Author Archives: Sandy Raines 7 Best Strategies for House Hunting Spring is here! The warmer weather, beautiful flowers, and longer days are perfect for viewing homes in person, and it’s no wonder that the spring season is a popular time for home buyers… Written by Sandy Raines April 11, 2016 No Comments 2015 Year in Review: The Economy and National Real Estate Market This time of year, many people like to take a moment and reflect on the year that has passed, whether it’s reflecting on good memories or how the nation is doing… Written by Sandy Raines December 29, 2015 No Comments 3 Benefits of Selling Your Home During the Holidays As the holidays are approaching, many people are busy decorating their homes, lighting the tree, and marking their calendars to visit friends and family. With all the busyness of the season,… Written by Sandy Raines December 15, 2015 No Comments Unique Ways to Decorate Your Home for Halloween Halloween is just around the corner. Have you thought about decorating your home this year? It might seem like all of the options for Halloween decorations are the same year after… Written by Sandy Raines October 22, 2015 No Comments Buying a Home? 4 Things You Should Know About Home Appraisals If you too are a prospective home buyer planning to enter the market soon, then you’ve visited the right real estate blog! Today, we’re going to share four things that… Written by Sandy Raines September 23, 2015 No Comments Columbus Ranked One of the ‘Easiest’ Cities to Buy a Home Universally people agree that their top difficulties when buying a home is finding a home that met their needs while fitting in their budget, according to realtor.com. With a limited… Written by Sandy Raines August 24, 2015 No Comments How to Host an Effortless End of Summer Party With Labor Day just around the corner, it is the perfect excuse to gather your friends for one last summer bash. With these easy to follow tips, you and your… Written by Sandy Raines August 17, 2015 No Comments Financing Hurdles to Avoid When Purchasing a Home Buying a home can be a roller coaster ride with ups and downs on the track to closing. Often after a buyer has successfully passed the point of inspections and… Written by Sandy Raines July 31, 2015 No Comments Columbus Ranked #19 in Hottest U.S. Real Estate Markets The housing market is booming! With home prices increasing and more buyers in the market, May brought more than the typical seasonal rush. Helping create more opportunities for buyers, there… Written by Sandy Raines June 19, 2015 No Comments The Raines Group Encourages Philanthropy The Raines Team is stepping forward and giving back this year to many organizations that are near and dear to the hearts of members on our team. This year we… Written by Sandy Raines February 20, 2015 No Comments 1234...9 About our blog Follow our YouTube & +1 us on Google Plus! Archives April 2016 January 2016 December 2015 October 2015 September 2015 August 2015 July 2015 June 2015 February 2015 December 2014 November 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 Contact Us Now First Name Last Name Email Address Phone Number Agent any Andy Wirt Darcie Barton Davonne Powley Elia Hughes Jami Blosel Jean-Luc Grand-Pierre Karla Ballenger Lisa Gibbs Marian Halliday Nicole Ribich Renee Mougin Ron Cadieux Sandy Raines Stephanie Wetzel Stephanie Masterson Message Any questions, comments, or feedback Submit Now!