The Latest Real Estate Tips + Trends
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Negotiating After a Home Inspection: How to Get the Best Deal

February 22, 2021

If you’ve been looking to buy a new house, make sure you know these best practices to negotiate the best deal after the home inspection!

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Greater Dayton Area

Tips For Home Organizing This Spring From “The Minimalists”

February 12, 2021

How minimalism is going to de-clutter and de-stress your home

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Best 2021 Home Design Trends To Look Out For

January 22, 2021

How houseplants, wallpaper, and the Grandmillennial style can revamp your home and your year

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Ten Pizza Places that Everyone in Springboro Must Visit

November 8, 2020

Cause pizza is always a good idea!

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Spice Up Your Space This Fall With These Indoor Decorating Ideas!

October 8, 2020

7 Wonderful Decorating Trends to Try This Fall and Winter

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Best Perennials and Bulbs to Plant In the Fall

September 7, 2020

Get A Head Start On Next Year’s Garden With These Gorgeous Plants

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10 Ways to Make the Most of Your Outdoor Space

August 26, 2020

A Guide to Getting More From Your Balcony, Porch, or Yard!

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Kids Toys: When and How to Disinfect Them

August 17, 2020

Everyone knows kids can never keep themselves clean, so it’s up to their caregivers to clean their toys for them

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Greater Columbus Area

Millennials Heading to the Suburbs

August 7, 2020

A real estate trend you don’t want to miss

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Houseplants 101: How to Make Your Home an Oasis of Greenery

June 26, 2020

Houseplants are a beautiful way to liven up your space and add a bit of responsibility into your life. If you want to become a plant parent but don’t know where to start, here’s your guide to choosing and caring for houseplants.

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11 Beautiful Ohio-Native Plants Every Gardener Needs

May 27, 2020

The Reasons Why Native Ohio Perennials Are Becoming the Most Popular Garden Addition--And Their Surprising Uses!

11 Beautiful Ohio-Native Plants Every Gardener Needs
May 27, 2020

The Reasons Why Native Ohio Perennials Are Becoming the Most Popular Garden Addition--And Their Surprising Uses!

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Houseplants 101: How to Make Your Home an Oasis of Greenery

June 26, 2020

Houseplants are a beautiful way to liven up your space and add a bit of responsibility into your life. If you want to become a plant parent but don’t know where to start, here’s your guide to choosing and caring for houseplants.

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11 Beautiful Ohio-Native Plants Every Gardener Needs

May 27, 2020

The Reasons Why Native Ohio Perennials Are Becoming the Most Popular Garden Addition--And Their Surprising Uses!

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Get in the (Growing) Zone: When to Plant What in Ohio

May 25, 2020

If you’re curious about when to plant tomatoes, flowers, and other garden favorites in Ohio, keep reading!

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Aspiring Homeowners, Is Now the Time to Buy?

May 13, 2020

According to the 2019 profile of home buyers and sellers, now is as good a time as any to invest in owning a home

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Post-Pandemic: What Will be Our New Normal?

April 30, 2020

Once the COVID-19 pandemic subsides, will we ever return to “normal?”

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Our Favorite COVID-19 Quarantine Memes

April 29, 2020

These memes are sure to keep your spirits up and maybe even bring a laugh or two during social distancing and quarantine!

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How to Buy or Sell as House During COVID-19 with a Safe Distance Real Estate Plan

April 20, 2020

Trying to buy or sell a home during the coronavirus? Here’s how to do so safely, without even leaving your house.

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Positive COVID-19 News Amid the Chaos

April 2, 2020

Although we are in a global pandemic and among the negative news in the media, there is some positive news to keep your spirits up.

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In the Process of Selling Your Home? Here’s How You Can Host a Virtual Tour for Prospective Buyers

April 1, 2020

Thanks to Advances in Technology, Homeowners Can Now Give Guests High-Quality Virtual House Tours

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Self-Quarantining in Ohio? Here Are Some Things to Consider

March 30, 2020

Tips to help families work from home, stay safe, and get through the COVID-19 Pandemic

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DIY Games for the Whole Family

March 27, 2020

Stuck inside, bored, or in need of a pick me up? Read on for easy and fun games you can make at home that will delight the whole family!

