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Most Walkable Neighborhoods in Lexington

Most Walkable Neighborhoods in Lexington, KY

Higher walkability equals higher profit margins when it comes to home sales, according to a new report from Redfin.The report found that homes within walking distance of schools, shopping, parks and other amenities sell for an average of 23.5%, or $77,668, more than properties that are car-dependent.While homebuyers will pay more for walkability, that premium […]

Top 4 Neighborhoods in Lexington, Kentucky

Top Neighborhoods in Lexington

Thinking of moving to Lexington? You’ve come to the right place! The Bells are Lexington’s relocation specialists and will find the perfect location for your new Kentucky home. The horse capital of the world has a lot more to offer than green, rolling hills and thoroughbreds. Lexington is full of bustling neighborhoods with their own […]

Lakeside in Lancaster

This lakeside hideaway in Lancaster combines classic Kentucky lake life and modern amenities. Located lakeside near the Cove Marina in Garrard County, this 3327 square foot home is perfect for a summer getaway or living your best life on the lake! Have your morning coffee or a late night chat under the pergola as you […]

New Home Sales Improve

New Home Sales Improve

Median Sales Prices Jump to $330,800. Sales of newly built homes rose in November according to the U.S. Census Bureau and Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). New home sales increased by 1.3% from October for an seasonally adjusted annual rate of 719,000. Last year, this was much lower at 615,000, so this is […]

Tips To Sell Your Home In Winter

Winter is just around the corner and while houses usually do not sell as well in winter as in the warmer seasons, there are some things you can do to to make buyers more likely to visit your open house. Here are several things to try when selling your home in winter. Clear Snow This […]

Existing Home Sales and Prices Increase

Existing-home sales rose in October, according to the National Association of Realtors. The four major U.S. regions were split last month, with the Midwest and the South seeing growth, and the Northeast and the West both reporting a drop in sales. Total existing-home sales are completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops.  […]

Bidding Wars

Report shows over 10% of homes for sale have multiple bids. Nothing makes a seller feel better and a home buyer feel worse than a bidding war. This is when multiple offers come in, driving up the price of the property for sale. Historically low unemployment rates, rising wages and mortgage rates that are lower […]

Homeowners Staying in their Homes Longer

The typical American homeowner in 2019 had spent 13 years in their home, up from eight years in 2010. Median home tenure increased in all of the 55 metros Redfin analyzed. Many local governments have put policies in place that reduce property tax burdens for senior citizens, which have made it more affordable for older […]

Existing and New Home Sales Gain Momentum

Median Home Prices increase for the 91st straight month! Two very important housing reports last week showed some real strength in our housing market. The National Association of Realtor’s Existing Home Sales Report for September showed a small decrease in sales but that was only due to the fact that there are no houses to […]

Top Ten Metro Migration Locations

Twenty-six percent of home searchers looked to move to another metro area in the third quarter of 2019, up from 25 percent the year before, according to a new report from Redfin. This is a new all-time high for the national share of home-searchers looking to relocate, likely driven by those leaving expensive metros in […]