The sign policy for Muirfield Association, Inc. describes type of signs approved for use in Muirfield Village. It is intended to clarify the overall uniform appearance of signs approved for use in Muirfield Village which are compatible with the natural environment.
Realtors, builders or property owners may use signage to advertise a house For Sale as follows:
The standard sign is a metal frame that can be placed in the ground by pushing down with the weight of one person
The frame is constructed to accept standard, square or rectangular panels approximately 24” – 36” in width
The frame is constructed of angle-type steel material that allows panels to be secured by a clip or tab system. It is prohibited for a combination of such panels to exceed 7.0 square feet of face area of any one side of a double-faced sign
Signs shall be Olympic Oxford Brown or Sherwin-Williams Wolf Drive Grey (equal to Pantone #418 background with an off-white or cream (equal to Pantone #4545) lettering (not white)
This color standard applies to all panel elements of the sign. Other color combinations are prohibited
Copy must be a standard block, non-serified typeface such as Helvetica. Exception is granted where the proper name of the entity is a “stylized” typeface which is verified by use on business cards or letterhead
Graphic logo images which represent the identity of the Company are permitted provided that such logo does not exceed 20% of the sign face
No more than one Real Estate or For Sale by Owner sign and/or one builder sign may be posted on any one lot
One approved Real Estate, For Sale by Owner, and Builder sign shall be placed on the front of the lot within the buildable area of the property. The sign must be oriented with the address of the property. Signage is prohibited to be located along the boulevard, at the rear of the lot, or facing the golf courses
The term of such use is limited to a period ending when the house goes into contract
Exterior signage is very limited in Muirfield Village. To obtain permission to place any sign that does not meet the definition of a standard sign requires application to the MDCC for review. When submitting an application it is important to include the type of sign requested, such as post and arm or metal tube type. Signs must not be placed on common elements nor on street posts or in City rights-of-way.
Signage found on common elements will be removed and stored for 60 days. Residents are encouraged to use newspaper or electronic media to advertise their sale.
Prohibited exterior signage includes:
Open House and directional arrow signs
For Rent signs
Advertising signs, school signs, banners and seasonal or decorative signs
Political signs may be placed at the front of the property three weeks before Election Day and must be removed within 3 days following Election Day
Political signage must be located within the buildable area of your property
Garage Sale/Yard Sale Signage
Garage sale/yard sale signs may be placed at the front of the property, within the buildable area of the lot
One Association-approved garage sale sign may be displayed per property; signs are available at the Association office at no charge
Directional signage and colorful information tubes are prohibited
Residents must secure a garage sale permit from the City of Dublin and pay an accompanying fee. Contact the City of Dublin, 5800 Building, 5800 Shier-Rings Rd., 614-410-4400, with questions
The Association staff or other appointee may remove signs that do not comply with the rules. If removed, the signs will be stored at the Association office and disposed of if not claimed within 60 days.
The sign guidelines are available at the link below and upon request from the Association office.