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Ohio “Undervalued”

Wednesday, January 12th, 2011

Ohio: 5 “Undervalued” Housing Markets in CNN’s Top 15

 

CNNMoney.com reported yesterday on the most ‘overvalued’ and ‘undervalued’ housing markets in the country, including lists of the top cities in both categories.  Ohio was the only state to log 5 entries on either list, with all 5 making the ‘undervalued’ list.  Most housing markets in the country were determined by the study, which looked at a seemingly endless list of data points including population growth, vacancies, construction costs, etc. to be ‘fairly’ priced, but 8 areas were determined to be overvalued, and 15 undervalued. According to the analysis, the Ohio cities of Akron (2), Cleveland (3), Dayton (9), Columbus (13), and Cincinnati (15) can all be viewed as housing markets where great deals are abundant… or sellers, in Akron for example,  are only getting -22%, of the true value of their homes….      

To read the full article, click here.

- John Hewson

*John is a new contributor to our Blog, and we welcome his insights on the goings on in Ohio! Welcome, John!

Cuyahoga County

Sunday, April 18th, 2010

Welcome Cuyahoga County Homeowners!

 Watch this space for more information about Cuyahoga County!

 

Cuyahoga County

Founded: June 7, 1807

Area: 458.49  Sq. mi.

Named for: Cuyahoga River, which means “crooked river” in an Iroquoian language.

County Seat:  Cleveland

Cuyahoga County Profile (from Ohio.gov)      

Cuyahoga County Official Site

Fun Fact: With a population of 1,393,978, according to the 2000 Census figures, Cuyahoga County is the most populated county in Ohio.

Fun Fact’s can be found  in Alicia Adams and Lisa Wojina’s Bathroom Book of Ohio Trivia; Weird, Wacky, and Wild.