These foreclosed homes in Evanston are decreasing area property values. Evanston is part of a pilot program where banks are held responsible for cutting the grass and taking care of the properties they own.
In its first-ever Housing Market Recovery Index, RealtyTrac reports the Cincinnati/Middletown market is in the bottom 20 markets which lag the real estate recovery nationally. (among the 100 markets ranked by RealtyTrac)
The index was calculated based on these seven different factors:
In 1998, Chaz Barrissonn and Bob Gibson started their quest to spread their unique street art around the world. Thirty-five countries, 100 shows and 15 years later, the duo, known as The London Police, find themselves at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport creating a mural near the ticketing area.
No one likes to read as much as folks in Southwest Ohio. The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County is the busiest central library in the country for a second year in a row. That's according to a report from the Public Library Association.
Overall, the Cincinnati library is the 7th busiest public library system in the country and second busiest in Ohio behind Cuyahoga County.
The 2013 Public Library Data Service (PLDS) statistical report surveys more than 1,400 public libraries in the United States and Canada.