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First Look: New Single Family Homes at Grandview Yard

Brent Warren Brent Warren First Look: New Single Family Homes at Grandview Yard

Columbus-based M/I Homes unveiled today the first of what will eventually be 79 new single family homes at Grandview Yard. Work wrapped up this week on a model home at the northwest corner of First and Bocat avenues, and the first row of homes to the west are in various stages of completion. The remainder […]

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Homeport Building 33 New Homes in Milo-Grogan

Brent Warren Brent Warren Homeport Building 33 New Homes in Milo-Grogan

Despite some uncertainty surrounding the tax credit program that is funding the project, Homeport is moving ahead with plans to build 33 new single family homes in Milo-Grogan. The homes will be lease-purchase, meaning that qualified residents will be eligible to purchase the homes after a 15-year rental period. To qualify to rent the homes, […]

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Columbus Housing Market Continues To Heat Up

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Housing Market Continues To Heat Up

According to a new report from Columbus Realtors, the regional for-sale housing market has grown even hotter during the month of May. The total number of homes and condos sold last month was up 2.4 percent over May 2015, and up 7.4 percent year-to-date. Additionally, the average sales price in May climbed to $211,974, which […]

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Construction Roundup: The Barrett

Walker Evans Walker Evans Construction Roundup: The Barrett

When we checked in with The Barrett development in Merion Village last summer, Columbus Underground was given a guided hard-hat tour of the inside of the historic Barrett Middle School building. Renovations of the building had just begun, and the transformation into apartments was under way. An exterior tour of the site last week reveals […]

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Empty Nesters, Young Families Driving Market for Grandview Yard Homes

Brent Warren Brent Warren Empty Nesters, Young Families Driving Market for Grandview Yard Homes

With their first single family homes and for-sale townhomes currently under construction at Grandview Yard, Wagenbrenner Development is seeing early interest in the product from both current Grandview residents looking to downsize and young families attracted by the chance to buy new in the Grandview school district. “Two of our first three buyers of the […]

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Majority of Columbus Residents Live in Multifamily Homes

Walker Evans Walker Evans Majority of Columbus Residents Live in Multifamily Homes

Geographically speaking, Columbus is a very large city. With over 220 square miles within city boundaries, it dwarves cities like Cleveland (82 square miles) and Cincinnati (79 square miles) even though both of our Ohio neighbors are located in larger metropolitan regions. The reason for this discrepancy lies in the heavy-handed local annexation policies of […]

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New Homes and Townhomes Planned for Grandview Heights

Walker Evans Walker Evans New Homes and Townhomes Planned for Grandview Heights

If there’s one thing that the City of Grandview Heights lacks, it’s new single family housing stock. The 100+ acre Grandview Yard development has added over 270 new apartment units to the city since 2012, but no homes for sale, until now. Wagenbrenner Development presented a proposal to the City of Grandview that would add […]

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