Julie Back is Named the Number One Agent in Ohio and Sibcy Cline’s Number One Agent

Julie Back - #1 agent Ohio RealtorsJulie K. Back of Sibcy Cline’s Hyde Park office, was named the top sales agent for the state of Ohio for 2018 for the second consecutive year. This announcement was made on September 16, 2018 at the Ohio REALTORS® convention and expo held in Columbus, Ohio.

Tiffany Meyer, 2018 President – Ohio REALTORS; Chris Reese – Treasurer, Ohio REALTORS; Julie Back – Sibcy Cline REALTORS; and Anjanette Frye, 2019 President – Ohio REALTORS

In previous years, Julie has been honored as the #1 agent for the Ohio REALTORS® organization in 2017; #2 sales agent in 2016 and 2015; #4 agent in 2012; and #5 agent in 2011.

Says Robin Sibcy Sheakley, President of Sibcy Cline Realtors, “With over 53,000 active members in Ohio REALTORS®, ranking number one is an incredible thing to accomplish. This is such a tremendous honor for her and we are very proud of her achievements.  Julie works very hard for her clients and we are thrilled she has been recognized at the top for Ohio.”

Julie Back - #1 agent Sibcy Cline Realtors

Julie was also named Sibcy Cline’s top agent in late August. She has held this honor for the past seven years in a row. In addition, she has been named the top agent in the city as part of the Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors® Circle of Excellence in 2015, 2016 and 2017. In 2018, Julie was honored in August 2018 as one of the Women of Influence by Venue Magazine and in December 2017 she was among the “10 Women Who Mean Business” by the Business Courier.

About Julie K. Back
Julie has lived in both Hyde Park and Indian Hill with deep local ties as a Cincinnati native. She is a graduate of Summit Country Day and the University of Cincinnati. She began her real estate career in 1994 with Sibcy Cline. Her sales focus has been on eastern Cincinnati including downtown, Hyde Park, Montgomery,  Mt. Adams, Mt. Lookout, Columbia-Tusculum, Madeira as well as her own neighborhood in Indian Hill.

Over the years Julie has made many friends and connections locally. These friendships coupled with her passion and dedication for real estate have helped her succeed. Her caring spirit added to her knowledge of her marketplace and has earned her glowing referrals from clients and respect of her fellow sale agents.

Julie is based out of the Sibcy Cline Hyde Park office located on Erie Avenue. Says David Hummel, co-Vice President/Sales Manager of the office, “What an honor for Julie! Everyone at the Hyde Park office is cheering her on. It takes a lot hard work to be at the top of sales for not only Sibcy Cline, but our city and now again for our state.”

Marie Simon, co -Vice President/Sales Manager for Hyde Park adds, “Julie is a very dedicated to her profession. She puts in countless hours of time and energy to make her clients happy. Her success is the result of persistence and a superior work ethic.”

Frazier Homes Earns Homearama Three Peoples’ Choices Awards and Nine More Home Show Awards

group1Frazier Homes, a first-time builder in Cincinnati’s Homearama, earned quite a few awards during the home show. Andre and Kea Frazier of Frazier Homes were bestowed with three first-place People’s Choice Awards: Overall Favorite Home, Favorite Landscaping and Favorite Decorating. (These awards were based upon votes from Homearama visitors who cast their ballots upon exiting the show.)

In addition, Frazier Homes took away even more awards bequeathed by independent industry-affiliated judges:

  • Overall Favorite Home – Second Place
  • Favorite Landscaping – First Place
  • Favorite Hearth Room/Breakfast Nook – First Place
  • Favorite Dining Room – Second Place
  • Favorite Master Bedroom Suite – tied First Place
  • Favorite Master Bathroom – tied First Place
  • Favorite Outdoor Living – Second Place
  • Favorite Exterior – tied First Place
  • Favorite Lower Level – tied First Place

This award-winning, rustic-transitional home is available for sale. Featuring exceptional details including hickory-beamed ceilings, coved crown moldings, an entertainer’s dream lower level, and an outstanding outdoor living space, it is the perfect blend of natural outdoor elements along with the sleek and modern clean lines that are so popular today. (See more photos of the home here.) Frazier Homes is represented by Sibcy Cline agents Jean Raga and Margie Talbot of Sibcy Cline’s Northeast office.

Purchasing a Homearama home is of great value to home buyers. There’s always the bragging rights of owning an award-winning home, but buyers should also keep in mind that the cost to reproduce the home with the team of experts involved in the design, construction and finish would exceed current list price with the unique and upgraded features included.

Homearama 2018 was held in the Highlands at Heritage Hill in Union Township, Ohio. Read more here about the home show.

Sibcy Cline Realtors Ranked as the Largest Residential Estate Company by the Business Courier for the 25th year in a Row

Sibcy Cline Ranked Largest Real Estate Company

For the 25th year in a row, Sibcy Cline Realtors has been ranked as the largest residential real estate company by the Business Courier. Rankings were based on 2017 sales volume.

Sibcy Cline has almost 1,200 real estate agents and over 200 employees. Founded in the 1930s, the company has been a family-run firm since that time. Sibcy Cline is a full-service company with real estate, mortgage, relocation, insurance, title and home services divisions.

Sibcy Cline Ranked by Business Courier

Sibcy Cline’s Opening Day Findlay Market Parade Float Wins Third Place!

Managers_FloatThe Opening Day Findlay Market Parade is a long-time tradition in Cincinnati. For the first time, Sibcy Cline participated in this parade with our own float – and we won a third-place honor! We love our Sibcy Cline “red” and we love the Cincinnati Reds.

The Sibcy Cline float was organized by Amanda Duncan, Sibcy Cline’s Social Media and PR Specialist. Sibcy Cline Branch Managers shared their enthusiasm throughout the parade!

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Sibcy Cline Ranked on REAL Trends Top 500 List for 2018

RealTrends_2018_LgstIndepRE.pngSibcy Cline Realtors once again is part of the REAL Trends Top 500 list for 2018. The company was ranked #20 of the largest independent U.S. Brokers and #13 for closed transactions of all Leading Real Estate Companies of the World broker members.

The Real Trend’s list ranked Sibcy Cline #40 in closed transaction sides and #75 in sales volume for all U.S. real estate brokers.

See all of the rankings here.

CoreServices_RealTrends_2018Additionally, real estate Core  Services were ranked and Sibcy Cline was listed at #12. This list included mortgage, title, home warranty insurance and escrow transactions.

Sibcy Cline is Ranked Among the Top 500 U.S. Power Brokers by RISMedia

花火8RISMedia publishes an annual U.S. Power Broker rankings list among the Top 500 U.S. Brokers. Sibcy Cline Realtors was on this list ranking 39 for transactions and 75 for sales. (Rankings are based upon 2017 data.) See the list of rankings.

See a digital version of the April 2018 magazine.

RISMedia was founded in 1980 as a resource for the residential real estate industry.