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No Geese, No Goats

filed under: Informational posted on June 22nd, 2016

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No geese, no goats, no pay -no stay is the simplest way to explain multi-page fine print mortgage documents to today's real estate buyer. But chickens may be ok! Every buyer today who is financing the purchase of a new home or condo signs multiple pages at the closing covering everything from the actual loan to the pages that comprise the actual "mortgage instrument".  And honestly, very few borrowers ever take time to read through every document.  The good news is that the...

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Protect Your Hot Dogs

filed under: Informational posted on June 13th, 2016

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It's sizzling hot in greater Cincinnati so take a few minutes to protect your "hot dogs" and other pets from the heat. Pet needs can be forgotten as we get into the swing of summer with no school and weather that is both hot and sticky.  Just a few quick reminders with some resource links. Never,never, newer ever leave your dog in a hot car.   Watch for signs of heatstroke. Make sure your dog has unlimited access to fresh water...

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Cincinnati’s Old Streetcars

filed under: Informational posted on June 1st, 2016

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Many of us don't remember Cincinnati's old streetcars. The streetcar (above) shown turning onto 5th street was taken in the 1940.'s   Look closely at the left hand side of the picture -when the Tyler Davidson Fountain was once located close to the corner. There was a time that Cincinnati relied heavily on streetcars to get around and while there has been some fuss over the new system - in the long run having a comfortable way to navigate around downtown to Findlay Market (and...

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Obtaining a Mortgage 101

filed under: Informational posted on May 5th, 2016

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Obtaining a mortgage 101 is all about getting a mortgage and all the things you need to know to help make the process easier. First you'll most likely need a mortgage in order to buy a home.  In today's world, before you even start looking at houses, you need to know if you can qualify for a mortgage.  A lot of information and advice is available online but unless you know the ins and outs of mortgage underwriting and all the...

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Weathering Cincinnati Storms

filed under: Informational posted on April 28th, 2016

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Weathering Cincinnati's storms can be tricky at times. And this year the torrential rains, high winds and generally crazy weather pattern seems to be doing its best to disrupt rush hour driving and house hunting after dinner. The summer thunderstorms with heavy rain and tornado risk can make driving hazardous. Navigating the elements takes great caution and preparedness, no matter if you’re pulling out of a lot with a new car or driving home after work. There are some basic equipment and techniques...

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