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On The Market: A Sweet Steal In Silverton

Not long ago, Silverton was struggling to just stay afloat. Now, with a new elementary school and a $50 million mixed use apartment/retail/office development in the works, those days are long gone.

On The Market: A Hyde Park Manse With A Past

It’s not often that a house has a twin but this one does, right next door.

On The Market: A Mt. Adams Rowhouse

This 1896 Mt. Adams home looks, from the outside, like something you might see in Mary Poppins.

On The Market: Views For Days in Covington

If you ask us, some of the prettiest views of downtown Cincinnati can be found in northern Kentucky.

In It To Win It: An HGTV Transformation in Oakley

Not one of this 1912 Dutch-colonial-style home’s previous owners could have imagined it would be the star of its own sweepstakes and television show. But that’s exactly what happened when HGTV made it the channel’s ninth Urban Oasis.

On The Market: A MCM in White Oak

Set in a neighborhood of other mid-century modern residences, this White Oak post-and-beam-style home was designed by local mid-century modern architect Rudy Hermes.

On The Market: An Array of Strauss Houses

Architects Carl Strauss and Ray Roush were among Cincinnati’s most prolific modernists, designing more than one hundred structures citywide and mentoring young architects like Michael Graves, who went on to alter the face of architecture worldwide. As luck would have it, three of Strauss and Roush’s Hyde Park homes are currently for sale.

On The Market: Indian Hill’s “Four Winds Farm”

7725 Buckingham Road, Indian Hill, $4.95 million Perfection may be impossible to achieve but this 7.92-acre Indian Hill estate comes pretty darn close. In fact, if you’ve ever visited West Virginia’s Greenbrier Resort, you probably...

On The Market: A Leveled-Up 1955 Kenwood Ranch

We’re big fans of how builders handled this reno: They used the original home’s footprint and exterior walls as a base and went up and out from there.

On The Market: Three Crazy-Cool Rooms!

Sifting through listing photos every week, some spaces start to stand out above others. Case in point, the following three rooms, each of which we love for its own opulent style.   4150 Maxwell Drive, Mason The...