Douglass Hills (Louisville, KY)
By Jessica Gaines Jarboe, Principal Broker
(Louisville Gaines Real Estate)
WELCOME TO THIS WELL-MAINTAINED, BRICK RANCH IN PRESTIGIOUS DOUGLASS HILLS. Home features great curb appeal, large foyer, & floor-to-ceiling windows throughout for lots of light. Living Room & Formal Dining Room offer crown molding & chair rail trim as well as providing ample space for entertaining. Eat-in Kitchen includes appliances to remain: refrigerator, stove, & dishwasher, & eat-in area w/updated bay window for lots of light. Laundry Room is conveniently located off kitchen. Washer & Dryer to Remain. Large Family Room features fireplace w/brick hearth, built-in bookcase, & charming wood beams. Family Room opens to charming stone patio & pathway, landscaping, & fenced area for privacy. Master Bedroom offers ample closet space & Master Bath w/large vanity. Two more nicely sized bedr...
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By The Miles & Smith Real Estate Group
(Keller Williams Realty Louisville East)
Search current inventory of Douglass Hills Homes For Sale Listing Details   Stunning Ranch located in Douglass Hills KY  11017 Finchley Rd, Louisville KY 40243Price: $234,900MLS Number: 1359646Bedrooms: 3Bathrooms: 2Square Footage: 2754 Call The Miles & Smith Real Estate Group at 502-554-9444 to see if this property is still available and arrange a showing.  You're going to really enjoy how bright and open this home is Stunning ranch located in Douglas hills. This home features 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths. Close to everything, shopping and restaurants. Enter though the glass paneled front door with side lights into the open entryway. Spacious living area has hardwood floors windows and is a great space for special occasions. Just off the living area you will find the dining room; it has...
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DOUGLASS HILLS is a very popular and highly desired neighborhood in Louisville, KY. At one time it was farmland from 1813 until the 1970s, and was purchased by James J. Douglas in 1896. Douglas passed in 1917 and the land wasnt incorporated until 1973 when the farmland was turned into subdivisions that have flourished into what see see and love today!   Amenities & Features: Warren Walker Park and Running Creek Park offer residents a fun way to enjoy hours of relaxation.  The swimming pool offers hours of enjoyment and the opportunity to meet with friends and neighbors.  Tennis courts are available on a first come, first serve basis. A great walking track around Warren Walker Park can be used year round. The Faye Tanner Gazebo is available for family get together and can be rented for ...
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By Dave Halpern, Louisville Short Sale Expert
(Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827)
Lenders push houses to foreclosure by demanding short sale offers to be 10% to 30% higher than market value. It’s a mystery. We can send the lender the electronic log from the lockbox to prove that 20 or 30 agents showed the house and that we got the highest offer the market will pay. We can send them comparable sales showing market value. We can show the banks the long days on market and all the comparable listings that never sold. Somehow the lender overrides reality. Foreclosures Cause Values To Spiral Down. Short Sales Reduce The Lender's Losses. The lender dooms the house to foreclosure rather than accepting a logical short sale. That causes more blight in the neighborhood, which brings values further down, which causes more future foreclosures. Many articles and studies have been ...
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By Dave Halpern, Louisville Short Sale Expert
(Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827)
Recent Trend in Short Sales: 2nd position mortgage holder demands $X dollars more than the 1st mortgage holder is willing to allocate 1st position mortgage holder is unwilling to allocate more Seller doesn’t have the extra money to bring to closing Doom Loop Scenario #1 Buyer is unwilling or unable to pay the extra $X dollars on the seller’s behalf Buyer walks. Takes time to get a replacement buyer, the market continues to decline. 1st mortgage company loses much more than the $X dollars they withheld from the 2nd. Doom Loop Scenario #2 Buyer is willing to pay the extra $X dollars 1st mortgage refuses to let the buyer pay the extra money to the 2nd. 1st says any extra money needs to be added to the purchase price and should go to the 1st. 2nd is told they should take what the 1st is all...
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By Erik Hitzelberger, Louisville - Middletown Real Estate
(RE/MAX Alliance - Louisville REALTOR-Luxury Homes)
  One of the best aspects of living in Douglass Hills is the convenience of the park.  Regardless of your age or interests, the park offers plenty to do.  From a playground to tennis courts to sand volleyball pits to bike trails and open space for soccer, football, or frisbee golf; this green space has plenty for kids of all ages.  Grills and picnic tables are available for family gatherings, quiet picnics, etc.  There's even a large gazebo if your get-together is requires more space.  Finally, the Douglass Hills pool is adjacent to the park. While this public space is convenient to most of Middletown, there is nothing quite like being within walking distance.  This is a tremendous amenity for Douglass Hills residents. Playground Sand volleyball courts and plenty of open space for socc...
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