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“Pre-Approved” for a Mortgage Beats Just “Pre-Qualified”!

filed under: For Buyers posted on June 9th, 2014

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Getting a mortgage approved in today's real estate market is similar to running an obstacle course....blindfolded. That’s why potential home buyers need to chart out a path that leads to a successful purchase negotiation and closing.  Many of the properties hitting the market in greater Cincinnati are sold within a week or so and unprepared buyers are running into numerous obstacles that need to be jumped before they even began actually looking at homes or condos to buy. Take the time to...

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Do You Really Want to Buy a Condo?

filed under: For Buyers posted on May 5th, 2014

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Condo living appeals to all age levels, incomes and lifestyles throughout the greater Cincinnati real estate market. A home of your own with having to worry about cleaning gutters, cutting grass or anything else outside your front (and back) door. And according to the Multiple Listing Service of Greater Cincinnati buyers have approximately 1282 condos to view ranging in price from $2000. all the way to $3,300,000. And also according to the MLS, the condo listings are available in just about every...

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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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