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What to Put on Your New Cincinnati Home Wish List

By RiversPointe | December 2, 2021

The gifting season is here and it’s time to make those wish lists and check them twice! The best gifts are those that are personal to us, and where we live. Here is our guide on what to put on your new Cincinnati home wish list. Wood Goods Wood crafts like signs, plaques and art are not only trendy but super simple and common to personalize with a name, year, or city. You can find professionally crafted gifts like this at the Grainwell shop in Covington or at Grainwell.com. Cozy Cincinnati Blankets Every couch needs a cozy throw blanket. Customized woven throw blankets are the perfect item to put on your new Cincinnati home wish list. You can find this…

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Things to Do at Rivers Pointe During the Holiday Season

By RiversPointe | November 17, 2021

The holidays at Rivers Pointe are an extra special time of year because of all the activities and amenities available to the community. Whether you’re hosting, visiting family or just looking for something to do during a holiday “staycation,” there are so many things to do at Rivers Pointe and in our area.  Local Things to Do Have some time off work? The convenient location of Rivers Pointe makes it easy to get to multiple local destinations great for the whole family like the Cincinnati Zoo PNC Festival of Lights, the Krohn Conservatory Trains and Traditions holiday event, the Greater Cincinnati Winterfair in Covington, Scuba Santa at the Newport Aquarium or the Holiday Pops Concert at Cincinnati Music Hall.  It’s…

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Choose a Pet-Friendly Community at Rivers Pointe

By RiversPointe | November 11, 2021

Our pets are like family. So much so, they can influence where we live. That’s why we designed our pet-friendly community at Rivers Pointe with your furry family members in mind. Here’s why your pets will love Rivers Pointe Estates. Cats and Dogs In choosing a pet-friendly community at Rivers Pointe, you and your outdoors-loving pet will love that we’ve preserved 20 percent of our 400 acres as natural beauty. While you reap the benefits of our 6 miles of trails, you and your dog who is obsessed with going on walks can take in the natural beauty of Rivers Pointe. Your cat will be able to enjoy the sights and sounds of nature right in your backyard whether it’s…

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Don’t Miss Out on Our Upcoming Riverview Lots

By RiversPointe | November 2, 2021

The beautiful Ohio River is an amazing asset of our Northern Kentucky master-planned community: In fact, it’s right in our name! So it’s exciting for us to offer the first opportunity to claim a spectacular riverview site. Only 14 of amazing lots will be made available for custom homes at Rivers Pointe Estates. Now’s the Time As part of our next phase, we are taking position holds for these limited number of riverview lots for custom, single-family homes. Homes on these incredible lots will enjoy stunning views up and down the river and across to Sayler Park in Ohio. Lots will be chosen in order of when your $1,000 position hold deposit is made. So you don’t want to hesitate.…

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Traditions New Model Home: East Bay

By RiversPointe | October 18, 2021

What: Traditions Group East Bay Model Home Location: 1330 North Bend Road, Hebron, Kentucky, 41048 Hours: Daily, 12 – 6 p.m. With a new model home up and ready at Rivers Pointe Community, now’s a great time to visit the community. You’re going to love the look of the newest custom home. Built by Traditions Building Group, the East Bay home comes with a variety of customizable options and features.  Flowing Floor Plan This all-new and well-appointed home features a first-floor master bedroom, an open kitchen and a mudroom. The second floor opens up to a large loft area with two adjacent bedrooms and one full bath. The short walk to your spacious garage can be covered by an optional breezeway. The separate…

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What Is a Patio Home?

By RiversPointe | October 7, 2021

A desire for patio homes is increasing throughout the country and has made its way to the Midwest. Although these types of houses are sought after, confusion about what is a patio home is common. Below we answer some frequently asked questions. What Is a Patio Home? The term patio home is a bit of a tease in the sense that not all patio homes are guaranteed to have a patio. They occasionally have a slab of concrete that acts as a small outdoor seating area. What really makes a patio home is the fact that it’s attached to other patio homes and are usually a part of a community setting.  Is a Patio Home Like a Condo? Although similar…

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Discover Our Kentucky Community With a Pool, Clubhouse and More

By RiversPointe | September 23, 2021

As our new master-planned community continues to grow, so does our excitement for what’s in store for our RIVERWORKS Clubhouse. Located in the village area of the community, the RIVERWORKS Community Club will be a lively hub open year ‘round. If you’re looking for a Northern Kentucky community with a pool, you’ll find two here and so much more. It’s the perfect place to get to know your neighbors and meet friends. Consider the RIVERWORKS Clubhouse your hub for connecting with the community.  Sports and Games Stay active with our sport and game amenities. Looking for some friendly competition? Look no further, the corn hole game area, outdoor table tennis, and the turf bocce ball court will satisfy your victory…

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Back to School: Northern Kentucky Neighborhood for Families

By RiversPointe | September 15, 2021

As summer ends, parents, students and teachers are all thinking about going back to school. We know schools play an important role in choosing a new home location. There are many reasons why Rivers Pointe Estates is a top Northern Kentucky neighborhood for families. Nearby Schools  Rivers Pointe Estates is in the Boone County school district. Northpointe Elementary, with its brand-new playground, is the local public school for grades K-5. Conner Middle and High Schools serve grades 6-12. You’ll find a range of private schools in the region, as well. The Hebron area offers several full-time preschools. Read All About It  Parents and students will find plenty of resources at the recently constructed Hebron Branch of the Boone County Library…

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Best Moves in a Hot Cincinnati Housing Market

By RiversPointe | September 7, 2021

“Prospective buyers waiting for the housing market to cool down shouldn’t hold their breath.” That’s the insight offered recently by Business Insider based on industry surveys. While the current hot Cincinnati housing market may feel intimidating, there are sound reasons to buy now.  Mortgage Rates Are Low Interest rates are at historic lows. At the end of August, a 30-year fixed loan rate in Cincinnati was 2.96 percent, with a 15-year fixed rate of 2.3 percent, according to Realtor.com. Business Insider writes that the low rates trigger greater demand among buyers. “And while mortgage rates have risen from their pandemic-era floor, they still sit at historically low levels and should keep demand robust.” Lower rates mean you pay less every…

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Your Forever Home: Aging in Place

By RiversPointe | August 24, 2021

Thinking about designing a home that will suit you for many years to come? Now’s the time to consider the concept of universal design to accommodate aging in place. A variety of elements affect your ability to live comfortably at home for the foreseeable future.  Make an Easy Entrance If you or a family member needs to use crutches, a walker or wheelchair down the line, having a level entry into your home will be beneficial. Could your new home have a no-step entry, perhaps from the garage into the house?  Once inside, consider making all doorways at least 36 inches wide for ease of maneuverability. Hallways that measure at least 48 inches wide will accommodate everyone and wider doorways…

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