Columbus's Short North District is comprised of five unique neighborhoods: The Circles, Denison Place, Harrison West, and the Italian and Victorian Villages. Buyers love these communities for their ideal location just north of Uptown, as well as the wealth of shopping, dining, and entertainment opportunities nearby. Whether you're looking for a high-rise condo or a sprawling Queen Anne estate, you'll surely find what you're looking for in the Short North!
– Sandy Raines
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Our Top Picks
The Lox Bagel Shop
If you're looking to savor a one-of-a-kind breakfast in the heart of the city, the Lox Bagel Shop is the place for you. This locally owned eatery serves hand rolled, boiled, and baked bagels in tons of different flavors—but their plain and everything varieties are the most popular. They also serve up some other morning favorites, including mimosas and breakfast sandwiches.
Located on the ever-popular North High Street, Rowe Boutique offers a broad selection of trendy clothing from established and up and coming designers. Whether you're looking for workwear, a casual outfit, or the perfect ensemble for a night on the town, you'll surely find it at this locally owned favorite. Rowe Boutique also offers accessories, beauty products, and baby clothing.
When you're ready to get out and enjoy the great outdoors, you simply have to check out Goodale Park. Here, you'll uncover over 32 acres of lush green space, which features multiple playgrounds, tennis courts, a lake, and plenty of trails. The park also hosts community events throughout the year, including ComFest, a multi-day music and arts festival that's free of charge.
Explore Districts Within the Short North
Known for its cobblestone roundabouts, The Circles is nestled in Dennison Place and showcases plenty of historic Victorian-style homes.
City convenience and historic suburban charm awaits at Dennison Place, which is tucked near the serene Olentangy River and tons of exciting attractions.
Established in the late 1800s, Harrison West offers scenic river views, as well as plenty of shopping and dining destinations.
Once an immigrant neighborhood, Italian Village has transformed into a residential hotspot that hasn't forgotten about its roots.
Sprawling Queen Annes and Victorian-style estates dot the streets of the Victorian Village, one of Columbus's most historic neighborhoods.
Condo Communities of the Short North
If you're dreaming of living in the perfect luxury condo, the Short North could be the place for you. Here are a few of our favorite condo communities that should be at the top of your must-see list.
This Italian Village condo community showcases eight floors of pure opulence. Residents love the rooftop lounge, private parking, and expansive outdoor piazza with sweeping Uptown views.
Spectacular shopping and dining spots await just beneath The Dakota, which is ideally located on North High Street. Top amenities include 24/7 concierge, a rooftop deck, and on-site storage.
Buying or Selling a Home in the Short North?
Whether you're thinking about buying a brand new home or selling your property in the Short North, you can trust our team to help you navigate every step of the process. Just contact The Raines Group for more information on the Short North, and let us know what we can do for you. We also have a variety of resources to help streamline your real estate journey—check them out below!