Lebanon, OH Real Estate News

By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Ohio Antiques Show January 18 & 19 2014Sixty-six years is a long time for any event, but that's the number of years for the Lebanon Ohio Antiques Show!  It'll be back in a couple of weekends for the annual gathering of antique dealers from the region and across the country!   Open Saturday January 18 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday January 19 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.  This is not a tiny little antiques show either, featuring 50+ exhibitors with furniture, textiles, silver, art and much more!  If you're into American antiques, you can bet you'll find something there for you!Admission is $8 and will be held at Bowman Primary School at 825 Hart Road in Lebanon.  Take Route 48 north out of Lebanon and turn left onto Hart Road. Click Lebanon Antique Show Discount and print the ad to ...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Ohio Homes For Sale on Cul de sac Streets A Lebanon home on a cul de sac typically offers more privacy and less traffic than your average subdivision home, so we often have Lebanon area home buyers request a home on a cul de sac street as one of their main search criteria.  And fortunately, there's typically a decent selection of homes on cul de sac streets available for sale.  Thanks to Lebanon's history as an old city, don't expect cul de sacs towards downtown because the streets are laid out on a traditional grid pattern.  However, once you head to the fringes of Lebanon and some of the newer subdivisions, homes on courts become more common. Okay, ready to Search Lebanon Ohio Homes For Sale on a Cul de sac Street?  We've made it easy for you, just click that link and you'll ...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Ohio Homes For Sale With Fireplaces The thermometer said 2 this morning!  That's right TWO degrees!!  Can you think of a better reason to throw a log or two in the fireplace and heat up a cup of hot chocolate??  But first you have to OWN a home with a fireplace, so if you're looking to buy a Lebanon Ohio home with a fireplace, we can help with that search!  Whether you prefer your fireplace for heating or aesthetics, or prefer gas or wood burning, there's a Lebanon home out there that will suit your needs.  In fact, there are PLENTY of Lebanon homes for sale with at least one fireplace, and they cover the entire spectrum of price ranges too!  Subvision, rural or in historic Lebanon, again, there's something for eveyrone!  Just click Search Lebanon Homes For Sale With Fireplaces...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Ohio Homes For Sale With No HOA Fee Tired of paying HOA fees and and the 60 page list of rules?  Then how about moving to a Lebanon Ohio home with no HOA fee?  Unlike some area Warren County communities like Mason where no HOA fee homes are scarcer, Lebanon has an abundance of homes to pick from thanks to the older developments and the abundance of rural area in the Lebanon City School District.  There's a wide spectrum of Lebanon homes for sale with no HOA fees!  Lebanon homes with no HOA fees primarily fall into three categories: Older homes that predate the move to HOA governed subdivisions Newer, custom homes in the luxury category  Rural homes with land Now don't assume just because there isn't an HOA fee that there are NO rules at all as to how you can use your property. ...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Ohio 45036 Homes For Sale With Detached Garages If you're shopping for a Lebanon Ohio home with a detached garage, we're betting you have a special need for a detached garage!  Perhaps you have a special hobby or craft like woodworking, auto restoration or model airplanes that generates a lot of noise, dust, dirt or odors that you don't want in your living space?  Or perhaps a separate artist's studio is your want?  A Lebanon Ohio home with a detached garage may just fit the bill for you!   Lebanon Ohio homes for sale with detached garages will primarily fall into two categories: Older, less expensive homes that probably ONLY have a detached garage and no attached garage.  Newer homes, possibly custom, that have a detached garage in addition to an attached garage.   Unlike Maso...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Ohio 45036 Single Family Home Residential Market Report November 2013 The Lebanon Ohio weather can't make up it's mind.  Snow, temps in the 60's, more of the White Death tonight??  Maybe a lot of it?  We've got daffodil sprouts sticking up right now!!  Has the Lebanon Ohio real estate market been just as confused?  Stay with us for the full Lebanon real estate market report and some Search Lebanon Ohio homes for sales links towards the end!  All data is derived from the Cincinnati MLS system.  If any Lebanon homes traded hands without a REALTOR® involved, then it won't be reflected in this report. All data is for the Lebanon School District area, so is not limited solely to Lebanon city limits.   With Lebanon being named one of Ohio magazine's Top 5 Hometowns for 2012, Lebanon ...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Ohio 45036 Homes For Sale With Walkout Basements Do you need a Lebanon Ohio home with a basement?  Do you like to do woodworking projects?  Play pool or ping pong?  Don't like a dim basement?  Then a Lebanon Ohio home with a walkout basement may be just the ticket to maximizing your enjoyment of your new home! Stop and think, if you're planning for a media room with a HUGE couch, or the man cave with the bar and frig, just HOW do you plan to get all that stuff downstairs?  Got a couple of He Man buddies to help stand everything on end and try to work it down those 90 degree bends in the stairs?  