Don’t Miss These Home Tax Deductions

Take advantage of these homeownership-related tax deductions and strategies to lower your tax bill: Mortgage Interest Deduction One of the neatest deductions itemizing homeowners can take advantage of is the mortgage interest deduction, which you claim on Schedule A. To get the mortgage interest deduction, your mortgage must be secured by your home — and … More Don’t Miss These Home Tax Deductions

How To Trick Your Brain Into Saving A Down Payment

Finding it difficult saving money for a down payment on your dream home? Well you aren’t the only one. Here is a great article by Forbes that will help you change your ways of saving money for your future home. ‘Why do we have such difficulty sticking to a long-term savings plan when we consider our future … More How To Trick Your Brain Into Saving A Down Payment

Check out this great article by Jonathon Smoke. Smoke is the chief economist for realtor.com. Some kinds of activity slow down for the holidays, but this Thanksgiving week has been a busy time for important economic data. Some data point to a slower fourth quarter, but the longer-term trends remain positive for housing on the whole. … More

Homes for sale increasing for central Ohio

There were 3,035 central Ohio homes and condos listed for sale in September 2014, which is a 6.8 percent jump from September 2013. The additional inventory brought the total number of homes and condos for sale to 9,408, which just trails August 2013 by 2.6 percent, according to Columbus REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service (MLS). “Traditionally … More Homes for sale increasing for central Ohio