division addresses phone and fax Office of the Director   
50 West Gay Street   
Columbus, OH 43215-9040   
(614) 645.7795   
(614) 645.6675 [FAX]  

Economic Development
150 South Front Street
Suite 220  
Columbus, OH 43215-4418  
(614) 645.8616  
(614) 645.6675 [FAX]  

Housing Division  
50 West Gay Street  
Columbus, OH 43215-9040  
(614) 645.7896  
(614) 645.6675 [FAX]  

Land Redevelopment Division   
845 Parsons Avenue    
Columbus, OH 43206-9030   
(614) 645.5263   
(614) 645-6675  [FAX]  

Planning Division   
50 West Gay Street   
Columbus, OH 43215-9030   
(614) 724.4437 
(614) 645.6675 [FAX] - learn more

For property maintenance issues, please email us at [email protected], submit an online 311 request, or call us at 614-645-5263.  Be sure to identify the Land Bank parcel that needs attention.  

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Land Redevelopment Applications Properties are only sold through an application to the Land Redevelopment Division. The specific application required will depend on the individual property and the intended use.
For updated General Land Bank Policies and our new Application click here 

Columbus Land Bank

Columbus Land Bank FAQ The Land Redevelopment Division will consider requests to donate properties into the Land Bank on a case by case basis.  Properties must be cleared of all liens, including property taxes, and have marketable title.  Depending on the availability of funds, the Land Bank may consider structures in need of demolition.  Please contact the Land Redevelopment Division main line at (614) 645-LAND (5263). - learn more

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Community Gardens The City of Columbus Land Redevelopment Office is looking for community groups, non-profits, companies, and individuals to help organize and build community gardens on Land Bank properties. In a typical year, around 50 parcels are used by various community groups, individuals, garden clubs, businesses, and neighbors. Urban agriculture projects, rain gardens, community beautification projects and other types of projects that benefit the surrounding neighborhood are encouraged. - learn more

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PROPERTY SEARCH, MAPS & APPLY ONLINE To see all Land Bank properties listed for sale and to apply online, click here