Elkhart, IN Real Estate News

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Frailey's Riverdale Home Values change every time a home comparable to yours, sells. Here are the latest sales that will affect Frailey's Riverdale Home Values.Frailey's Riverdale Subdivision is located on the south side of the road, off of Old 20 at Riverdale Drive in Elklhart, Indiana.  Frailey's Riverdale Subdivision is located in Clevelandl Township.  Children who live here, that attend public school, will register with Elkhart Community Schools. 2016 2nd Quarter Frailey's Riverdale Home ValuesProperties currently active on the market: 0Single-family properties closed: 1Average sales price:  $265,000Average list price:  $285,000Sales price to list price ratio:  93%Average days on the market: 19Sales currently pending: 0Are you looking for homes for sale or Elkhart Real Estate, homes...
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By Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
Monty Python's "Spamalot", Now Playing at the Lerner in Elkhart, IN.  The 2005 Broadway Production Spamalot Featuring King Arthur and his Knights brings the musical to the Lerner Theatre.  Winner of 3 Tony Awards including best musical. Friday, July 15, 2016Doors open at 6:30 pmShow starts at 7:30 pmSaturday, July 16, 2016Doors open at 6:30 pmShow starts at 7:30 pmSunday, July 17, 2016Doors open at 2:00 pmShow starts at 3:00 pm Admission$21 Adults$18 Seniors and Students$12 Children The Lerner Theatre410 S. Main St., Elkhart, IN574-293-4469 Box Office Hours9:00 am - 5:00 pm  M-F9:00 am - 1:00 pm Saturdayonline sales at www.lerner.com ------------------------------------If you know someone who wants to Buy or Sell a Home inElkhart, St Joseph, LaGrange and Kosciusko Counties, in IndianaCa...
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By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Dover Trace Home Values will chenge when ever a home like yours, sells.  Here are the most recent sales that will affect Dover Trace Home Values. Dover Trace Subdivision is located on CR 4 between CR 5 and CR 7, Dover Trace Subdivision  is located on the north side of the street in Cleveland Township, Elkhart Indiana. Children who live in Dover Trace Subdivision who attend public school will be attending Elkhart Community Schools. 2016 2nd Quarter Dover Trace Home ValuesProperties currently active on the market: 0Single-family properties closed: 1Average sales price:  $157,000Average list price:  $154,900Sales price to list price ratio:  101%Average days on the market: 6Sales currently pending: 0Are you looking for homes for sale or Elkhart Real Estate, homes for sale in Goshen, Nappane...
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By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Deerfield Estates Home Values change when ever a home that is comparable to yours, sells.  Here are the most recent sales that will affect your Deerfield Estates Home Values. Deerfield Estates Subdivision is located on the eastside of CR 5, just below the Michigan State Line.  The children who live in Deerfield Estates Subdivision who attent public school will go to Elkhart Community Schools.2016 2nd  Quarter Deerfield Estates Home ValuesProperties currently active on the market: 1Single-family properties closed: 1Average sales price:  $150,000Average list price:  $150,000Sales price to list price ratio:  100%Average days on the market: 19Sales currently pending: 0Are you looking for homes for sale or Elkhart Real Estate, homes for sale in Goshen, Nappanee, Bristol or Wakarusa homes for...
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By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Cobus Lake Estates Home Values change every time a home like yours sells. Here are current sales that will affect Cobus Lake Estates Home Values. Cobus Lake Estates Subdivision is located off of CR 10, on CR 1 past Cleveland Elementary School  in Cleveland Township, Elkhart Indiana.    Children who live in Cobus Lake Estates Subdivision who attend public school will be attending Elkhart Community Schools.  The Cobus Lake Owners Association was formed for the purpose of treating the Lake.  Only the Home Owners on the Lake are members and all their addresses end in an odd number.  As of February 3, 2011: The President is Tom Lilly at 574-264-6545 The Treasure is Jeff Robertson at 574-206-1608  2016 2nd Quarter Cobus Lake Estates Home ValuesProperties currently active on the market:2Single...
