Choice “Brand new everything! Fully renovated 3 bed and 2 full bath. Huge kitchen with brand new SS appliances, granite counter tops and subway tile as well as first floor laundry! Worry free living with new roof, HVAC, hot water tank, electrical, windows, flooring and so much more.”

Neighborhood/Community: King-Lincoln Bronzeville
Specs: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,600 square feet
Price: $225,000
Things We Love: There is so much to love about this house, but the one thing we can’t get over all of that exposed brick! Totally in love.

via RE/MAX Premier Choice
via RE/MAX Premier Choice
via RE/MAX Premier Choice

993 Oakwood Ave, Columbus, OH 43206

via Core Ohio “The 3 bed, 1.5 bath fully renovated home is located in Southern Orchards. There is a great wrap around porch with beautiful stone pillars. The open concept floor plan is light and bright- great flow and great for entertaining. There is a half bath conveniently located on the first floor and laundry has been moved to the second floor. There are 3 bedrooms and a full bath on the second floor. The yard has been fenced in and there is plenty of room to add a garage!”

Neighborhood/Community: Southern Orchards
Specs: 3 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, 1,312 square feet
Price: $198,000
Things We Love: The interior of this home is so freakin’ charming. But the highlight here is the massive backyard and old pine tree. You don’t always find mature trees like that in the heart of downtown, and it looks perfect for a tire swing.

via Core Ohio
via Core Ohio
via Core Ohio

2410 Adams Ave. Columbus, OH 43202

2410 Adams Ave. Columbus, OH 43202 “Charming 1920’s era home in the heart of the University District. Full front porch, soaring ceilings, natural woodwork. Insulated replacement windows (2008). Open concept kitchen with new refrigerator (2018), range & dishwasher. Kitchen connects to dining room, counter seating, plus dining room with french doors leading to side deck. Farmhouse style wide pine plank flooring.”

Neighborhood/Community: Old North Columbus
Specs: 2 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, 1,247 square feet
Price: $194,900
Things We Love: This little house is the definition of charming and the best feature, hands down, is that beautiful set of French doors. Seriously. Stunning.

2410 Adams Ave. Columbus, OH 43202
2410 Adams Ave. Columbus, OH 43202
2410 Adams Ave. Columbus, OH 43202

2578 N 4th St. Columbus, OH 43202

via Keller Williams Classic Properties “Sellers will provide a $5k credit to the buyer at the time of closing for repairs! Charming 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home in Glen Echo. Hardwood oak flooring and white trim throughout! The first floor features a spacious family room with attached den, dining room, kitchen and first floor bedroom with a full bath. Upstairs has two additional bedrooms and bathroom. Walk outside to a deck, and large backyard that is fully fenced with a detached garage. New furnace in 2018.”

Neighborhood/Community: Glen Echo
Specs: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,300 square feet
Price: $224,900
Things We Love: Where my greenthumbs at? Because the front room in this house looks like it was made for tons of beautiful plants.

via Keller Williams Classic Properties
via Keller Williams Classic Properties
via Keller Williams Classic Properties

867 S Broadleigh Rd. Columbus, OH 43209

via Century 21 “Beautiful South Eastmoor cape-cod! This classic home is clean and ready for a new family. Gleaming hardwood floors thru-out first floor, except for new ceramic tile in hallway and bath. Only two owners in the well-cared-for home, it has been lovingly maintained from the day it was built. Newer windows throughout; one bedroom and a full bath on the first floor; living room with fireplace.”

Neighborhood/Community: South Eastmoor
Specs: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,442 square feet
Price: $209,900
Things We Love: This one definitely needs some updating, but it’s got a certain “je ne sais quoi” that I can’t get enough of. It has a very homey feel.

via Century 21
via Century 21
via Century 21

5014 Etna Rd, Columbus, OH 43213

via e-Merge Real Estate “Rare find in Whitehall! This stately home is loaded with amenities! A newly updated kitchen, hardwood floors and a finished basement are all waiting for you in this stunning home! Located close to the country club and golf course, it doesn’t disappoint! Great for entertaining, the backyard has a sprawling deck, fantastic landscaping, and sits in a very quiet neighborhood!”

Neighborhood/Community: Whitehall
Specs: 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and 2,048 square feet
Price: $220,000
Things We Love: This beauty has been updated and well-maintained, but the real bonus here is space. It’s the biggest house on the list and it’s got plenty of room to spread out and make it your own.

via e-Merge Real Estate
via e-Merge Real Estate
via e-Merge Real Estate