evelyn johnston: McCormick Creek Subdivision, Union Township, Nappanee, Indiana - 07/18/11 11:09 AM
McCormick Creek Subdivision is located within the boundaries of McCormick Creek Golf Course, just north of Nappanee, Indiana and consists of both Townhouses and Single Family Homes.  Here, take a peek at the neighborhood...
Nappanee is located on the southern border of Elkhart County and is home to several Art and Craft Festivals a year.  In late July is the 40 year old plus Amish Acres Art & Craft Festival that is a huge popular hit with shoppers who come every year from neighboring states and local communities. 
The Apple Festival held in September closes down the main artery in town and … (0 comments)

evelyn johnston: Elkhart, Indiana, 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath Home, Near Simonton Lake Boat Access, Home For Sale $105,000 - 07/04/10 04:58 PM
This is a new style of flyer that I am trying out.  Telling a story about the home and what living there would be like.  So far I have only completed two flyers like this and while they are constantly needing to be replaced I have not received many calls.  What do you think of the style? . I did get one call inquiring about price..

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evelyn johnston: Mishawaka, Indiana, 3 Bedroom, 1 Bath Home, McKinley Terrace Subdivision, $68,900 - 07/04/10 04:50 PM

Are you looking for a home close to shopping, work and play? McKinley Terrace is centrally located between McKinley and Edison and with in walking distance to the middle school. 
For your personal tour of this, or any home listed in the Multiple Listing Service, call Evelyn Johnston with Prudential One Realty at 574-304-7148!
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evelyn johnston: New Paris, Indiana 4 Bedroom, 1.5 Bath Home For Sale, $50,000 - 07/04/10 04:44 PM
New Paris, Indiana is located a few miles south of Goshen and is home to this 4 bedroom, 1.5 bath home for sale. Located just of SR 15 and south of "the curve", this home features a full partially finished basement, 2 car garage, open concept living arrangement. It is on a quiet street with little car traffic.

This home is offered for a modest asking price of $50,000. Are you familiar with Short Sales? A short sale is when home values have fallen and you owe more that what your home is worth in the current real estate market.
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evelyn johnston: Bristol, Indiana, Home For Sale, 4 Bedrooms, 1.75 Baths, Short Sale, $95,000, Corner Lot - 07/04/10 04:33 PM
Why would you want to live in Bristol Indiana? Because it is a small community of like minded families more concerned with a quality lifestyle as oppossed to living intown. Bristol offers Dining owned and operated by local families, the Post Office learns to recognize names and faces and neighbors wave at neighbors, watch out for each others property and form life long relationships with each other.
 
Does this sound like somewhere you have been looking for? The consider this 4 bedroom, 1.75 bath bi-level home for sale is located in Woodbridge Subdivision, right on the corner. This home is … (0 comments)

evelyn johnston: Goshen, Indiana, 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath Home For Sale, Small Home, Big Living, $47,000 - 07/04/10 04:31 PM
You are just a little over a block away from a boat launch on the Elkhart River, if fishing or canoeing are hobbies of yours, or if you wanted to take them up, you are close to reaching your goal!
 
This home is offered for sale by Evelyn Johnston with Prudential One Realty and is a short sale. Just in case you are not familiar with a short sale, let me tell you a little bit about it...
 
A short sale is when you cannot sell a home for the amount owed on it. It can be caused by … (0 comments)

evelyn johnston: Elkhart Indiana, Two Story, 4 Bedroom, 1.5 Bath Home For Sale, Near Downtown $40,000 - 07/04/10 04:28 PM
Look what you get for $40,000 near Downtown Elkhart Indiana! 4 Bedrooms, 1.5 Bath home for sale and so much more! Take a look...
 
 

 
 
We have all new carpet upstairs in the two bedrooms and on the landing, frest paint and a fenced yard await your pleasure...and the three season room will be a delight!
 
