It’s our pleasure to provide you with an overview of the Kettering, OH real estate market, current listings and homes for sale in Kettering Ohio. Named after it’s most famous and remarkable resident, Kettering, OH prides itself on charity and innovation. These two values were held dearly by Charles F. Kettering, a local philanthropist and the inventor of the automobile self-starter, who made his home in Kettering from 1914 until 1958. Although it’s technically the largest suburb of Dayton, you’d never know it when searching the area’s homes for sale. Kettering, OH maintains a quiet, peaceful environment that has plenty of green space and a variety of beautiful homes.

The Kettering, OH real estate market is diverse and delightful. Playing off its neighboring city of Oakwood, you’ll find plenty of historic homes and Tudor homes on tree-lined streets. As you move further into the center of Kettering, the housing market expands to include quaint bungalows, cozy cottages and ranch style homes in quiet neighborhoods. But when you escape onto the back roads of the Kettering city limits, you’ll find magnificent luxury homes that boast lavish amenities and acres of land. If you prefer a lower-maintenance lifestyle, the area’s many townhouses might be a better option for you.



Children in Kettering, OH have a variety of public and private school options. The public Kettering City School District consists of eight elementary schools (Beavertown, Indian Riffle, Oakview, Greenmont, J.F. Kennedy, Southdale, J.E. Prass and Orchard Park), two middle schools (Kettering and Van Buren) and one high school (Kettering Fairmont High School). Private schools in the area span a variety of age ranges and educational philosophies. College-bound students won’t have to worry when searching the area’s homes for sale. Kettering, OH is home to the School of Advertising Art and Kettering College. Wright State University, the University of Dayton and Cedarville University are all within 20 miles.



Located in the center of Kettering, Town & Country Shopping Center offers local shopping and dining. A quick 10-minute drive away is The Greene, an upscale outdoor mall with a variety of shopping and dining options and a movie theater. The Fraze Pavilion is a major concert and outdoor entertainment venue located in the heart of Kettering; the venue hosts major music acts and several local festivals every year. With almost 300 acres of park space spread across the city, you won’t have a tough time finding outdoor entertainment when buying a house in Kettering, OH. Local parks offer walking and biking trails, athletic fields and water activities. The Kettering Recreation Complex features an indoor ice rink, a swimming pool and water park, an indoor walking track and a fitness center. Kettering is also home to Skate Plaza, a 40,000 square foot skateboard park that was a collaboration between the City of Kettering and professional skateboarder Rob Dyrdek, who grew up in Kettering!



Kettering, OH is located just off I-675 and only minutes away from I-75, making it easy to travel to most nearby cities, including Cincinnati and Columbus. The Dayton International Airport is less than 30 minutes away, while it takes just around one hour to reach the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. Although you may find it a bit more convenient to own a car in Kettering, it’s not completely necessary when you’re searching the area’s homes for sale. Kettering, OH residents are serviced by Dayton’s public transportation system, the RTA.



If you are relocating or planing a move to Kettering Ohio, you’ll want to research surrounding cities to give yourself a better idea of where you would like to live. Here you will find a list of cities within a 20 – 30 minute drive from Kettering, OH.



If you ask any of our local real estate agents, we’d be happy to tell you that Kettering, OH is a truly wonderful place to work and live. Of course, we are just a bit biased – one of our offices is located in Kettering and we spend plenty of time enjoying this beautiful city! So while we would love to help you find the perfect Kettering, OH homes for sale that meet your family’s needs, we’d also be happy to help you find the best local restaurants – Mamma DiSalvo Risturante, Figlio Wood Fired Pizza and Sea Jax Tavern are among our favorites! If you’re actively looking at homes for sale in Kettering, OH and would like to schedule a showing or find more detailed information on a property, our team of local real estate experts would love to help you. Please contact us at (937) 490-9743 or e-mail us at