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  • Significant Sales | November 2022

    Significant Sales | November 2022

    View the highest-priced sales that closed in November and please contact us to start the conversation if you are looking to buy or sell your own property. Our agents are experts at artfully uniting extraordinary homes with extraordinary lives throughout Indiana, and beyond.

    565 Old Ashbury Road | Westfield, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Traci Garontakos, Garontakos Group | $1,500,000

    8045 Hanley Lane | Zionsville, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Traci Garontakos, Garontakos Group | Buyer Represented by Tracy Wright, Tracy Wright Team | $1,252,500

    1712 Willow Lane | Warsaw, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Lynn Reecer, Lynn Reecer Team | $990,000

    485 W. Cedar Street | Zionsville, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Robbin Edwards, Edwards Realty Group (ERG) | Buyer Represented by Erin Wilson, ERG | $900,000

    11328 Still Creek Drive | Zionsville, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Robbin Edwards, Edwards Realty Group | $890,000

    2717 Benmore Court | Zionsville, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Jaci Cleveland, Garontakos Group | $745,000

    11596 Summit Circle | Zionsville, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Mary Wernke, Mary Wernke Real Estate Group | $739,000

    223 Savo Rock Court | Fort Wayne, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Lynn Reecer, Lynn Reecer Team | $730,000

    Additional Sales

    10788 Diamond Drive | Carmel, Indiana

    Buyer Represented by Matt Meyers | $825,000


    Encore Sotheby’s International Realty offers home sellers and buyers access to the most accomplished real estate professionals who assist in achieving their real estate goals. With offices located throughout Indiana, including Carmel, Indianapolis, Zionsville, Fort Wayne and Lake Wawasee they are Indiana real estate experts, backed by the world-class Sotheby’s International Realty brand. For all of your real estate needs, call 317.660.4444 or visit encoresothebysrealty.com.

  • Lindsay McAteer Announced as New President of Encore Sotheby’s International Realty

    Lindsay McAteer Announced as New President of Encore Sotheby’s International Realty

    Encore Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce that Lindsay McAteer, former Chief Operations Officer, has been appointed President of the brokerage.

    Lindsay McAteer will assume responsibility for leading Encore Sotheby’s International Realty’s (Encore SIR) operations, talent, and community involvement. With a laser focus on serving its agents, fostering a collaborative environment for all, and giving back to the community, Encore SIR will continue to grow and be more than a name synonymous with quality. Under her direction, she plans to forge a lifestyle of sophistication, expertise, and trust for all agents, employees, partners, and clients.

    “Throughout my 13-year career at Encore SIR, I have been lucky enough to work with and learn from some of the greatest minds in real estate. As President, I will work to build upon the foundation of excellence set by those mentors, colleagues, and agent partners,” McAteer said. “Integrity, authenticity, and respect for others have always been key components of my personal and professional perspective, and I plan to lead Encore SIR with these core values for years to come.”

    McAteer is a founding member of the global brand’s Indiana affiliate and most recently was Chief Operating Officer of the firm. She brings invaluable experience to her new role and has earned her Managing Broker’s License from the Tucker School of Real Estate, as well as past accolades, including the Northside Mibor Rising Star Award, the Mibor Rising Star Award, REAL Graduate completion and is a prior recipient of the Bud Tucker Scholarship. In addition, she serves as a board member of the REALTOR® Foundation.

    “I am very excited for Lindsay’s new leadership role at Encore Sotheby’s International Realty. Having worked closely with Lindsay over the last 13 years, I have watched her earn the trust and respect of our agents, staff, clients and the central Indiana REALTOR® community. Her promotion to President of our company ensures our leadership will continue to embrace our mission of providing a superior level of service to all our stakeholders,” said Mark Zukerman, Founder and CEO of Encore SIR.

    Encore Sotheby’s International Realty offers home sellers and buyers access to the most accomplished real estate professionals who assist in achieving their real estate goals. With offices located throughout Indiana, including Carmel, Zionsville, Fort Wayne and Lake Wawasee they are Indiana real estate experts, backed by the world-class Sotheby’s International Realty brand. For all of your real estate needs, call 317.660.4444 or visit encoresothebysrealty.com.

