- Luxury Market Takes Larger Chunk of Sales
September 25, 2014
The share of home sales in the $200,000-and-below price range is down 9 percent from a year ago, while those above $200,000 have increased 10 percent in the same time period, according to the latest housing report from RealtyTrac, which reflects August housing data.
By: Daily Real Estate News, REALTOR® Magazine, September 25, 2014
Click here to read the article.
- Balalovski Real Estate Sponsors Area Organizations.
Balalovski Real Estate believes in helping other achieve their goals. People helped build us and we would like to give back to them. This is why our company has chosen to sponsor a couple local organizations we believe in. Please take a minute to read about them:
Corpac: Corpac is a real estate political action committee that represents the voice of our local Realtors. The group works with congress and lawmakers to do what is in the best interest for the industry and property owners. Every year, our association throws an auction to gather money for the committee.
Macedonian - American - Canadian Convention 2014: Every year, the Macedonian - American - Canadian dioceses put together a convention where people of the Macedonian culture can connect and see each other to preserve the ties and bonds that have been built in the years prior. This year the convention is in Columbus, Ohio.
If you would like more information on Corpac or the Macedonian - American - Canadian Convention, please give us a call at 614-407-3333 and we will be happy to assist you.
- Great Places to Invest
Do you have money on your hands you don\'t know what to do with? Are you participating in a 1031 tax-free exchange? How about investing it in hot markets?
Check out this great article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/trangho/2015/07/19/best-areas-of-real-estate-to-invest-in-now-2/?utm_campaign=yahootix&partner=yahootix
Call Balalovski Real Estate to refer you to an agent in some great developing markets today at 614-407-3333 or visit us at balalovski.com so we can help with your investment dilemma today!
- Balalovski Real Estate congratulates Andrew A. Balalovski
Balalovski Real Estate wishes to congratulate Andrew A. Balalovski on his 10 year anniversary in real estate. One whole decade of service!!!! June 18, 2005 was when the fun began. We wish many more good years together! Let us know if we can help you or anyone you know with their real estate needs. If you are working with someone though, please continue to work with them.
- Balalovski Real Estate Sponsors Leadership Conference.
When a helping hand is needed, society must come together and share what it can to further a cause\'s growth. As part of Balalovski Real Estate\'s commitment to help others, the company has made a contribution to the UMD Leadership conference which will be hosted in Columbus, Ohio May 8-10.
For information on the conference, history behind the organization, please contact the UMD at umdiaspora.org, by telephone at (202) 350-9798 or 1510 H Street, NW, Suite 900 | Washington | DC | 20005 by mail.
- Balalovski Real Estate Sponsors C/I Awards.
Hard work pays off. It is meant to be celebrated and boasted by peers. That is exactly what Balalovski Real Estate did yesterday! The company was a sponsor at the official C/I Awards dinner and banquet.
The C/I Award dinner and banquet is an event for the Commercial / Industrial Realtor community. The dinner recognizes the industry\'s best of the best in certain categories such as best instructor, highest sold transaction, biggest lease signed among other various categories.
The team of Balalovski Real Estate cheered on the award recipients. As part of the sponsorship, the company was awarded half a table, name recognition in the ceremony and advertising.
Best of luck to the winners of awards and here is to a great 2015 working together with all of you! Please let us know if we can help with any of your needs.
- Balalovski Real Estate is Turning 2!!!
Days go by. The clocks tick and seconds become the minutes and hours, which build the moments making our 1st year in business wonderful. As all good things continue into the future, Balalovski Real Estate is taking the next step forward and will be turning 2 on March 13th, 2015. To commemorate our achievements, we will be celebrating by going to Gahanna Lanes and bowling a few strikes!
Looking into the future, our company is in the growth stage and we are actively seeking staff and Realtors to help contribute to our vision. We plan on adding a robust inventory of new for sale and lease commercial, residential and industrial property. The last goal we have is taking a company trip to Cabo!
Thanks for everyone's support over the last year. If you are interested in learning how you can help with our expansions, are interested in hiring us to service your real estate needs, would like to become an agent here or would just like to say hi, please call us at 614-407-3333! If you have a broker and are happy with their service, we can work together with them too. We look forward to hearing from you.
Here is to many more wonderful years of service!
- Real Estate is Great!!!
Through the last few years, many companies and people have speculated on how the market will act in the coming years. As we grew out of the days of a gloomy economy, Balalovski Real Estate is happy to report that we are successfully out of our economic slump.
