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Checklist: Choosing the Best Neighborhood for Families

By RiversPointe | February 18, 2021

All parents want the best for their children. When searching for a new home, they often look for a neighborhood for families that will offer the important items on their wish lists. So how do you choose a place for your family to put down roots?  Below is a checklist of elements to consider, as well as more information on how Rivers Pointe Estates stacks up as a family neighborhood.  Choosing a Neighborhood for Families As you compare neighborhoods and housing developments, consider these questions:  What school district is the neighborhood in? Are there private school options nearby as well? Is child care readily available?  What are the options for recreation? Are amenities like playgrounds, tennis courts, pools, ball fields, bike trails…

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Custom Home vs. an Existing Home: Making the Choice

Custom Home vs. Existing Home: Making the Choice

By RiversPointe | February 11, 2021

Deciding to purchase a new home is one of the most exciting investments you can make. You probably already have your wish list: Location, budget, a specific number of bedrooms and maybe certain features, like a spacious pantry or an outdoor kitchen.  Now the next question: How do you weigh the pros and cons of a custom home vs. an existing home? Depending on the houses currently on the market, existing options may be limited. You will likely need to compromise on your wishlist.  To provide a closer look at the choice of a custom home vs. an existing home, below is a guide to choosing between the two. Keep in mind that the term “custom home” can refer to…

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Cincinnati Business Courier EXCLUSIVE: Developer breaks ground on $1B residential community, adds homebuilding heavyweights

By Margee Moore | February 4, 2021

Thank you to the Cincinnati Business Courier and Tom Demeropolis for a wonderful article on our groundbreaking. Read all the details here, Exclusive: Developer breaks ground on $1B residential community, adds homebuilding heavyweights. Come Explore With Us Rivers Pointe Estates is a master-planned new home community on the banks of the Ohio River. Close to Cincinnati, the community offers the area’s largest range of housing types in a natural, retreat-like setting. Rivers Pointe is close to the airport, dozens of Fortune 500 companies, Boone County schools and downtown Cincinnati.  Check out the map to see our home sites and amenities at Rivers Pointe that are designed to delight: Miles of nature trails, the RIVERWORKS Community Club, a charming village green,…

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Garden Park and Village Courtyard Homes Now Available

By RiversPointe | January 22, 2021

Traditions Group is excited to introduce the Village Home Collection, an exciting new series of home designs at Rivers Pointe Estates. These single family residences, which are now for sale, start from the low $500s and will be part of an intimate, walkable village in our master-planned community. These signature single-family Village Homes are located directly on the entry boulevard. Thoughtfully designed with a classic neighborhood feel and focus on connectivity, the Village will welcome you with tree-lined streets, parks, winding sidewalks and lush landscaping. Convenient Location All homes within the Village are ideally located adjacent to the planned RIVERWORKS Clubhouse and Village Green gathering space. Residents will be just steps away from the retail and civic heart of the…

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New Year Brings Exciting Progress: Construction Update

By RiversPointe | January 11, 2021

If you haven’t toured Rivers Pointe Estates yet, this month is a great time to visit. Look for new signs helping you find your way throughout the community. As you drive around, you’ll see landscaping, exterior lighting and benches already in place. Find Your Lot Building lot signs are also posted now. If you see a spot you like or would like more information on, feel free to reach out to the builder contact listed on the sign. With two home lots sold within one week of the roads being open, we can tell there’s keen interest in our new community. We can’t wait to invite you to more model homes as they are completed this spring and summer. The…

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Builder Profile: Toebben Builders

By RiversPointe | December 10, 2020

At the heart of Rivers Pointe Estates is Toebben Builders, led by president John Toebben. John spent 27 years assembling the gorgeous rolling property and riverview lots to create Rivers Pointe Estates. John is honored and proud to build homes in this gem of a master-planned community and to share it with future residents.  Not only is John the developer of Rivers Pointe, he and his family make The Reserve at Rivers Pointe their home. They are thrilled to welcome others to the Hebron, Kentucky, area. It’s a vibrant, growing community with a quiet country feel that still offers easy access to all modern conveniences, including stellar schools, churches, shopping, parks, and the airport.  Toebben Builders is excited to begin…

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Introducing New Patio Homes

By RiversPointe | December 2, 2020

At Rivers Pointe Estates, home buyers will find a wide variety of housing types and styles. For those looking for new patio homes, Drees Homes is offering accessibility and easy living in the Rivers Pointe Estates Villas.  The Naples Plan The Naples is just one of the unique new patio homes Drees Homes will build in this section of Rivers Pointe Estates. This model offers the ease of one-story living, plus, you won’t have to worry about lawn mowing or snow shoveling: These maintenance chores are taken care of for you.  Inside, the Naples has an open spacious design. An inviting foyer opens to a gallery and private study. A spacious bedroom with an adjacent full bath is tucked away…

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Finding Your Community for Downsizing

By RiversPointe | November 24, 2020

In the corporate world, “downsizing” sounds ominous, but in terms of lifestyle options, downsizing can be very exciting and fulfilling. If you are searching for a community for downsizing, you want to make smart choices in location and amenities. And you should consider your new smaller (or not) home’s design and features carefully. Here are some things to keep in mind as you plan your next move: The Time Is Right It’s never too early to start looking for your next neighborhood. There are a number of reasons why people search for a community for downsizing: Maybe they have just become empty nesters. They could be ready to spend less time on home and yard maintenance. Or, it could be…

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Building a New House Brings Peace of Mind

By RiversPointe | November 5, 2020

During times of stress it’s natural to be concerned about our sense of well-being. Maybe you’ve looked into ways to feel calmer lately. Here’s an idea you might not have come across: Could building a new house help people feel more content? Let’s look at factors that can ease stress and worry. Sleeping and Eating Well It’s no secret that good sleep habits and healthy nutrition help us feel good. By building a new house, you can design it with a sound night’s sleep in mind. Consider separating bedrooms from the home’s more active areas to cut down on noise. Pay attention to which direction bedroom windows face. Eastern exposure with its morning sun will gradually rouse you from sleep…

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Builder Profile: Traditions Building Group

By RiversPointe | October 29, 2020

A home isn’t just where you rest your head: It’s where families come together to make memories and celebrate traditions.  Traditions Building & Development Group knows this sentiment better than most. The company isn’t just a group of home builders and designers; they’re life planners. Since 1978, Traditions Building Group has worked to create distinctive lifestyle communities that Cincinnati families can truly call home.  Bringing Innovation to Tradition The company takes a unique approach to home building by blending the great traditions of Cincinnati’s classic neighborhoods with the most innovative new community planning concepts and home designs. These distinctive, planned communities create convenience and connection, in and outside their homes.  “I think most people would recognize us as being not…

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