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Avon Average Time on Market Falls Sharply in May, 2012

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  Sellers in Avon, Indiana faced slightly more competition in May, as total listings rose 2.3-percent versus the previous month’s total of 341. Even so, the upside to this is that it is still down nearly 1 percent versus last April’s total of 352 listings. In terms […]

Avon Real Estate Market Slides in March, 2012

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  The Avon real estate market didn’t do so well in March, 2012, even as warmer temperatures made for better home shopping conditions. The news was mixed in at least one key statistical category: Namely, that of total listings. A total of 324 Avon homes for sale […]

Avon Real Estate Market Sees Significant Improvements in February, 2012

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  One positive development, at least as far as Avon sellers had to be concerned, was a 4.1-percent decrease in the total number of homes on the Avon real estate market. In comparison, there were 1.5 percent more homes for sale in Indianapolis during this same period. But the most recent […]

Avon Market Falls in January, 2012

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  There were 296 homes for sale in Avon in January, up 1.4 percent versus the previous month’s total of 292. In comparison, there were 2.4 percent fewer homes for sale in Indianapolis during this same period. Compared to last January’s total of 334 listings in Avon […]

Avon Real Estate Market Improves Significantly in December, 2011

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  Another area of great improvement came in the form of a 10.4-percent decrease in the total number of Avon homes for sale, as there were 292 on the market in December compared to 326 the previous month. In way of comparison, there were 8.4 percent fewer […]

6.1 Percent Fewer Homes for Sale in Avon Indiana in November, 2011

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  The Avon real estate market experienced a 6.1-percent drop in the total number of homes for sale, from 347 in October to 326 in November.  By way of comparison, there were 4.1 percent fewer homes for sale in Indianapolis during this same period. Compared to last […]

Moms Unite at Indianapolis based GetOutMom.com

Moms have a lot on their plate. Whether they are staying at home or juggling a career, it is often impossible for women to be everything to everybody all the time. Now moms can start depending on each other for the help they need, and make money to boot. GetOutMom.com is an Indianapolis business connecting […]

Monster Mini-Golf: Glow in the Dark Miniature Golf with Monsters!

The Monster Mini-Golf course in Avon, Indiana is a prime source of extra-curricular, glow-in-the-dark fun for Avon children of all ages. A successful franchise, there are nevertheless only two Monster Miniature Golf locations in all of Indiana: Avon and Lafayette. Since both towns are near Indianapolis, many Hoosiers from Indy have found their way to […]

Jim Sorgi: In the Shadow of the Mannings

Always a backup, never a Manning. That seems to be the story with former Avon, Indiana resident Jim Sorgi, an NFL quarterback who has yet to see a full game on the turf. While he’s been a great backup for Peyton Manning for the past six years, you have to imagine that Sorgi hoped for […]

Bruce Kopp: Central Indiana Television Personality

Though many famous people from Avon, Indiana are nationally recognized, whether it’s in the racing world (Larry Dixon, Chet Fillip) or the acting world (Steve Talley), there are a few that are more hometown heroes than famous faces. One such person is Indianapolis media personality Bruce Kopp, a veteran of television and radio in the […]

Steve Talley: Slowly Rising Actor from Avon

While several famous actors and actresses have come from Indianapolis and the surrounding Indiana cities, Avon, Indiana only has one actor from within its borders, and “famous” is not the first word most would use to describe him. Best well known for his roles in two American Pie movies (American Pie Presents: The Naked Mile […]

Sergio Gomez: Duranguense Singer, Musical Martyr

Avon, Indiana seems like an unlikely place to spawn a group of musicians sporting tubas, trombones, and synths. Duranguense is a Mexican genre of music, closely tied to banda and norteño, played with an odd ensemble of sax, trombone, a tuba bass line, and, in keeping with modern times, lots of synthesizers. You might expect […]

Chet Fillip: Racing’s Jack of All Trades

Some people are born with steering wheels in their hands and gasoline in their veins. These people have a knack for hopping in any vehicle and instantly bonding with it, making it bend to their will and slip around curves like butter. It doesn’t matter what it is–tractor, pickup, stock car, space shuttle–these people feel […]

Larry Dixon: Top Fuel Champion from Avon, Indiana

Aside from basketball, racing is the most celebrated sport in Hoosier country. The home of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and countless other race tracks, big and small, Indiana loves speed. Therefore, it’s unsurprising that a number of famous Indiana people are affiliated with a racing community, whether it’s NASCAR, midget cars, or drag racing. One […]