Downsizing Options: Condo Review – Woodmere Townhomes Louisville KY

  Location: This upscale townhome complex is located on Seminary Drive, which runs between US 42 and Highway 22. Take I-264 to the Brownsboro Road exit and turn right off the exit. Follow Brownsboro Road about 1 mile and turn right on Seminary Drive. The entrance will be on your right a short distance down […]

Downsizing Options: Condo Review – The Commons of Westport Gardens Condos Louisville, KY

  The Commons of Westport Gardens: This complex is located on the corner of Westport Road and Herr Lane. It is about ½ mile east of the new Watterson Expressway Westport Rd exit.   General Description: This brick, condominium development, which was originally an apartment complex, was legally converted into condominiums in 2007. The structures are […]

Downsizing Options: Condo Review – Forest Green Patio Homes Louisville, KY

  Forest Green Patio Homes: This complex is located off of Dorsey Lane. It’s about 1/5 mile from the intersection of Dorsey and Hurstbourne Parkway. This complex may also be known as Forest Gardens!  General Description: This upscale patio home development, which was built in the very early 2000’s, consists of forty-three, brick, 1.5 and […]

Downsizing Options: Condo Review – Troon at Landis Lakes Louisville KY

  Location: This upscale patio home development is located off of South English Station Road, just east of the Snyder Expressway. Take I-64 eastbound to the Snyder Expressway heading north. Take the first exit, which is Shelbyville Road, and head east to the second traffic light and turn right on South English Station Road. The […]

Downsizing Options: Condo Review – Diplomat Arms Condominiums Louisville KY

  Location: This complex is located on Thierman Lane, which intersects with Shelbyville Road. Thierman Lane is between North Hubbards and Chenoweth Lanes or about 1.5 miles west of I-264.  General Description: According to the Master Deed, this complex was built in the early 1980’s and consists of a single, 3-story brick building with 46 […]

How To Save Money on Your HVAC Systems.

  When you own your own home, one significant potential expense is the repair or replacement of your furnace and/or air conditioning systems. Fortunately, these systems typically last at least 12 – 15 years; however, with some TLC they can last much longer. The “Clean & Check:” The most cost effective way to extend their […]

Downsizing Options: Condo Review- Graymoor Place Patio Homes Louisville, KY

  Graymoor Place Patio Homes: This complex is located off of Westport Road and is about ½ mile east of the new Watterson Expressway Westport Rd exit. It is nearly at the corner of the intersection of Westport Road and Herr Lane. General Description: This patio home complex, which was constructed in the early 2000’s, […]

Downsizing Options: Condo Review – Pinehurst Green Louisville, KY

  Location: Pinehurst Green is located in eastern Jefferson County off of Hurstbourne Parkway between Dorsey Lane and Route 146 (La Grange Rd). Follow Hurstbourne Parkway north to a right turn on Morat Ave, which is just .2 miles beyond the intersection of Hurstbourne and Dorsey Lane. General Description:  This patio home complex, which was […]

Downsizing Options: Condo Review of Bradford Commons Condominium Louisville, KY

  Bradford Commons Condominium: Located off of Rehl Road, which is on the north side of Blackacre State Nature Preserve. Rehl Road is off Blankenbaker Road, which connects to I-64. General Description: Construction began in 2008 and the final building is currently under construction.  This complex consists of eight, secured, two and three story, brick […]

Reasons to downsize. How much space do I need?

I’ve always wanted to share my experiences related to downsizing from a larger home to something smaller. While everyone’s situation will differ, there are some aspects of such a change that will repeat. By sharing my experiences and ideas, I hope to help you through the process and avoid some of the pitfalls I encountered. […]