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By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Brookside Home Values change whenever a home sells that is comparable to yours.  Here are the most recent sales figures that affect Brookside Home Values.Brookside Subdivision is located on US 20 east of Ash Road to Spring Run on the north side of the road in Cleveland Township, Elkhart Indiana. Children who live in Brookside Subdivision who attend public school will be attending Elkhart Community Schools. Brookside C & R 2016 2nd Quarter Brookside Home ValuesProperties currently active on the market:0Single-family properties closed:2Average sales price:  $164,450Average list price:  $174,900Sales price to list price ratio: 94%Average days on the market: 42Sales currently pending:0Are you looking for homes for sale or Elkhart Real Estate, homes for sale in Goshen, Nappanee, Bristol or W...
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By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Brookhills Villas Home Values change when ever a home like yours sells. Here are up to date sales that affect Brookhills Villa's Home Values.Brookhills Villas are located on Old Us 20, east of Ash Road about a quarter of a mile.  Brookhills Villas are located on the north side of the road in Elkhart.  Children who live here that attend public schools will be in the Elkhart Community School District.   Brookhill Villas C & R 2016 2nd Quarter Brookhills Villas Home ValuesProperties currently active on the market: 0Single-family properties closed: 0Average sales price:  $Average list price:  $246,900Sales price to list price ratio: %Average days on the market: Sales currently pending: 2Are you looking for homes for sale or Elkhart Real Estate, homes for sale in Goshen, Nappanee, Bristol or...
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By Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
Throwback ThursdayElkhart Historian Demonstrates the First GPSPaul Thomas, Historian of Elkhart County and founder of the "Time Was" Museum on north Main Street, in Elkhart, Indiana shows many of the inventions made in Elkhart, Indiana. Here is a clip of his demonstration of a GPS made for cars, in 1930, although it was not called that at the time. ------------------------------------If you know someone who wants to Buy or Sell a Home inElkhart, St Joseph, LaGrange and Kosciusko Counties, in IndianaCall me:  Larry Johnston, 574-304-7577"We have agents to serve you with your Real Estate needs"Friends & Neighbors Real Estateand Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC, Elkhart, Indiana,or email larry@larry-johnston.com  
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By Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
Air Supremacy Over Elkhart Returns This Weekend, July 7, 8 and 9th, 2016.   The skies over the Elkhart Municipal Airport will be filled with WWI, WWII, Jets, Multi-engine aircraft and more, as the Radio-controlled Aircraft Designers, Builders and Pilots take to the air, with their Giant Scale Military and Civilian Classics.  Each aircraft must have an 80 inch wingspan or larger.You can watch them work in the pits, talk to the pilots and watch the action in the sky. The replicas range from 1914 to the present day.July 7, 8 & 99 am to 6 pm DailyAirshowsFriday at 5:30 pmSaturday at 1 pm Admission$3/person  12 & under Free with paid adultVeterans FREE  Air Supremacy over ElkhartIndiana Flight Center2128 Airport Drive, Elkhart, IN 46514Located at the Elkhart Municipal Airport,South Entrance ...
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By Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
Cleveland Twp.,  Elkhart County Market Report - First Half of 2016Cleveland Township is located in the northwest part of Elkhart County, Indiana. People who live in Cleveland Twp are conveniently located close to shopping in both Elkhart and St. Joseph Counties. University Park Mall is just minutes away, as well as Interstate I-80/90. There are an abundance of restaurants in both Counties.The first half of 2016 for Cleveland Twp. shows an active market with 23 sold residential homes and an additional 20 homes Pending.  The average Days on Market for 2016 is 75 days and there are currently 34 homes on the market for sale.The average Listing price for 2016 increased 12.7% over 2015The average Selling price for 2016 increased 5.5% over 2015 The number of Homes Sold in Cleveland Twp. for th...
