Gardens at Columbus Park of Roses in Clintonville

At only about 12 minutes from the Columbus downtown core, Clintonville is a large and desirable neighborhood, known particularly for its welcoming community and ample amenities. Its border stretches roughly from Selby Boulevard in the north to Glen Echo Creek in the south, with its western boundary set by the Olentangy River. 

Clintonville is further separated into a number of neighborhoods, not limited to Northmoor, Indian Springs, and East Beechwold, each of which have their own unique features. Residents of this beautiful area choose to move here for several reasons, listed below.

Variety In Homes & Styles

As a whole, the city of Columbus encompasses a wide range of architectural styles, though neighborhoods typically favor one or two.…

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Happy Samoyed in the arms of its owner at an autumn park

You love your city, and you also love your furry best friend. When it comes to pet-friendly attractions and businesses, Columbus ranks notably high, with countless spots all across the city for you and your pooch to hang out. There’s always somewhere to go for a quick walk or even for a day trip—car rides with the windows rolled down are a must!

For dogs looking for a bit of off-leash time (and owners, too), Columbus has four excellent dog parks. And although regular parks are perfectly adequate for a quick walk, these spaces offer big dog and small dog separation in a safe, welcoming environment.

Wheeler Memorial Dog Park

725 Thurber Drive East, Columbus

Wheeler Memorial Dog Park is notable for its excellent downtown location. Found just…

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Friends with glasses of champagne and sparklers celebrating the new year

As the holiday season comes to an end, there are countless ways to ring in the new year. For some, staying at home and having a quiet night in is the perfect way to spend the night, while others prefer to get up and get out to celebrate. 

When it comes to parties and events, Columbus has something for everyone—and at a range of budgets too. We’ve curated a short list that showcases some of the more unique New Years Eve events happening December 31st. So start the countdown to 2024 in Columbus and the surrounding area.

Historic Grandview Cafe & Historic Trolley District

With the tagline, “Make New Years Eve Historic”, these two events go hand in hand, although the price points vary for each.

The Grandview Cafe, located at 1455 West 3rd…

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Woman sitting on home floor surrounded by tools and swatches

There are numerous ways to add value to your property—although not all are quick, easy, or cheap. Yes, a full kitchen renovation or landscaping will add value, but unfortunately, this is not always feasible for a homeowner on time and budget constraints. With numerous online tutorials and helpful resources, a lot of residents across the Columbus area are doing simple projects on their own. 

Here are just a few DIY home improvement projects that can add value to your Columbus home, organized from easiest to intermediate. 

A Simple Can Of Paint

Never underestimate what a can of paint can do for a room. If you’re looking to refresh your space, changing the colors of the room or objects within it can alter the look and feel…

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Ohio Supreme Court building in downtown Columbus, OH

Columbus, with all of its history and its fast-paced atmosphere, is an expansive city. Situated in the heart of the state, the population of the capital has been steadily increasing over the past two decades. In fact, it is the largest city in Ohio. But why exactly are so many people making the move? 

Simply put, Columbus’ lively arts and culture, job opportunities, and large number of schools makes this city appealing to many—and right at its center is the downtown core. If you’re considering the move to Columbus, this is why the downtown might just be the perfect place to call home.

Unparalleled Convenience 

The Downtown District is found right on the Scioto River, and roughly encompasses the area between the Dana G. “Buck” Rinehart…

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Neon 60s-style diner interior with red booths

The city of Columbus, Ohio is recognized for its diverse neighborhoods, welcoming atmosphere, and strong economic growth—but it is also known for its unique dining experiences. From the historic North Market to family-owned restaurants, Columbus has a wide variety of options for any time of day, and any sort of taste. 

Sate your hunger with these restaurants around the city that offer something a little bit different to the same old takeout. 

Akai Hana

Whilst there are numerous East Asian restaurants across Columbus, this restaurant is especially lovely, and might just be worth the trek for those from downtown. Located in the far north end of the city, Akai Hana advertises itself as having a passion for authentic Japanese cuisine—and this is…

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Columbus Ohio skyline with the Scioto River in the foreground

Columbus, Ohio, with its lively downtown area, diverse neighborhoods, and thriving job market, is attracting many new residents from all over the country. If you're contemplating a move to the Columbus area, we've compiled some essential tips to ensure your transition is as smooth as possible.

Understand the Columbus Housing Market

The first step in relocating is understanding the housing market of your new city. Columbus has a variety of housing options from charming historic homes in German Village to modern condos in the Short North. With a median home price that's lower than the national average, Columbus offers great value, but the market can be competitive. It's wise to begin your housing search early and consider working with a local real…

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Archway gate in the forest along the Char-Mar Trail near Columbus, Ohio

For those who love natural beauty and the tranquility of the outdoors, Columbus, Ohio offers a hidden treasure trove of scenic nature trails waiting to be discovered. The city's surrounding communities are adorned with trails less traveled, promising solitude and serenity away from the hustle and bustle. Let's embark on a journey through some of these lesser-known nature trails that make Columbus an ideal locale for nature enthusiasts.

Walhalla Ravine

Tucked away in the Clintonville neighborhood, the Walhalla Ravine is a hidden gem offering a peaceful haven amidst the urban setting. This verdant corridor of towering trees and a gently flowing stream is perfect for a calm and quiet walk. The ravine trail meanders under stone arch bridges and past…

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Geese and deer on the Olentangy River close to Worthington, Ohio

Nestled in the heart of Ohio, just north of Columbus, lies the charming city of Worthington, a community that harmonizes historical allure with modern-day amenities. Its unique blend of architectural heritage, buzzing local economy, excellent schools, and family-friendly environment make it an attractive destination for those seeking to buy real estate or relocate in Ohio. If you're considering a move to this gem of the Midwest, allow us to shine a spotlight on Worthington and reveal what makes it so special.

Rich Historical Roots

A visit to Worthington feels like stepping into a time capsule. The city's Old Worthington area, one of the state's most well-preserved historic districts, is brimming with 19th-century buildings that reflect…

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Golfer on a course in a golf community near Columbus, Ohio

Are you a golf enthusiast seeking a place where your love for the sport intersects seamlessly with your living arrangements? Ever thought of combining your passion for golf with your home buying journey? Well, Columbus, Ohio and its surrounding communities offer just that – an array of stellar golf communities that will make your home ownership dreams a hole-in-one! 

The Greens of Dublin, OH: Tartan Fields

Let's begin our tour in Dublin, home to Tartan Fields. This stunning community offers more than just an Arnold Palmer Signature golf course. It’s a place where neighbors become friends, and life is celebrated in grand fashion. With custom-designed homes, Tartan Fields offers a lifestyle of comfort and elegance, making it an ideal choice for…

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