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Building An Environmentally Friendly Home

12:00AM
April
5, 2009

Columbus has the first Platinum LEED certified house in Ohio. LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design.

Ohio Supreme Court to decide Nursing Home Case

12:00AM
February
4, 2009

The Ohio Supreme Court will decide a case involving an elderly nursing home resident, the resident’s family and the nursing home.

OSU Economist: The Potential for Owner-occupied Home Foreclosures is Being Exaggerated

12:00AM
October
28, 2008

An Ohio State University economist says the potential for owner-occupied home foreclosures is being exaggerated.

Gun Owners Want More Legal Protection

12:00AM
February
4, 2008

Committee hearings are underway in the Ohio House and Senate on measures to change the self defense burden of proof in cases of home invasion.

Mom and two girls attacked in Marysville home invasion

12:00AM
October
30, 2007

A woman and her two daughters in Marysville were attacked during an over night home invasion. The burglars are still at large.

Home Foreclosures – Time for Lawmakers to Act

12:00AM
October
2, 2007

The sub-prime lending crisis has led to countless stories of home foreclosures… to most of us, the stories are just bits of time on the radio or television, or sections print in a newspaper. To most us the foreclosures are someone else’s problem. But WOSU commentator Jerolyn Barbee says the stories of other people’s problems affect everyone.

Study Shows Ohio Lax in Providing In-Home Care for Seniors

12:00AM
February
5, 2007

A new study out today says Ohio’s Medicaid program is one of the most expensive in the country at providing long-term care for senior citizens because it relies too much on nursing homes.

Coleman: Columbus Declares War on Abdanoned Houses

12:00AM
February
23, 2006

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman will deliver his seventh State of the City address this evening. In it, the mayor will propose spending $25 million over the next six years to rehabilitate or remove about 1,000 abandoned houses around the city. Such housing, he says, drags neighborhoods down and serves as a catalyst for crime.

Ohio May Regulate Home Inspectors

12:00AM
February
9, 2006

The home inspection business in Ohio and across the U-S is booming. For about 300 dollars a home-buyer or -seller can discover possible defects before the transaction is completed. Many states in the last two decades have passed laws that regulate the home inspection business. Ohio may pass some sort of regulation, too.

Third German Village area home invaded

12:00AM
October
25, 2005

There has been another home invasion in the German Village area. For the third time in a month, masked men Tuesday morning broke into a home, tied up and then robbed its owner.