November 18, 2017

Learn about Louisville Real Estate the easy way

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How do you spend your time on the computer? Work? Surfing? Exploring? Learning? With two words I’m about to show you a way to do what ever you do on the computer and kick it up a notch or two. Save time, get more out of your computer with “Google Alerts”! Never heard of them? It’s simple and yes, Free! The alerts are a way for you to have Google actively and continually look for whatever interests you and bring the information back to you! The process is fairly straightforward and … [Read more...]

Encouraging signs for Louisville home buyers and sellers

New Louisville Kentucky home sales numbers for March 2011 show some promising signs. The number of homes sold last month was down 10% from March 2011. Ok, you may be saying “down 10%... that’s promising”? Heck yes… remember March 2010 saw large numbers of first time and move up home buyers in the market skewing home sales up for the first 6 months of 2010. The number of homes going under contract was also positive for home sellers. Even with snow, cold temperatures and rain for a … [Read more...]

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 Snow!

It's amazing...even with just a little snow on the road people are driving like a blizzard is coming. We sell Louisville Homes luckily we didn't have any appointments today. I'm not so worried about the snow.. it's more about the drivers. Bob Sokoler is a former Anchor/Reporter turned Louisville Realtor 7 years ago in Louisville Kentucky. You can learn more about Bob and his Team at www.weselllouisville.com … [Read more...]

Remodeling your Louisville Home?

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Are you one of the many people living in Louisville wondering if you should remodel parts of the home and stay in it several more years or simply put it on the market and sell it. You might also be thinking it’s time to fix up the house and then sell it. If so here’s the question your probably asking yourself: Where do you spend the money? As an realtor I can tell you the most popular renovations (and the ones that will help sell your home faster) are in the kitchen and master bathroom. … [Read more...]

So who is the top Real Estate Team in Louisville?

So who is the top Real Estate Team in Louisville? By Bob Sokoler - www.weselllouisville.com We may not be number 1 but we're close to the top. The Medley Sokoler Team wrapped up another year. 104 families either moved in or out of Louisville homes (4 more than our goal). It’s a rewarding experience, it really is! We watch the smiles on the faces as our clients follow their dreams, find the perfect home and move in. As a TV reporter and anchor I was lucky enough to meet 1 or 2 people a day, do … [Read more...]

Elite Homes and Joe Pusateri – The company behind tonight’s Extreme Makeover on ABC-TV

By Bob Sokoler - www.weselllouisville.com Did you watch Extreme Makeover on ABC-TV 1/9/2011? If so you saw the 2nd appearance of Louisville Home builder Elite Homes and owner Joe Pusateri! It's not by accident that  Elite Homes has become one of this countries most successful builders. While other builders around the United States have closed up shop, Elite Homes has used the slow down in new home construction to tighten their belts and become better at building homes more efficiently without … [Read more...]

255 RIVER EDGE DR – SHAWNEE ACRES – www.weselllouisville.com

255 RIVER EDGE DR - SHAWNEE ACRES - www.weselllouisville.com Here’s an all brick home with lots of updates (including new carpet in all bedrooms), open floor plan and in Shawnee Acres. There’s plenty of room to spread out in a large vaulted Great Room and gas log fireplace and alcove for a flat screen TV. Never feel cramped again in the over-sized eat-in Kitchen which has an abundance of cabinets counter top space and pantry. There's also a spacious eat-in area with bay window that can … [Read more...]

Happy New Year – the dog days may be behind us!

It's a mixed bag for Louisville Home Owners! According to a new report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), nationally homes going under contract for November 2010 increased 3.5% in November. That confirms we’re seeing a gradual recovery that should continue into 2011. Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist says “If we add 2 million jobs as expected in 2011, and mortgage rates rise only moderately, we should see existing-home sales rise to a higher, sustainable volume. Locally … [Read more...]

What’s new in Louisville Real Estate sales for 2011?

Louisville area Home owners received a belated holiday gift today. According to a new report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), pending home sales rose 3.5% in November. That's great news and it confirms we're seeing a gradual recovery that should continue into 2011. Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist says  "If we add 2 million jobs as expected in 2011, and mortgage rates rise only moderately, we should see existing-home sales rise to a higher, sustainable volume. So more good … [Read more...]