  • Out and About: Indiana Events | December 2022

    Out and About: Indiana Events | December 2022

    It’s that time of year to spread holiday cheer which means it’s also the perfect time to spend with friends and family out and about throughout the Hoosier State. From farmers markets to extravagant light displays and museum exhibits, you will not run short of things to do. Our seasoned agents are experts in connecting you with properties that suit your lifestyle, hobbies and goals. We’ll see you out and about in the wonderful communities we live in and serve!

    Carmel Winter Farmers Market, Carmel | Oct. 15th – Mar. 25th

    Snow Days Exhibit, Indianapolis | Nov. 5th – Feb. 5th

    Festival of Trees, Indianapolis | Nov. 11th – Jan. 7th

    Magic of Lights, Noblesville | Nov. 18th – Jan. 1st

    Festival of Gingerbread, Fort Wayne | Nov. 25th – Dec. 18th

    A Merry Prairie Holiday, Fishers | Nov. 25th – Dec. 22nd

    Winterfest, Zionsville | Dec. 9th – Jan. 2nd

    Festival of Carols, Carmel | Dec. 16th – 18th

    Holiday Events at the Children’s Museum, Indianapolis | Dates Vary

  • Significant Sales | October 2022

    Significant Sales | October 2022

    View our monthly round-up of significant sales in October, where our agents artfully united extraordinary homes with extraordinary lives throughout Indiana.

    709 Old Ashbury Road | Westfield, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Sandy Ginn and Michelle Armstrong | $1,750,000

    220 E. 82nd Street | Indianapolis, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Mary Wernke | $1,315,000

    5200 Carrington Circle | Carmel, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Jeff Carroll Group | $805,000

    2711 E. High Grove Circle | Zionsville, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Andrea Kelly | $775,750

    12307 Harvest Glen Boulevard | Fishers, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Rada Adams | $750,000

    4202 Old Mill Road | Fort Wayne, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Lynn Reecer, The Lynn Reecer Team | $612,000

    Additional Sales

    6702 Berkley Court | Zionsville, Indiana

    Buyer Represented by Traci Garontakos | $1,735,000

    11555 Bent Tree Court | Zionsville, Indiana

    Buyer Represented by Tracy Wright | $1,075,000

    12370 Saint Armands Circle | Carmel, Indiana

    Buyer Represented by Tracy Wright | $625,000

    9384 E. Oakridge Drive | Saint John, Indiana

    Buyer Represented by Lesley Sweeney | $609,000

    1376 Kirklees Drive | Carmel, Indiana

    Buyer Represented by Annie Schweiger | $607,450

    Encore Sotheby’s International Realty offers home sellers and buyers access to the most accomplished real estate professionals who assist in achieving their real estate goals. With offices located throughout Indiana, including Carmel, Indianapolis, Zionsville, Fort Wayne and Lake Wawasee they are Indiana real estate experts, backed by the world-class Sotheby’s International Realty brand. For all of your real estate needs, call 317.660.4444 or visit encoresothebysrealty.com.

  • Four Luxurious Dining Rooms Perfect for Family Gatherings

    Four Luxurious Dining Rooms Perfect for Family Gatherings

    ‘Tis the season to gather with friends and family over a warm, home-cooked meal. The formal dining room is where all the action takes place so our team took the time to gather four cozy, yet stylish dining rooms for your viewing pleasure. From traditional to modern styles, the wood accents, natural lighting and color schemes of these dining spaces will leave you inspired.

    4450 North Meridian Street | Indianapolis, IN | Listed by Mike Johnson

    This traditional style dining room is brimming with tons of natural light and the extravagant chandelier is sure to take your breath away.

    11328 Still Creek Drive | Zionsville, IN | Listed by Robbin Edwards

    Bright, white and fabulous, this formal dining room is one to admire. The wainscot panelling, combined with statement wallpaper adds character while complimenting the dark wood accents throughout.

