Greater Lafayette Real Estate Blog

Welcome to the Nexus Realty Group blog page!  You'll find information related to Lafayette and West Lafayette, Indiana real estate, info and events around the Greater Lafayette community and related helpful content.  We'll discuss Greater Lafayette home values, real estate trends and more!  Visit back often and please reach out to us if is anything we can do for you!  Contact The Nexus Realty Group


Nov. 5, 2019

What is Earnest Money?

When Buying & Selling a Home - What is Earnest Money?

What is Earnest Money?When buying or selling a home or any other piece of real estate, it is customary for the buyer to provide some amount of earnest money to be held in escrow until the completion of the transaction.  What is earnest money and what is most important to understand from the home buyer and home seller’s perspectives?

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Oct. 24, 2019

Just Moved In - Now What?

You Purchased a Home and Moved In - What's Next?

Moving In First StepsSo, you have just moved into your new home and haven’t a clue where to begin.  Well, here are some helpful tips to get you started.

Paint your walls a neutral color and be consistent throughout the main rooms.   This way you can use any style furniture and not have to redo your walls.  It is also advantageous to keep the main pieces of furniture: fabrics on

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Posted in Home Buying
Oct. 11, 2019

Does Decluttering Make Sense?

It seems everyone is “Marie Kondoing”

Decluttered Sanctuary

Millions of people around the world are “Marie Kondoing”—reorganizing by giving up physical items that do not bring joy in their lives.  Have you ever wondered why this makes sense?  Can tidying up your home really make a difference?

Now let’s do a reverse experiment and start with a clean room.  Imagine yourself

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Posted in Home & Lifestyle
Oct. 7, 2019

The Return to Multi-generational Housing in America

Trends, challenges, benefits & resources.

Happy Multi-generational FAmilyOver the past several decades, the typical American couple raised children, watched them move out into the world at adulthood, and discovered the new empty nest lifestyle.  This happened while their parents either downsized or traveled until they were no longer able, then moved into senior communities or aged in place at home.  This trend is beginning to

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Posted in Real Estate Topics