Market Watch – August 2014

Central Indiana home prices up nearly 7 percent year to date Inventory rises by 1.7 percent; five counties show increase in available homes for sale. INDIANAPOLIS – With average home prices reaching $176,835 in August 2014, home sales prices are up 6.7 percent compared to August 2013. Eight of the …

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Let There Be Light!

Most of us take lighting for granted. When we need some light, we flip a switch, and we don’t give it much thought beyond that. But lighting can dramatically change the feeling in a room, making it seem inviting or stark, stimulating or intimate. And compared to other remodeling options, …

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Market Watch – July 2014

Central Indiana home prices up nearly 7 percent year to date Inventory rises by 3.9 percent; four counties show increase in available homes for sale INDIANAPOLIS – With average home prices reaching $175,566 in July 2014, home sales prices are up 6.5 percent compared to July 2013. Eight of the …

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Ten Reasons to Plant Trees

1. Trees modify local temperatures, reducing heating and cooling costs. 2. Trees remove carbon dioxide from the air and replace it with oxygen. 3. Trees smooth out the harsh and straight lines of buildings. 4. Trees shade parking lots, driveways, sidewalks, vehicles and other heat islands. 5. Trees buffer urban …

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