Kathy Henne: Launching a new product

In today’s real estate climate, you want to be sure to take all the necessary steps to squeeze every possible penny out of the sale of your home. Small oversights or missteps can be costly when it comes to your bottom line. However, there are some common mistakes that are easily avoidable if you listen to the experience and advice of your real estate representative.

Kathy Henne: Like moths to a flame

Do you remember your mom doing “spring cleaning?” If you’re selling your home, it’s essential to take care of the details, both inside and out. Since buyers first see your property from the street, there are some steps you can take to pique their interest in seeing more.

Harlan named UVMC president

TROY — Kevin Harlan has been appointed president of Premier Health’s Upper Valley Medical Center (UVMC) following the retirement of Tom Parker at the end of July.

Kathy Henne: Don’t try this at home

When you hear someone managed to sell a home without representation, it’s likely that the sale was to a family member, close friend, or a tenant who was already renting and living there. These exceptional cases are not the norm, and there are powerful reasons why it is so difficult to make a sale “by owner.”

Premier Health First in Ohio to use innovative technology for lung cancer diagnosis

DAYTON — Robotic bronchoscopy, an innovation that holds promise to fight lung cancer, is now in use at Premier Health’s Miami Valley Hospital. The Monarch Platform enables pulmonary specialists to navigate and search the delicate, distant branches of the lung and obtain tissue samples from hard-to-reach nodules for biopsy. The goal is earlier diagnosis and treatment for lung cancer.

Hobart Institute of Welding Technology hires new instructor

TROY – Hobart Institute of Welding Technology welcomes Benjamin Gibson to the team as a Skill Welding Instructor.

Kathy Henne: What a relief

This year’s tax filing season is behind us, but if you sell your home this year (or any other, for that matter), you’ll find your home will shelter your taxes, as well as your family. Specifically, the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 provides a substantial exemption on your capital gains when you sell.

Big Mike’s Gas N Go makes $3.5M renovations

TROY – On Friday, July 24, the Troy Ohio Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the renovation of Big Mike’s Gas N Go, located at 1333 Archer Dr., in Troy.

Kathy Henne: A first time for everything

First time buyers are — excited to find a good deal, afraid of overextending themselves, and confused by all the conflicting reports about real estate. Well, that might describe any or all buyers right now, but those making their very first purchase may feel elevated levels of all these emotions. It helps to have someone with experience in your local market offer you some guidance.

Choice Comfort Services receives 2020 President’s Award from Carrier

VANDALIA — Choice Comfort Services was recently named a recipient of the prestigious 2020 President’s Award from Carrier. The award provides recognition for outstanding dealers in the heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) industry.