Date Night in Fountain Square: Going All Out

We’ve covered ways to have a pretty affordable, yet impressive date night in Fountain Square, for under $75. But what about the times when money isn’t an issue and you want to go all out to impress your date? Where do you go? Here are some great ideas in the Fountain Square and Fletcher Place[…]

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[…]

Short term hold / Long term flip

2939 Broadway –  4 Bedroom 1.5 bath SFH in a heavy revitalization area.  Mapleton Fall Creek. Purchase price:  $84,000 Rented to excellent tenants at $950/month. Hold this one for 3 – 5 years and then…   FLIP it.  Maybe even sooner 🙂  Homes are being renovated all over this area.  This neighborhood is located in[…]

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[…]

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[…]

Bates Hendricks

614 Weghorst – Coming Soon

FS Houses Complete Renovation – Bates Hendricks This 4 bedroom 2 bath will sell fast once we list it on the market.  Here’s your chance to act now before its GONE.  Exterior is completely renovated including real cedar siding, new roof and brand new 2 car oversized garage.  Interior is also all new…  Kitchen +[…]

Rocket 88 Doughnuts: “Bringing All Natural, Organic Ingredients Full Circle”

Written By: Patrick Burtch Rocket 88 Doughnuts has been my baby for an entire year now. What a crazy year! It was about 2 ½ years ago that the idea for Rocket 88 started to develop, and last December, it finally became a reality in Fountain Square. I’m a very proud resident of Fountain Square for[…]

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[…]

Open House This Weekend Here in Fountain Square!

Open House: • Where: 1210 Hoyt Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46203 • When: Sunday from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM Here it is! FS Houses presents 1210 Hoyt. 1,104 Sq. Ft. Original historic features were kept and brought back to life. Just wait till you see the hardwood floors, pocket door and tall historic windows. Modern open[…]