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Three Affordable Housing Developments Moving Forward

Brent Warren Brent Warren Three Affordable Housing Developments Moving Forward

The City of Columbus announced this week that three affordable housing developments in Franklinton will be moving forward. The projects, which will bring a total of 150 units to three different sites in the neighborhood, will offer senior housing, apartments and single family homes that will be affordable to those making between 30% and 80% […]

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Homeport Picked for “Downtown Linden” Project

Brent Warren Brent Warren Homeport Picked for “Downtown Linden” Project

Affordable housing developer Homeport has been selected to redevelop a prominent corner in Linden. The site, a 1.7-acre parcel at the southeast corner of Cleveland and Myrtle avenues, was assembled by Columbus Next Generation Corporation (CNGC). Homeport was chosen to develop the site after CNGC put out a request for proposals earlier this year, and […]

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Young at Heart Festival

  Young at Heart Festival

Learn from experts & explore fun options to stay healthy and active with 30+ companies full of ideas and information. Raffles and stage programs will be going on at the top of every hour – including the Senior of the Year award presentation & celebrity impressions from Chuck White of Luci’s Toy Shop, WSYX Weatherman […]

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Battelle Project in Harrison West Moving Forward

Brent Warren Brent Warren Battelle Project in Harrison West Moving Forward

The team behind the 20-acre redevelopment of the Battelle parking lots south of West Fifth Avenue was back in front of the Harrison West Society this month, outlining the latest plans for the project. Representatives of Wagenbrenner Development, M/I Homes and Continental Real Estate walked through some of the changes in layout and programing that […]

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Affordable Housing Coming to Former Hospital Site

Brent Warren Brent Warren Affordable Housing Coming to Former Hospital Site

More affordable housing is coming to the Hilltop. Construction is well underway on a three-story, 42-unit building at 180 Wheatland Avenue. The new project, called Wheatland Crossing Senior Apartments, sits on the northern end of a 20-acre site that was once home to the Central Ohio Psychiatric Hospital. The City of Columbus bought the land […]

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The Deco in Clintonville is Now 55-and-Over, Set to Open in April

Brent Warren Brent Warren The Deco in Clintonville is Now 55-and-Over, Set to Open in April

With construction work progressing and the first residents scheduled to move in as soon as April, the developer of the Deco announced yesterday that the 114-unit project is now officially a 55-and-over property. What that means in practice – in accordance with Federal Fair Housing Act rules – is that at least 80 percent of […]

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