Monday, September 18, 2017

Home Staging Facts and Figures

Home Staging Facts and Figures
Is It Worth It?


62% - selling agents believe that staging a home can lower your days on market

77% - buyers agents believe a staged home helps their buyers envision it as their home

40% - buyers agents believe it prompted their clients that saw the online pictures to schedule a showing

30% - buyer and seller agents believe it adds to the value of the home

38% - selling agents who stage all their listings

14% - selling agents who stage listings they feel require the help

37%  - selling agents who do not stage their listings

Word of caution:  Staging is only beneficial if the home is staged to appeal to the general public.  

Most important rooms to stage: Living room, kitchen, master bedroom, yard

Additional helps: Decluttering, depersonalizing, deep clean

#staging #sellingahome #realestate

Monday, September 11, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Chills and Thrills in Indiana

Chills and Thrills in Indiana
From haunted houses to corn mazes and zip lines, these options will help keep you warm!

For more details and videos on these events, go HERE



Brown County Mountain Bike Trails - Nashville

eXplore Brown County - Nashville 

Fear Factory - Batesville

Fear Fair - Seymour

France Park in Logansport - zip line across lake

Go Ape Zip Line & Treetop Adventure - Indy, Eagle Creek Park

Halloween Weekends at Lake Rudolph - Santa Claus

Hayes Arboretum Mountain Bike Trails - Richmond

Headless Horseman - Conner Prairie, Fishers

Indiana Fear Farm - Jamestown

Indiana Zip Line Tours - Crawfordsville

Indy Haunted Loft - Fortville

Indy Scream Park - Anderson

Ohio River Greenway - Jeffersonville

Psycho-Path Haunted Trail - French Lick

Shadow Asylum Haunted House - Terre Haute

Skyward Adventures (zip line park)- Brookville

Soul Taker's Acres - Warsaw

Wicked Woods - Children's Museum in Indy

Wild Zoo Halloween - Ft Wayne Childrens Zoo



#halloween #fall #haunted #indiana #zipline #indianascream #indianahaunted 
#cornmaze #realestate


Monday, August 28, 2017

September Happenings in Indiana

September Happenings in Indiana
This is only HALF the month!
Will post second half in mid-September

Latino Festival

HuntingburgIN    
    

Steamboat Nights

JeffersonvilleIN    
     Free Admission    

50th Annual Marshall County Blueberry Festival

PlymouthIN    
     Free Admission    

Gary Southshore Railcats at U.S. Steel Yard

GaryIN    
 
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Elephant Retreat at Wilstem Ranch

French LickIN    
 
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Giraffe Encounter at Wilstem Ranch

French LickIN    
 
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Hamilton County Fall Festival Fun

Carmel, Fishers, Noblesville and WestfieldIN    
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2017 Evansville Hydrofest Roar on the River

EvansvilleIN    
8am–11:30pm
    

First Fridays Downtown Auburn

AuburnIN    
 
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5–8pm
     Free Admission    

First Friday Kokomo

KokomoIN    
 
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5:30–9pm
     Free Admission    

Chesterton's European Market

ChestertonIN    
 
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     Free Admission    

Lucille Dillon Amish Quilt Auction

OdonIN    
 
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     Free Admission    

Mosey Down Main Street

LafayetteIN    
 
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     Free Admission    

Rugged Maniac 5K Obstacle Race

PaoliIN    
    

Valparaiso Market

ValparaisoIN    
 
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     Free Admission    

Salute to the Veterans of WWII

VincennesIN    
     Free Admission    

Wild West Hold Up

French LickIN    
 
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Orange County HomeGrown Orleans Farmer's Market

OrleansIN    
 
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8–12pm
     Free Admission    

Saxony Market

FishersIN    
 
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8–12pm
     Free Admission    

Lucille Dillon Amish Quilt Auction

OdonIN    
8am–2pm
     Free Admission    

Labor Day Weekend at O’Bannon Woods State Park

CorydonIN    
10am–3pm
    

Bloomington Garlic Fest and Community Fair

BloomingtonIN    
 
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11am–10pm
     Free Admission    

Taste of Duneland

ChestertonIN    
11am–11pm
     Free Admission    

Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra: John Williams' scores

Lincoln CityIN    
6:30–9pm
    

Portage Community market

PortageIN    
 
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     Free Admission    

Portage Cruise-in

PortageIN    
 
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     Free Admission    

Suzy's Diner Cruise Night

HebronIN    
 
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     Free Admission    

Best Bike Night on the Planet

PortageIN    
 
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5pm
     Free Admission    

64th Annual Roanoke Fall Festival

RoanokeIN    
 
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     Free Admission    

50th Annual Dale Fall Festival

DaleIN    
     Free Admission    

Grabill Country Fair

GrabillIN    
     Free Admission    

Grabill Country Fair

GrabillIN    
     Free Admission    

Lanesville Heritage Weekend

LanesvilleIN    
     Free Admission    

Montgomery Turkey Trot Festival

MontgomeryIN    
 
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White River Valley Antique Show

ElnoraIN    
 
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We Are Porter County Series

ValparaisoIN    
 
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9am–5pm
     Free Admission    

$5 First Thursday Night (4-8 p.m.)