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How to Set Up Your Home for Self-Quarantine

March 26, 2020

Keep your loved ones safe by staying inside

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Tap Into These 15 Apps to Boost Your Productivity at Home

March 24, 2020

Work more efficiently in your home office with these helpful apps. With many businesses forced to halt traditional work hours in offices due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Top Productivity Tips and Tricks to Help You Work from Home

March 23, 2020

Stay on track with your work by staying organized and healthy at home

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NBC4 WCMH-TV: Columbus ranks fifth in the world for quality of life

February 17, 2020

How Columbus got to the top 5, why it’ll stay there, and maybe even one day make #1

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Looking for the Best Netflix Shows for All Things House Related?

January 1, 2020

New Year, New Home Improvement Projects. Check Out These Shows on Netflix for Inspiration -- or Just a Fun Way to Spend a Day!

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Cozy Up with the Best Renovation + Home Design Shows on Netflix This Winter

December 23, 2019

Get some home design ideas while you wait out the cold weather!

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8 Showtime Shows to Cozy Up and Watch at Home This Winter

December 9, 2019

New Premieres, Old Favorites, Limited Series - No Matter What You're Looking For Showtime Has Something For You

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How To Make Your Home Feel Cozier During Winter

November 22, 2019

Easy And Affordable Ways To Cozy Up Your Crib For Cold Ohio Winters

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Top 5 Podcasts for Realtors

November 6, 2019

Real, Usable Advice and Fun, Fresh Entertainment for Real Estate Agents

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5 Podcasts that Homeowners Need to Listen to ASAP

November 4, 2019

First-time Homeowner, Self-declared Home Improvement Expert, In Search of a Home to Buy, or Looking to Finance your home - This List has Something for Everyone

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The Strange Backstory of Trick or Treating + Etiquette for the Whole Family

October 28, 2019

These Tips Will Help Keep Parents, Kids, and Neighbors Happy on Trick-or-Treat Night

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The Value of a REALTOR® Throughout the Home Buying Process

October 25, 2019

Hiring a REALTOR® is Like Having an Expert Adviser with You Throughout the Home Buying Process

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What are the Top Autumn Decor Trends of 2019?

October 18, 2019

Make sure to incorporate these trends sure to make your house cozy this fall!

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How to Incorporate Textures Into the Home

October 2, 2019

5 Easy Ways to Create a Visually Interesting Space

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Super Easy Ideas for Unpacking and Organizing Your New Home

September 4, 2019

The hard part is over, now it’s time to set up your new home!

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Amazing Design Ideas Inspired by HGTV’s Fantasy Kitchen

August 21, 2019

Check out these amazing kitchen ideas that are sure to spruce up your space!

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Creating the Optimal Homework HQ for Your Child’s Bedroom

August 14, 2019

Your child will thank you for how productive they'll be in their new study space

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Camping Cooking Tips That Every Outdoor Enthusiast In Ohio Should Know

August 7, 2019

Gather ‘round the fire and whip up some tasty camping cuisine with these tips

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Having the Help of a REALTOR® Makes All the Difference When Selling Your Home

July 24, 2019

Trust the expertise of a REALTOR® when the time comes to sell

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Unique Succulents and How to Use Them In Your Home

July 24, 2019

A How-To Guide on How to Plant, Grow, and Care for Succulents

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Keep Mosquitoes From Spoiling Your Outdoor Fun...In Style!

July 22, 2019

Use these easy tips to keep the fun going outside all summer long

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Figuring Out Which Home Is "The One"

July 15, 2019

Are you on the hunt for your forever home? Whether you’re just beginning or in the final stages of narrowing down your options, read on for our best tips on how to tell if a home is the perfect fit for you.

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The Crucial Dos and Don’ts of Choosing New Exterior Paint Colors for Your Home

July 8, 2019

Easy 3-Part Guide to Make the Exterior Designing Process Simple

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10 Jaw-Dropping Bathroom Trends of 2019

July 5, 2019

Gorgeous bathroom trends that’ll have you ready to redo your entire bathroom

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Ultimate Guide to Cooling Systems and How to Keep Cool as Summer Approaches

May 6, 2019

Here’s everything you need to know about how your cooling system works, how to keep it running smoothly, and things you can do to keep your house cool

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HER, REALTORS® Named #1 Selling Real Estate Company in Ohio

May 3, 2019

Real Estate Flourishes In Ohio With A Balanced Marketplace in 2019

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Buying a Historic Home? Consider These Pros and Cons Before You Buy

April 20, 2019

A historic home offers charm and potential issues to consider

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How to Tidy Your Home Marie Kondo Style This Spring

April 8, 2019

Implement her 5 Steps for a refreshing Spring cleaning

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Top 8 Ways to Spruce Up Your Decor for Spring

April 1, 2019

Spring is the best time to give your decor a much-needed makeover!

