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City Council Roadtrips Kick Off on the North Side

Walker Evans Walker Evans City Council Roadtrips Kick Off on the North Side

Columbus City Council will be coming soon, to a neighborhood near you. Starting on Tuesday, council members will be present at a series of community meetings taking place at various locations throughout the city. “These meetings will give residents an opportunity to meet the new council members and leadership while discussing neighborhood issues and concerns […]

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Neighborhood Design Center Brings Ideas to Life

Walker Evans Walker Evans Neighborhood Design Center Brings Ideas to Life

If you follow urban development projects and announcements in Central Ohio, chances are you’ve seen the work of the Neighborhood Design Center in action. Formed nearly 30 years ago, this non-profit entity is a collaborative effort between the City of Columbus and The Ohio State University to provide affordable development design services for local neighborhood […]


2011 Columbus Real Estate Preview

JoePeffer JoePeffer

Inside of I-270 last year, 6,416 residential properties sold. Despite 1/3 of 2010 including months where numbers were artificially inflated by federal tax credits, that was down about 11% from 2009, 17% from 2008 and an incredible 32% from 2005 – the year many consider to be the height of the housing boom. In addition […]


Best Neighborhood of 2010 – The Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Short North completes our second hat trick during this year’s Best of 2010 lists by being picked three years straight as the best neighborhood in Columbus. The Short North saw plenty of evolution this year with the openings of new stores, shops, galleries and restaurants including Inside, Ambushed, The Attic, Grid, Short North Fitness, […]

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At Home: Westgate Tudor

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: Westgate Tudor

This month we go to the west side neighborhood Westgate, to visit the stylish home of Niki and Josh Quinn. You probably know them as the duo that owns Tigertree in the Short North and their creative line, Maxine Dear. Their personal style inside their home is just as creative; a mix of modern and […]


Downtown Neighborhoods Featured in The Dispatch

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The ongoing “Where We Live” Dispatch series covers different neighborhoods located throughout Columbus and provides a look at what it’s like to live in different areas. Today’s feature is on Downtown and covers a few of the smaller residential neighborhoods and developments within Downtown. The full article can be read at Dispatch.com HERE, and more […]

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Five Neighborhoods Getting New Security Cameras

Walker Evans Walker Evans

A new safety camera pilot project was announced today by Columbus City Councilmember Andrew Ginther, Columbus Division of Police officials, neighborhood leaders, and Mayor Michael B. Coleman. Over 40 safety cameras will be rolled out as early as next summer in areas including Weinland Park, The University District, The Hilltop, The King Lincoln District, the […]


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