The suburban ranch-style home in Ohio where humor writer Erma Bombeck launched her nationally syndicated column has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.
Everywhere you turn there are incentives to entice home-buying there’s the $8,000 first-time homebuyer tax credit, for instance. Some realtors tout the low interest rates. But some local condo sellers are getting very creative to drive home a sale. a new car.
For many people the housing market is not the best place to be right now. It’s almost inevitable that at least once a day one will hear something about home foreclosures, the credit crunch and the R word – that’s recession. In this report, WOSU takes a look at how the nation’s economy is affecting the condominium market in Franklin County.