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The Harpster & Barker Group is committed to exceeding your expectations from your first property search to long after you own your home.  We believe this process is all about YOU and YOUR FAMILY, and our committment to Full Service Plus distinguishes us in Central Ohio.  Through 30+ years of combined experience, we have the knowledge and network to assist with every step!  From vendors and contractors, financing options, rent-to-own, land purchasing, spec builds, custom builds, investments and traditional residential real estate - We've Got You Covered!  We are dedicated to providing personalized service at every step and look forward to working with you when you Buy, Sell or Build in Central Ohio.  Our commitment is well-documented through our client testimonials.  Get to know the Harpster & Barker team, we would be honored to work with you!

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Get to Know Central Ohio

Central Ohio has a population of approximately 1.8 million residents, and covers an area of approximately 3,169 square miles.  Additionally, residents and visitors of Central Ohio are afforded almost endless leisure trails, 20 metro parks, 400 community parks, a vibrant and thriving urban environment and numerous nationally ranked suburbs.  Additionally, the Scioto Mile offers 175 acres of lush parkland that runs the waterfront from the Arena District to the Whittier Peninsula.

Activities You Won't Want to Miss

The Central Ohio area offers countless activities for individuals, families, students and travelers alike!  To that end, if your desire is to take in the cultural side of Columbus, you should abolutely begin with a visit to COSI where featured exhibits change regulary, so an annual pass is sure to please year round!  Additionally, the Short North Arts District and Columbus Museum of Art are crowd favorites.  The Franklin Park Conservatory is not only a Spring and Summer destination, but hosts events throughout the year! Don't forget to enjoy a day at the Zoo and Aquarium - World Renowed - between the animals, the tours, and the rides/attractions - your day will be packed with fun for all!  

If shopping is your guilty pleasure - Easton Town Center, North Market, Bridge Park and Polaris Fashion Place will have everything you need to fill your bags!  And after a great day of shopping, and filling your belly with the wonderful food options throughout Columbus, the nightlife will not disappoint.  Events and Sports can be found every day of the week at the countless venues including Nationwide Arena, Ohio Stadium, Columbus Crew, Columbus Clippers, and the Columbus Funny Bone - the opportunities are endless!  

Whether you are looking for the excitement of urban living and the bustling nightlife, or the slightly slower paced rural/suburban setting, Central Ohio has something for everyone!  With our state-of-the-art property search, including an interactive map search, you can search for homes for sale in Central Ohio in REAL time!  These listings are updated from the MLS hourly.  Or, use our Neighborhood Guide to help you in your search for Central Ohio real estate listings and remain up to date with the latest properties in the areas of YOUR interest.

And, for your convenience, be sure to register for a free account to receive email notifications whenever new homes for sale come on the market that match your specific criteria, and save your favorite properties for quick and easy access whenever you need — it's fast, easy, automatic and FREE! With a Property Tracker account, you'll be among the first to know about the newest Central Ohio homes for sale.

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