Looking for an Indy neighborhood on the cusp of the next hot area to live? The Bates–Hendricks community fits the bill! Named for Hervey Bates, Marion County’s first sheriff, and Thomas Hendricks, former governor of Indiana and U.S. vice president under Grover Cleveland, the Bates-Hendricks neighborhood offers a laid back ambiance with enticing features that […]
“More Than a Day in May” could not be a more fitting tagline for the Town of Speedway! Of course, the town makes its mark as host to the Greatest Spectacle in Racing every year, but there is a lot more going on in Speedway, Indiana than just the Indianapolis 500: It is a really nice […]
There are so many things to like about the Chatham Arch neighborhood, that astute homebuyers looking to locate to downtown Indianapolis need to give properties that come up for sale here a good look. Like many other historic neighborhoods in Indy, Chatham Arch is on the National Register of Historic Places, and many homes were built in […]
It’s all very enticing. A Realtor can walk into a Radio Shack this afternoon, buy a drone, and by the end of the day have some sweet footage of a new property on his or her website. In a competitive real estate market, Realtors need to constantly surprise and delight their customers and drones provide a perfect way to […]
Are you trying to sell your home and finding that it is not selling very well? This might be due to a number of reasons that you can’t control, such as its location or the fact that the home layout is somewhat unusual. If you are struggling to sell your home, there is one factor that you can alter that might change things-the price.
Many homeowners are reluctant to lower the price of their home, because it feels somewhat like a defeat. However, while you want to make as much money from your house sale as possible â it is better to sell your home at a slightly cheaper price than to let it sit on the market for a long time.
The Central Indiana new-construction market continues to improve. The National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB) Housing Market Index ended its 8-month winning streak this month.
The 6.6 percent increase in affordability outpaces this year’s rise in home prices and is one reason why the U.S. housing market is improving. Slowly and steadily, the U.S. economy is improving and “good deals” in housing are becoming harder to find.
Home values and sales continue to increase and show improvement for counties in Central Indiana. YTD sales are up over 14% from this time last year
As another signal of an improving U.S. economy, the nation’s biggest banks have started to loosen mortgage lending standards.
Analysts made bold calls at the start of the year about the housing and mortgage markets. How good were their predictions?