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Wintercove in Fishers Indiana - 07/31/11 11:25 AM
Originally posted at My Fishers Blog Knowing the best neighborhoods in Fishers can make finding the perfect home for sale in Fishers for you easier! Wintercove might be the one. It is tucked away just off of Allisonville Road between 106th and 116th on the East side of the Road. It is a small neighborhood of only 68 homes but they are all custom built. Most were built in the early 2000’s making the landscaping beautiful and mature. The neighborhood is nearby to Bluestone, also a popular area. It is convenient to the popular Sahm’s Restaurant as well as banking, grocery stores and (3 comments)
Pay It Forward - Trolls under the Bridge PART 2 - 07/30/11 03:38 PM
Last month I tried to step out a bit...far harder than writing a check I must admit. I am somewhat disappointed in myself that I haven't made it back to the bridge to visit the Tent people. However, my partner in this (Lisa) has been faithful and goes nearly every week. She always invites me...<guilt settles over me>.... Last week she said she was heading out to buy a cooler so they could keep their food cold and she would bring ice each week...I knew I could help there. We had recently cleaned out our garage and found six coolers! I (8 comments)
Do You Know David Weekley - 07/28/11 07:35 AM
The builders in our area have taken a beating…with many local long time builders simply going out of business. It happened to Estridge here in town even with a capital infusion from it's vendors last year. Now they are now partnering with David Weekley. The hard part for local Indianapolis REALTORS is we don’t know this builder. So what better place than Active Rain to ask folks if they have heard of him. Another situation that we are seeing here is production builders buying the land that custom builders can’t build on because of the low demand. There have been lawsuits and (10 comments)
Statues in Carmel Arts District - 07/27/11 06:42 AM
Originally Posted at My Carmel Blog Have you ever wondered who is responsible for those real life statues at work and play in the Carmel Arts District? John Seward Johnson II (aka J. Seward Johnson Jr) is the artist that created these lifelike statues. He is the grandson of Robert Wood Johnson (co-founder of Johnson & Johnson) and first cousin of actor Michael Douglas. J. Seward actually worked for Johnson & Johnson until he was fired in 1962. These statues mimic the daily happenings of life; from shopping to water plants to playing with kids and also includes the infamous Unconditional (8 comments)
Pay It Forward - Soliciting - 07/24/11 02:31 PM
Our neighborhood does not allow soliciting and I have been known to be the No-Soliciting Police at times. But not this time. He came to our house around 4:30 that day and obviously had been in the 95 degree plus heat all day. My husband answered the door and I listened to his spechel from the other room. I must admit I was suprised by his passion to be a better teen than what his surroundings convinced him was his fate. I heard him tell the story of the neighbor next door and knew enough about the neighbor to know what he (15 comments)
Pay It Forward - NYC Opportunities - 07/17/11 11:21 AM
Stereotypes exist for a reason…many times there is some truth to them…but, I’m not really writing to argue that point. I spent the last few days in Manhatten helping my 22 year old get settled. The pace, the directness, the sheer volume of people was overwhelming to this Indiana gal. But, it did provide numerous opportunities for me to pay it forward. Case in point…at the hotel I was staying at (which by the way had what looked to be mold spots on the bathroom door….ick) didn’t have a place where you could print boarding passes. Welcome to 2011! They (27 comments)
Fishers Real Estate Sold in June 2011 - 07/13/11 09:59 PM
Do you live in Fishers Indiana? Do you wonder how the Fishers Real Estate market is doing in your neighborhood. This is the report for you. The graph is a pictorial of the last three years showing homes for sale in Fishers that have sold by month. This month is very close to a year ago with 171 sold compared to 173 a year ago. In fact, this is the 2nd month in a row where we are close to the volume from a year ago. Keep in mind the 1st Buyer Credit ended in April of 2010. There's good news (7 comments)
Carmel Indiana Homes Sold June 2011 - 07/13/11 09:59 PM
Are you curious about what homes are selling for in Carmel Indiana or how long it is taking to sell a home in Carmel? This is a great article to read! We are still seeing a bit of a decline from a year ago (third month in a row!)...this June we sold 145 homes in Carmel compared with 165 a year ago. Neighborhoods in Carmel that did well are popular Builder neighborhoods; both Arden and Stanford Park (Ryland) and the Traditions at the Monon (Pulte) had many homes sell this month. And the Village of West Clay, as usual, had many (0 comments)
Geist Waterfront Homes are Selling - 07/13/11 09:59 PM
If you are thinking about selling your Geist waterfront home; you might be curious about what the current market is showing. I've compared the last six months of 2011 to the same time period in 2010 (January-June) and found that the exact same number of residential homes have sold that are on Geist Reservoir. There were 12 both years. The good news is the homes on the water are selling faster; 101 days on the market this year compared with 132 days a year ago. And the price per square foot is also increasing about 15%! This year, there were 5 homes (3 comments)
Speechless Sunday - 07/10/11 10:26 PM
There are several resident photographers on Active Rain and I am often inspired...I meant to get this photo during the daylight hours...but looks pretty good this way "after" Picnik. Here's a before and after.
