As a Cincinnati Real Estate Agent, I’ll be the first to admit,  I am a “do-it-yourselfer”.   I have been that way since I was born, it’s just a part of my personality.   I’m also a penny-pincher. Hey, I’m just being honest!   That I get from my father.   So have I always gone to a professional to get things done?  Heck...

by Brittany Watkins The older I get, the more I realize that life will only get more chaotic in the years to come.  But this summer may stand out more than others.  I am getting married the last week of July, when my job as a Cincinnati Real Estate Agent is at the peak of its season.   My fiancé and I...

As Baby Boomers are retiring, the Millennial Generation is stepping up. Right now we account for $1.3 trillion dollars in annual buying power in the US according to a study done by the Boston Consulting Group. The way that things were marketed to the Baby Boom generation doesn’t usually impress this extremely social media driven generation. Generation Y is changing...

There is a lot of transition happening in the world of Real Estate.  Zillow is buying Trulia and Move Inc (owner of the Realtor.com website) was recently purchased by Rupert Murdock and his News Corp organization.  There is a battle over which site will generate the largest share of visitors and Move Inc just landed a pretty big blow to...

If you are looking for a home, right now is the best time to let your Cincinnati Real Estate Agent, Brett Keppler assist you in finding funds that are available through the Federal Home Loan Bank.  FHLB sponsors an annual ten million dollar grant called the "Welcome Home Program" which started at the beginning of March. This program is available to all...