Our most popular articles about the city of Louisville and why so many people lova living here in the Possibility City. Learn more about things to do in Louisville KY.

For anyone looking to purchase a home in Louisville, touring the priciest neighborhoods will reveal the impeccable architecture, rolling landscapes, and stunning views that allow these well-known areas to command such high price tags. After reviewing five years worth of data from the Greater Louisville MLS we were able to find the most expensive neighborhoods in Louisville. If you are looking for a mansion or even just a smaller home in one of these areas, be prepared to pay a premium price!


Luxury Neighborhoods Across Louisville KY


14. The Highlands

Around the 1920s a lot of developing was taking place in the Highlands. Today it still stands as one of the most popular neighborhoods in the Louisville area. Over the years the Highlands has…

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As a longtime resident of the Louisville area, and servicing clients in real estate. One of the top questions we get from clients that are new to the area is what are the best restaurants in Louisville KY? It is no surprise why. For decades Louisville has been known as a foodie town. There are so many great restaurants to choose from! Sometimes its easier to just narrow it down to what type of food you are in the mood for, then decide where to eat. Even then it can still be hard to choose from all the great restaurants.


Most Popular Places to Eat in Louisville KY


610 Magnolia Restaurant

610 Magnolia

610 W Magnolia Ave, Louisville, KY 40208
$$$$ American, Vegetarian Friendly
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610 Magnolia, a contemporary yet rustic restaurant with ancient wooden…

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Eighteen Parks and Playgrounds in Louisville to Visit

Discover some of the most popular parks and playgrounds around the Louisville area. The list below ranks our cities top parks to better help you discover new parks you may want to visit this summer.

1. The Parklands of Floyds Fork

Playground at Beckley Creek Park at the Parklands

Growing in popularity is one of my favorite parks to visit, the Parklands of Floyds Fork. A new park system that stretches alongside the Gene Snyder Freeway and Floyds Fork. A collection of four different, unique parks with plenty of amenities. The four parks include Beckley Creek Park, Pope Lick Park, Turkey Run Park and the newest one Broad Run Park.

Hiking in The Parklands

The Parklands features over 40 miles of trails throughout the park system that…

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Louisville is an amazing place to visit with so many things to do. Below is a great list of things to do in Louisville Kentucky. If you are planning a visit to the area or have just moved here from out of town, there are plenty of attractions and activities for everyone. Click on one of the categories below to jump to the section and discover the many different things to do here in Louisville.

Things to do by Category:

Active Lifestyle Arts & Theatre Entertainment Family & Kids Historical & Museums


Active Lifestyle: Things to do

Beckley Creek Park

A new park system that stretches alongside the Gene Snyder Freeway and Floyds Fork. A collection of four different, unique parks with plenty of…

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Are you thinking about moving to Louisville, KY or do you know someone that is making the move? Here is a great guide to share with them so they can see first hand what it is like living in Louisville.

Louisville has continued to grow at a rapid pace over the last decade. Experiencing a sustainable economy and in return, great growth for Louisville real estate.


Living in Louisville, KY

When relocating to Louisville KY, at first you may not know what to expect. Below we will help you discover what makes the city of Louisville so great. We will uncover why residents love living in Louisville and learn more about attractions that take place throughout the year.

Moving to Louisville. Top things to do in the City Infographic


From live entertainment to amazing local…

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Popular Derby Festival Events

 What are the Best Kentucky Derby Festival Events?

Looking for something to do in Louisville during the Kentucky Derby? Below is a list of the most popular Kentucky Derby Festivals for 2019. Best of all, the majority of them take place within a very close distance of Downtown Louisville.

This time of year is clearly the most exciting time for Louisville, let alone the state of Kentucky! If you are not familiar with the tradition - the two weeks leading up to the Kentucky Derby is jam-packed with a ton of events for everyone to enjoy.

1.) Thunder Over Louisville

Thunder Over Louisville kicks off the Kentucky Derby Festival excitement. If attending for the firs time, try and get there early so you can enjoy the air show. The air show runs…

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Good news! The value of your home has gone up. The bad news is your property taxes likely have too.

With a little bit of luck, you may be able to appeal your Louisville property taxes if you believe they are inaccurate.

How does the PVA Determine Property Values

Each time there is a sale in your neighborhood the local PVA office will enter the data into their system to record the transaction. The sale price will then represent the value of the property for approximately the next two years.

However, the Jefferson County PVA uses a computer-assisted mass appraisal system (CAMA) to determine the property values for more than 250,000 homes. This algorithmic system is closely monitored to make sure the current market value of your home is accurate…

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We have gathered a list of the top neighborhoods in Louisville. These communities have either been statistically proven over the years to be in high demand, continue to appear in the press and headlines or even high-end communities with million dollar homes. For newcomers, looking for houses for sale in Louisville KY this is a great reference.


List of the Best Neighborhoods in Louisville


Audubon Park

Median Sale Price: $244,000

Located only ten minutes south of Downtown Louisville and the Louisville International Airport. The historical Audubon Park is a beautiful neighborhood that is shaded by mature trees and a park-like setting. Residents also enjoy the private, full-service Audubon…

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Top dog parks in Louisville KY

Depending on your location, there may actually be a dog park just around the corner from you! A great place where you can take your four-legged friend to get some exercise. However, keep in mind, some dog parks in Louisville actually require you to be a paid member for a small annual fee. So be sure to check before making the trip to a certain park.

What are the Best Dog Parks in Louisville?

Below is a list of some of the top dog parks in the area (in no particular order).

  1. The Barklands of Floyds Park: An off-leash dog park located within the Parklands of Floyds Fork. This dog park is opened to the members of the Louisville Dog Run Association. The area consists of three separates 'zones'. Each one is approximately one-acre in size.

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In this article, we dig deep into the local MLS statistics to find out when is the best time to buy a house in Louisville Kentucky.

Best time to buy a house in Louisville. Case study.

The takeaway from this study was clear, we were able to get a great overlook on the Louisville real estate  market and how it shifts throughout the year.

The Data

We looked at 10 years worth of statistics from the local MLS (2006-2016).

The data included:

⚬ Over 184k New Listings
⚬ Over 145k Sold Listings

We narrowed down the search criteria to only include:

⚬ Single Family Residence
⚬ Condominiums
⚬ and Patio Homes

After all of this research and gathering of data, noticeable trends stood out for median sale prices, days on market, new listings and more.

First,…

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