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July 6, 2011

What is a “Sudden Death” Contingency in Greater Cincinnati Real Estate?

Buying and selling real estate reminds me of working on a puzzle- trying to get every piece in the right place at the right time in order to complete the project. Contracts are vital piece of the real estate puzzle […]
March 11, 2011

Everything You Wanted to Know About VA and FHA Mortgages

  Well almost everything. Since more home buyers are struggling tofind home loans in Cincinnati many are opting for  FHA and VA loans and here a few key points to remember: FHA Termite inspection not required unless appraiser requires it Mortgage Insurance […]
March 2, 2011

Cincinnatians Ask “Remodel or Move”?

The Home and Garden Show is currently running in Cincinnati at the Duke Energy Convention Center.  And events like the Home and Garden Show and Homarama often prompts a lot of home owners to ask questions about should they redo this or […]
January 28, 2011

3 Reason Why Buyers Need a Professional Home Inspection

There’s lots of  houses and condos available within the greater Cincinnati real estate market.  And as buyer’s try to bargain for the best deal, some of them are making a costly mistake by saving money and either skipping the home […]
January 24, 2011

Mall Walking in Greater Cincinnati

It’s snowing again and Cincinnatians are tired of snow, cold and just being stuck inside. Fortunately for most of us there are indoor shopping malls spread throughout the metropolitan area offering walkers a place to stretch their legs.  Probably the […]
November 19, 2010

Where are the Seven Hills in Cincinnati?

I never thought a question on the chalkboard at First Watch in Springdale  would lead to so many anwers. And after listening to everybody’s answers- it’s clear that none of us should try out for a spot on  the TV show “Are You […]
June 29, 2009

How to Value Real Estate

(part 1 0f 2)   Are there 3 different ways to value real estate? When I started in the business (20+ years ago) there was a funny comic depicting how the seller, buyer and appraiser looked at properties. How the seller valued the […]
June 9, 2009

What Do You Know About Abestos?

                       Asbestos Tips and Prevention for Cincinnati Homeowners Located in the mid-Western part of the United States, Ohio is regarded as the “Buckeye State” for the high amount of Buckeye trees in the state. Home too many professional and college […]
December 2, 2008

Are You Infected with First Time Home Buying Jitters?

  You seen the symptoms!  Confusion, lists of requirements, constant cell phone calls to get opinions and a reluctance to commit to anything.  You’ve seen them driving up and down the street gazing at your real estate.  Fortunatley (or unfortunately) – […]