Winter Home Maintenance Checklist

Posted Posted in Home Maintenance

Winter is the absolute worst time to have a home maintenance issue or emergency. But, with the help of Cap City Property Inspections and realtor.com, I put together a nice checklist to ensure you’re ready for what the winter may bring! WINTER HOME MAINTENANCE CHECKLIST Store firewood at least 20 feet away from house (to […]

Two Renovated Condos near Schiller Park [Featured Listings]

Posted Posted in Featured Listings

Video Tour Just a block and a half east of German Village’s Schiller Park awaits these beautifully-renovated 2+ bedroom condos in Merion Village. This property was converted from a duplex I deemd “The Big Green Monster” into the Siebert Street Condominiums. Updates New Roof, gutters, and downspouts New vinyl siding on exterior and wrapped soffits, […]

Home Warranties 101

Posted Posted in advice, buyeradvice, Home Maintenance, sellers

In central Ohio, when a home is listed for sale, it’s typical that the seller will offer to provide a one-year home warranty as an incentive (and piece-of-mind) to prospective buyers. Many questions arise about them. What is a home warranty? What is covered? Who pays for it? When does coverage start? Useful Information About […]

July 2017 Real Estate Market Report

Posted Posted in Market Overview, Market Reports

Nationally “The pace of new listings is not catching up with what’s being sold at an astonishingly fast pace.” – National Association of Realtors Average Sales Price $298,800 (+4.9%) Months Supply of Inventory = 4.2 Ohio “The Ohio housing market is continuing to experience a solid level of sales activity and steady, modest growth in […]

Home Selling Blueprint

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Sell Right = Price Right + Show Right + Hire Right If you’d like to sell your home at the optimal price, terms, and conditions, and within your desired timeframe, you’ll only need to follow these three rules: pricing your home at or slightly below market value; showing your home as best as possible to […]

Should you Sell or Rent Your Current Home?

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If you’re thinking of selling your current home and not sure if you should keep it as a rental, or sell it in order to buy your next home, this post is for you. The Steps Involved 1. Crunch the Numbers Determine the market value of your home. This can be done by asking a […]