Established in 1946, Properties Magazine is a monthly publication dedicated to realty, construction and architecture in Northeast Ohio.
More than 30,000 decision-makers turn to Properties for industry news, revealing profiles of top companies and construction projects, and topical special sections, covering everything from landscaping and roofing to legal issues and green building.
To view a comprehensive list of 2,000+ construction projects profiled in Properties through the last seven decades, check out Dedicated to Building Progress - 69 Years of Editorial Coverage in Properties Magazine [download pdf; 4.3 MB]
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"Given my position with the Cleveland Engineering Society and the necessity that I stay informed of all the current construction projects in the region as well as what companies are involved with those projects, Properties is the only publication I read cover to cover on a regular basis. It is a valuable resource to our Design & Construction Planning and Awards committee as well."
–Susan Davis, Executive Director, CES (Cleveland Engineering Society)
"If you are lucky enough to have a trade publication in your area, that's exactly where you want to be."
–Ron Worth, President, SMPS (Sales Marketing Professional Society)
"We have been an advertiser in Properties for over 40 years. Properties did an article on our building in the mid-1960s and we still use that article to this day to promote our firm."
–Bill Kirchner, Owner, Cleveland Chemical Pest Control
"We were very pleased with our 100th anniversary feature in Properties. We’ve received many compliments, both internally and externally, and all have mentioned how the feature did a great job telling our story. We plan to use this to continue raising awareness of Ruhlin in the marketplace and Properties is a great platform for that goal."
–Jim Ruhlin, President/CEO, The Ruhlin Company
"You’re my first read when we get our copy (of Properties each month). I just like seeing what is happening in Northeast Ohio and you guys do a fantastic job. Many thanks for what you do."
–Douglas Fuller, Project Architect, DS Architecture
"It is rare that one finds a trade magazine that is able to speak so well to a broad spectrum of readers and yet be granular enough for industry insiders, but you consistently are able to do this issue after issue."
–Brad Callender, Technical Director of Schools, Cleveland Heights & University Heights Board of Education
"We always enjoy your magazine, and your positive promotion of the industry."
–Marty Snode, V.P., Hummel Construction Company
"I gotta say, you know a magazine is good when a guy from Atlanta considers a regional Ohio publication to be one of his favorite industry trades. Your team does a great job!"
–Bobby Darnell, Business Development and CRM Consultant, Construction Market Consultants, Inc.
"We have been a long-term advertiser for decades and we love Properties. I even take it on vacation to read and catch up on what is going on, the projects, the people and features while I am on a beach.
–Tim Smith, President, Space Comfort Company
"With our business, it’s about reaching the architectural and building community, and for that reason, we’ve been advertising in Properties for years now. In this community, Properties magazine is a better bellwether, a better informer and a better read than the national magazines."
–Jim Maguire, Owner, Maguire Photo
"Properties Magazine has always been the best source for learning who the players are and what's happening in our commercial real estate community."
–Kenneth M. Lapine, Principal, Miller Goler Faeges Lapine LLP
"Since we listened to your advice and kept our ad running consistently, we have had people call us saying 'you do exactly what we need' and we have picked up more jobs."
–Michael Petrasek, Owner, American International Construction
"We are also very pleased with our special 35th anniversary profile and I have received a number of phone calls and text messages because of it. I have encouraged a number of our business partners to advertise with Properties consistently because THAT is what works!"
–Michael Petrasek, Owner, American International Construction
"It is a pleasure working with you and your team."
–Paul Westlake, Managing Principal, Westlake Reed Leskosky
"What a privilege! I feel honored to [contribute an article in Properties] on behalf of ASID and the entire interior design profession. Our goal as advocates of the interior design profession is to make sure we promote and communicate the value of interior design to the public in general. We are aware that the articles in your magazine will reach over 30,000 key industry decision-makers in the NE OH region. On behalf of ASID OH North we appreciate your assistance. Terrific articles in the July ’13 issue – as an educator I have shared the information gathered from Properties magazine in the classroom."
–Cristina McCarthy, MS, Allied ASID - 2012-13 ASID OH North President
"Accolades to you and your staff on the ever improving quality of Properties. Job well done. We are continuing our advertising program with the magazine as we have in past years due to the fact we do get results. Thank you."
–Frank Dedon, President, Abraxus Snow and Abraxus Salt
"Properties helps me keep up with moving industry trends and cycles."
–Alex Russo, Senior VP, CRESCO Real Estate
"Properties is a good snapshot of my profession."
–Peter van Dijk, Partner, Westlake Reed Leskosky
"The International Masonry Institute, a labor/management trust between the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers and the contractors who employ their members, has found Properties to be a beneficial industry partner throughout the years. Having a vehicle to educate the design, management and construction communities on the virtues of quality masonry construction certainly adds value to the industry. Sharing best practice masonry design and construction knowledge is one of the main goals of IMI, and Properties is an excellent outlet for us to provide that service to our decision making customers."
–Tom Nagy, Regional Director, International Masonry Institute
"I love Properties! I use it every month to do reports for our company and investor knowledge."
–Bethani Shepherd, Manager, Hunter's Chase Apartment Homes
"Properties is a credible source to discover what's happening in the Northeast Ohio building industry. It does a great job of keeping its finger on the pulse of the latest building trends."
–Karen Sweeney, Senior VP, Turner Construction