Columbus architecture business Moody Nolan is giving away properties

The Columbus Legacy House, completed in 2019 by Moody Nolan, is located in the Linden neighborhood and was given away to a family in need.

About the yrs, Moody Nolan has built some significant, higher-profile structures — from Huntington Park and the OhioHealth headquarters in Columbus, to Wintrust Arena in Chicago, to the Songs Town Centre in Nashville, Tennessee.

But these days, it can be a distinct variety of project that officers at the Columbus-based mostly architecture firm are energized about. 

Recognised as the Legacy House Undertaking, it started out a several yrs back in the Linden neighborhood when Moody Nolan offered a mortgage-free of charge home to a minimal-income family who couldn’t find the money for to obtain one but who even now experienced the indicates to sustain it.

That 1st house was done in 2019, and options get in touch with for 10 extra in other cities in which the enterprise has places of work: Cleveland and Cincinnati in Ohio as nicely as Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Nashville, New York Metropolis and Washington, D.C.

The subsequent residence currently underway is in Nashville. 

CEO Jonathan Moody, 37, reported the strategy arrived from the firm’s founder and Moody’s father, Curt Moody. While reviewing charitable donations a few yrs ago, he mentioned the corporation should really construct a residence and give it to anyone in require.