Buying a home is an exciting experience, but it can feel a bit overwhelming if you don’t have the right information. Check out these helpful resources about the home buying process. When you’re ready, contact us at Info@HoaglandGroup.com or 317-886-0501 to tour available homes in the Indianapolis areas.

Lennar offers New Construction in Center Grove

New Construction neighborhood in Center Grove is Morningside.

🏠 Lennar Homes Opens New Community in Bargersville Want to build a new home in Center Grove?  You have a new option!  Morningside by Lennar Homes is now available. If you’ve driven down State Road 144 just west of downtown Bargersville recently (perhaps after tasting one of my favorites- an Exemption – at the Taxman … Continued

What Happens When You Buy New Construction

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When you’re shopping for a new home the real estate market can seem endless and difficult to navigate. One important decision you’ll make is whether you want to buy a new construction home or an already established home. Each comes with their own perks and pitfalls, but if you’re leaning towards a new construction home, … Continued

What are Closing Costs for Home Buyers?

If you’re buying a new home, it’s important to have money set aside for closing costs that will need to be paid upon completion of your home purchase. These costs are usually paid in the final week before you take possession of your new home, and the amount will vary depending on the home you … Continued

Don’t Buy the House… Buy the Neighborhood!

Finding the right neighborhood can be just as important as the right house When you’re looking to buy a new home, you need to keep in mind the location of that home and the neighborhood surrounding it. In many cases, it’s the neighborhood that will make you feel welcome and content, not necessarily the floor plan and square footage. Come … Continued

Avoid the Most Common Buyer Errors

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Avoid the Most Common Buyer Errors! Shopping for a new home is an emotional experience. It’s also time-consuming and comes with a myriad of details. Some buyers, however, caught up in the excitement of buying a new home, tend to overlook some items. Their home purchase turns into an expensive process. These errors generally fall into … Continued

Buyer’s Toolkit – What DO You Need?

Buyer’s Toolkit What do you need to make the most informed, successful home purchase?? Your Team Your Agent A successful purchase starts with the right representative. In fact, once you’ve selected the best agent to represent you, it is likely that he or she can recommend other professionals to join your team, taking more of … Continued

Think you’re interested in HUD / Bank-owned Properties??

What should you know? HUD Homes, Bank-Owned, Pre-Foreclosure, Short-sales… What are we talking about here?? HUD Homes These properties have already been through the foreclosure process and are placed on the market by HUD (The Department of Housing and Urban Development).  They are vacant, sold “as is” and ready for immediate occupancy.  Although they are advertised in the MLS, … Continued

Do You Have Fixer Upper-itis?

Fixer Upper-itis.  That sounds contagious, maybe even dangerous! Lots of people have it — I know we’ve been bitten by the bug, and you may have too! It begins so innocently.  You’re just relaxing on the couch watching Chip and Jo do their amazing transformations and then you start thinking “I could do that!”.  (Sound … Continued

8 Things You Must Know BEFORE Purchasing a Condo

So you’re thinking about stepping into the carefree life of condo living!  Awesome!  Indianapolis and the surrounding areas have lots of great options. Whether you’re thinking about purchasing a condo in the heart of Indianapolis, or an over 55 community in the burbs — It takes additional due diligence to ensure a condo purchase is … Continued