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Ohio Home Sales

January 2020 The Ohio housing marketplace sales have risen from last year. Sales for January 2019 were 7,878 sales and have increased to 8,692, a growth of 10.3%. There has also been an increase i…

Open House!

1219 OH-307, Jefferson, OH 44047 Join Sarah Glasky next Saturday to tour this beautiful home! The open house will be March 7, 2020, from 12 pm-2 pm   Sarah's Remarks about this home:…

January Existing Home Sales 2020

The National Association of Realtors® reported that existing-home sales have decreased by 1.3%  in January 2020. Although there has been a decrease, sales are still up 9.6% from last year from 4.98…

Start Smart - The First-Time Homebuyers Act

How would you like tax-deductible savings accounts exclusively used for buying your first home? The First-Time Homebuyers Act (FHSA) would provide this for you if the bill is approved. These accounts…

Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act

On January 1, 2020, the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019 was put into effect. As a result, this act will impact VA loan limits and VA loan funding fees. Mortgage and homebuying journalist…

Things You Shouldn't Do When Buying a Home

The last thing in the world you would ever want is to spend a bunch of time searching for a home, finding that perfect place and then not being approved for your mortgage. There are also many common m…

Should I Rent or Buy a Home?

Choosing whether to rent or own a home is not an easy decision. It requires you to carefully examine the factors and costs associated with each option. Which is better? That depends. Your unique ec…

7 Home Reno's That Will Increase Your Resale Value Big Time

You want to make the most money possible when it comes time to sell your home. The way to do that is by improving and updating the things in your home that buyers look for the most. We compiled thi…

The Future Of Real Estate Commissions

When it comes to real estate, it’s all about location. But when it comes to staging a home to sell the highest possible price, the importance of location applies to more than just the street. The…