National Association of Realtors

October 16, 2017
Cincinnati real estate inventory

A Tale of Two Real Estate Markets

Six months ago, Keeping Current Matters reported that the mismatch between the type of inventory of homes for sale and the demand of buyers in the US was causing the formation of two markets. In the starter and trade-up home categories, […]
September 27, 2017
Internet Photos in Cincinnati

Say Cheese

Say Cheese!  In today’s fast real estate market bad pictures can affect the sale of your property. Curb appeal, decluttering, new paint and carpet won’t work if potential buyers skip property because of lousy pictures. According to NAR (National Association of […]
August 18, 2017
keeping current matters

Good and Bad Real Estate News for Cincinnati

Good and bad news for news for Cincinnati real estate. The good news is a relatively low cost of living. And the bad news is slightly lower prices on real estate compared to some other areas in the country. The […]
July 10, 2017
shopping for a home

9 Basic Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

Buying a home can be like riding a roller coaster blindfolded and not using restraining belts.  This is especially true for first-time home buyers about to make the biggest financial decision of their lives. 9 basic tips for first-time home […]
June 23, 2016

Home Sales Update

The official greater Cincinnati home sales update for May were just released. According the Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors home sales were up 9.7% compared to a year ago.  And up 9.6% year-t0-date compared to the first 5 months of […]
January 27, 2016

Are There Cash Buyers for Homes in Greater Cincinnati?

There are cash buyers for homes in greater Cincinnati! According to the Multiple Listing Service of Greater Cincinnati during 2015, 24,275 single family homes and/or condos were sold and closed.  That equates to 24% of the deals or 5,930 closings where […]
May 12, 2014

House Cleaning After the Sale – What’s Required?

Nearly 4.6 million homes have been sold each month so far this year, the National Association of Realtors reports. If you’ve just sold your house, then you’ll need to clean it up for the buyer to take possession. But how […]
April 29, 2014

How Fast are Homes Selling in Greater Cincinnati?

The discussion about the local real estate market in greater Cincinnati never ends. Is it good? Is it bad? Is it getting better? And the answer to all the questions is yes. Some areas are selling, some aren’t and yes […]
February 10, 2014
Are You Buying a House

Are You Buying It? Things To Consider Before Purchasing A Home

If you’re a millennial who is contemplating buying your first home, you may be wondering how you compare to your peers in regards to home ownership. In 2011, the median age for a first-time purchaser was 31, according to the […]