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By Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
McCarthy's on the Riverwalk - 2016 Summer Music on the Patio.   Elkhart, IN McCarthy's on the Riverwalk, located on the river in downtown Elkhart, again is offering Music on the Patio for the Summer. The patio is covered and heated, overlooking the river, while you enjoy dinner or drinks while listening to many of Elkhart's favorite musicians.  The Summer Music is scheduled every Saturday night through August 27th.July 25   After OursJuly 2     Marcus ClingamanJuly 9     Kris Brownlee & Brian JamesJuly 16   The Ember JarJuly 23   Drop the DawgJuly 30   Acoustic JusticeAug 6     KatthouseAug 13   VibenationAug 20   Steve ForesmanAug 27   Marty Miles McCarty's on the Riverwalk serves Irish dishes, as well as American favoritesClick for Menu HoursMonday - Saturday 11 am to 10 pm.....Closed...
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By Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
"Groovin' in the Gardens"Summer Series at Wellfield Botanic GardensElkhart, IN Sponsored by the Center for Hospice Care, the outdoor concerts will be held at the Wellfield Botanic Gardens from June 16 through August 18, 2016 (See specific dates)Bring your lawn chair or blanket, enjoy the gardens and music.  Lawn chairs will also be available. Matterhorn will provide catering during the concerts as well as alcoholic beverages.  You can bring your own picnic dinner, not alcoholic beverages are not allowed to be brought in.Performance Schedule:June 16 - David Gerald, Blues RockerJune 23 - Frank Russell, Contemporary JazzJune 30 - Paul Decker & the Real Deal, 6 pc horn bandJuly 7 -    Steven Rushingwind & the Native Groove, Indigenous flute combined with other instrumentsJuly 14  - David Ch...
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By Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
Gregg Allman to Perform at the Lerner TheatreElkhart, Indiana Pacific Coast Concerts presents Greff Allman at the Lerner Theatre in Elkhart June 28, 2016.  The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Legend will be in Elkhart for one performance, showcasing his distinctive voice, his keyboard and guitar expertise.In 1969 Greg and his brother Duane introduced their Southern Rock style to the world with their Rock, Blues Country and even some Jazz, with the popular Allman Brothers Band.Singer/songwriter Gregg Allman wrote such hits as "Whipping Post", "Dreams", "Midnight Rider" and "Please Call Home". Tuesday, June 28, 2016Doors open at 6:30 pmShow starts at 7:30 pmReserved Seating$79.85$59.85$39.85 Greg AllmanAt the Lerner Theatre410 S.Main St., Elkhart, IN574-293-4469 Ticket SalesBox Office Monday -...
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By Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
Old Orchard Golf Course Celebrates 50 YearsElkhart, IN Established in 1966, Old Orchard Golf Course has opened its Bar & Grill, with indoor and outdoor seating, which offers Hamburgers and Hot Dogs with chips.  Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages are also available.The course is an 18 hole, par 61 at 3437 yards.The Old Orchard Golf Course is a public course, which offers Family Memberships, Golf Leagues, Driving Cages, Golf Carts and pull carts for rent.  You can even rent your golf clubs. Old Orchard Golf Course24682 CR 16 E, Elkhart, IN 46516574-293-1121 Hours8 am to 10 pm Bar & Grill HoursMonday - Thursday, 4 pm to 8 pmSaturday and Sunday, Noon to 5 pm Golf Lessons574-293-1121 or 574-596-4138 ------------------------------------------If you know someone who wants to Buy or Sell a H...
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By Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
Breakfast at Stacks in Elkhart, IN.   One of my favorite places to eat for breakfast is Stacks Pancake House and Restaurant. It is conveniently located on the east side of Elkhart just off County Road 17, which is a four-lane from the Interstate I-80/90 south past Goshen. Stacks has a variety of breakfast items.  They have a great lunch also. Yes, they even have pancakes!   HoursSunday, 6 am to 3 pmMonday - Friday, 5 am to 3 pmSaturday, 6 am to 3 pm Stacks Pancake House and Restaurant5230 Beck Drive, at CR 17, Elkhart, IN 46516574-333-3910 ------------------------------------------If you know someone who wants to Buy or Sell a Home in Elkhart County, St Joseph County,or surrounding areas, have them call me:Larry Johnston, 574-304-7577Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Su...
