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John Reiner, ASLA, of Dublin, Ohio has been elected 2018 President of the State of Ohio Landscape Architects Board

He has been a licensed Landscape Architect since 1994. The board is tasked with the overseeing and licensure of all landscape architects in the state of Ohio.

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Central Ohio homebuilders far shy of meeting high demand

With demand for central Ohio homes at record highs, and the number of homes on the market at record lows, the stars should be perfectly aligned for central Ohio homebuilders. With quotes from: Rockford Homes, Fischer Homes, M/I Homes, and BIA Executive Director, Jon Melchi

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Capital Lighting Launches Smart Solutions Division

Capital Lighting has launched a new Smart Solutions Division to provide a turnkey approach to smart technology. Frank Van Beusecum, an industry veteran, has been hired to lead the division.

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A second wave of 14 linemen from AEP Ohio are to replace crews restoring power in Puerto Rico

AEP Ohio sent 14 line workers to Puerto Rico in late January to assist with power restoration efforts following the devastation of Hurricane Maria in September. The team joined four AEP Ohio storm restoration experts who have been on the ground helping since early January.

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Schottenstein Real Estate president on the state of development in Columbus

With a projected steady uptick in the population of Columbus and its suburbs, developers have taken to major building projects to satisfy the expected demand.

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PPG ranks on Fortune ‘Most Admired’ list for 10 consecutive years

We work hard every day to “protect and beautify the world” by developing and delivering paints, coatings and specialty materials that our customers have trusted for 135 years.

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Habitat for Humanity-MidOhio Requesting Bids from Subcontractors

Habitat for Humanity-MidOhio, 3140 Westerville Rd, Columbus, OH 43224, is a Developer and General Contractor accepting bids to determine subcontractors for single family residential projects in 2018. All bids are due no later than 2:00 PM March 1, 2018. 

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America's Floor Source Opens first ever Outlet & Clearance Centers

We are proud to announce that our first ever Outlet & Clearance Centers are now open! Come shop with us today and find amazing deals on new flooring!

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Coldwell Banker King Thompson Names Two New Leaders

Central Ohio's second largest residential real estate agency has named two new leaders as its executive vice president retires after more than a decade.

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Kaufman Development has Named its First President

Kaufman is the 11th busiest Central Ohio developer with $86 million in real estate projects in 2016, according to the 2017-2018 CBF Book of Lists. It's also one of the largest local property managers, overseeing 964 residential units in the city, most of them apartments. The company has 35 employees.

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BDX Announces New Solutions at 2018 International Builders’ Show in Orlando

New BDX technologies will help builders connect with home buyers

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Title First Agency Adds Experienced Title Insurance Attorney and Manager to its Executive Staff

Title First Agency, Inc., has hired Dean Talaganis to serve as special counsel to the president of Title First Agency.

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Ohio Basement Authority: Fix It to List It Launch Party

Join us as we launch our new program to learn how Ohio Basement Authority is creating a remarkable experience and making “Fix It to List It!” the most qualified way to sell a home. Food & Drinks Provided: Beer, wine, and Mexican cuisine!

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Rockford Homes Sponsors Autism Society Central Ohio Coffee, Tea & Autism Event

Rockford Homes (, a family owned and operated business in Columbus, OH and 2016 BIA Builder of the Year, will serve as the sponsor for Autism Society Central Ohio’s May Coffee, Tea & Autism: Summer Kick Off. The event will be held at Rockford Homes’ Meadow Grove Estates model home in Grove City on June 05, 2017.

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