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9 Home Maintenance Projects Every Homeowner Should Do This Spring

March 25, 2019

Spring is the best time of year to clean up after winter and prepare your home for summer

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How Millennial Demand is Transforming Real Estate

March 22, 2019

Millennials are approaching home buying in different ways than generations before

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A Guide to Retirement Communities and Other Senior Living Options in Cincinnati

February 19, 2019

Thinking of retiring soon? If Cincinnati isn’t on your list of possible destinations, you should definitely add it.

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Sale and Leaseback - Is It Right for You?

February 10, 2019

Everything You Need to Know About the Sale and Leaseback Process

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Stay on Target With Your New Year's Resolutions

January 29, 2019

Do you need help sticking to your New Years Resolutions? Use these helpful tips and be well on your way to achieving your goals!

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12 Tips for Surviving the Ohio Winter for Homeowners

January 18, 2019

Every Ohio Homeowner Needs These Simple Steps on Their To-Do List Before the Blizzard Hits to Make the Harsh Winter Easier

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Who Wants to be a Realtor?

December 25, 2018

Do you want to be a Realtor? Read on to see some of the job’s benefits and to learn what skills you already have that can help you along the way…

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Easy Ways to Spice Up Your Home When You’re Ready to Sell

December 20, 2018

Give your house even more appeal with simple and quick tips.

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7 Reasons to Buy a Home During the Holidays

December 10, 2018

While buying a new home and moving during the holidays may seem daunting, there are plenty of reasons why it’s a great time to buy a new home, making it worth any hassle it may cause!

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Should You Sell Your Home During the Holiday Season?

December 9, 2018

Before you begin the task of attempting to sell your homes during the holiday season it’s important to weigh the pros and cons of doing so.

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Top 10 Interior Design Trends You Need to Be a Part Of

November 6, 2018

We’re here to tell you what’s hot and what’s not

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24 Home Items You Need to Entertain Your Guests this Fall

October 17, 2018

As the weather cools down, heat your parties up with these home essentials.

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The Top 5 Qualities of a Successful Real Estate Agent

October 11, 2018

This is what it takes to be a real estate agent.

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How to Get Your Home Cozy for Fall

October 4, 2018

Use these smart tips to keep your house in shape and you warm this fall and winter.

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Local Realtors vs. Home Search Sites

October 1, 2018

Why The Big Real Estate Search Engines You’re Used To Won’t Help You Find Your Forever Home in Ohio

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3 Ways To Spruce Up For An Open House

September 13, 2018

Every home looks better with a bit of a touch-up, and these tips will ensure that potential buyers see the best of what your house has to offer

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Visual Selling: Tips for Making Your House Look as Beautiful as Possible

September 5, 2018

A good Realtor should be your right-hand-(wo)man!

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Finding Flooring: How to Do Hardwood Flooring on a Budget

August 27, 2018

Saving money on flooring, installation, and maintenance.

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7 Brilliant Gardening Hacks for Lazy People

August 22, 2018

Who has time for pulling weeds?

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4 Reasons You Would Enjoy Being A Real Estate Agent

August 20, 2018

If you think you need some convincing when it comes to being sold on a job in homes and apartments, maybe consider some of the reasons this could actually be fulfilling

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6 Tips for Having the Best Staycation Ever

August 8, 2018

Staying at home can be a luxury you’ll savor

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How to Make Space For a New Pet At Home

July 30, 2018

Tips for welcoming your new friend

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10 Plants That Will Save Your Home & Garden From Bugs

July 27, 2018

I hate to break it to you, but Ohio has bugs too.

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5 Crucial Elements You Need to See In A Home-Buying Guide

July 23, 2018

There are literally dozens of home-buying guides out there, but they’re not all created equal. When you’re overwhelmed with all the info, we’ll tell you what’s really important.

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3 Tips for Choosing the Right Realtor

July 20, 2018

A good Realtor should be your right-hand-(wo)man!

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Join the Team - Consider a Career in Real Estate

July 16, 2018

Millennials are cut out for careers in real estate brokerage.

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6 Easy Recipes That'll Impress Your Friends at the 4th of July Cookout

June 28, 2018

Sure, 4th of July is a celebration of American independence, but it’s also potluck party time.

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These Flowers Will Do Best In Your Garden In The Great State Of Ohio

June 18, 2018

We described a list of wild and elegant flowers that will thrive in your garden, and where to locally shop for all gardening essentials.

