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70 Percent of Columbus Millennials are Renters

Walker Evans Walker Evans 70 Percent of Columbus Millennials are Renters

If you live in Columbus and you’re under the age of 35 and don’t own a home, then you’re not alone. According to a new study completed by apartment search company ABODO, only 30 percent of the Millennial demographic in Columbus are currently home owners. “We know that Millennials are often labeled as the renter […]

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Urban Living Apartment & Home Tour Takes Place on May 7th

Leanne Moore Leanne Moore Urban Living Apartment & Home Tour Takes Place on May 7th

The Columbus region has been growing rapidly and Downtown living options continue to grow and expand. Have you ever wanted to see what all that urban construction looks like inside? Columbus Underground is proud to bring back the Urban Living Tour on May 7th so that you can do just that. The Urban Living Tour […]

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Columbus Ranked 69th For Expensive Apartments

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Ranked 69th For Expensive Apartments

The latest national reports show that while Columbus rental rates continue to climb, they aren’t climbing by much so far this year. National apartment rental site Abodo combined a new report of the top metropolitan markets in the U.S., and Columbus remained in an affordable 69th place overall for the month of February. Currently, the […]

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Report: Rents Continue to Rise, Vacancy Rates Continue to Fall

Walker Evans Walker Evans Report: Rents Continue to Rise, Vacancy Rates Continue to Fall

According to a new report from REJournals.com, the Columbus market for apartments continues to be hot. With the steady increase in regional population comes increased demand for rentals, which is resulting in both higher prices and lower vacancy rates. The report points out that the hottest areas for builders includes both suburban locales (Dublin, Hilliard […]

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45-Unit Apartment Development Announced in Franklinton

Walker Evans Walker Evans 45-Unit Apartment Development Announced in Franklinton

The latest development announcement in Franklinton isn’t quite as large as some of the others discussed this year, but it will still provide needed urban infill and new housing to a prominent location in the neighborhood. “OUT OF TOWN” is the name of the new 45-unit housing development that is slated for construction at 520 […]

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Opinion: Library Should Preserve Housing for Student Population

Lillian Dent Lillian Dent Opinion: Library Should Preserve Housing for Student Population

As a full time CCAD student with a part time job and no car, finding an affordable apartment this summer has been a problem. Our Downtown, like many cities, is quickly becoming a place for only the richest residents, boasting beautiful brownstones on Gay Street and sky-high luxury apartments on Broad. Luckily, a two-bedroom apartment […]

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Columbus Rental Rates Spike 13 Percent in Past Month

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Columbus Rental Rates Spike 13 Percent in Past Month

For the last two months Columbus has seen one of the highest one-bedroom rent increases in the country, according to a study done by ABODO. Vacancies are getting fewer and farther between, according to the study. “As demand for rental properties continues to climb, vacancy rates have plummeted to the lowest level since 1985” … “Only […]

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