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Can't Sell your Carmel Indiana Home...Top 3 Ideas - 07/09/11 03:00 PM
Originally posted at My Carmel Blog With so many homes for sale in Carmel, you want to be sure yours sells. Here are some ideas to be sure you aren't one of those who can't sell their home in Carmel! Did you price it correctly; not what you wanted to get for the home but what the market data say the sales price should be. We often hear, "I need to get ‘x' for the home" and while we understand the financial investment you have made and what you need to go to the next phase, the market drives the price. Are you (0 comments)
Top 5 Considerations for finding the Best Fishers Real Estate Agent - 07/08/11 11:11 PM
Originally posted at My Fishers Blog. So you are ready to sell your home or buy a home and you've received numerous recommendations on which REALTOR to use...but how do you know which one is the best real estate agent for you? Here are some considerations: How well do they know the area you are looking to buy or sell? For example, I had a call yesterday and the person is thinking about selling. I asked her where her neighborhood was and she said, Sweet Briar. I could immediately tell her how quickly her home was likely to sell because I (11 comments)
Top 5 Vendor Picks in Geist - 07/08/11 11:10 PM
Originally posted at My Indy Waterfront Blog As a REALTOR in Geist, I have my pulse on great vendors to use for repairs or improvements. Here are my Top 5 Picks: Irrigation Systems will be top of mind as we head into a dryer season; I like Follmar Irrigation at 765-631-0638. They do residential and commercial; if you want to see any of their work, check out Sunblest Apartments in Fishers. Staging/Landscaping/Redesign is Teresa Lorton with ReDesign24; she can be reached at 317-345-6384. She is an absolute delight to work with and a great bargain shopper too! Need some carpentry work (3 comments)
23rd in our Tuesday's Brain Teaser Series! - 07/06/11 08:22 PM
Don't know how many of my Readers know Lee and Pam...but I stumbled upon them and I LOVE these puzzles...yet to even be able to guess one...but love this type of stuff. Since I am slammed today; nothing original...I am borrowing this one. You'll have to go over to their blog if you want to find the answer or you can guess here...because I read it over there! lol Via Lee & Pamela St. Peter ~ (919) 645-2522 Raleigh NC, Realtors®, GRI,CRS,ABR,SFR (Prudential YSU Realty): Tuesday Brain Teaser
Ok, here's another opportunity to exercise our brains!! After a delightful LONG (4 comments)
Paying in Forward - Civil War - 07/03/11 07:42 PM
I, like so many of you are in a patriotic mood this weekend. And while the 4th of July is about the Declaration of Independence; I think I can tie in the Civil War…both events caused brave men/women to risk their lives for a way of life they believed in. It is about honoring those that have done and continue to do that for us. My husband is a huge fan of the History Channel…there are a few shows I will agree to watch. One of them is the American Pickers…recently I saw Mike Wolfe in a video about the Civil (9 comments)
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