The demand for housing in Scott County has been growing in the past few years. However, the availability of homes for sale in the county is not equal to the number of homes being sought out.
Local realtor Teresa Jewell has been selling real estate in Scott County for 25 years.
“Right now, it’s a seller’s market,” said Jewell. “This means that we have many more buyers in Scott County than sellers.”
With the sudden boost in buyers, this is a big opportunity for our growing county. With spring right around the corner, there are bound to be more sellers coming out of the woodwork.
“Most will say the best time to buy real estate is spring and summer, and that usually holds true,” added Jewell. “At this time I’m also seeing more interest in Residential Real Estate in Scott County.”
With more interest in Scott County, there is also movement in the house flipping department. Local businesses such as Omega Construction and D+K Demo & Design are contributing to this buyer boom with beautiful new homes they have designed and (re)built.
If you’re thinking about selling your home in Scott County, or an extra property, now is a great time. There are many buyers, as well as first-time home buyers, searching for their perfect home in the community.
This new buyer boom is not unexpected as Scott County has a lot of great amenities to offer.
Our small town lives large when it comes to families and enjoying everyday life,” said Jewell. “Scott County offers easy access to Louisville and Indianapolis as well as Madison for those who enjoy walking along the river banks. If you prefer staying local, you can find plenty to keep you entertained – from our various courtyard festivals throughout the year to playing with goats at Goat Milk Stuff. Summertime activities in Scott County include boating, swimming, fishing and camping at Hardy Lake to strolling around Lake Iola. Our downtown area is alive with restaurants, coffee shops, and local businesses. If you’re looking for exercise, walking our city walking paths and working out at our local YMCA is sure to pique your interest.”
There is so much that Scott County has to offer; it would be a great hometown for any new home buyer. If you are looking to buy or sell in Scott County, try getting together with a local realtor, like Teresa Jewell, to better understand your needs and wants. Scott County could have that small town atmosphere you’re looking for, and become your new hometown.