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Knob-and-Tube Wiring

filed under: Informational posted on February 25th, 2015

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Many homes in and around greater Cincinnati have knob-and-tube wiring.  Buyers usually check the property off their list as soon as they see the electric box....but knowledge provides buying power. Kim Hunter, Loan Officer (Extraordinaire) is always passing along great information and the article below, compliments of Coldwell Banker Home Loans, provides a detailed information about knob-and tube wiring. In a past column, we discussed the benefits and challenges of buying "fixer uppers." When you are walking clients through an older house,...

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New Home? Stop Air Leaks Now and Save Big Bucks

filed under: Informational posted on February 23rd, 2015

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Recently moved into a new home and feeling breezes from windows and doors during the cold spell? Stop leaks now and save big bucks! Cold climates give homeowners two choices: seal now or pay later. Compiled by the U.S. Department of Energy, the "Retrofit Techniques and Technologies: Air Sealing" guide shares that residents pay an estimated average of 10-20 percent more on energy than necessary. And while proper insulation is important for overall comfort, it does not seal air. Air...

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Make A House Feel Like Your Home

filed under: Informational posted on February 9th, 2015

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Sometimes it can be difficult to design or decorate an existing space because you only see what is already there. Plus, taking on a home renovation can be pricey. Fortunately, there are simple ways to transform a house into your home without breaking the bank or taking up all your free time. Small Spaces and Storage Solutions If you don’t have a lot of space to work with, it can be a challenge to fit all of your possessions without making it...

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Find an Indoor Tennis Court in Your Cincinnati Neighborhood

filed under: Informational posted on February 3rd, 2015

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Each summer, Cincinnati tennis fans get fired up when one of the largest professional tournaments in the nation comes to their city. But during the winter months in the Ohio River Valley, it gets a bit too chilly for even the biggest fanatics of the sport to play at one of the area’s many outdoor tennis facilities. If you’re a tennis player in greater Cincinnati, here’s what to know about the indoor tennis courts in your neighborhood, so that you...

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It’s Ground Hog Day!

filed under: Informational posted on February 2nd, 2015

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It's groundhog day-what will Puxsutawney Phil tell Cincinnati about the end of winter? According to the official groundhog site if Phil fails to see his shadow-winter will soon end. On the other hand, if it's sunny and he sees his shadow- we should expect another 6 weeks of winter weather. Shadow or no shadow- so far our winter has been fairly mild in comparison to states east and west greater Cincinnati. Stay warm and remember it's a "hot real estate market" right now....

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