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Cincinnati home staging - 5 tips for success

Home staging
Staging your home prior to listing it can have a payoff of more buyer tours, faster offers and a better chance of getting your asking price. If staging is not a skill-set in your home, there are numerous Greater Cincinnati staging companies that specialize in assisting at a level that works best for you. One that we recommend highly is listed in the footer of this blog. Five inexpensive staging tips for Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky home sellers 1. Boost Curb Appeal - When potential buyers are doing a drive-by, you have seconds to make a positive or negative initial impression. Good staging means a second and third look. Poor preperation makes it easy to see what homes are next on the list. Below are a few items that help the buying audience have a good first impression: • Define landscape beds, add mulch, plant flowers and blooming greenery • Prune trees and scrubs • Power wa...
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2015 Capeview Place Home Tour in Long Cove

5988 Capeview
Classic Living Homes is excited to be the featured custom home builder in the newest phase of Long Cove. Capeview Place is the final entry to Long Cove. You will find it off of Snider Road. Our model home (shown to the left) is under construction just inside the trademark stone and floral Long Cove entrance. The home is expected to be ready for you to tour in mid-August, 2015. Feel free to contact us directly prior to that date to learn more about this and numerous other Capeview Place opportunities by Classic Living Homes. For a quick-view of each home, see our Classic Properties page in this website. We have numerous home design plans to choose from, or bring your ideas and we will build around the dream. If you are considering building in the Mason / Deerfield Township area, we hope that you will consider Classic Living Homes. We will bring your vision to life like no other Cincinnati...
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New custom home offering in Madeira

Any way that you look at it, Madeira has a lot to offer. Proximity to the town center, shopping, award winning schools and much more make it one of Cincinnati's most desirable communities. Classic Living Homes is excited to be building there. Construction is under way on our newest model home in the heart of Madeira. Located at 7871 Miami Avenue, it is a fully appointed, traditional brick home with 3600 sf of living space. It features a first floor master suite, 4 bedrooms and 4.5 baths. Set for completion and occupancy by late summer 2013, now is the time to contact us to learn more about this great custom built Classic home in Madeira.
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Custom, Semi-Custom & Production Homes Defined

Many Cincinnati builders use the term, “custom home” to describe their company’s product. The phrase creates the feeling of luxury or above-and-beyond in the home’s construction. Both of those characteristics are accurate, but true custom home construction has numerous additional attributes that play a role in the final product. Let’s look at the three types of home construction: Custom - A full-custom home should possess “one-of-a-kind” exterior architecture and lot development, an interior floor plan that fits the buyer’s needs like a glove, specialty rooms that are fit to the home buyer’s lifestyle, such as a pub, billiard or media room, use of superior building materials and the highest level of craftsmanship. Most importantly, custom home building always places the home buyer at the center of the process. The buyer works closely with the architect/designer and builder to ensure that...
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