Battle of the Mexican Restaurants: The Best in Fountain Square

Tucked into the tiny blocks of Fountain Square and Fletcher Place are a ton of unique and inventive restaurants, including four superb Mexican restaurants. Not sure which one to try first? Don’t worry, we’ve tried them all for you. Here’s what you need to know. Revolucion This bright and hip Mexican joint is quite a[…]

Grocery Store Rundown: Where to Shop in Fountain Square

Living in Fountain Square has a ton of perks; great restaurants and bars, amazing events always popping up, First Friday celebrations, and of course, a variety of quirky, fun shops to explore. Finding a convenient grocery store is also easy, since there is a plethora of options. Four of the main stores in town, Wildwood[…]

Down on Your Home

How Much Should You Put Down on Your Home?

If you’re a first time home buyer, you’re bound to have a lot of questions about down payments. How much will you need and what’s the right percentage to put down? And what else do you need to know? We’ll walk you through the steps to best determining your ideal down payment. Determining Your Down Payment[…]

First Time Home Buyer’s Guide: 5 Steps to Owning a Home

Are you thinking about taking the plunge into buying your first home? Home owning can be extremely beneficial and rewarding, but taking those first steps can feel overwhelming. If you’re considered buying your first home, follow these five key steps. Check Your Credit You don’t want there to be any unexpected surprises when you try[…]

Dig In: FS Houses’ Guide to New Restaurants in Fountain Square & Downtown Indy

by Courtney Johnston The weather is slowly starting to warm up, which means more and more people can be spotted trekking along the Cultural Trail connecting Fountain Square to Downtown Indy. That also makes it the perfect time to try some new restaurants in the area that opened during the fall and winter. Here’s a[…]

Is Your Home Ready for Winter?

5 Money Saving Tips to Keep You Safe and Warm Indoors by Courtney Johnston Just like 2016 snuck up upon us, so too did the plummeting temperatures and frigid conditions of winter. Anyone in Indianapolis can tell you that Midwestern winters can be brutal, so staying indoors and keeping warm is imperative. Winterizing your home[…]

Downtown Indy New Year’s Eve 2015 Guide – Where Will You Be?

With the holidays upon us, many people in the Fountain Square area are thinking past Christmas and confirming their New Year’s Eve plans. While some people have had plans locked down for months, others are still weighing their options and waiting to hear about all of the events going on before deciding where to celebrate.[…]

Get to Know Local Business Professionals – Celebrate First Fridays at FS Houses

Residents of Fountain Square are no strangers to the First Friday festivals that go on every month, and even as the cold weather sets in, locals still come out to support local businesses, the arts, and converse with a variety of individuals. This past First Friday in Fountain Square was no exception. When most people[…]

Calvin Fletcher’s Coffee Company: A Haven for Coffee Lovers

  Nestled in the heart of Fletcher Place, along the Cultural Trail, is a small, local coffee shop appropriately titled Calvin Fletcher’s Coffee Company. Any resident of Fountain Square can tell you about this unique café, with its dedication to community service, support of local artists, and passion for creating a great tasting cup of[…]