Archives for July 2012

Mooresville Real Estate Market Fails to Improve in June, 2012

The Mooresville real estate market left a lot to be desired in June, 2012—at least if you were trying to sell a home! The stats did not favor sellers to be sure. Starting with total sales, there were 8 fewer closings in June, 25 percent fewer, compared to the previous month’s total of 32. But […]

Martinsville Home Sales Rise 10.7 Percent in June, 2012

After hitting a 15-month low of 222 in January, 2012, the total number of Martinsville homes listed for sale continued to rise for the 4th consecutive month, most recently hitting a total of 280 in June, 2012. This was no doubt a concern to anyone trying to sell a home, since it represents even more […]

June, 2012 Marks Fourth Consecutive Month of Increased Indianapolis Home Sales

A few glitches aside, the Indianapolis real estate market showed improvements in several key areas, making for a solid month of performance in June of 2012. But first, about those “glitches”… Total pending sales, always a good indicator of things to come, fell 9.8 percent, from 1,039 in May to just 937 in June. Why […]

Chesney & McGraw to Bring “Brothers Of The Sun Tour” to Lucas Oil Studium

Get your boots ready and don’t bother washing the truck, ‘cause Kenny Chesney & Tim McGraw are fixin’ to tear the place up as they bring their much-anticipated “Brothers Of The Sun Tour” to the Lucas Oil Stadium on July 28, 2012 at 4:30pm. It was 2001 the last time these two country icons hit […]

Versus 1 Year Ago, Greenwood Real Estate Market Improves in June, 2012

In all, June wasn’t a bad month for the Greenwood real estate market. While total pending sales were down 28.3 percent versus the previous month, June’s total of 104 represents a 9.5-percent improvement versus this same month 1 year ago. Also, from April through June of this year there were, on average, 17.7 percent more […]

Greenfield Homes Spend Nearly 45 Percent Less Time on Market in June, 2012

What the Greenfield real estate market failed to do in June of 2012, it more than made up for in comparison to last year. Total sales, for example, remained flat versus the previous month’s total of 47. Compared to last June’s total of 36, however, this is a huge 30.6-percent increase overall. Also, from April […]

Colts 2012 Training Camp Brings New Roster, New Hope

When the Indianapolis Colts report to training camp on Saturday, July 28, 2012, it won’t be their first time at Anderson University. From their inaugural season in Indianapolis in 1984 through 1998, training camp had always taken place in Anderson. That changed in 1999 when the decision was made to move camp to Terre Haute. […]

Franklin Real Estate Market Sees 13.5-Percent Increase in Sales in June, 2012

The Franklin real estate market showed some nice gains in June, 2012. Since falling to a 6-month low of 26 in March of this year, June’s total of 42 marked the 3rd consecutive month of increase for Franklin pending sales, this time by 7.7 percent versus May’s total of 39. Even better is the fact […]

Join the Heart-Pounding Fun at the 2012 Tri Indy Triathlon

Sunday, August 5, 2012 will mark the 5th anniversary of Tri Indy Triathlon, as approximately 1,500 athletes will traverse their way through downtown Indianapolis, competing mostly pride, but also for the sense of  accomplishment that comes with taking on a heart-pounding challenge of this magnitude and seeing it through to the very end. Triathlons are […]

Fishers Real Estate Market Shows Solid Gains in June, 2012

The Fishers real estate market, at first glance, was nothing to write home about. But a closer look shows improvements took place in several key statistical areas. June’s total of just 130 pending sales, for example, while 19.8 percent below the previous month, nevertheless represents a healthy 11.1-percent improvement over last June’s total of just […]

Danville Real Estate Market Slides in June, 2012

After tying a 12-month low of 113 in January of this year, the total number of Danville homes for sale has continued to grow in the ensuing months, most recently hitting 6-month high of 150 listings, much to the dismay of sellers everywhere, no doubt! Not only is this recent total barely an increase over […]

Latest NAR Report Suggests Recovery for U.S. Housing Market

Assessing the state of the U.S. real estate market is not an easy task. Each month brings a mountain of new data to be compiled, analyzed and interpreted. Often times, it is hard to distinguish between an emerging trend and a temporary anomaly. And then there is the matter of separating the wheat from the […]

Carmel Real Estate Market Sees Little Improvement in June, 2012

It might take some squinting at the data, but a close look at the Carmel real estate market stats for June shows several improvements were realized in June. The market posted a nice 4.6-percent improvement in total sales, as a total of 183 closings took place in June versus the previous month’s total of 175. […]

Ironwood Windermere Golf Club Real Estate

If your life revolves around golf, then you’re going to love the Ironwood Windermere Golf Course. Even better, you’re going to love owning a home right off the course! For anyone not familiar with the Ironwood Golf Course, it consists of three 9-hole layouts: The Lake, Ridge and Valley. The Lake and Valley courses are […]

Twin Lakes Golf Course Real Estate

Many of the homes located off the Twin Lakes Golf Club were built starting in the 1990s, plus several that were built in the 2000s and newer.  These are large, custom-built homes built in a variety of architectural styles, including neo-eclectic with classical touches, modern ranch-style, Colonia Revival, etc. Materials such as brick, stone, stucco […]

Brownsburg Real Estate Market Suffers a Bit in June, 2012

Things did not pan out in June of 2012 as many real estate agents would have no doubt preferred. This is evidenced by a 15.2-percent decrease in total pending sales, from 46 in May to just 39 in June. Even worse, compared to last June’s total of 56 this represents a far worse 30.4-percent decrease […]

Hawthorns Golf Country Club Real Estate: A Quick Primer

Approximately 23 luxury home villages surround the Hawthorns golf course. Many of the homes in the Hamilton Proper area have historically sold at prices ranging from several hundred thousand dollars to well in excess of a million. Of course, the market is always changing, and so are prices. But the one thing that does not […]

Real Estate with a View: Sagamore Golf Club

Designed by arguably the world’s best golfer of all time, Jack Nicklaus, the Sagamore Golf Club follows in the tradition of such prestigious courses as Valhalla, Medinah and Muirfield Village. Indeed, Sagamore is among the very top golf venues in the Midwest. Starting from the longest tees for a par of 72, you can enjoy […]

Avon Real Estate Market Sees Significant Improvements in Several Areas, in June, 2012

While the Avon real estate market was not terribly impressive in June, there were nevertheless statistically significant improvements seen in several areas. Total listings, for example, rose 3.2 percent, from 349 in May to 360 in June. What’s more, June marked the 4th consecutive month that listings rose since falling to a 15-month low of […]

The Ironwood Golf Course Community: Live Where You Play

For anyone with a passion for golf, the Ironwood Golf Course Community offers a chance to own a home near on of the top golf courses in the greater Indianapolis area. What’s more, living in this community means access to your favorite game is literally right out your backyard. The demand for Ironwood Golf Club […]