Riiiiight!  That's a trip to the emergency room just waiting to happen! So buy that Lebanon home with the walkout basement and life gets MUCH easier doesn't it?  And you'll find a good w...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Ohio 45036 Homes For Sale With Unfinished Basements Do you need a Lebanon Ohio home with lots of space potential but a bit cheaper?  Then a Lebanon home purchase with an unfinished basement may be the answer!  You'll typically save $10,000 to $30,000 versus homes with already finished basements, and you get the option to finish it EXACTLY the way you want to!  Maybe your budget can't support the work now, but a few years from now you can be adding that media room, man cave, hobby room, home gym....whatever you want to make your home's living space the best it can be!   Just click Search Lebanon Homes For Sale With Unfinished Basements to find out how many Lebanon homes are for sale in Cincinnati MLS.  All Cincinnati MLS homes in Lebanon City School District that aren't under con...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Ohio 45036 Homes For Sale With Finished Basements Do you need a Lebanon Ohio home with a finished basement?  A finished basement Lebanon home purchase provides you with significant savings versus building that extra living space above ground!  Your living options can expand with that extra finished basement living space!  Whether you want that man cave for football Sundays, a play area for the kids or a hobby/craft room, or even a home gym, your options are there!   Just click Search Lebanon Homes For Sale With Finished Basements to find out how many Lebanon homes are for sale in Cincinnati MLS.  All Cincinnati MLS homes in Lebanon City School District that aren't under contract will be listed for your review.  We've included homes with FULLY finished basements and those with PA...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Ohio Lights Up The Christmas Tree November 29 2013! Mark your calendar for 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday November 29th for Lebanon's Christmas Tree lighting ceremony!  That's assuming you've recovered from Thanksgiving, Black Friday shopping and eating leftover turkey....zzzzz....so tired....zzzzzz.  At 6:30 they'll have their annual Holiday Illumination and light up the tree at Christmas Tree Park (southeast corner of Broadway and Main and next to City Hall).  And Santa will be hiding out in the lobby of City Hall!  And how about a free carriage ride?  They'll have those through 8 p.m. leaving from right in front of City Hall! (okay, night photography isn't my strong point) The cost is free, and if you might just find a free parking spot in one of the free municipal lots (limit two hou...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Still Time For Lebanon's Golden Lamb Special Features Bounty of the American Harvest! When you mention Lebanon Ohio to people, one of the first things that comes to mind is The Golden Lamb.  Both restaurant and inn, The Golden Lamb has been a centerpiece of historic downtown Lebanon since 1803.  The list of celebrities, statesmen and others who have visited over the last 200+ years is pretty extensive!  And this time of year they offer a special menu called Bounty of the American Harvest!  The time to partake in this bounty is winding down, with only a week left to enjoy this special three course menu ($34.95 and extra for desserts, coffees, drinks, etc.).  The Bounty of the American Harvest special menu ends November 24, 2013. The menu features all natural, free range animals and organ...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon's Christmas Festival Horse Drawn Carriage Parade December 7 2013 Clip clop.  Clip clop.  You can almost hear the sounds of the approaching Lebanon Christmas Festival & Horse Drawn Carriage Parade coming down Broadway!  Three weeks from today downtown Lebanon Ohio will swell with visitors (about 200,000!) getting into the Christmas spirit as horse drawn carriage after horse drawn carriage adorned in their holiday best parade down the street!  (We've ever heard a rumor that the Budweiser Clydesdales will be making an appearance this year!) The December 7th event will be the 25th annual edition and is one of the most popular Cincinnati area Christmas events, and why wouldn't it be?  You get TWO parades, the first at 1 p.m. and then a candlelit version at 7 p.m.!  Wrapped around th...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Ohio 45036 Single Family Home Residential Market Report October 2013 Did the Lebanon Ohio real estate market catch a chill as the fall temperatures drop, or outperform expectations?  Stay with us for the full Lebanon real estate market report and some Search Lebanon Ohio homes for sales links towards the end!  All data is derived from the Cincinnati MLS system.  If any Lebanon homes traded hands without a REALTOR® involved, then it won't be reflected in this report. All data is for the Lebanon School District area, so is not limited solely to Lebanon city limits.   With Lebanon being named one of Ohio magazine's Top 5 Hometowns for 2012, Lebanon has some strong reasons to call it home!  With the world's largest YMCA, ready access to Cincinnati and Dayton, and a cool historic do...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Ohio 45036 Homes For Sale With 5 or More Bedrooms Do you need a Lebanon Ohio home with at least five bedrooms to call home?  Five bedrooms offer plenty of options for how to use your Lebanon home, whether it's for frequent guests or you need a home office (or two), or you've got the need for hobbies! Just click Search Lebanon Homes For Sale With 5 or More Bedrooms to find out how many Lebanon homes are for sale in Cincinnati MLS.  