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Housing JV Impact Gala with Keynote: Angel Investor Manny Fernandez

  Housing JV Impact Gala with Keynote: Angel Investor Manny Fernandez

CREATING AN UNSHAKEABLE GENERATIONAL LEGACY “…Columbus is among the fastest-growing cities in the U.S. But the boom feels more like a bust to many residents whose lives are compromised by the high cost of housing.” —Affordable Housing Alliance of Central Ohio Due to a confluence of favorable market forces, formerly down-and-out housing markets across the […]

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With $6.5 Billion in Multifamily Development since 2000, Columbus Lags Behind Competitive Markets

Walker Evans Walker Evans With $6.5 Billion in Multifamily Development since 2000, Columbus Lags Behind Competitive Markets

Based solely on the sight of construction cranes and orange barrels, it’s apparent that Columbus is in the midst of an apartment-building boom. A new report from ApartmentList.com puts some raw numbers behind what exactly that means for our city, and how it compares to other markets across the U.S. According to the study, the […]

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A Primer in DIY Pest Removal

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega A Primer in DIY Pest Removal

If your living situation is anything like mine, your landlord probably isn’t taking responsibility for removing unwanted roommates (AKA pests) from your home. That’s a problem they usually leave to the tenant, who must then find creative — and preferably cheap — ways to banish the creatures and return to a comfortable life without fear […]

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Project Update: View on Grant

Brent Warren Brent Warren Project Update: View on Grant

Construction continues at the View on Grant, although parts of the project could be open before the end of this month. Located at the corner of North Grant and Mt. Vernon Avenues at the northern edge of Downtown, the building has become much more noticeable since the three-story modern addition began to take shape on […]

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Pet or Plant? 6 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Getting a Pet

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Pet or Plant? 6 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Getting a Pet

It’s hard to resist that furry face looking at you through the shelter or pet store window. For many, it’s downright painful to walk away. Pets are wonderful additions to any household or family. They’re always there when you need them, and their love is unconditional. But, with any good thing comes a caveat. Pets […]

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Opinion: A Big-Picture Conversation on Development is Necessary

Mike Brown Mike Brown Opinion: A Big-Picture Conversation on Development is Necessary

There is major new development in the heart of Columbus, and that is creating a needed conversation on affordability. Advocacy groups are working to drive a new generation of investment and policy in our region to spur affordable developments, along with various levels of government. We also have some voices very critical of the new […]

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Fast Forward: North Fourth Street in Italian Village

Walker Evans Walker Evans Fast Forward: North Fourth Street in Italian Village

While the High Street stretch of the Short North has become very well known as ground zero for construction, there’s an even larger amount of new development occurring along the strip of North Fourth Street in Italian Village just two blocks east. Just a few short years ago, this street was best known for being […]

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