    14566 Chelsea Court | Carmel, IN | Listed by Matt Meyers

    Modern and minimalistic, this dining set is anchored by a traditional rug, offering the perfect spot to dine. Adjacent to the kitchen, there’s easy access to prep and mingle. Simplicity meets luxury in this beautiful space.

    7117 Signature Run | Fort Wayne, IN | Listed by Lynn Reecer and Mark Swift

    Traditional and inviting, this dining room is perfect for family gatherings. Its warm color scheme and intricate trim detail throughout add character and style to this space.

    For more information, visit our website at encoresothebysrealty.com or call 317.660.4444.

  • Market Report | October 2022

    Market Report | October 2022

    With the real estate market normalizing and showing similar trends to pre-pandemic times, it’s more crucial than ever to analyze the market data and work with a skilled real estate professional to assist you throughout the buying or selling process. October brought seasonal themes of fewer transactions, longer average days on market and consistent average sales prices. Additionally, many communities saw increased months of inventory compared to past months.

    We invite you to read the full report below to learn more about your specific community and reach out to see how our agents can guide you, advocate for you, and assist you throughout your real estate journey.

    Click here to view the full report.

    Click here to view all reports year-to-date.

  • Out and About: Indiana Events | November 2022

    Out and About: Indiana Events | November 2022

    The holiday season is upon us, offering the perfect time to gather with friends and family. From Thanksgiving Day fun runs to farmers markets to extravagant light displays, there’s something for everyone throughout the Hoosier State. Our seasoned agents are experts in connecting you with properties that suit your lifestyle, hobbies and goals. We’ll see you out and about in the wonderful communities we live in and serve!

    Indy Winter Farmers Market, Indianapolis | Nov. 5th – Apr. 29th

    Autumn Promenade, Valparaiso | Nov. 12th

    Tree Lighting Ceremony, Winona Lake | Nov. 19th

    Nickel Plate Express, Noblesville | Nov. 19th – Dec. 23rd

    Carmel Christkindlmarkt, Carmel | Nov. 19th – Dec. 24th

    Christmas at the Zoo, Indianapolis | Nov. 19th Dec. 30th

    Happy Smallidays, Fort Wayne | Nov. 19th – Jan. 8th

    Newfields Winter Lights, Indianapolis | Nov. 20th – Jan. 8th

    2022 Festival of Trees, Fort Wayne | Nov. 23rd – 30th

    Thanksgiving Day Race, Locations Vary | Nov. 24th

    Circle of Lights, Indianapolis | Nov. 25th – Jan. 13th

    Sullivan Santa Express, Indianapolis | Nov. 25 – Dec. 23

  • Just Listed | Camelot Ridge Resort, Avilla

    Just Listed | Camelot Ridge Resort, Avilla

    Encore Sotheby’s International Realty is proud to present Camelot Ridge Resort in Avilla, Indiana, offered at $4,500,000 and listed by Sandy Ginn and Michelle Armstrong, of The Sandy Ginn Team at Encore Sotheby’s International Realty.

    The property is located 15 miles outside of Auburn, Indiana, and truly is an outdoorsman’s dream. The property features 220+ acres of hardwoods, rolling hills, ponds, ravines and abundant wildlife. Campsites, firepits, lakes, and cabins are just part of this woodland experience.

    Nestled in the woods, the 9,225-square-foot private residence features 6 bedrooms, 7.5 baths, and boasts cathedral ceilings, floor-to-ceiling reclaimed timber, elm bark details, soaring stone wood burning fireplaces, and expansive views throughout the home. Fit to entertain, the lower level provides an authentic saloon and theater room leading to extraordinary outdoor living with a gunite pool and stone waterfall overlooking remarkable scenery.

    Just steps away from the main house is a 4,000+ square-foot barn with floor-to-ceiling knotty pine offering space for entertaining and storage. The property also hosts a shooting range, fully functioning deer handling facility, and dog runs. Fourteen rifle, bow, and tower blinds are strategically located to experience expansive views and exceptional hunting.