Sellers control the inventory and buyers battle for deals. Bank foreclosures and HUD properties are becoming less available to investors. Commercial properties are seeing more movement in all asset types. Development is happening. Balalovski Real Estate wants to help you, your neighbors, family and friends with their commercial, residential, industrial sales, leasing and property management needs.
To stay competitive, Balalovski Real Estate is adding to their staff. Over the last few months, many have come aboard to help contribute to our mission of growth. If you know anyone looking for a change or would like to get into the field of real estate yourself, call us.
Here is what the big predications for 2015 will be according to Zillow and Trulia: https://homes.yahoo.com/news/2015-real-estate-predictions-count-165637434.html and http://www.trulia.com/community-blog/BudZeller/2014/11/commercial_real_estate_market_predictions_for_2015
Contact Balalovski Real Estate at 614-407-3333 if you are unrepresented and need help. We love to help!
- Most Expensive Homes
Ever wonder what high living is like? It is sophisticated. It is luxurious. It is power...pride... prestige. In a recent, article published by Yahoo, Zillow contributes to the list of highest price homes in every state\'s zip codes. Are you looking for a mcmansion, your new chateau or a place just to feel cool wind in your hair? Check out prices and pictures on these properties here:
- Balalovski Real Estate Will Play in MAGS Golf Scramble.
Every year in October, groups get together to compete in what has become the MAGS (Macedonian American Golf) Scramble. Each team pulls together 4 people to play in an all day event of fun. The scramble is a fundraiser for a local church. The proceeds will go to help build a cultural center for the preservation of the church\'s heritage.
This year, Balalovski Real Estate, a 2nd year sponsor of the event, has assembled a team to play with everyone at Cumberland Trails Golf Course in Pataskala, Ohio and is looking forward to good times and a successful out come in the event which will be held Oct. 11, 2014. Watch out Tiger Woods!
If you would like to learn more about helping the MAGS in their quest to raise funds or would like to participate in this event or future events, please visit macedoniangolf.org.
- Balalovski Real Estate Celebrates Anniversary!
Hard work, dedication and persistence pays off. These words cannot fit any better than they do in summarizing what 2013 has been for Balalovski Real Estate. Through that time we have put ourselves in the right direction for a great and even better 2014 and are happy to announce that we are turning one! While our Agents are much more seasoned then this, March 13th, 2014 marks our first year of service as a company. We are excited and want to share this celebration with you.
- Family Dollar Development Deal.
Andrew A. Balalovski, Managing Broker for Balalovski Real Estate recently was involved in what came to be a 2 +/- year development deal on W. Broad St. for a new location for Family Dollar. Please take a moment to read the full article as published online in Columbus Business First here:
- Remodel of E. Main St. Property.
Balalovski Real Estate's Property Management Division is hired to help an investor remodel their second commercial property. The property is located on E. Main St. in Columbus, Ohio. It will undergo extensive remodeling with new finishes inside and out. It is a 3,000 Sqft. office building sitting on a corner lot.
- Balalovski Real Estate Firsts.
03-13-2013 to Now
March 26, 2013 - Hired for restoration of E. Main St. property.
March 30, 2013 - Showed first set of properties to buyer.
March 30, 2013 - Signed up first buyer.
April 3, 2013 - Writing first offer for buyer.
April 9, 2013 - First sign goes up on E. Main property.
April 19, 2013 - 1st for lease listing awarded on 14450 E. Broad St.
April 24, 2013 - 1st business card was passed out.
May 12, 2013 - Balalovski Real Estate website launches.
June 7, 2013 - Alex Balalovski joins the company as first Realtor.
June 11, 2013 - Balalovski Real Estate attends 1st recruiting session at Hondros College in Westerville.
June 14, 2013 - Balalovski Real Estate represents client who initiates the first in contract for the company.
July 9th, 2013 - Balalovski Real Estate welcomes first employee, Jenny West Hall.
July 31, 2013 - Balalovski Real Estate has first closing on a 15,000 Sqft. church.
August 3, 2013 - First Balalovski Real Estate sponsored golf scramble is had at Cumberland Trails in Pataskala.
August 15, 2013 - Balalovski Real Estate sends out first mailing.
Sept. 4th, 2013 - Balalovski Real Estate approves first paper ad to be published in Business First.
Sept. 6th, 2013 - Balalovski Real Estate sponsors the Macedonian Festival.
- Balalovski Real Estate Opens First Office.
Andrew A. Balalovski, Managing Broker for Balalovski Real Estate establishes his first office on E. Broad St. in Licking County on March 13, 2013 after a 7 year run in the commercial and residential real estate industry.