Your Vision for Columbus Real Estate - Donald Payne

Real Estate Broker/Owner - Vision Realty
Donald Payne, Founder of Vision Realty, has been the REALTOR® of choice for buyers and sellers since 1979. Donald specializes in helping first-time homebuyers, new families, single families and more in Columbus real estate.
Fun with a purpose; Looking to get more involved in your local community? This Saturday, October 3 at the Woodside Green Park located at 213 Camrose Court from 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM is the annual Big Walnut Creek Cleanup Canoe & Kayak Float in Gahanna. Admission is free of course and the entire c...
Real Estate Success.RocksThe Real Estate Success Rocks Conference is coming to Seattle on September 25th through the 28th at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Bellevue. This may be just one of the best real estate conferences of the year. There will be timely content from industry leaders, networking op...
This weekend is Gahanna Ohio's "Taste of Gahanna". Doing this on September 24 at the Aladdin Shrine Conference & Event Center at 3850 Steizer Rd in Columbus. Even though it is a Columbus address, this is considered to be only the "Taste of Gahanna". Tickets are no longer available online but will...
A recent article in the Washington Post talks about lenders that are cracking down on homes with termite infestations. Homeowners and inspectors are not the only ones getting tough on termites and pests; lenders are having issues with them as well.Many lenders are now asking if there's been struc...
Not many people consider selling before they've even bought but if you're thinking of the future, this is the exactly the way you should buy. You don't have to be an investor or "flipper" to look at buying this way. If you're young or planning on living in the home for a few years then selling, r...
 Currently, home prices for the Gahanna real estate market are as follows: the median list price is  Between $189,000 and $197,000. The median sales price is  between $162,000 and $195,000.  The average list price is $248,000. The median sales price has dropped about 5% over this time last year. ...
 For any FHA loans assigned on or after September 14, 2015 there will be significant changes, especially those that are applying with student loans. Here's what you need to know if you are considering applying for an FHA backed home loan.Changes for those with student loans.As of September 14, un...
That's a bold statement. It all depends on the house, the neighborhood and the market. There has been a lot of controversy around open houses in the last couple of years. How safe are they? Are they pointless for the seller, are agents simply doing it to appease the seller? In a recent article by...
There are four of my favorite things happening this weekend, August 15 in and around the Columbus Ohio area.Family Damsels and Dragonflies at the Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens. On Saturday, August 15 Starting at 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM at 1777 E. Broad Street in Columbus,  the e...
 According to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, more people prefer electronic closings rather than in person.  Based on a test pilot program over the last four months, consumers repeatedly were in favor of an e-closing rather than  and in person closing. This could be a win-win for consum...

Donald Payne

Ask me a question
Spam prevention

Additional Information