Soooo, if you are looking for a place to call home, call Evelyn Johnston with Prudential One Realty for an appointment to go see inside this home! Evelyn can be reached at 574-304-7148. Call right now while you are thinking … (0 comments)

evelyn johnston: Second Homes in or near Elkhart, Indiana Make Sense for Many in the Current Market - 07/04/10 05:39 AM
If you're a late "Boomer" or a "Gen X" or "Gen Y'er," you're likely looking for a place to position assets given the extreme volatility of U.S. equity markets and paltry returns of money market instruments and other safe havens.Elkhart, Indiana Real estate, even through the market downturn, has long been considered a conservative, long-term strategy to growing wealth. Better yet, lower home prices across America and record-low mortgage rates have created an historic buying opportunity for Elkhart real estate including second/vacation homes. It's a "ground floor" opportunity that comes with doors, windows, a roof and potential for many great moments and … (4 comments)

evelyn johnston: 11 Reasons to Use a REALTOR(r) When Buying New Home Construction - 06/26/10 06:04 PM
Eleven Reasons to Use a REALTOR® When Buying New Home Construction in Elkhart County Indiana
Existing and potential Elkhart, Indiana homeowners are looking at real estate from all angles as the U.S. economy and local housing markets continue their recovery. For many, there is strong appeal in buying brand-new homes as myriad builder incentives and low interest rates create significant value.
Today's new construction homes in Elkhart County Indiana boast exciting floor plans and designs tailored for specific lifestyles, complete with a huge array of features and appointments. They include energy efficient products and building techniques, reducing buyers' utility bills. Of course, new home … (1 comments)

evelyn johnston: Hyperlocal Blogging in Elkhart, Indiana, Here is what I am doing... - 05/27/10 01:42 PM
I started out wanting to put up a website for specific Subdivisions and then the creative side of me said, why not do all the subdivisions?  There is no one place to go in Elkhart County to find out everything about a Subdivision.  We have the Planning Office who records plat maps of Subdivisions when they register them, then they throw away the maps (????), we have the Recorder's Office who record's the Covenants & Restrictions and the Elkhart County Builder's Association who have house plans.
I decided to compile everything I can in one location = my website: elkhartcountysubdivisions.com.  There … (16 comments)

evelyn johnston: Elkhart, Indiana, Great Wall Chinese Restaurant, A Great Place To Eat! - 05/26/10 04:28 AM
Concord Township in Elkhart County, Indiana is home to The Great Wall Chinese Restaurant, at SR 19 and Nappanee Street.  If you are in the mood for some great Chinese food, this locally owned Chinese Restaurant will please you greatly! They can be reached at 574-293-3499, the exact location is 610 N Nappanee Street (SR19), across from Heart City Toyota.
Having just found this gem I didn't know they had been in the same location since 1989, or that the Seafood Fried Rice was outstanding.  Here take a look...
 

If you are hungry, won't you please stop in and … (12 comments)

evelyn johnston: Goshen, Indiana, Bowsher's Ironworks Born Out of Unemployment! - 05/24/10 12:42 PM
As a Real Estate Agent in Elkhart County, Indiana, I have my camera with me at all times.  I have no way of knowing what I will see, before I see it.  While out replentishing flyer boxes at my listings, I saw a display of ironwork for gardens.  Plant stands, trellis' and wall hooks.  I made it a point to stop back by when I finished at my listing. Boy am I glad I did!
Gail Bowsher has been working with iron for a very long time, as evidenced in the finished work.  No one starts out at this level...some are serious … (4 comments)

evelyn johnston: Elkhart, Indiana, Meadow Farms Subdivision, 2010 1st Quarter Home Sales, Osolo Township, Elkhart Community Schools - 05/23/10 11:49 AM
Meadow Farms Subdivision is located off of CR 10 (Bristol Street), north on Homeland to Meadow Farms Subdivision  in OsoloTownship, Elkhart Indiana. Children who live in Meadow Farms Subdivision who attend public school will be attending Elkhart Community Schools.
Meadow Farms Subdivision 2010 1st quarter home sales consisted of 1 home that sold for $60,000 after being on the market for 125 days. This sale was a HUD Property
REO Properties are homes that are ownd by a Bank/Investor which theyobtained thru the foreclosure process.
Short Sales are definded as a sale where the debt owing against a property combined with the costs associated with the sale … (0 comments)

evelyn johnston: Deerfield Estates Subdivision, 2010 1st Quarter Home Sales, Cleveland Township, Elkhart Community Schools - 05/19/10 03:15 AM
Deerfield Estates Subdivision is located on the eastside of CR 5, just below the Michigan State Line. The children who live in Deerfield Estates Subdivision who attent public school will go to Elkhart Community Schools.
2010 1st Quarter Home Sales for Deerfield Estates Subdivision were 1 home priced $125,000 and was marketed for 31 days. This was an REO Property.
REO Properties are homes that are owned by a Bank/Investor which they obtained thru the foreclosure process.
Short Sales are definded as a sale where the debt owing against a property combined with the costs associated with the sale exceed the … (0 comments)

