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Columbus Apartment Tour Takes Place June 12-21

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The Columbus Apartment Association (CAA) is hosting “Apartments Alive”, the first ever Central Ohio apartment tour event from June 12th through June 21st. Similar to the annual City Hop condo tour, this event will give potential residents a chance to check out a variety different places to live in a very easy and low-pressure fashion.

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Rise in leasing of condos worries local governments

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From The Dispatch: Rise in leasing of condos worries local governments, residents By Elizabeth Gibson The housing market’s mood and long-term city planning don’t always agree with each other. High-end condominiums have become a desirable feature for suburbs. But with the weakening of the economy, some developers are trying to adjust to a sluggish condo […]

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Columbus Offers Second Most Affordable Rents in US

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From BusinessWeek: Top 10 metro areas with low rents #2 Columbus, Ohio Rents remain cheap in the state capital. Apartment landlords are increasingly competing with home sellers who are struggling to find buyers and are instead looking for tenants. Asking rents in Columbus — home of Ohio State University, the nation’s largest college campus — […]

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Downtown Development Moves City Toward 2012

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From SNP Online: Downtown projects blooming as city’s bicentennial nears By Rachel Buccicone Columbus’ bicentennial is a mere three years away, and the city intends to have more than a dozen major construction projects completed in time for the celebration in 2012. From his office in the former Lazarus department store, Guy Worley can see […]

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10th Annual City Hop Takes Place on June 13th

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Save the date! City Hop is turning ten this year! On Saturday, June 13th, the Columbus Landmarks Foundation will be hosting their annual downtown residential tour. This year, the hop will present a mix of available condo units in various developments, as well as a tour of “lived in” units for an inspirational look at […]

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New RetroMetro RiverSouth Construction Panorama

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Paul Bonneville has gotten his panorama camera out of retirement and has posted a new three-hundred-and-sixty-degree view of the construction progress going on in the Riversouth portion of Downtown. Visible projects include the new Lifestyle Communities Apartment Buildings, the revamp of Front Street into a two-way street, and the new public parking garage at Rich […]

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Construction Continues On Downtown Apartments

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From NBC4: Construction Continues On Downtown Apartments, Condos By Denise Yost Central Ohioans have seen a steady decline in housing prices over the past two years. But that isn’t deterring the developer of the River South Condominium and rental project in downtown Columbus from progressing, NBC 4‘s Patrick Preston reported. The continuing construction of the […]

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