Preparing Your Home For Showing and Selling in Spring
Spring is a time when many people are starting to search for a new home. That's what makes it the perfect time of year to show your home for a spring sale. No matter whether it is a seller's or buyer's market, there is nearly always more inventory ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 26, 2013 in Real Estate Education
Moving to Louisville? Here are Three Helpful Apps to Make the Move Easier
When you're moving to Louisville, you'll have to plan ahead and consider a number of factors. You'll have to hire a moving company, make sure you leave nothing behind and ensure that your belongings are safe during the move. Moving can be a hassle ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 25, 2013 in Louisville Real Estate
Moving to Louisville? A Guide to Estimating Your Home Electricity Costs
If you're making the move to Louisville, Kentucky, here's a piece of good news for you: Louisville has relatively low home electricity costs compared to the rest of the country. How much lower are they, you ask? Well, that all depends on where ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 24, 2013 in Real Estate Education
Maximize Your Energy Savings by Preparing Your Home for Louisville's Climate
Kentucky has a relatively mild winter compared to many Midwestern states of the USA. Usually, temperatures in the winter months reach below freezing, but are not as extreme as the winters experienced in states like Minnesota or North Dakota. The ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 22, 2013 in Real Estate Education
Five Kitchen Upgrades That Will Help Maximize Your Home's Resale Value
The kitchen is the most important room of your entire home. After all, you prepare food there and eat in there. It's should come as no surprise then, that increasing the value of your home should also center on this space. If you're trying to sell ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 8, 2013 in Real Estate Education
The Best Places to Eat in Louisville, Kentucky
Louisville is the largest and most well known city in the state of Kentucky, most famous for playing host to the Kentucky Derby and the two-week festival that precedes it. Louisville, Kentucky is also the home to Museum Row, an area that includes ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 31, 2013 in Louisville News
Moving to Louisville? Read This Cost of Living Comparison
Moving to a new city is always stressful; you pack up all of your belongings and leave your entire life behind in search of a new one. Some people relocate for love and others relocate for school or work, but they are all taking the same risk....
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 22, 2013 in Louisville News
Random Thoughts About the Current Louisville Real Estate Market
The ancient cliche/proverb "may you live in interesting times" certainly applies to the current Louisville Real Estate Market. Seem by some as a blessing and others as a curse, the proverb nevertheless expresses the market uncertainty and confusing ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 20, 2013 in Real Estate Education
Old Louisville is America's Victorian Home Treasure
Victorian architecture inspires visions of incredible palace-like structures featuring ornate carvings and statues of Gargoyles, lions, pineapples, chameleons, serpents and swans perched in various locations on the building. That era may be gone, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 30, 2012 in Louisville Subdivisions
Crescent Hill - A Peaceful Destination in Louisville
Driving through Crescent Hill, one can easily visualize how much the little dirt road from the late 1700s has changed. It all began as a small satellite community of Louisville, just a stop along the road. The developmental ball really started ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 25, 2012 in Louisville Subdivisions
Home for Sale 8708 Loch Lea Lane Louisville, KY 40299
Welcome Home to 8708 Loch Lea Lane in Louisville! This charming Cape Cod style home is conveniently located on a dead-end street in the Watterson Woods Subdivision, where streetlights and sidewalks give you and your family a safe, well-lit place to ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 17, 2012 in Homes for Sale
Home for Sale 5245 Craigs Creek Drive Louisville, KY 40241
Consider the spacious open floor plan and great location of 5245 Craigs Creek Drive in Louisville in the Craigs Creek Subdivision! In the very near future, a major road widening project on Highway 22 will be completed and this wonderful home will ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 21, 2012 in Homes for Sale
Home for Sale 1223 S Preston Street Louisville, KY 40203
Adorable Arts and Crafts style Bungalow for sale in Shelby Park! 1223 S Preston in Louisville is an artfully-updated 3 bedroom home that features an open floor plan, beautifully restored hardwood floors and tall ceilings.
Upon entry you will ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 18, 2012 in Homes for Sale
IdeaFestival in Louisville September 19th - 22nd
The Kentucky Center for the Arts at 501 W. Main Street presents the IdeaFestival September 19th through 22nd. Exciting, entertaining and educational events will be scheduled from 8am to 10pm daily throughout the festival. The festival offers ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 17, 2012 in Louisville Events
The RootsFest in Irish Hill on September 15th
Irish Hill is getting their groove on this Saturday, and they're inviting everyone to just go with their flow. The first annual RootsFest in Irish Hill will take place at Gary's, located at 204 S. Spring Street on September 15th. The tents go up ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 11, 2012 in Louisville Events
Tips for Saving on Homeowners Insurance
While Home Ownership is a great investment for the future, there are some costs that new buyers forget about. Homeowner’s insurance is great for your peace of mind, but can cost more than you had planned. There are many different ways you can ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 9, 2012 in Real Estate Education
Condominium for Sale 1364-202 Mariemont Court Louisville, Kentucky 40222
Excellent Location!! This totally updated condo at 1364-202 Mariemont Court in Louisville in the Commons of Westport Gardens is the perfect place to call home.
In 2008, the condo was extensively updated, including new windows, doors, cabinets, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 8, 2012 in Homes for Sale
Shakes Run Subdivision in Louisville, Kentucky
The Shakes Run Subdivision is a refined community that takes pride in their neighborhood. Shakes Run is an elegant clubhouse community located off Shelbyville Road on Fisherville Road that was opened to the public in 2008.
Now you might wonder what ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 6, 2012 in Louisville Subdivisions
Code Red Emergency Notifications for Louisville and Crime Notifications
The Louisville Metro Police Department is implementing a new system to track crime and alert participants that sign up for the program. The system sends those who sign up, an email or text message with up-to-date information on crime trends and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 26, 2012 in Louisville News
Locust Creek Subdivision - Upscale Elegance with a Heart of Nature
There are not a lot of communities that literally offer all-around elegance, but the Locust Creek Subdivision puts the word elegant into true perspective.
The difference between Locust Creek and other newly-developed neighborhoods is that designers ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 7, 2012 in Louisville Subdivisions