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Why Cincinnati?

filed under: Informational posted on December 14th, 2018

Cincinnati Real Estate

Reasons Why You Should Live in Cincinnati. Choosing a place to live in is a hard task. You need to take into consideration a lot of things such as your personal and professional life. Other than yourself, you also need to think of your family. Every family and persons have different needs and lifestyles. So, finding a place to live in is a very personal decision. One area that comes to mind when thinking of great places to live in is...

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Sales Pace for Higher Priced Homes in Greater Cincinnati

filed under: Real Estate posted on December 12th, 2018

Cincinnati Real Estate

Are higher priced homes selling in Greater Cincinnati? Perception may not be a reality when it comes to Cincinnati real estate.  There's a vague feeling that homes priced $400,000 and up are not selling. According to the Multiple Listing Service of Greater Cincinnati, 1940 single family homes priced $400,000 and up sold during the first 11 months of 2017.  Compare this to 2076 homes sold during the same period of 2018.  The higher end average sale price for 2017 was $593,141 versus $602,773...

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How Ironic

filed under: Real Estate posted on December 10th, 2018

Cincinnati Real Estate

How ironic so many homeowners update their house just prior to selling! People live in their homes for years and then spend a fortune before sticking the "for sale" sign in the yard. It's not unusual to get a call from a client ready to sell.  Then they want 2-6 months to get the property ready.  Getting the house ready sometimes includes new kitchens, bathrooms and more. Spending $5,000 to $40,000 (and more) just before selling seems ridiculous.  Especially when there's no guarantee...

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Foodbanks Serving Greater Cincinnati

filed under: Informational posted on December 7th, 2018

Cincinnati Real Estate

The holiday season is a great time to remember it's time to donate to the foodbanks serving greater Cincinnati! However, not everybody is benefitting. Anybody shopping for groceries can't miss the ever-increasing prices for milk, eggs, bread, and other foods. According to the latest numbers, kids and families in the suburbs are experiencing the same issues traditionally found in inner-city areas. Local food pantries are scrambling to keep up with demand and need donations of non-perishable food, money and/or volunteer time.  Most of...

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Selling Your Home During the Holidays

filed under: Informational posted on December 5th, 2018

Cincinnati Real Estate

Your condo or home is for sale  during this holiday season, here are some tips and things to consider when decorating for the holidays: Less is Best Over the years most people accumulate a variety of Christmas/holiday decorations- but if you're selling your Cincinnati home don't feel obligated to display everything.  Simple decorations both inside and outside are the best way to go.  The giant inflatable Santa on the front porch obstructing the view of the house followed by wall-to-wall decorations inside...

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