Real Estate

Consumer-friendly resource with information about buying or selling a home in greater Cincinnati, Oh area including West Chester, Liberty Township, Monroe, Lebanon, Fairfield and Mason.

February 1, 2019
LendingTree

Cincinnati Ranked High for First-Time Homebuyers

First-time homebuyers in Cincinnati are lucky! According to LendingTree, we rank #4 on the first-time homebuyer friendly index.  The factors LendingTree took into consideration were: Average down payment amount Average down payment % Share of buyers using FHA mortgage Average FHA […]
January 30, 2019
Winterizing in Cincinnati

There’s Still Time to Winterize

Articles about winterizing are usually published in the fall. But with so many years of mild winter weather, we’ve gotten lazy.  I’ve seen the ugly results when pipes freeze and then burst.  Or pipes crack causing slow leakage over time.  It […]
January 22, 2019
Moves in USA

Where Are People Moving?

Where are people moving and why it’s important! Kicking off 2019, North American Van Lines has released their 2018 Migration Report, which covers the state-to-state relocation of millions of Americans over each of the past seven years.  According to North American […]
January 18, 2019
2019 government shutdown

Government Shutdown Impact on Real Estate

The National Association of Realtors recently polled their members to determine the impact of the recent government shutdown. The information from the report was shared in the form of an infographic: Bottom line – different segments of the buying and selling process […]
January 14, 2019
2018 Cincinnati real estate by county

2018 Home Sales for Greater Cincinnati

2018 home sales update for greater Cincinnati. The number of homes for sale continues to decline.  After a few good listing months in late summer/early fall of 2018 Cincinnati has fewer homes for sale than last year at this time.  Comparing […]
January 4, 2019
Wednesday 24 hr market watch

24 Hours in the Cincinnati Housing Market

Oh, what a difference a day makes in Cincinnati real estate.  24 hours in the Cincinnati housing market shows how much conditions can change. Compare the Wednesday morning 24-hour market snapshot below: to Thursday’s morning stats: Listings and pending sales increased […]
January 2, 2019

2019 Housing Market Predictions

Keeping Current Matters New Year’s housing predictions. A look at the 2019 housing market. Some Highlights: ­Interest rates are projected to increase steadily throughout 2019, but buyers will still be able to lock in a rate lower than their parents […]
December 28, 2018
the best 8 packing tips

8 Must Know Packing Tips For Your Home

The best 8 must know packing tips for moving your home. Are you planning to move to a new home? You have built or rented a new home, bought boxes and tapes, and rented a truck, the only thing remaining […]
December 26, 2018

Why Houses Don’t Sell in a Strong Market

Why Houses DO NOT Sell in a Strong Market Keeping Current Matters explains the facts. As we approach the end of the year, many homeowners find themselves asking the question, “If we’re currently in a strong real estate market, why won’t my […]