All Cincinnati MLS homes in Lebanon School District that aren't under contract will be listed for your review.  And don't automatically think you have to spend HUGE dollars to purchase a Lebanon five bedroom home, although it's quite possible to find an estate style home on the list!  But sometimes you'll find homes like the one in the picture for sale...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Cedar Trace New Construction Homes For Sale Restarted in Lebanon Ohio 45036 It has been some years since the earthmovers have been busy in Cedar Trace, but they're back!  WR-S Gallenstein and Ashford Homes have buyers who are taking the empty lots left over from the Ryan Homes development days and building new homes on the 1+ acre lots!  Great news for the residents of Cedar Trace as the community is finally taking the steps to be complete!    Located on SR123 between Lebanon and I-71, you've got great access for commuting to Cincinnati or Dayton.  While Cedar Trace is not a pool community, you're a short distance from the world's largest YMCA:  Countryside YMCA with a full range of exercise and recreational opportunities!  There's also the Little Miami River and Biking Trail nearby too...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Hosting 3nd Annual Howl'oween Pooch Parade October 19 2013 Lebanon is continuing their Howl'oween Pooch Parade, now back for its 3rd edition Saturday October 19th from 11-3 on Historic Downtown Lebanon's Mulberry Street.  Past Howl'oween Pooch Parades have really shown the originality local residents and their furry canine friends can provide!  You're sure to have a good time watching the Pooch Parade and seeing which costumes will take the awards!  There will be food vendors, and animal themed booths too!  Of course animal rescue groups will be there, so you might go home with more canine friends that you started with!  And the police dogs will be demonstrating too (no, no picket signs, just showing how they perform their jobs, so we expect the crowd will be drug-free, and if ...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Ohio 45036 Single Family Home Residential Market Report September 2013 How's the Lebanon Ohio real estate market as the fall season arrives?  Did we get the typical school has started slowdown?  Stay with us for the full Lebanon real estate market report and some Search Lebanon Ohio homes for sales links towards the end!  All data is derived from the Cincinnati MLS system.  If any Lebanon homes traded hands without a REALTOR® involved, then it won't be reflected in this report. All data is for the Lebanon School District area, so is not limited solely to Lebanon city limits.   With Lebanon being named one of Ohio magazine's Top 5 Hometowns for 2012, Lebanon has some strong reasons to call it home!  With the world's largest YMCA, ready access to Cincinnati and Dayton, and a cool...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Mason & Monroe Railroad Pumpkin Patch Express October 2013 The Lebanon Mason & Monroe Railroad has the recipe to put a smile on your kid's face for October!  We already know kids LOVE Halloween, so combine pumpkins with a train and what do you get?  LM&M's Pumpkin Express running weekends in October!  Over the next few weeks the leaves will start to change (we're seeing hints already) as the weather cools.  Pumpkins are already showing up in the neighborhoods as decoration, so here's a chance to ride the train and pick out a SMALL pumpkin at Schappacher Farm Barn when the train stops there!  And you can buy a larger pumpkin while you're there if you've got the brawn to carry it back on the train!  And if you get one too big to heft around, you can make arrangments with Schappac...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Hollywood Is Coming To Lebanon Ohio!  Hallmark Movie Shooting Plans! The Hallmark Channel is filming "The Christmas Spirit" in downtown Lebanon starting today through the week of October 11th.  Starring Nicollette Sheridan and Olympia Dukakis, they're running a tight schedule with the movie slated for 8 p.m. December 1st! Now this won't be Lebanon's first time in the spotlight, with "Milk Money" (Ed Harris and Melanie Griffith) and "Harper Valley PTA" (Barbara Eden) having visited our town in years past! You might see a few of your neighbors in the film filling some of the extras roles!  And it also means some disruption to downtown, with various closings of streets or possible changes to parking.  We've made a map for you, click the icons and lines to find out planned impacts so you c...
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By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Alliance Cincinnati & Dayton suburbs
(RE/MAX Alliance 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Lebanon Antiques Show October 5th & 6th 2013 At Bowman Elementary Antique shopping alert!  Coming up fast is one of the biggest antique shows in the area, the Warren County Historical Society Antique Show and Sale!  This one has been around awhile, and this year will be held at Bowman Elementary (825 Hart Rd in Lebanon).   Doors open Saturday October 5 at 10 a.m., and the day's session concludes at 5 p.m.  Sunday session is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. A one time admission fee of $8 gets you in both days.  Proceeds benefit the Warren County History Center and Glendower Historic Mansion. The show will feature exhibitors displaying furniture, textiles, silver, art, and much more!  Chances are whatever type of antiques fits your tastes, they'll have someone there with just what you're looking f...
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