Posted by Laura Kornaker in Cincinnati, Home Building Industry

From flourishing career opportunities to endless activities to miles of biking trails and so much more, Cincinnati, OH offers residents plenty of fulfillment.

Find out more about neighborhoods in the Cincinnati area and nail down the best match for you!

Downtown Cincinnati

What Makes Cincinnati, OH Special

Cincinnati is renowned for its range of top-notch healthcare, from Christ Hospital to Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and so much more. Whether you work in a medical field or need to have reliable doctors nearby, Cincinnati is a great place to call home.

This Ohio city also offers residents plenty of beautiful views and gorgeous backdrops in various scenic locations. With its stunning mix of hilly areas, rivers, and downtown gems, there is plenty to see and explore here.

Parks and Trails in Cincinnati

Perhaps one of the most attractive benefits to living in Greater Cincinnati is the affordable cost of living.

The real estate market has experienced considerable growth in Cincinnati and its surrounding areas. Needless to say, living here is a worthwhile investment.

Statistics and public information aside, your neighbors will also sing the praises of what it’s like to live in or around Cincinnati. Hear from a couple of the other homeowners about building a home here:

Greater Cincinnati’s Best Neighborhoods

From family-centric hubs to quiet and secluded neighborhoods, Cincinnati’s surrounding suburbs have so much to offer.

New Home Community in Cincinnati

Best Places to Live for Families

Because of their great schools such as Kings Local School District and Lakota Local School District, their wide offering of things to do for families, and their proximity to endless daily conveniences, here are a few of the best places to live around Cincinnati for families:

Mom and Daughter at Home

Best Places to Live for Retirees

Find quiet and peaceful locations with ranch homes and maintenance-free living in these areas:

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Best Places to Live for Easy Commutes

Being able to easily access major roadways is important to combine an ideally located home with your commute to work. The following areas are convenient to I-275, I-471, Downtown Cincinnati, and more:

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Learn more about Cincinnati’s many desirable neighborhoods to choose from.

Things to Do in the Cincinnati Area

Dubbed as “Ohio’s Largest Playground,” you’ll be able to find tons of things to do in Cincinnati—from sports to arts to impeccable restaurants everything in between!

Outdoor Activities

The Little Miami Scenic Trail provides stunning views, dozens of fun places to stop and explore, and even various events to take part in if you are an avid biker.

Little Miami Scenic Trail

For a wider variety of outdoor adventures, check out Beech Acres Park in Anderson Township. From its many athletic fields and courts to its playground and amphitheater, you’ll have plenty to explore!

Greater Cincinnati is also chock-full of golf courses to play at. Enjoy breathtaking views, pristine fairways, and challenging topography at any of the area’s nearby courses.

One-of-a-Kind Local Shopping

One of the best parts of moving to your new hometown is uncovering all of the unique things to do and places to shop!

Cincinnati Shops

Make your way through a list of Cincinnati’s hidden gems for one-of-a-kind memories and experiences, such as Underground Cincinnati, eclectic museums, and Jungle Jim’s!

You’ll never run out of shopping centers nearby when you’re in need of some retail therapy or looking for the perfect gift to buy:

Cincinnati Premium Outlets

Downtown Cincinnati has a number of districts to explore—each with its own unique flair. Don’t miss Over-the-Rhine and its year-round things to do, including shopping, parks, pools, concerts, and much more.

Family-Friendly Spots

Cincinnati certainly lives up to its claims to fame for places to play: Newport Aquarium and Kings Island are absolute must-sees.

See tons of species of fish and animals, learn about caring for our planet, and experience some pretty amazing exhibits. Newport Aquarium sits just on the Kentucky-Ohio border and is located in an easy-to-get-to spot surrounded by other attractions, so your family could spend a whole weekend here!

Kings Island is an award-winning theme park that people travel from all over to come see year after year. Do yourself (and your wallet) a favor and purchase season passes after your first visit. You’ll definitely use them!

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Families can even get out and about in all seasons with the endless conveniences in this Ohio city. Learn about our favorite things to do in the winter in Cincinnati!

Cincinnati offers so much to homeowners, and M/I Homes is proud to build in some of the most sought-after areas. Browse our Greater Cincinnati communities and let us help you find the perfect new construction home and location for you!


Laura Kornaker


As the Internet Sales Manager in Cincinnati, Laura's goal is to make your new home investment a smooth and easy process. With her 15+ years' experience in the new home building business, she’ll help you navigate through the best scenarios and opportunities. Laura has lived in Cincinnati for over 20 years and knows all of the best schools, shopping, restaurants, and recreation. She’ll help you find the perfect location and home. She’ll even get you started on financing! Whether you are relocating or local, moving up or downsizing, Laura is the expert to get started with!

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