Real Estate Tips and Trends

March 27, 2015
Honey Do List

A Homeowner’s Checklist for Year-Round Maintenance

Home maintenance doesn’t begin and end with spring cleaning. Regular upkeep is required 24/7-365. Keeping your home in like-new condition throughout all of the seasons will prevent potentially hefty renovation costs in the future. Use this helpful guide to keep […]
March 12, 2015
Before you paint in Cincinnati

Before You Paint Your Home…

Whether you have found your dream home and plan to stay in it forever, or are planning to sell soon, a new paint job will have it looking and feeling fresher without breaking the bank. If you plan to sell […]
February 25, 2015
knob and tube

Knob-and-Tube Wiring

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 […]
February 23, 2015
Fixing Air Leaks

New Home? Stop Air Leaks Now and Save Big Bucks

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 […]
February 9, 2015
House to home

Make A House Feel Like Your Home

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 […]
February 3, 2015
Cincinnati Indoor Tennis

Find an Indoor Tennis Court in Your Cincinnati Neighborhood

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 […]
January 15, 2015
Midwest America

What’s the Problem with the Midwest

Whether it be due to weather, lack of high paying jobs, expensive housing, or lack of opportunity, people are moving from the Midwest and migrating, generally to the West. Some of the numbers are absolutely staggering: For instance, Chicago has […]
January 5, 2015
carbon monoxide posioning

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning in Greater Cincinnati

The temperatures in the greater Cincinnati are diving into single digits this week ushering in freezing weather and increased possibilties for Carbon Monoxide poisoning. Carbon monoxide is a colorless and odorless gas and you may not even be aware there […]
December 22, 2014
Cincinnati Outdooors

The Best Neighborhoods in Cincinnati for Outdoorsy People

Ohio is full of beautiful outdoor areas for hunting and fishing, including state parks with lakes, trails, and archery ranges. Hunters, trappers, and fishermen come from all over the state and from out-of-state for the chance to bring home white-tail […]