Housing data released by MIBOR today shows increased activity in closed and pending sales along with steady price gains alongside another month of tight inventory. Closed sales increased 18.6 percent in May compared to May 2015 and rose 13.8 percent in the quarterly comparison. Pending sales showed another month of increases climbing 5.7 in May and 8.9 for ...more »
Mayor Tom DeBaun, Shelbyville, is calling for a major redevelopment plan that impacts the Shelbyville community. The plan includes creating a center gathering plaza on the main circle, re-orienting parking by use of an underground parking lot or surface lot, changing the circular traffic flow and investing in historic buildings by transitioning them into ...more »
Moving Survey Continues, Your Help Needed We could use your help. Since early this year, MIBOR has teamed with the Indiana University Public Policy Institute to look at the reasons people move to or away from central Indiana. The survey objective is to study the reasons in hopes of addressing community needs. We want to reach recent buyers and sellers. If ...more »
MIBOR is hosting a series of information sessions in 2016 entitled Raise the Bar. This is your chance to get up-to-date knowledge that can better your business today. The first session is coming up quick on JUNE 10th. It’s Navigating a Hot Market where your peers will talk about the nuances of making clients happy and business close in one of the ...more »
If you’ve ever noticed how a few benches make a public square more inviting or how a community garden makes a neighborhood feel more livable, then you’ve appreciated placemaking. Placemaking is a global movement that helps citizens transform their underused public spaces into places that highlight local assets, spur rejuvenation, and serve ...more »
Housing data released by MIBOR today shows increased closed sales activity in April alongside another month of tight inventory. Closed sales increased 12.4 percent in April 2016 compared to April 2015 and rose 10.6 percent in the three months ending in April compared to the same three months last year. Pending sales increased, but not to the level ...more »
Our top viewed video in April was the Quick Tip – Incomplete Listing. This video will instruct you on how to successfully add an “Incomplete Listing” and some common questions that we receive as to why a listing is not successfully saved as “Incomplete”. Click here for more.
The leads you gain from consumer searches on MIBOR.com are a critical part of the value you receive through your BLC® affiliation. When we transitioned fully to Matrix™ in September, we changed the public search site to a new interface designed by a company called Solid Earth, this included a new, more robust lead generation tool. More.
Housing data released by MIBOR today shows increased activity in listings and sales along with steady prices gains alongside another month of tight inventory. Closed sales increased 9.2 percent in March compared to March 2015 and rose 9.1 percent in the quarterly comparison. Pending sales showed another month of double digit increases climbing 16.5 and 14.6 ...more »
A recent blog post spells out what millennials need from their REALTOR® during their first home buying experience. Maybe you agree? Read on.