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By Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
History of a Painting - The Lerner Theatre Neon Sign.   Elkhart, Indiana The Lerner Theatre, formerly the ELCO, was renovated in recent years to its current glory in downtown Elkhart, Indiana.Every year the Midwest Museum of American Art hosts the Juried Regional Art Show, held at the museum. The regional area includes 22 counties from northern Indiana and Southern Michigan and is known to be the the highest cash awards show in the State of Indiana. Approximately 200 works are selected from hundreds of artisans applying to be in the show, which runs from September to December. This is one of the paintings that I painted, which was selected for the show in 2014.The Lerner features plays, concerts, performances, musicals and movies.  The Lerner has banquet rooms for many types of festivit...
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By Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
Summer Thursdays at Ruthmere, Elkhart, IN.   Every Thursday during June, July and August, Ruthmere Museum will feature live acoustic music from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the outdoor piazza. Date and list of STAR performersAdmission is FREE to the public.Complimentary Iced Tea and Lemonade will be servedNon-alcohol, (No coolers)kids and family environmentRon's River Dogs will be serving up "Dog-Zillas" and snacks at every STAR program Ruthmere Museum320 E. Beardsley Ave, Elkhart, IN574-264-0330 ------------------------------------------If you know someone who wants to Buy or Sell a Home in Elkhart County, St Joseph County,or surrounding areas, have them call me:Larry Johnston, 574-304-7577Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC, Elkhart, Indiana,or email larry@larry...
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By Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
Summer Concert Series Starts at McNaughton Park, June 7, 2016.  The Elkhart Municipal Band, following Elkhart's music heritage, will be presenting concerts at the Arthur J. Singleton Band Shell at McNaughton Park, along the St. Joseph River, every Tuesday in June, July and August, 2016.The community concerts will start at 8 pm, with seating provided, however you are welcomed to bring you own lawn chairs.Summer Concert SeriesMcNaughton Park701 Arcade Ave, Elkhart, INwww.elkhartmunicipalband.com  ------------------------------------------If you know someone who wants to Buy or Sell a Home in Elkhart County, St Joseph County,or surrounding areas, have them call me:Larry Johnston, 574-304-7577Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC, Elkhart, Indiana,or email lar...
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By Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
 "Heart" Comes to the Lerner Theatre in Elkhart, IN.   Performing their hit like "Crazy on You", "Magic Man", "Straight on", "Baracuda" and more, the popular band will be performing at the Lerner Theatre on Wednesday, June 8, 2016.Heart is welcomed by Gurley Leep Automotive and presented by Pacific Coast Concerts Reserved Seating$119.95, $99.85, $79.85 Doors open at 6:30pmShow starts at 7:30 pm The Lerner Theatre410 S.Main St., Elkhart, IN574-293-4469www.thelerner.com  ------------------------------------------If you know someone who wants to Buy or Sell a Home in Elkhart County, St Joseph County,or surrounding areas, have them call me:Larry Johnston, 574-304-7577Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC, Elkhart, Indiana,or email larry@larry-johnston.com
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By Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
 Elkhart Jazz Festival Preview Party at the Lerner Theatre, Elkhart, IN.     Monday, June 6, 2016 The Dave Bennett Trio...will preview the 29th annual Elkhart Jazz Festival with notable popular songs of the past. General Admission $30Doors open at 12:00 pmShow starts at 1:00 pm The Lerner410 S. Main St., Elkhart, IN574-293-4469 Additional Informationhttp://www.thelerner.com/now-playing/2016/june/elkhart-jazz-festival-preview-party-with-the-dave-bennett-trio.html  Event sponsor, J.J. Babbitt Company ------------------------------------------If you know someone who wants to Buy or Sell a Home in Elkhart County, St Joseph County,or surrounding areas, have them call me:Larry Johnston, 574-304-7577Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC, Elkhart, Indiana,or email...
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