Indiana Real Estate News Blog

Should you List Your Home During The Holiday Season?

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Should you List Your Home During The Holiday Season?

 Here are 8 Reasons Why You Should.

1. Relocation Buyers Are Out There.

Many companies are still hiring throughout the holidays and need their employees in their new positions as soon as possible.

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Help Us Bring A Smile to Our Veterans this Christmas Season

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Help Us Bring A Smile To Our Veterans This Christmas

 

Christmas time is undoubtedly the season of giving. It is also the perfect time to reflect and consider those who are most in need. As a Christmas Tradition, The Indy Home Pros Team makes it a point to give back to the community. This year, we are proud to partner with the Indy Blue Star Mothers and Lincoln Apartments in ensuring that our Hoosier Veterans will have a merrier Christmas!

 

ADOPT-A-VET: Each Christmas, Lincoln Apartments does an Adopt-A-Vet holiday program. The vets that want to participate provide a list of six items they'd really like.

 

Now’s your chance to make one of our heroes Christmas truly special. Adopt a veteran of your own and together let’s work to make sure...

Easy Home Upgrade Suggestions for New Homeowners

As a new homeowner, it is expected that you would want to maintain and improve your new residence. Does it have to be costly? Not necessarily. Here are a few upgrade suggestions to help ensure that your biggest investment stays in top shape for a long time.                                                                       

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Replace Doors and Windows - Doors and windows get worn down by climate conditions and repeated use over the years; so it’s definitely a good idea to replace the doors to avoid air leaks, cracks, and other problems. Another smart option is installing new windows; you can use this as an opportunity to upgrade to energy-efficient double-pane windows to help reduce utility bills.

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Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

            

Congratulations! You are now about to take on the next chapter of your adult life. We know how exciting it can be to finally have a property under your name. But let’s face it, home buying is not all excitement, it’s nerve-wracking too. Most especially if you are a first time home buyer. So to make your first-time home buying journey a little less stressful, here are important factors to keep in mind and some tips from our seasoned agents to help you navigate the process more smoothly and save money.

1. Know your budget and save for down payment early.

Check your finances to make sure you are ready for this new responsibility.  Play around home affordability calculators online to give you an idea of how much is within your price range. After knowing what you can...

Will you make tons of money in the real estate business? IBJ’s All-Star Agent Teams #1 Team Leader Answers.

                                

Owning a home is one of the most significant landmarks in a person's life. It's a milestone and a symbol that you have made it in life. To finally be able to put down roots, and have a space that you can truly call your own is everyones dream. But, it is also one of the toughest decisions to make. There are so many things to consider, and the process it will take to get there can be daunting. That's why; having the right realtor to guide you through your real estate journey plays a pivotal role in ensuring a smooth and meaningful home buying experience.

Now, have you ever wondered what a real estate agents day to day life looks like? What's their story? Since you are to entrust them with one of the biggest decisions you will ever make in your life don’t you agree that it’s only appropriate that we take a glimpse at their world?

Well, let’s take a look at a day in a realtor’s life through #1 Team Leader and owner of RE/MAX Advanced Realty, Dennis Nottingham Jr. and glean some insight into how the Indy Home Pros Team managed to be the number 1 RE/MAX Team in Indiana for six straight years....

6 Step Guide to Selling Your Home

6 Step Guide to Selling Your Home

Prepare your home to sell -  Acknowledge that all markets are different.  What may be a Seller's Market in Indianapolis may be a Buyer's Market in Fort Wayne.  Each market is different.  Look at homes that have sold in your area.  Get a feel of market times.  Check various resources such as Realtor.com or Mibor.com for sold information.   We recommend getting a home inspection completed prior to listing your home for sale.  This will prepare you for any issues that may arise or scare buyers off prior to listing your home.  Clean up and clean out!  This is one of the most important things to do.  Get rid of all that clutter!  If you haven't used it or touched it in 6 months then it needs to go!  We recommend hiring a home staging expert to get your home organized and ready for market.

Devise a Marketing Plan - Realtor or No Realtor - Sit down and decide which is best for your situation.  Some sellers like the "doing the grunt work" approach to selling a home.  Some sellers may be experienced in home sales and can do it all on their own.   Statistics show that Realtors net home sellers up to 10% more than going at it on their own.  Items to consider when considering selling your home are:  Title work, Appraisals, Contracts, Disclosures, and Marketing!  Selling a home...

11864 Salerno Ct Carmel, IN.

THIS BEAUTIFUL THREE STORY CONDO FEATURES ON THE UPPER LEVEL A MASTER SUITE WITH DUAL VANITIES AND A WALK IN CLOSET, 2 ADDITIONAL BEDROOMS AND A FULL BATH, ON THE MAIN LEVEL IS A HALF BATH, FORMAL LIVING ROOM, A FAMILY ROOM WITH A NICE FIREPLACE, AND THE EAT IN KITCHEN, THE LOWER LEVEL HAS AN OFFICE, LAUNDRY ROOM, AND GARAGE ACCESS. HOME HAS BEEN RECENTLY PAINTED AND HAS NEW CARPETS.

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3514 Vance Court Indianapolis Indiana 46268

3514 Vance Court Indianapolis Indiana 46268 - Check out this great Pike Township all brick faced 2 story with full basement home!  This one is a must see.  Home has several updates including fresh paint, new carpets, vinyl flooring in kitchen and bath, painted cabinets with new counters and stainless steel appliances.  Home is situated on nice corner lot.  Check out this home and other Indianapolis Real Estate at  www.indianapolisrealestate.com 

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