    “We’re thrilled for Sandy [Ginn] and Michelle [Armstrong] to bring this unique property to the market. It encompasses a lifestyle fit for a true outdoorsman and offers ample recreational activities,” Mark Zukerman, CEO and Founder of Encore Sotheby’s International Realty, said of the property.

    This unparalleled and special property features miles of natural beauty and endless opportunity for recreation. If you or someone you know is interested in learning more about this property, reach out to Sandy Ginn at 317.332.9828or Michelle Armstrong at 317.531.5046, or visit encoresothebysrealty.com.

  • Significant Sales | September 2022

    Significant Sales | September 2022

    View our monthly round-up of significant sales in September, where our agents artfully united extraordinary homes with extraordinary lives throughout Indiana.

    4501 North Michigan Road | Indianapolis, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Mike Johnson | $14,500,000

    425 N Dunn Street, 421 N Dunn Street, 420 E 9th | Bloomington, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Sandy Ginn and Michelle Armstrong, The Sandy Ginn Team | $2,107,500

    1125 Country Club Lane | Warsaw, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Lynn Reecer, Lynn Reecer Team | $1,625,000

    1820 North 1100 E, 1814 North 1100 E | Sheridan, Indiana

    Seller & Buyer Represented by Traci Garontakos, Garontakos Group | $1,275,000

    1906 Broughton Street | Carmel, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Andrea Kelly | $1,000,000

    630 North Elm Street | Zionsville, Indiana

    Seller Represented by Traci Garontakos & Jaci Cleveland, Garantakos Group | $870,000

    Additional Sales

    5330 N. Meridian Street | Indianapolis, Indiana

    Buyer Represented by Robbin Edwards, Edwards Realty Group | $1,895,000

    410 2nd Ave NE | Carmel, Indiana

    Buyer Represented by Sandy Ginn, Sandy Ginn Team | $1,175,000

    755 W Hawthorne Street | Zionsville, Indiana

    Buyer Represented by Andrea Kelly | $940,000

    Encore Sotheby’s International Realty offers home sellers and buyers access to the most accomplished real estate professionals who assist in achieving their real estate goals. With offices located throughout Indiana, including Carmel, Indianapolis, Zionsville, Fort Wayne and Lake Wawasee they are Indiana real estate experts, backed by the world-class Sotheby’s International Realty brand. For all of your real estate needs, call 317.660.4444 or visit encoresothebysrealty.com.

  • Market Report | September 2022

    Market Report | September 2022

    Despite the changing of seasons, the real estate market throughout Indiana saw little change as many trends showed consistency with the previous couple of months, including fewer transactions, lower average sales prices and increased days on market compared to August.

    In Hamilton County, the different communities offer a wide range of average sales prices to suit buyers’ budgets. Carmel ($570,112) was down 1.1%, Fishers ($430,092) was down 4.1%, Noblesville ($387,926) was down 3.5%, and Westfield ($470,439) was up 2.3% compared to August. All communities showed around one month of inventory available. In Boone County, the average sales price in Zionsville ($647,917) was up 1.4% from the previous month and showed exactly one month of inventory.

    In terms of the luxury market throughout central Indiana, which includes homes above $1 million, the average sales price shot up 32.0% to $1,814,732 in September with 29.3% fewer transactions than the month prior.

    In both Washington Township and Downtown Indianapolis, the average sales prices increased. Washington Township ($451,348) up 32.1% and Downtown Indianapolis ($417,222) up by 14.9% with both reporting fewer transactions than August.

    Fort Wayne saw 477 transactions, or 5.2% less than August, with an average sales price of $256,688, up 2.8% compared to last month. In the Kosciusko County Lakes region, the average sales price reached $741,514, up 2.2% month over month.

    In Northwest Indiana, Valparaiso showed a 7.7% increase to $405,511 for the average sales price, while dropping to 22 average days on market, a decrease of 4.3% from August. The NWI Lakefront Beach communities also saw an uptick in averages sales price to $335,600, or a 27.8% increase from the previous month.

    We invite you to read the full report below to learn more about your specific community and reach out to see how our agents can best assist with all of your real estate goals.

    Click here to view the full report.

    Click here to view all reports year-to-date.