Home Renovations that Don't Sell Well
Unless you had your home custom built it, there is probably a thing or two you would change about it. If you are planning to remodel a home you do ...
Posted by Donald Payne on April 9, 2020
Little Known Costs of Selling a Home
Selling a home is more than just finding an experienced and trustworthy real estate agent, putting up a sign, and posting a listing online. There are ...
Posted by Donald Payne on March 24, 2020
9 Signs Your Home May Be Losing Value
A home is really only worth what someone is willing to pay for it, despite what we may feel our home is worth. There are many factors in our ...
Posted by Donald Payne on March 12, 2020
Organizing Tips for Attics and Basements to Create More Space
Putting space-efficient storage systems into your basement and/or attic can make these areas look and feel much more spacious and luxurious....
Posted by Donald Payne on March 5, 2020
5 Reasons Not to Paint a Brick House
If you have a brick home or brick accents on your home you may have been tempted to paint it because you have seen painted brick on other homes or ...
Posted by Donald Payne on February 25, 2020
Buying a Home Near a School- Things to Consider
If you have a young family you may possibly be looking for a home in a good school district and within the boundaries of the best particular school ...
Posted by Donald Payne on February 10, 2020
How Old Do I Have to Be to Buy a House?
One of the very first real estate transactions I ever did was for a 19-year-old single woman that had just graduated from college early and was ...
Posted by Donald Payne on February 3, 2020
New Albany is One of America's 50 Best Cities to Live
A Company named 24/7 Wall St. recently collected data from over two dozen different categories to comprise a list of the 50 best cities to live ...
Posted by Donald Payne on February 1, 2020
Cleaning Your Home for Sale When You Have Pets
Trying to sell a home and keep it perfectly clean can be very difficult, even more, difficult when you have pets in the home. Though we love our ...
Posted by Donald Payne on January 27, 2020
10 Hidden Costs to Moving
Moving can be very expensive. It's not just the time it takes to pack up, rent moving trucks, and hire movers, there are a lot of hidden costs to ...
Posted by Donald Payne on January 20, 2020
How to Appeal Your Franklin County OH Property Valuation
It's that time again for the Franklin County Board of Revision to hear any formal complaints on property valuations or disputes on the rental ...
Posted by Donald Payne on January 16, 2020
Why You Should Sell Your Home in 2020
I know we talk about this about every January but with rates so low, it really makes a lot of sense to sell your property in 2020. Rates are the ...
Posted by Donald Payne on January 13, 2020
20 Fast and Easy Ways to Update Your Home in 2020
If 2020 is the year you're planning on renovating or remodeling your home you don't have to take out a second mortgage or even a small loan. You can ...
Posted by Donald Payne on January 9, 2020
Columbus is the Best Place to Buy a House for Less
A recent article in MSN Money stated the Columbus Ohio was one of the best places in the country to own a home for less than $1000 a month. That ...
Posted by Donald Payne on January 6, 2020
What if I Can't Make a Mortgage Payment?
A financial setback, job loss, or change in the family status can have devastating effects on your ability to pay your mortgage. The worst-case ...
Posted by Donald Payne on January 2, 2020
10 Things to Watch For in a Final Walk-Through When Buying
You're getting down to the wire on buying a house. Most documents have been signed, appraisals and inspections are completed, and now it's time for ...
Posted by Donald Payne on December 30, 2019
New Year's Eve Events in Columbus Ohio 2019-2020
New Year’s Eve is a great time to celebrate with family and friends, and it doesn’t have to be an expensive holiday either. Columbus ...
Posted by Donald Payne on December 27, 2019
7 Things You Should Know About Buying a House with Cash
You may have heard the term "the Cash is king" but is that really true when buying a house? Are there benefits or disadvantages to buying a house ...
Posted by Donald Payne on December 19, 2019