Category Archives: Community

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New Thanksgiving traditions

Categories: Community, Events, Indianapolis

Do you and your loved ones have special traditions for the Thanksgiving holiday beyond watching football, stuffing yourself and taking an afternoon nap? If you’re looking to shake up your routine or add more meaning to...

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New beginnings in Zionsville

Categories: Building, Community, Zionsville

We officially closed and moved into our new Zionsville home at the end of June! It has been a long two years since our house fire, and it feels inexplicable to have reached this milestone! So many feelings flood my heart—pure...

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A farewell to 121 E. Ohio St. and downtown Indy

Categories: Building, Community, Culture, Indianapolis, Renting, Zionsville

As many of you know, my husband AJ and I lost our home to a devastating fire two years ago. Although we finally moved into our newly completed home in Zionsville recently, it was very bittersweet to say goodbye to the home...

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Enjoy Indianapolis’ June events, festivals and fun!

Categories: Community, Culture, Events, Indianapolis

The month of June in Indianapolis has its own delights. As summer takes hold, the festivals, cultural standbys and sporting events are plentiful, and plenty fun! This list we compiled reflects just a fraction of all the things...

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Celebrate May with Indianapolis 500 events and more!

Categories: Community, Culture, Events, Indianapolis

May in Indy… it’s hard to resist. As the sun shines down its springy warmth, the city becomes festooned with not only new flora, but black and white checkerboards as well. Drive through a neighborhood or two—we...

Kids love Halloween events in Indianapolis!

Enjoy these Halloween events in Indianapolis with the kids!

Categories: Community, Events, Indianapolis

Looking for kid-friendly Halloween events in Indianapolis? You’re in luck—Indianapolis’ parks, museums and organizations offer a full month of fun for the kids. But these Halloween events aren’t just about the kids—you’ll...

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Looking for things to do in Indianapolis? Check our list of October festivals

Categories: Community, Culture, Events, Indianapolis

Looking for things to do in Indianapolis? Well, never fear! October brings with it a diverse array of fun and festivals, whether you are into history, art, culture or just food and drink! Watch for an upcoming blog that details...

Enjoy Indianapolis fall festivals this September!

Fill your calendar with Indianapolis fall festivals and events!

Categories: Community, Culture, Events, Indianapolis

We love this time of year for many reasons (changing leaves, crisp air, pumpkin spice everything), but mostly because it brings with it a wide variety of Indianapolis fall festivals and events! Here are some of the Indy-area...

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Is tennis your racquet? Find a tennis club in Indianapolis

Categories: Community, Indianapolis

Whether you’re a competitive player looking for a league or a beginner in search of lessons, Indianapolis’ tennis clubs serve up a variety of options across the city. Here are some of the larger clubs to look into. NORTH:...

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Outdoorsy Indy

Categories: Community, Events, Health, Indianapolis

Indianapolis appears to have it all. It boasts affordability; actually it is the most affordable of the top 50 US cities. It allows you to experience all four seasons. The downtown is clean, safe and full of excitement. However,...

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How to be a responsible swimming pool owner

Categories: Buying, Community, Health, Home Ownership

You’re excited, the new house you bought has a pool. Congrats! I’m certain your pool will provide you with endless summertime memories, but with those memories comes responsibility. The first responsibly of a...

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Moving to Indy: What is the best internet and cable provider?

Categories: Community, Home Maintenace, Indianapolis, Strategy, Tid Bits

People moving to another city like Indianapolis usually do not know which provider offers the best Internet or cable serivce. It might not be the first thing you think of when moving, but it should definitely be one of the...

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Do you LOVE Your Friends?

Categories: Community, Culture

Appreciate the Friendships You Have and Consider Those You Might Need   People with rich social circles are said to live longer, have less stress in their lives, and be happier and more self-confident than individuals...

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3 Things to Know before You Move to Indy

Categories: Community, Culture, Events, Indianapolis

Even after living in Indiana for nearly two decades and selling real estate all over central Indiana, I still learn new things about our state daily. For example, when someone tells me that they are from Peru or Mexico, they...

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Indianapolis 2014 Outdoor Summer Concerts

Categories: Community, Culture, Events, Indianapolis, Kristie Fun

Outdoor concerts top our favorite summer things in Indianapolis. We are so fortunate to have two amazing outdoor venues that draw in today’s hottest acts and the classic ones, too. Here’ the line up of outdoor...

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Using Paths to QUALITY to Find an Indy Child Care Center

Categories: Buying, Community, Indianapolis, Our Team, Schools

Finding childcare for children can be one of the most daunting tasks for any family and especially for families relocating to Indianapolis. Without an established referral network, relocation families often rely on what information...

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How One Family Found a Nanny for their Carmel Home

Categories: Buying, Community, Our Team, Tid Bits

We recently posted some tips on how to find a nanny in Indianapolis. After talking to some families, the Indy Homes Team wanted share one family’s experience. “What’s right for one child may be different...

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How to Find a Nanny in Indianapolis

Categories: Community, Culture, Tid Bits

One of the top questions our Indy Homes Team is asked by families relocating to Indianapolis is about how to find quality childcare—in-home or a daycare center. Each family’s childcare needs varies greatly from another...

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What Do Craft Beer and Real Estate Have in Common?

Categories: Community, Culture, Indianapolis, Kristie Fun, Our Team, Real Estate

Just over a year ago, I had a single conversation (over a couple of beers) that altered my seemingly predictable future. Who would have guessed that today I would be passing out business cards for Indy’s newest craft...

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Running around Town: Indianapolis’ Themed Runs and Races

Categories: Community, Events, Health, Indianapolis, Kristie Fun, Our Team, Philanthropy, Tid Bits

Even with Indianapolis’ sub-zero temperatures and snow blast, avid runners keep hitting the streets. I see runners in my neighborhood up and at ‘em before the sun rises. That’s some dedication! Training groups are forming...