Joe Peffer

Joe Peffer is the Broker and Agent of Record at Delicious Real Estate in Columbus, Ohio. An expert on the niche neighborhoods of Columbus, Joe can help you and your family buy and sell a home in the Bexley, Clintonville, German Village, Italian Village, Victorian Village, Olde Town East, Grandview Heights, Worthington, Upper Arlington, Downtown Columbus and Central Ohio.

Columbus Now has More Renters than Homeowners

so much construction in and around downtown Columbus!

According to a recent Columbus Business First article citing a RentCafe analysis of census data, Columbus has about 462,144 renters vs 376,953 homeowners – a 15% drop in homeownership over the last decade. I’m not surprised by this news – first, simply because taking a look around Columbus you see nothing but apartment construction cranes […]

Multiple Offers Rising all across Ohio

By Greg Stitz, Ohio REALTORS Director of Research Compared to October 2014, when this question was first asked, 28 percent more respondents have seen multiple offers rise in their area. According to Ohio REALTORS October 2017 housing market confidence survey, 84 percent of respondents have seen multiple offers rise in their area compared to 56 […]

How the proposed tax code bill hurts Columbus Ohio homeowners and home sellers

Homeownership in Columbus may be more expensive

How the proposed tax code bill hurts Columbus, Ohio homeowners and home sellers. If you’ve looked at your local news broadcast, picked up a newspaper or scanned your Facebook feed in the last 30 days you may have seen the recent news about the possible introduction of a tax reform plan currently up for debate […]

Finding a ranch home for sale in Columbus and surrounding communities

Columbus area ranch homes sold over the last year.

  There was an article in the Dispatch today about the popularity/scarcity conundrum of ranch homes in Central Ohio. I haven’t experienced too many buyers with strong preferences toward ranch homes unless they are also looking at downsizing to a 1-floor condo. I love working in areas like Eastmoor or Berwick or Upper Arlington where […]

Columbus Area Homes under $200,000 – Do they exist? Where?


Unbelievably, 48% of all homes actively listed in the MLS, as of this afternoon, are $200,000 or less. I find this remarkable. Very nearly half of the homes for sale in Central Ohio fall into what I would call an ‘affordable’ range. And yet, finding and purchasing a home, especially for a first time home […]