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Coffee Exchange’s Long Road Back

A June 2018 fire at Molly Malone’s in Pleasant Ridge significantly damaged the Irish pub and destroyed the Coffee Exchange next door. Putting things back the way they were is harder than it looks.

This Sweet Wyoming Victorian Is a Bit of a Mystery

At least 11 families have called this charm-filled Wyoming Victorian home, but its original owner is lost to time.

The ‘Gordon House’ in Mt. Adams Offers Stellar Panoramic Views

This 1983 contemporary home is known simply as the Gordon House for its only owner to date.

A Revived 146-Year-Old Townhouse in Over-the-Rhine

This 146-year-old brick charmer on Republic Street could easily be the poster child for historic downtown Cincinnati architecture.

A Dreamy Castle in Indian Hill

We’ve written about castles before, but we’re pretty sure this one takes the cake.

Three Glendale Homes That Won’t Be on the Market Long

Glendale is one of the city’s more charming suburbs, abundant with historic homes on spacious lots. Here are three prime examples.

A Pet Monkey Made This Bellevue House Famous

Today, countless Bellevue natives know this house simply as the place “where the monkey used to live."

An Uber Sleek Home in Delhi Township

This contemporary home with a wooded two-and-a-half-acre lot is one of just six homes on a private drive in Delhi Township.

A Totally Refurbished Townhome Just Steps from Eden Park

Whenever an older home can be rescued and revived instead of torn down, it’s feels like a win-win, especially where the environment is concerned.

A 109-Year-Old Gem on Norwood’s Floral Avenue

This home has only been on the market once before, when the current owner’s grandparents purchased the house from its original owners in 1939.