The Midwest sees some of the lowest costs of living of the United States’s five regions, but what exactly is your salary worth here? No matter what aspect of living expenses you look at, cities in the Midwest are consistently more economical than other regions in the United States. Everything from housing, food, utilities, to services is more affordable.
Here at Casamatic HQ, we get very, very excited when our users snag their perfect home. We’ve decided to start telling their stories–a series of “Casamatic: Where Are They Now?” catch-ups. We’re starting with Kelsey, who recently bought a beautiful home in Columbia-Tusculum.
Up until 10 days ago, I didn’t think we would leave downtown. Until, one Thursday morning I got my email from Casamatic… “Kelsey, is this the perfect home for you?” I opened it up and thought… “well, maybe it is.”
Contacting a real estate agent or scheduling a walk-through is a little different on Casamatic. How is it different? Well, we do it instantly.
As of last week, some new rules have been put in place for new mortgage applications. These regulations bring updated forms and guidelines for lenders.
So what does this mean for you? Continue reading
The most fun part of buying a home is often walking through it for the first time. Your excitement grows as you turn each corner, visualizing yourself and your family living there. Before you start planning the housewarming party, there are some important things to keep in mind during the initial walk-through.
There are so many home types to choose from – which one suites you best? A classic Colonial, perhaps? Something more modern? Take the quiz below to find out.
It’s pretty ballsy of an architecture and interior design professor to let his students help design his own house, but sometimes, it works out to create something extraordinary– like in the case of the late Professor Terry Brown. The Cincinnati-based architect allowed 35 of his students from the Cincinnati College of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning to help him re-fashion one of his homes, and in the process, created the city’s most loved and most whimsical house, affectionately known to locals as The Mushroom House.
If you’re like me, you spend weekends watching the inevitable marathon of House Hunters and/or House Hunters International (or any of the many shows that are basically House Hunters). We love looking at homes. So, we decided to ask our friends in the Cincinnati startup community (shout-out to #StartupCincy) and look through their favorite home matches from Casamatic.
Put down your cheese coney and sit your salmon shorts down for a second. Let’s figure out which Cincinnati neighborhood you are.