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The 2013 Indianapolis Auto Show

There’s nothing like that new car smell. Throw in some vivid colors, shiny chrome and all the latest technological bells and whistles and it all adds up to one sweet auto show. Going on through January 1, 2013 at the Indiana Convention Center in downtown Indianapolis Indiana is the Indianapolis Auto show, sponsored by the […]

Fishers November, 2012 Sales Up 62.5 Percent Versus 1 Year Ago

November is the time of year in Central Indiana where holiday distractions combined with cooler, fall temperatures begin to exert a noticeable effect on the real estate market, and this year it was no different. A total of 104 closings took place in November, or 25.7 percent fewer than the previous month’s total of 140. […]

Fewer Homes on Danville Market in November, 2012

The Danville real estate market saw an 11.1-percent decrease in the number of homes sold, from 27 in October to 24 in November, 2012. This comes as no surprise, considering November is the time of when most people’s thoughts typically turn to the holidays, and plans to purchase a home are increasingly put on hold […]

Brownsburg Indiana Average Time on Market Improves Significantly in Nov., 2012

The Brownsburg real estate market suffered a fairly large drop in pending sales in November, 2012. Considering the time of year, and the typical holiday distractions that accompany it, this hardly comes as shocking news. Still the 32 pending transactions reported in November represent a 43.9-percent drop versus the previous month’s total of 57. Compared […]

November, 2012 Avon Home Sales Rise 161.1 Percent Versus 1 Year Ago

The Avon real estate market showed significant improvement in several key stats in the month of November, 2012. While total sales were off by 28.6 percent versus the previous month’s total of 63, compared to November of 2011, the most recent total of 45 closings represents a 32.4-percent improvement. Also, from September through November of […]

Wayne Township Listings Fall 4.3 Percent in November, 2012

As all of Central Indiana marched ever closer to winter, it was no surprise that the Wayne Township real estate market continued a trend toward decreased market activity in November, 2012. In fact, November marked the 4th straight month that the total number of homes on the market fell by at least 4 percent relative […]

Washington Township Real Estate Market Sees Some Improvement in November, 2012

The Washington Township real estate market was improved in at least 2 key areas: Total listings and total pending sales. While a 30.6-percent decrease in pending sales versus the previous month’s total of 147 isn’t great news per se, compared to last November’s total of 95 it is a decent, 7.4-percent increase. The average number […]

Warren Township Inventory Shrinks Nearly 6 Percent in November, 2012

The Warren Township real estate market was not impressive in comparison to the previous month. Indeed, the typical slow-down that accompanies the fall season was felt in at least 2 key areas: Closed and pending sales. But as we will show, the market was actually quite improved versus this same time last year. Take total […]

Pike Township Listings Fall 9.6 Percent in November, 2012

The Pike Township real estate market saw improvements in at least 2 key stats in the month of November, 2012, not the least of which was total sales. Sure, November’s total of 79 closings represents an 8.1-percent decrease versus the previous month’s total of 86. But compared to last November’s total of just 66 closings […]

Perry Township Home Sales up 8.4 Percent in November, 2012

The Perry Township real estate market took two steps forward and one step back, at least insofar as 3 key indicators were concerned. Sales, for example, rose 8.4 percent as a total of 90 closings took place in November compared to 83 the previous month. But compared to the 81 closings that took place in […]

Franklin Township Sales Rise 3.7 Percent in November, 2012

The Franklin Township real estate market saw a 3.7-percent increase in closed sales in November, 2012. But not only was the most recent total of 84 closings up versus the previous month’s total 81, compared to last November’s total of 60 this is a significant, 40-percent increase on the year. And, from September through November […]

Carmel Listings Fall 10.8 Percent in November, 2012

The Carmel real estate market didn’t fare so well in November, 2012. Not that there weren’t some improvements, but overall, the market was down not only versus the previous month, but last year as well. Total sales, for example, fell 10.7 percent, from 112 closings in October to 109 in November. But compared to last […]

Decatur Township Pending Sales Rise 15.6 Percent in November, 2012

The Decatur Township real estate, while improved in some key areas, was disappointing in others. The number of pending sales reported in November, 2012, for example, rose 15.6 percent, from 32 in October to 37 in November. But compared to last November this is actually a 2.6-percent decrease in pending sales. But this equates to […]

November, 2012 Center Township Sales Up 31.6 Percent Versus Last Year

With the exception of September, the total number of homes for sale in Center Township has fallen in each of the months following June, 2012. Most recently, total listings fell 4.5 percent, from 951 in October to 908 in November. But not only were listings down on the month; compared to last November’s total of […]

Lawrence Township Real Estate Market Report for November, 2012

Lawrence Township saw diminished market activity in the month of November, 2012—no big surprised considering the time of year. What was surprising, though, was how much the market had improved compared to where it was this same time last year. Total sales, for example, fell 11.6 percent from the previous month’s total of 129 closings. […]

Zionsville Inventory Continues to Shrink in October, 2012

There has been an overall trend toward decreasing inventory over the past 15 months in Zionsville, and the month of October, 2012 proved to be no exception. Since hitting a summer peak of 274 listings, the number of homes on the Zionsville market fell for the third consecutive month, reaching a total of just 238 […]

Positive Outlook for Westfield Real Estate Market in October, 2012

Improvements in several key stats contributed to an overall positive outlook for the Westfield real estate market in October, 2012, even though judging from the latest figures for total sales it was anything but obvious. October’s total of just 37 sales, for example, represents a decrease of 42.2 percent—hardly cause for celebration. Compared to last […]

Mixed News for Plainfield Real Estate Market in October, 2012

The news was somewhat mixed for the Plainfield real estate market in October, 2012. That’s because improvements seen in total sales were offset by losses in the pending sales department. Starting with total sales, the latest figure of 33 closings represents a 22.2-percent increase versus the previous month’s total of 27. And compared to last […]

October, 2012 Noblesville Market Shows Improvement Versus Last Year

The Noblesville real estate market made significant progress in October, 2012, despite the fact that sales fell 13 percent versus the previous month. That’s because the 87 closings that took place, compared to where the market was during October of 2011, represent a sizable increase of nearly 32 percent. What’s more, an average 103 closings […]