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Friday, September 2nd, 2011 at 10:18pm. 10309 Views, 0 Comments.
If you are like most persons, the obvious answer to “Do I need to get a survey?” is: “I’m buying a house in a Louisville subdivision, I don’t need to get a survey. I’d rather save the $250-400.”
But, what is always obvious, isn’t necessarily correct.
In October 2006, we represented some clients that were purchasing a home in an established and fairly affluent neighborhood that felt similarly. Upon our insistence, they finally relented and ordered a staked survey for the home they were purchasing.
The surveyor found that even though the home owner had gotten the proper permitting to construct their all brick $30,000 free standing garage, the current owner of the property had never gotten a survey either to mark the…
Friday, September 2nd, 2011 at 9:38pm. 799 Views, 0 Comments.
From an “on the ground” perspective from Louisville Realtors, we’ve begun…
Friday, September 2nd, 2011 at 9:21pm. 559 Views, 0 Comments.
Before we get into the August 2008 numbers, I wanted to recap all of the numbers for this year. So, lets take a look at the data and see what we can make of it:
January 1 – August 31 2007
Homes Sold 10513
Average Sales Price $174,428
Median Sales Price $140,000
January 1 – August 31 2008
Homes Sold 8021
Average Sales Price $170,711
Median Sales Price $137,000
So, as you can see – theres been a fairly stiff decrease in the number of the Homes Sold in Louisville this year of nearly…
Friday, September 2nd, 2011 at 9:11pm. 409 Views, 0 Comments.
The cost of admission is free.
Some of the features include numerous giveaways one of which is the possibility of winning a big screen television and others include free closing costs. Various vendors will be there which include Realtors, insurance representatives, homes builders, homes repair businesses, mortgage lenders and more.
Some of the main hosts for the event includes Citizens Union Bank (CUB), Kentucky Housing Corporation (KHC), as well as HJW Career and Financial Literacy Institute.
If you own a home, or want to own a home, be sure…
Friday, September 2nd, 2011 at 8:55pm. 498 Views, 0 Comments.
There is the understanding that the actual concept for a downtown Simpsonville KY may take up to 20 or even 40 years, but they are wanting to make plans now for the future that is coming this way. Some work preparing the way has already been started: Simpsonville requested money from the Kentucky state government to fund sidewalks along the US 60…
Friday, September 2nd, 2011 at 8:51pm. 426 Views, 0 Comments.
Admission to the Shelby county fair is free for children 10 and under. To all others, admission is $6. The main entrance is located on US60 at the horse statue (no tractors or livestock will be allowed through that entrance).
Friday, September 2nd, 2011 at 8:27pm. 386 Views, 0 Comments.
The Louisville foreclosure rate declined by 48% this year in 2008 compared to the same month in 2007. And this is on the heels of a decline of 8% drop that took place during the 1st quarter of this year (again, using the same frame of comparison of during the same period in 2007).
And if you compare those numbers to the national average that has experienced a 65% INCREASE in foreclosures, you can see clearly that the Louisville real estate market is definitely bucking the trend.
To get into specifics: 288 foreclosure filings were made in the metropolitan Louisville homes market for April 2008. This equates to approximately 1 in every 1874 homes in the area. Nationally, there was approximately 1 foreclosure filing made for every 519…
Friday, September 2nd, 2011 at 8:22pm. 306 Views, 0 Comments.
There remains a tremendous amount of inventory on the market currently. For the metropolitan Louisville real estate market, inventory is currently sitting at approximately 9-10 months. (What that means is, if no new homes came on the market, the properties currently on the market, and demand for purchasing a Louisville home remained steady, those homes would…
Friday, September 2nd, 2011 at 8:19pm. 618 Views, 0 Comments.
Dominion Homes of Kentucky LTD – to Angela & Kevin Veeley – lot 40 Cloverbrook Farms, phase 1 section 1 – $142025
Charterwest Mortgage LLC through Countrywide Home Loans & Christy Reese – to The Bank of New York – lot 5 Ardmore Subdivision – $1
David & Stacey Monteleone – to Prudential Relocation Inc. – tract A, Rockbridge Heights II – $293000
Prudential Relocation Inc – to Jennifer Payne & Trevor Rowe – Tract A Rockbridge Heights II – $293000
Bank of New York acting as successor Trustee, Raymundo & Carmelina Nava – to The Bank of New…
Friday, September 2nd, 2011 at 8:14pm. 1042 Views, 0 Comments.
53 new RE/MAX offices opened during that same 3 month time frame. Some of the other countries that are experiencing strong REMAX growth are as follows:
United Kingdom - 19 new REMAX offices
Portugal – 18 new REMAX offices
Australia & Italy – 17 new offices
Canada – 16 new offices
Turkey – 15 new offices
Quite good locally, nationally, and internationally.
Of course, if you are looking for a Louisville Kentucky REMAX…