July Real Estate Sales Report for Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio; Northern Kentucky; and Southeastern Indiana

July Home Sales ReportHome sales as well as average sale and median prices all increased during July in Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio; Northern Kentucky; and Southeastern Indiana  Here is our report for the month:

Cincinnati
July 2018  was the third-highest sales month July since 2005.

July 2018 vs July 2017

  • 4.13% Increase in homes sold (2,545 homes vs 2,444 homes)
  • 7.34% Increase in average sale price ($224,481 vs $209,130)
  • 5.88% Increase in median sale price ($180,000 vs $170,000)
  • 11.78% Increase in gross sales volume ($571,303,051 vs $511,112,955)

January – July 2018 vs January – July 2017

  • -.32% Decrease in homes sold 15,127 (homes vs 15,175 homes)
  • 6.61% Increase in average sale price ($215,054 vs $201,720)
  • 8.63% Increase in median sale price ($174,900 vs $161,000)
  • 6.27% Increase in gross sales volume ($3,253,117,610 vs $3,061,097,271)

Statistics courtesy of Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors July 2018 Home Sales Report

Dayton
Dayton had a 10 percent increased in sales for July as compared to July 2017!

July 2018 vs July 2017

  • 10.64% Increase in homes sold (1,612 homes vs 1,457 homes)
  • 9.26% Increase in average sale price ($171,683 vs $157,132)
  • 7.38% Increase in median sale price ($147,000 vs $136,900)
  • 20.88% Increase in sales volume ($276,752,628 vs $228,940,893)

January – July 2018 vs January – July 2017

  • 3.06% Increase in homes sold (9,444 homes vs 9,253 homes)
  • 6,72% Increase in average sale price ($165,253 vs $154,853)
  • 5.64% Increase in median sale price ($140,500 vs $133,000)
  • 8.92% Increase in sales volume ($1,560,648,125 vs $1,432,851,217)

Statistics courtesy of Dayton Realtors July 2018 Home Sales Report

Northern Kentucky
Home sales were up almost six percent for July as compared to July 2017.

July 2018 vs July 2017

  • 5.66% Increase in homes sold (691 homes vs 654 homes)
  • 4.13% Increase in average sale price ($200,737 vs $192,770)
  • 3.03% Increase in median sale price ($170,000 vs $165,000)
  • 10.02% Increase in sales volume ($126,071,908 vs $138,709,887)

January – July 2018 vs January – July 2017

  • -3.30% Decrease in homes sold (4,099 homes vs 4,239 homes)
  • 8.00% Increase in average sale price ($194,347 vs $179,943)
  • 7.05% Increase in median sale price ($167,000 vs $156,000)
  • 4.44% Increase in sales volume ($796,631,090 vs $762,779,295)

Statistics courtesy of Northern Kentucky Association of Realtors July 2018 Home Sales Report

Southeastern Indiana
The Southeastern Indiana region had increases in units, average/median sale prices as well as sales volume in July.

July 2018 vs July 2017

  • 3.7% Increase in homes sold (112 homes vs 108 homes)
  • .3% Increase in average sale price ($163,314 vs $162,763)
  • 1.3% Increase in median sale price ($152,400 vs $150,500)
  • 4.0% Increase in sales volume ($18,291,190 vs $17,580,000)

January – July 2018 vs January – July 2017

  • 5.5% Increase in homes sold (727 homes vs 689 homes)
  • 8.3% Increase in average sale price ($166,425 vs $153,732)
  • 9.3% Increase in median sale price ($149,800 vs $137,000)
  • 14.5% Increase in sales volume ($120,990,808 vs $105,708,000)

Statistics courtesy of Rick McMillin – Southeastern Indiana Board of Realtors MLS Homes Sold Report dated August 22 2018.

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Sibcy Cline is Going Paperless in October 2018 with an Electronic Transaction Payment System from Fifth Third Bank

Sibcy Cline is paperlessThe future of accounting is electronic – and Sibcy Cline is doing just that! Partnering with Fifth Third Bank, Sibcy Cline is working now on eliminating the creation of paper checks and is converting to an electronic-transaction system. This is not only a “green” thing to do, but lessens the risk of fraud and speeds up payment. Says Lisa Lakeman, CFO for Sibcy Cline, “This new system will save us time and money in the processing and mailing costs associated with paying bills by paper check.” The new system is slated to be in place in October 2018.

Read more about the partnership with Fifth Third Bank.

Photo:  Sibcy Cline Accounting – Corey Asman, Controller; Lisa Lakeman, CFO; and Paula Wilton, Accounts Payable Processor

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

Cincinnati’s Housing Opportunities Made Equal Celebrates 50 Years with a Celebration Banquet

SCAttendees_Best.jpgCincinnati’s Housing Opportunities Made Equal organization celebrated the 50th anniversary of the fair housing movement with a celebration banquet at the Renaissance Hotel on April 19, 2018.

The evening included speakers and video from past and present H.O.M.E. board members and supporters. Jeniece Jones, Executive Director, shared her excitement for the 50th anniversary and strides made by H.O.M.E. Deb Jetter, H.O.M.E.’s Director of Education (and long-time fair-housing instructor for Sibcy Cline), also shared thoughts about her 40-year career with the organization. It was a memorable evening that reinforced the importance of  the nation’s fair-housing laws.

Sibcy Cline attendees to this event included: Marc Cameron (H.O.M.E. board member), Helena Cameron, Carrie-McIntosh Owens, Denise Taylor, Jeff Rosa, Jennifer Shinn, Amy Goodman, Sandy Butler and Susan Knabe.

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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.

 

Sibcy Cline is Named Best Real Estate Company by CityBeat Magazine for 2018

 

CityBeat_SC_2018_1200x628Thank you CityBeat readers: you voted and named Sibcy Cline as the Best in Real Estate for 2018. We appreciate you taking the time to vote for us and are thrilled to be honored!

Over 900,000 readers voted this year for their favorite local businesses and services. Look at all of the winners! (Sibcy Cline is located under the shops and services category.)