IndianapolisIN    
 
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4–8pm
     Free Admission    

Essenhaus Classic Car Cruise-In

MiddleburyIN    
 
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4:30–8pm
     Free Admission    

Rural America Farm & Garden Expo

PortlandIN    
 
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     Free Admission    

Paoli Fall Festival

PaoliIN    
     Free Admission    

Kiwanis Indiana Balloon Fest

BloomingtonIN    
3–7pm
    

Depot Friday

Beverly ShoresIN    
 
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5–7pm
     Free Admission    

After Dark: Weird Science!

IndianapolisIN    
6–10pm
    

Fall Foliage Wine Cruise

BirdseyeIN    
 
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Heartnut Festival

EdinburghIN    
    

St. Boniface Germanfest

LafayetteIN    
     Free Admission    

Cambridge City Canal Days

Cambridge CityIN    
     Free Admission    

Columbus Scottish Festival

ColumbusIN    
    

West Central Home and Garden Tour

Fort WayneIN    
    

Zionsville Lions Club 63rd Annual Fall Festival

ZionsvilleIN    
     Free Admission    

Valparaiso Popcorn Festival

ValparaisoIN    
7:30am–6:30pm
     Free Admission    

Rising Sun River Cats Catfish Tournament-11th annual

Rising SunIN    
8am–3pm
     Free Admission    

Friendship Fall Flea Markets

FriendshipIN    
8am–5pm
     Free Admission    

NMLRA National Championship Shoot

FriendshipIN    
8am–5pm
    

Potterypalooza

RichmondIN    
10am–4pm
     Free Admission    

Portage Brewfest

PortageIN    
1–4pm
    

A Unity Festival: Celebrating Creativity & Connection

BloomingtonIN    
3–7pm
     Free Admission    

Vincennes Stage Door Canteen/USO Show

VincennesIN    
5–10pm
     Free Admission    

Vincennes Stage Door Canteen

VincennesIN    
6–10pm
     Free Admission    

Vincennes Stage Door Canteen/USO Show

VincennesIN    
6–10pm
     Free Admission    

An Innocent Band: A Tribute to the Music of Billy Joel

Lincoln CityIN    
6:30–10pm
    

Arts in the Park and Tour D'Art

ShelbyvilleIN    
 
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     Free Admission    

Valparaiso Doll, Bear & Miniature Show

ValparaisoIN    
9am–3pm
    

Be A Tourist In Your Own Hometown

Fort WayneIN    
12pm–5pm
     Free Admission    

Nature Tots Program at National Lakeshore

GaryIN    
 
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10–12pm
     Free Admission    

Indy Jazz Fest

IndianapolisIN    
    

Ossian Days Festival

OssianIN    
9am–11pm
     Free Admission    

Chrisney Fall Fest

ChrisneyIN    
 
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5–8pm
     Free Admission    

Nappanee Apple Festival

NappaneeIN    
 
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5–9pm
     Free Admission    

Buffalo Trace Festival

PetersburgIN    
 
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Military Vehicle Show

PortlandIN    
 
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Back to the Fifties Festival

LebanonIN    
     Free Admission    

Back to the Fifties Festival

LebanonIN    
     Free Admission    

Halloween Weekends at Lake Rudolph

Santa ClausIN    
 
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Middle Waves Music Festival

Fort WayneIN    
    

Block Bash

French LickIN    
     Free Admission    

Francesville Fall Festival

FrancesvilleIN    
     Free Admission    

Frankton Heritage Days

FranktonIN    
    

You Can't Take It With You

ValparaisoIN    
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Amazing Fall Fun Corn Maze & Activities

WaterlooIN    
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Indy Irish Fest

IndianapolisIN    
 
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4:30–11pm
    

Rising Sun's Music on Main & Cruise-in

Rising SunIN    
 
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6–8pm
     Free Admission    

Music Heritage Series at the National Lakeshore

PorterIN    
 
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7:30–9pm
     Free Admission    

#septemberinindiana #indiana #september #thingstodoinindiana #indianafair #indianafestival #realestate