Common Housing Code Violations
Most cities around the country have their own set of building/housing codes that have established standards for properties with the main focus of ...
Posted by Donald Payne on December 13, 2021
How Has Real Estate Changed?
Today, we want to talk about how the real estate game has changed over the last 40 years. We’ve been helping people buy and sell homes for a ...
Posted by Donald Payne on December 10, 2021
Central Ohio October Market Update
Today I’m bringing you a quick overview of our Central Ohio real estate market. We only have about one month’s worth of inventory, and ...
Posted by Donald Payne on October 28, 2021
How President Biden Count Affect Your Real Estate Taxes
As with each new president, changes to our taxes can definitely affect millions of Americans. So what is Pres. Biden's plan for Deal estate taxes? ...
Posted by Donald Payne on October 12, 2021
What is Dual Agency in Real Estate?
In today’s hot seller’s market where competition between buyers is fierce because the amount of available homes is so low, buyers have ...
Posted by Donald Payne on September 5, 2021
Go Big And Go Home
Go Big And Go Home
There are many ways to start a big move. Many people make a list of their needs, such as proximity to transportation, recreation ...
Posted by Donald Payne on April 23, 2021
Will This Market Eventually Crash?
The real estate market keeps going on and on as we see home prices rise and inventory diminished. It is a tough market for buyers out there and if ...
Posted by Donald Payne on April 20, 2021
BPO - Broker Price Opinion, What is it?
In situations where the value of a property needs to be evaluated, but not officially conducted by an official appraiser, a broker price opinion ...
Posted by Donald Payne on March 1, 2021
Reasons Moving to the Suburbs Might Not Be For You
Over the last year there have been many more people working from their homes to help keep employees safe from catching or spreading the coronavirus. ...
Posted by Donald Payne on February 15, 2021
How to Investigate Liens on Foreclosed Homes
All homes should have liens investigated before they are purchased. When buying a home traditionally the mortgage company will require this as part ...
Posted by Donald Payne on January 18, 2021
Using Storage Containers to Help You Move
Some people that are selling their home choose to store their items in containers instead of going the old fashioned moving truck route. Here are ...
Posted by Donald Payne on November 16, 2020
What to Do When a Real Estate Deal is Pending
When a real estate deal goes and depending it basically means that the home inspection has been satisfied and now all that's left is to finalize any ...
Posted by Donald Payne on October 30, 2020
How Rental Property Depreciation is Explained
If you purchase a real estate property with the intent to rent it, there can be some significant tax advantages, like reporting rental property ...
Posted by Donald Payne on October 5, 2020
How to Look Up the History of a Home
Buying a home is a very big life commitment and it can bring some second guesses and maybe even a little bit of angst as to if you are really making ...
Posted by Donald Payne on September 21, 2020
6 Real Estate Mistakes Not to Make During a Divorce
Nobody likes going through a divorce and while it might be a better outcome on the other end, while you're in the middle of it, it can seem like hell....
Posted by Donald Payne on August 19, 2020
Is Columbus Ohio a Good Area for Real Estate Development?
Currently during the pandemic there have been many rocky economical shifts, but one market that seems to be holding more steady than others is the ...
Posted by Donald Payne on July 13, 2020
What Do We Do When the Property is Pending?
The word "pending" means that an offer has been accepted and we are either waiting for the inspection or the inspection has passed and now ...
Posted by Donald Payne on May 18, 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