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Cincinnati Homearama 2014 is Under Construction

filed under: For Buyers posted on April 7th, 2014

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What a difference a year makes in the greater Cincinnati real estate market. Last year's Homearama struggled to showcase 6 homes priced slightly lower than previous years.  This year's show which runs from July 12-July 27 @ Carriage Hill in Liberty Township is already going full speed ahead.  According to publicity the homes will range in square footage from 5,000 square feet to 12,000 square feet....and  range in price from $1,000,000 to $2,300,000. Looking for your "perfect home" start your search here...

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Owning a Home Ain’t Cheap!

filed under: For Buyers posted on March 31st, 2014

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A couple of years ago I wrote about the cost of home ownership and today I continue to witness buyers stressed out because they under estimated the cost of owning a home or condo.  So maybe it's time for a quick reprint of an article from April, 2012. Sometimes owning a home can be a lot like owning a car. You take care of routine maintenance, keep it clean and maybe even update the interiors and/or exteriors and everything is humming along....then...

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Ohio First Time Homebuyer Program in 2014

filed under: For Buyers posted on March 14th, 2014

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The Ohio Housing Finance Agency ( OHFA ) First Time Homebuyer Program serving the greater Cincinnati area continue to offer competitive interest rates and programs. The following fees may apply to your OHFA loan: .50% origination fee $200 funding fee $85 tax service fee And each county has income and purchase limits.  Click on the county of your choice -  Butler, Clermont, Hamilton and Warren.  Make sure you are a qualified buyer and purchasing a qualified property within the acreage limitation. Note: The federal recapture tax provision...

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Are You Buying It? Things To Consider Before Purchasing A Home

filed under: For Buyers posted on February 10th, 2014

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If you're a millennial who is contemplating buying your first home, you may be wondering how you compare to your peers in regards to home ownership. In 2011, the median age for a first-time purchaser was 31, according to the National Association of Realtors' Survey of Home Buyers and Sellers, and their median income was just under $62,000 annually. Figures like those may be of great value in deciding whether it’s truly affordable for you to buy a house. The Basics It comes...

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How’s the School District?

filed under: For Buyers posted on January 14th, 2014

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Many home buyers in the greater Cincinnati real estate market ask "How's the school district"? My answer is always the same- I don't know however I can provide you with phone numbers for the school districts in our area and you are welcome to contact them directly to discuss your needs and concerns.  It not the answer most buyers want to hear-but it's the only way to answer the question.  Any opinion I'd have on a school district is based on...

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