Real Estate Tips and Trends

Information for buyers and sellers on new real estate tips and trends. 

June 12, 2019
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5 Home Upgrades to Make Before Selling

Home Upgrades to Make Before Selling No matter what your timeline is for selling your home-be it months down the line or in the weeks ahead-you’ll want to dedicate some time to make your home all that it can be […]
June 3, 2019

The Impact of Staging Your Home Has on Your Sale Price

Have ever wondered if staging impacts the sale of your home? Keeping Current Matters makes it very clear how staging impacts the bottom line of your real estate sale: The Impact Staging Your Home Has On Your Sale Price Some […]
May 28, 2019
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Preparing A Home To Move

Preparing a Home to Move If you’re like most Americans, moving is a daunting prospect. Even if you remove the process of home buying itself, the idea of packing up everything you own and sending it to an unfamiliar house […]
May 17, 2019
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4 Essential Cleaning Tips Every Pet Owner Should Know

4 Essential cleaning tips every pet owner should know Every pet owner knows that keeping your home clean and having pets can be a tricky combination. We’ve all visited those homes that have a nasty pet smell or pet hair […]
May 10, 2019
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Is Cincinnati Ready For iBuyers?

iBuyers isn’t a major player in the Cincinnati market…yet! i-buyers are companies like Opendoor, Offerpad, and Zillow are making direct offers to purchase properties.  So instead of staging your home and waiting for somebody to make an offer, sellers can […]
May 8, 2019

Targeting The Buyer

Realtors® and sellers need to know how to target marketing toward potential home buyers. According to  NAR  (National Association of Realtors), today’s real estate market is a generational thing. 86% of the Younger Millennials were first-time home buyers. 81% of […]
May 3, 2019
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Home Inspection Or Appraisal?

Buyers often ask “What is a Home Inspection versus what is an Appraisal?” Good question.  The answer is fairly straight forward. Understanding why you need both of these when buying a home will help move the transaction along. Home Inspection […]
April 22, 2019
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3 Great Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Home

3 Questions You Need To Ask Before Buying A Home If you are debating purchasing a home right now, you are probably getting a lot of advice. Though your friends and family have your best interests at heart, they may […]
April 10, 2019
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How to Weaponize Real Estate Listings

20 steps to weaponize your real estate listing Think about listing your home like a job interview.  You have a very short time to make a great impression.  If you don’t full advantage of the opportunity to impress you may […]