COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — If you’re looking to buy a home in Central Ohio, you may be looking for a while.
A new report from Columbus Realtors says the number of homes available in Central Ohio is at an all-time low.
“Inventory in February was certainly something that we’ve never seen before in Columbus Realtors’ history,” said Michael Jones, President of Columbus Realtors
One reason for the unprecedented low? An unprecedented pandemic
“On the existing home side, because of COVID, people are very hesitant to put their homes on the market,” said David Berson, Senior Vice President and Chief Economist at Nationwide. “Put your house up for sale, people come in and look at it usually in order to buy it and people don’t want strangers coming in their homes right now.
For Columbus realtor Ricky Callahan, the hot market has made his job…