housing

March 22, 2018

Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors Market Report

The real estate Market Report issued by CABR states “Cincinnati home sales continue to set records, up +3.87 % compared to February a year ago.” Highlights: The average home price climbed to $187,947 compared to $180,860 a year earlier, a +3.92 […]
January 24, 2018

Mortgage Rates Rising

Rising mortgage rates could mean fewer options for Cincinnati homebuyers this spring Compared to January 2017 greater Cincinnati has -14% fewer homes and condos listed for sale. Historically low mortgage rates are finally beginning to climb slowly.  The snow has […]
March 27, 2017

New Construction in Greater Cincinnati

New construction in Butler, Clermont, Hamilton and Warren Counties is helping to fuel real estate sales in greater Cincinnati. Of the 3428 single family homes for sale in the 4 county area, 610 are advertised as new construction in the Cincy […]
March 27, 2017

The Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors Report

The report issued by CABR states “February home sales were strong, but came up short, down – 3.76 % compared to February a year ago.” Highlights: The average home price climbed to $180,372 compared to $160,839 a year earlier, a […]
February 3, 2017
Real estate infographic

2017 Housing Market Expectations

The National Association of Realtors released an infographic projecting expectations for the 2017 national housing market.   According to NAR the sale of existing homes will only show small gains in 2017 because of rising interest rates and lack of consumer […]
January 23, 2017
Remodeling Magazine cover

Best Remodeling Projects for 2017 in Cincinnati

Lots of different projects reported in latest edition of Remodeling Magazine’s Cost  vs. Value Report. A quick look at the 2017 report for greater Cincinnati highlights what’s the most cost effective and what’s not in midrange price homes:  Manufactured Stone Veneer  Job […]
December 15, 2016
NAR inforgraphic on real estate

Housing Expectations for 2017

Housing expectations for 2017 just released by the National Association of Realtors. Some observations about the infographic:  Expect moderately rising mortgage rates Even modest rate increases will push some potential buyers out of the housing market Very low risk of […]
February 6, 2015
2015 Housing

Outlook for 2015 Housing Market

The National Association of Realtors released an infographic detailing the 2015 national housing market.  But real estate is local and greater Cincinnati is still suffering from a severe shortfall in the number of homes and condos for sale.  And while […]