Figures show new home construction in Central Ohio still lags what we saw during the housing boom 10 years ago. The inventory of homes for sale is tight; prices are up.

The market seems to be driving the popularity of luxury homes – And The so-called McMansions are coming back.

“This home specifically is designed to be more Victorian- like you’d find down in Victorian Village. So you’ll see a little more of the ornate detail in the cabinetry and things like that,” said Justin Shear.

Justin Shear shows off the house he’s selling for Coppertree Homes. The Plain City house – at 6,600 square feet is the largest model ever built by the company.

The home features five bedrooms, a first floor pub room complete with a wet bar, and fireplace.

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