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At Home is sponsored by Homeport’s homes at North of Broad. Four homes at 156 N. 20th, 158 N. 20th, 177 N. 20th and 275 N. 22nd are move-in ready. The homes include an open floor plan, large kitchens with an island, full-wood cabinets, large finishable basements and Energy Star appliances. Special below market financing and down payment assistance available to qualified buyers and all four homes are built to AWARE standards which offer a healthy, environmentally-friendly home. Call (614) 221-8889 x363 or stop by Homeport at 734 E. Long St. M-F 9-5 or by appointment. Homeport offers 8 hours of FREE HUD Certified Homebuyer Education to accommodate your schedule. Classes are FREE and prepare you for homeownership. Topics covered include: Budgeting and Credit, Loan products, Home Inspection, and the closing process. Call 614-221-8889 x134 to schedule a class.

At Home: Wooded Oasis in Columbus

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: Wooded Oasis in Columbus

When you are looking to move to a wooded property, your mind probably does not go to the middle of a city, but that is exactly what Eliah Thomas was hoping to find. After selling her 50 acre family farm located in Mechanicsburg, Thomas desired a location closer to the city core, but with the […]

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At Home: Seeing the Changes of Olde Towne East

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: Seeing the Changes of Olde Towne East

Steve D’Aoust has witnessed much of the changes happening in Olde Towne East first hand. “I was born and raised near Detroit and summered in West Virginia and wintered in Marietta,” he says. A trip to Columbus about fifteen years ago to see the Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus was all it took to decide to […]

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At Home: Living in a Labor of Love

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: Living in a Labor of Love

Oftentimes, a house becomes a labor of love. That statement definitely holds true for Anthony and Irma Carmichael. The couple purchased their home in Olde Towne East in 1987 and it has been a constant stream of projects to change the home from six separate apartments back to single family. “We wanted to redo an […]

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At Home: Experiencing Loft Living

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: Experiencing Loft Living

At some point, Aaron and Erika Cash knew they wanted to give living in a loft space a try. They had gotten married, and had moved everything into Aaron’s home in Victorian Village. At 1,622 square-feet, the home was a bit large for the two of them and their pets, so they decided to check […]

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At Home: The Details That Create A Home

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: The Details That Create A Home

When you have all of the little details together, that’s what makes a house feel like a home. Seth and Laura DeGarmo moved into a 2 bedroom, 1 and a half bath home in German Village two and a half years ago. The 1,300 square-foot home was very cute, but they repainted everything to make […]

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At Home: A New Place in Upper Arlington Showcases an Art Collection

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: A New Place in Upper Arlington Showcases an Art Collection

A co-parenting situation becomes infinitely easier when the parents live close to each other. In Katie Langmeyer’s case, the proximity is right around the corner. Langmeyer was also fortunate to find a home in Upper Arlington that was in good shape and did not need a lot of updating. Being close to the high school […]

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At Home: A Newer Build with the Character of an Older Home

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: A Newer Build with the Character of an Older Home

Finding a jewel of an old home to fix up and make your own is lucky, but finding a newer home with most of your list checked off, lots of character, and in the right neighborhood? That’s a steal. Matt and Kristie Toddy were happy living in their apartment in Victorian Village, when they stumbled […]

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