evelyn johnston: Glen Haven Estates Subdivision, 2010 1st Quarter Home Sales, Cleveland Township, Elkhart Community Schools - 05/19/10 03:11 AM
Glen Haven Estates Subdivision is located on Ash Road, South of CR 6 and North of CR 12, Glen Haven Estates Subdivision is located on the east side of the road in Cleveland Township, Elkhart Indiana. Children who live in Glen haven Estates Subdivision who attend public school will be attending Elkhart Community Schools.
Glen Haven Estates Subdivision 2009 Elkhart home sales consisted of 3 homes that sold from $33,500 to $90,000 after being on the market from 29 to 313 days. One sale was an arm’s length transaction and one weas an REO Properties, and the third was a HUD … (0 comments)

evelyn johnston: Gruber Manor Subdivision, 2010 1st Quarter Home Sales, Cleveland Township, Elkhart Community Schools - 05/19/10 03:01 AM
Gruber Manor Subdivision is located off of SR 19. Turn west onto Rainbow Bend and then north on Aspin Drive in Cleveland Township, Elkhart Indiana. Children who live in Gruber Manor Subdivision who attend public school will be attending Elkhart Community Schools.
Gruber Manor Subdivision 2010 1st Quarter home sales consisted of 1 home that sold for $134,900 after being on the market for 113 days. This sale was an arm's length transaction and neither a Short Sale or an REO Property.
REO Properties are homes that are owned by a Bank/Investor which they obtained thru the foreclosure process. Short Sales … (0 comments)

evelyn johnston: Elkhart County Little Leagues To Be Highlighted - 05/16/10 04:40 PM
It is the intent of elkhartcountysubdivisions.com to inform, entertain and to be a family of Subdivisions in Elkhart County. The information will come from you. The upcoming season of baseball, softball, T-ball and other seasonal sports, each game tournament and event can be highlighted each week on elkhartcountysubdivisions.com. The designated secretary or the little league coach will inform us of highlights and scores in your area. We will even post your schedules. The players will then get the recognition they deserve. Just contact us through the comments section and we will see that it will get posted for all to see. … (0 comments)

evelyn johnston: Wakarusa Dime Store, Wakarusa, Indiana, Home of the Giant Jelly Bean - 05/16/10 03:58 PM
If you are not from Elkhart County or Wakarusa, you probably have not seen the Giant Jelly Bean that Wakarusa Dime Store is famous for. I have seen numerous commercials showing a normal sized jelly bean next to the giant one, but it still did not prepare me for the real thing.  The Giant Jelly Bean still doesn't describe it perfectly.  I mean, it r e a l l y is BIG!
Not only do they have the Giant Jelly Bean in several flavors, but the whole store is home to just about every kind of candy known to mankind.  All the … (2 comments)

evelyn johnston: Blackstone Subdivision, 4 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath Home For Sale, Union Township, Wa-Nee Community Schools - 05/16/10 03:31 PM
You,ve worked hard and now you want the BEST for your Family's living, and here it is, 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bath home for sale in Blackstone Subdivision, Nappanee! This two story home has it all! Eat-in-Kitchen, because that's were everyone gathers at the end of the day, a Formal Dining Room for those special occassions and all the sleeping quarters on the upper level. The basement is a blank canvas, waiting for your personal touches in finishing it to your wants and needs...here take a look!
The Home Owners have selected Evelyn Johnston with Prudential One Realty to represent them in … (1 comments)

evelyn johnston: Are You Ready To Plant Your Spring Flowers? Kruse Farm Supply Has Them! - 05/16/10 02:04 PM
I know they have been in business for a very long time, just as the sign says, but I just found them! While taking flyers out to one of my listings, I saw a ton of brightly colored flowers and made a point to stop on my way back to the office. I guess I have been there for a total of 3 or 4 times so far. Here take a look! If you have questions about plants, where to plant them or what gets planted in shade versus full sun, call Steve Kruse at Kruse Farm Supply, 574-848-4151. If you … (0 comments)

 
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