Rob Sibcy Is on the List of the Most Powerful People in Residential Real Estate for 2014-2015

You know that Sibcy Cline Realtors is the “leader in real estate marketing”, but did you know that Rob Sibcy, President, is also a top leader in real estate in the U.S.?

Swanepoel has published its list of the “Power 200” ranking of the top real estate professionals. With more than 1,000 people reviewed, Rob Sibcy made this list  at #52.

See the rankings here.


About Rob Sibcy
Rob took over as President of the company from his father when he was 25 years old in 1969. There was one office and 15 agents at the time. In 1980, the Sibcy Company acquired the Robert A. Cline Company, and with 250 agents, Sibcy Cline Realtors was established.

Throughout the years. Rob has been known for his entrepreneurial ways:

  • 1983 – Sibcy Cline Mortgage Services established as the first area real estate company to provide such a service
  • 1985-1995 – Sibcy Cline Home Videos television show showcased the company’s listings for 10 years on a weekly basis
  • 1995 – Sibcy Cline’s website is live. At the time, Sibcy Cline was one of only two real estate websites nationally – and the only one locally – that featured photos of homes on the Internet
  • 1996 – First in the area to provide a centralized call center to set showing appointments (The Appointment Center)
  • 1997 – First in the region to publish a full-color inventory magazine
  • 2000 – First in the area to offer insurance services
  • 2000 – First in the region to provide Home Services Coordinators
  • 2002 – First in the region to provide total residential MLS listings on the company’s website
  • 2005 – First in the region to introduce a mobile website
  • 2009 – Text messaging enabled via The Listing Line to smart phones
  • 2012 – In-house app created to facilitate the posting of photos of listings onto the website
  • 2013 – Full-screen photos of company listings on website
  • 2014 – Founded online auction website to sell household goods

Rob Sibcy is a graduate of Washington and Jefferson College with a B.S. in Economics. He has served on the board of directors of The Realty Alliance and is a founding member and the current Chairman of the Board for Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, a global network of over 500 independent real estate companies with 120,000 sales associates in over 50 countries.

Rob serves on the Greater Cincinnati Foundation Finance Committee, the Board of Directors of ArtsWave (formerly the Fine Arts Fund), and on the Board of Directors of the Myers Y. Cooper Company and CBank.


Sibcy Cline Kenwood Agents in RISMedia Magazine


Sibcy Cline Kenwood Agents Stephanie Sudbrack-Busam, Patti Sibcy, Jennifer Herron Lightcap, Tammie Iverson and Michelle Randall (along with Robin Sheakley) have their photo featured in the April 2014 issue of RISMedia Real Estate magazine.

You can find the image on page 75 along with an article titled: Local Real Estate Leaders Go Beyond Borders at Leading REConference. The conference was held in Las Vegas in February.

See a digital version of this magazine here.


October 4, 2013 Wall Street Journal – Luxury Portfolio International Features Sibcy Cline Listings


Be sure to pick up the local Wall Street Journal on Friday, October 4, 2013. The Mansions section of the publication will be featuring the latest Luxury Portfolio branded ad including three Sibcy Cline listings.

Sibcy Cline Realtors is the exclusive member of Luxury Portfolio International for Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio; Northern Kentucky; and Southeastern Indiana. See all of Sibcy Cline’s listings featured on Luxury Portfolio’s website here.

Luxury Portfolio International is the luxury arm of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World and promotes luxury, high-end listings worldwide.

Sibcy Cline Realtors features qualifying properties priced $750,000+ on the website. These listings receive further exposure to the worldwide high-end consumer.

Sibcy Cline’s Luxury Portfolio listings:

  • 15,000 average monthly views to property detail pages
  • Views from 123 foreign countries
  • Views from 50 U.S. States
  • Translation of listing detail information into eight foreign languages
  • Conversion of listing price information into 15 foreign currencies








Rob Fix of Sibcy Cline West Chester Featured in Leading Real Estate Companies of the World Video


Rob Fix, Sales Vice President, with the Sibcy Cline West Chester office has been featured in a Leading Real Estate Companies of the World video called, “Make an Introduction and Expand Your Client Base”.


This testimonial-style production showcases a few examples of how fellow Leading Real Estate Companies of the World agents have asked for relocation referral business.

The next time YOU are in an airport lounge waiting on a plane (like Rob Fix was), be sure to strike up a conversation and you never know if someone will be needing the services of a real estate agent!

Watch the video here.

Vacation and Second Home Purchases Are Growing

Couple at Beach

Aaah, to have that second home (somewhere) where you can unwind and get away from it all. Many people are doing just that with their home or condominium purchases!

The National Association of Realtors 2013 Investment and Vacation Home Buyers Survey reports resort and second-home markets increased over 10 percent from 2011 to 2012. These type of homes represent more than 500,000 home sales annually throughout the United States. That rising number is a reflection of the improving economy.

Let us provide you with a world-class introduction!
Have you thought of purchasing a second home? Contact your Sibcy Cline Agent who can refer you to a trusted real estate professional anywhere in the world.

Sibcy Cline Realtors is a member of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, an organization of over 500 real estate firms in 40 countries. Leading Real Estate Companies of the World had over one million transactions and $272 billion in annual home sales in 2013.

When your Sibcy Cline Agent assists you with your real estate needs outside of our market area, we are connecting you with Realtors of the highest caliber to ensure personal and quality services.

Search for your favorite Sibcy Cline agent here.


Sibcy Cline Luxury Homes Ad in the Wall Street Journal

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Be sure to pick up a Wall Street Journal on Friday, May 24, 2013. Sibcy Cline has a full-page ad in the mansions section of the Ohio regional version of this newspaper. This advertisement promotes 30 of Sibcy Cline’s higher-end, Luxury Portfolio International properties.

Luxury Portfolio International is the luxury face of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, the largest global network of independent real estate companies. Sibcy Cline is a long-time member of this organization and a selected partner with Luxury Portfolio.

Sibcy Cline’s high-end, luxury listings are promoted on the Luxury Portfolio website which is marketed to high-end consumers worldwide. Sibcy Cline’s listings average 50,000 property impressions monthly on this website. View all of Sibcy Cline’s Luxury Portfolio listings here.

Luxury Portfolio International markets over 25,000 homes annually with an average price over $2.5 million. Properties viewed on the website can be converted into multiple foreign languages and currencies. The site has visits from over 200 countries monthly.

Sibcy Cline Realtors Is Re-Certified for RELO Quality Certification (RQC)


Sibcy Cline Realtors has successfully completed the re-certification process for the prestigious RELO Quality Certification (RQC). This program quantifies and qualifies excellence in relocation service.

Under the guidance of Lisa Fix, Vice President of Operations of Sibcy Cline Relocation Services, Sibcy Cline has demonstrated that it continues to meet the specific criteria used to evaluate performance and production, staffing, training and continuing education, quality and scope of relocation service, program marketing, customer satisfaction and technology resources.

After earning the certification, a company must complete a re-certification process every five years to ensure it continues to meet the program’s rigorous standards and remains current in terms of technology and relocation trends. The certification process is through Leading Real Estate Companies of the World.

“We are very pleased to be presented with re-certification,” says Lisa. “We work very hard to stay ahead of relocation trends and processes. Being re-certified for the RQC reflects Sibcy Cline’s ongoing commitment to delivering a superior level of service to our relocation clients.”