January 21, 2018

Louisville Home Sales hold steady!

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Weather played a key roll in slowing home sales in February. Yet despite snow, ice and freezing temperatures, 7% more Louisville homes went under contract during February 2011 than the year before. Sure it’s not a big increase, but hopefully it’s a sign of good things to come. Remember last year at this time we had the 1st time home buyers $8000 tax credit and the $6500 move up buyer credit. Additionally during the month of February 2011 interest rates inched upwards for several weeks … [Read more...]

We Love Our Clients 2-13-2011

We Love Our Clients 2-13-2011. … [Read more...]

We’re #2….Another new honor for Louisville!

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That noise you hear is your waistline expanding!  The reason most likely… Fast Food! Have you noticed there’s a fast food restaurant on almost every Louisville corner? It’s not just by accident, remember there is a reason YUM Brands is headquartered here. Now according to a new survey commissioned by the website “The Daily Beast “ Louisville ranks second for the number of fast food restaurants based on a cities size. Independent data collector AggData totaled the number of fast-food … [Read more...]

From our did you know department!

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Did you know there was a magazine indexing iPhone apps? Oh yes just what you may have been waiting to see! 947 apps all under one cover for the one low price of $19.99. Wait Nineteen dollars and ninety-nine cents? Are they kidding? Has anyone at the publishing company heard of the Internet? Remember Google?  One click and hundreds of apps. Yet this magazine has already had 5 editions and appears to be raking in the bucks…but who is buying these magazines? Bob Sokoler is a former … [Read more...]

Louisville home sales for Januarry 2011

Tonight there is some encouraging news for Louisville homeowners. New Louisville home sales numbers for January 2011 show the number of homes going under contract up some 14% over January of 2010.  Not impressed, oh but you should be. Remember we had a first time and a move up buyers tax credit in effect last year. Add to that January weather was terrible! I can personally tell you it’s no fun slipping and sliding into and out of driveways and walkways. So 14% is a respectable number … [Read more...]

What makes The Medley Sokoler Team top Louisville Realtors in town?

  Yea..yea..yea.. a lot of Louisville Real Estate agents make claims about selling a home! So what sets us apart from other Louisville Realtors? It's our marketing, contact, staff and experience. But we're also high tech! In fact we would much rather let our sellers tell you about The Medley Sokoler Team! So take a moment and watch the video. Bob Sokoler is a former Anchor/Reporter turned Louisville Realtor 7 years ago in Louisville Kentucky. You can learn more about Bob, his Team and … [Read more...]

All you can eat Lobster.. takes you back to the 1960′s!

Lobster Feast an "All You Can Eat" dinner for Actors Theatre is an 'annual fundraiser. The event was held Saturday 1/29/2011 at the Louisville Marriott Downtown. I went with my Kodak Zi8 camera. It's very portable but as I found out doesn't do well in low light. Bob Sokoler is a former Anchor/Reporter turned Louisville Realtor 7 years ago in Louisville Kentucky. You can learn more about Bob, his Team and Louisville Real Estate at www.weselllouisville.com … [Read more...]

All you can eat Lobster…No Kidding!


One of my favorite foods in the entire world is Lobster! I can just about eat my weight in the Crustaceans in one sitting. I’ve even mastered a unique way to get the meat out of a tail without having to do any cutting. So combine an all you can eat lobster event with a fundraiser for one of my favorite Louisville organizations, Actors Theater, and you have a win – win! That's the background and why I’m thrilled this Saturday is the annual 2011 Lobster Feast. This year the theme is Pop … [Read more...]

AT&T Are you Kidding?


I just read the latest "AT&T Enhances Wireless Coverage in Downtown Louisville" This must be a press release from AT&T's PR division. So if this e-mail/blog post reaches at least one of them I'll feel better: To all management at AT&T; you must be nuts. I used to be a supporter of AT&T. I ignored the reports of service problems in cities like San Francisco because I never had a major problem living here in Louisville. That changed 2 weeks ago. I'm told after almost daily calls … [Read more...]

Oh my… how about a Trader Joe’s in Louisville

I’ll admit I’ve never been to a Trader Joes but I’ve heard plenty about them! In fact a roar of approval went up around my office today when we read that they might be considering Louisville as an expansion city. The two operative words here “read” and “might”. Now follow this…. The Courier Journal’s Chris Otts’ quoted a Business first story by John Kaman that “Several sources, who asked not to be identified, have told Business First that the Monrovia, Calif.-based chain … [Read more...]