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Realtor Care Day is Beautifying a Neighborhood Near You Soon

June 4, 2018

The 14th Annual Realtor Care Day on June 6th, 2018 is co-chaired this year by Ben Hemmert of HER, Realtors®. Join other volunteers during National Homeowner Month for a day of community service and neighborhood improvement.

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Buying a House Made Easy With These Simple Tips

May 29, 2018

Get a smooth experience buying a home with these simple tips!

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Spring has sprung: Quick Tips for Buying a House this Season

May 28, 2018

Try to get a jumpstart on the year’s busiest buying period with these quick tips!

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Red Flags to Avoid When Selling Your Home

April 3, 2018

Be aware of these warning signs that might turn potential buyers away

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5 Helpful Tips to Find You a Dream Home

March 28, 2018

It's part of the American dream to find the best house, so let us help you by giving you some things to keep in mind.

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Fun DIY Ideas for Newlyweds

March 9, 2018

Moving into a fresh house after getting married can be super exciting. We’re here to help kick off that chapter of your new life with some fresh ways to make that house your home.

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Central Ohio Housing Inventory Hits All-Time-Low

March 8, 2018

With central Ohio homes at the highest demand, it only makes sense that their real estate inventory has hit its lowest low.

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We're Predicting the Future: Real Estate Trends 2018

February 23, 2018

A new year means a new beginning for 2018’s real estate trend.

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How Does the New Tax Law Affect Real Estate Professionals?

February 16, 2018

Major Provisions Affecting Real Estate Professionals (Final Part of the Saga)

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Getting Real About Commercial Real Estate Tax Laws

February 13, 2018

Major Provisions Affecting Commercial Real Estate (Part 2 of the Saga)

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Keeping Your Home Winter Protected

February 7, 2018

Living in the north has its quirks, like experiencing winter. Winter weather can be tough on your wallet but we’re here to help make this season as painless (and cheap) as possible.

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Understand How The New Tax Law Impacts Your Real Estate

January 29, 2018

Major Provisions Affecting Current and Prospective Homeowners (Part 1 of the Saga)

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Real Estate Agents: The Good & The Bad

January 19, 2018

Making sure that you have a hard working, professional, and trustworthy real estate agent is crucial to the home-buying and selling experience.

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10 Ways Barn Doors Can Make Your New Home Country Chic

January 8, 2018

Even Northern Homes Can Have a Little Southern Charm

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A Minimalist Christmas

December 19, 2017

With the grandeur of Christmas decorations assaulting you at every store you walk into, it’s hardly surprising if you want to take a step back from it all.

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Upside-Down Christmas Trees: Quirky Fad or Sacrilegious Sentiment?

December 18, 2017

Have you heard of this new trend in Christmas tree display? What do you think?

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How to Decorate for the Holidays Safely

December 12, 2017

Beautify the house without costing an arm and a leg

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6 Steps to Become a Real Estate Agent

December 11, 2017

Do you have what it takes to be a real estate agent and do it successfully?

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Moving with Pets

December 8, 2017

Moving can be stressful for anyone, but it’s just as stressful for our furry buddies too.

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10 Tips to Help You with Your Parents’ Move

December 4, 2017

Your parents’ home holds many memories, and clearing it out can be overwhelming. This list will help you focus your efforts as you move through the process.

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The Holiday Season Can Be The Most Profitable Time To Sell Your Home

November 28, 2017

Sell your home during the holidays.

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Tips for a Successful Open House

November 15, 2017

When you’re showing your home to potential buyers, you want them to feel welcomed. There are simple things you can do to make your home desirable to buyers. Here are some tricks for making sure your open house goes well.

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When is a Bedroom Really a Bedroom?

November 9, 2017

Surprisingly, it’s not just a bed that makes the room.

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Don't Let Your Credit Score Negatively Affect Your Housing Search

November 4, 2017

Master your credit card dilemmas with these tips!

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5 Ways to Get Money for a Down Payment

October 30, 2017

It stands between you and your home, so how do you make the most of it?

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To Buy or Not to Buy

October 27, 2017

Should you buy now or wait a year?

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Here’s Who You Need On Your Home Buying Team

October 24, 2017

The Five People To Call When Dealing With A Fixer Upper.

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3 Reasons to Go Solar, Even If You’re Selling

October 21, 2017

If you’re on the fence about investing in solar panels for your home, read on.

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Don’t Leave Your Home Without Bringing These 9 Things to a Open House

October 14, 2017

Get the most out of your rental experience.

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6 Tax Breaks for New Homeowners

October 10, 2017

Save as much money as possible on your tax returns this year

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