To some people, making the decision to sell your home can be a daunting one. But there is good news! The promise of the current state of the Louisville Real Estate Market, combined with a little guidance from someone in the Real Estate profession, can make the process of selling your home a much less stressful experience than you may think. Just a little bit of preparation can have your home looking fresh and ready for all of those potential buyers just waiting for the perfect place to call home! Take a little bit of time on these 5 DIY projects, and your home is likely to be on and off the market FAST!
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Shop local. Support Kentucky's farmers. Enjoy farm fresh foods!
Louisville, KY is home to some amazing locally owned businesses, and Kentucky’s farms are no exception. With so many ways to buy fresh, local produce, there is almost no reason to pass up the opportunity. This beautiful time of year offers numerous farmers markets on a weekly basis to give all of us proud Louisvillians access to farm fresh foods. Farm to table dining has truly never been easier!
Because there are so many farmers markets throughout the city, we have compiled a list of our top 5. Some are large, but some just offer an experience unique from all the rest. Use this as a guide to begin to explore 5 of Louisville’s farmers markets that are definitely worth checking out!
1.) The St. Matthews Farmers Market.
Located at Beargrass Christian Church (4100 Shelbyville Rd. 40207), the St. Matthews Farmers Market is one of the most popular local markets in the city. Running May througih October,...
Cherokee Park, located near the Crescent Hill and Highlands area, is one of Louisville, KY’s most beloved parks. Covering over 375 acres, any lover of the outdoors can easily find something of interest. Runners, cyclists, golfers, and families can all experience Cherokee Park in a unique way. From tree covered trails to wide open green spaces, this is your go-to spot to get lost in some of Louisville’s natural beauty.
One of the most popular aspects of Cherokee Park is all of the fantastic paved trails. The Scenic Loop is over 2 miles of paved roadways that provide walkers and bicyclists with a smooth option for exercise. The Scenic Loop allows for one-way vehicle traffic while also offering a second lane designated for bicycle and pedestrian traffic. This is the perfect place for serious cyclists who would like to avoid the dangers of biking along with city roadway traffic....
This fantastic home in Fern Creek has been SOLD!
This wonderful 3 bedroom/2 bathroom home is located in the Fern Creek area, just minutes from the Gene Snyder. The new owners have found the perfect place to call their home!The kitchen and dining room are ideal for gathering with family and friends. With a view of the spacious backyard, it would be easy to just sit and retell those family stories around the table. The view of this one acre yard is nothing short of fabulous either. You would be able to imagine any type of gathering space fitting here. Do you have a green thumb? There is the perfect place for a garden of your own. Love to sit outside on those warm summer nights? The newer patio and pond set the perfect scene for enjoyment and total relaxation. 9500 Bartley Drive has it all!The previous owners of the home could not say enough about the people in their neighborhood. If you are looking for a place in which you can form new relationships, you need to check this one out. The neighbors are always looking out for each other’s kids or pets and ready to offer a helping hand whenever it’s needed. The area is truly a caring community. It's great place to raise a family!The home itself is in great shape as well. With newer kitchen appliances, a fresh coat of paint, and a roof that is only around 3 years old, you can bet it was move-in ready for the lucky new owners. There is definitely something to be said for the convenience of knowing that nothing...
It may be hard to believe, but summer break is just around the corner! We’re just weeks away from having the kids home and looking for something to do. Aside from hitting the pool or joining a summer reading club, a summer camp or two is a great way to keep your little ball of energy from talking about the dreaded summertime boredom. We are lucky; Louisville has so many camp options that it would be impossible to name them all!
Here is a list of some of our favorites:
1. The YMCA.
The Louisville area YMCAs offer numerous summer camps for ages 6 - 14. Themed week-long camps provide children with a fun and safe environment to experience all sorts of sports and games while learning about sportsmanship in the process. From traditional sports to fun with water play, there is truly a camp for everyone to enjoy. Camps run the entire length of the summer and cost $122/week ($142 for non-members).
Conveniently located less than 20 miles from downtown Louisville, this home sits in the area of Pewee Valley inside of Oldham County, KY. The area exudes a small town feel while maintaining the convenience of a nearby large city; it is really great for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle on a daily basis. In true small town fashion, Pewee Valley offers various wonderful family-friendly activities. The annual Arts and Crafts Show is a favorite, along with the neighborhood 5K that runs every spring. Many parks and area festivities are within walking distance of this home, so it is not uncommon to run into some familiar faces out and about throughout the community.This wonderful 2,590 square foot home boasts a beautiful open floor plan. The large kitchen, complete with a newer dishwasher and refrigerator, is the perfect place to gather...
An easy way to spruce up any sized outdoor area!
It looks like the warm weather is here to stay! To revel in the fact that those nasty winter days are behind us, we’re thinking about summer gardening here in Louisville, KY. Nothing really celebrates the reality of the approaching summer season quite like planning your own backyard garden. Imagine coming home after a long day at work and taking a load off outside. With the warm summer breeze blowing, a cool drink in your hand, being able to relax out on your patio, balcony, or deck just doesn’t get much better! The scene could really only be better if you had a garden of your own to enjoy as well.
For some, the thought of a personal garden can be daunting, but it can truly be pretty easy! There are numerous plants out there that are great for beginners. Don’t consider yourself to have a green thumb? No need to worry! What’s even better? You don’t need a bunch of open space either. We’re talking about container gardening!
Tip #1: For those who have always thought about starting a garden of their own, a simple container garden is a good place to start. They are perfect for small...
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Whether you are an avid bicyclist, always up for a last minute softball game with friends, or just enjoy a simple afternoon running around with the kids, Louisville, KY has you covered. Our city is home to some absolutely wonderful parks with locations spread all across Jefferson County. Seneca Park is certainly one of those that is worthy of your time!
Have you had a free home market analysis lately? Now is the time to sell!
Located between the neighborhoods of Seneca Gardens and Cherokee Gardens (and just outside the beautiful neighborhood of Crescent Hill), Seneca Park is a large area perfect for anyone looking for some outdoor enjoyment....