To all of our Clients and Friends,
Smith & Wilson Realty is here for you!! Our thoughts and prayers go out to you, your family and friends as we all work together to find a new normal during this difficult time of concern in our country and world.
As a brokerage, we are taking steps to do more virtual communication with our clients and vendors. We want to keep our social and working relationships strong, while maintaining physical distance in accordance with the new communication guidelines.
The Real Estate Market is still doing great. Rates remain low. Lenders are still getting our clients pre-approved, Buyers are viewing homes, and Sellers are listing and closing their property with us everyday. We are just taking a different approach in doing business. Our photographer, stager, title companies,...
Kentucky Derby 2019
The air warms, everything is green again. Here in Kentucky that can only mean one thing. Yes! It’s Derby time! If you aren’t familiar with this annual tradition, the Kentucky Derby probably seems like a random horse race that is nationally broadcast for some reason. The reality is that for this area, it is one of the most vibrant times of the year. The entire city of Louisville is lively for two weeks! Area businesses post “Derby Hours” while people from all over the world come to experience what the region has to offer. The longest running sporting event in America, the Kentucky Derby’s tradition has been here since 1875!
William Clark’s (of Louis & Clark) grandson brought the idea home from Europe and endeavored to create a grand spectacle centered around horse racing. John and Henry Churchill gifted Clark the land and in 1875 the fifteen-horse field ran the first Derby in front of 10,000 spectators....
Summer in Louisville
Whether you are new to Louisville, thinking of moving here, or you have been here for a long time, as summer kicks into overdrive, you maybe wondering, “What is there to do”?
In short, the answer is, “LOTS!” Sometimes known as the largest little town, or the smallest big city, Louisville has a great balance of down home activities and big city flair. Please keep reading as we highlight much of the best summer time fun that Louisville has to offer.
A relatively new...