Archive for August, 2017

Buy To Renew Neighborhood of the Month – Stringtown

Posted on: August 31st, 2017 by , No Comments

Story and Photos By: Chris Wakefield   Chances are, you have driven by the Stringtown neighborhood on the near west side of Indianapolis, and didn’t even know it. Stringtown is bordered by the White River to the east, Belmont St. to the west, Washington St. to the south, and Michigan Ave. to the North. History Stringtown gets its name from the groups of houses that were lined up, or strung,

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Photo Report: Before and After Buy To Renew Indianapolis

Posted on: August 24th, 2017 by , No Comments

Story and photos by: Chris Wakefield   At Buy To Renew we are committed to renewing our neighborhoods and city, one house at a time. In late January of 2017 we found this property on the west side of Indianapolis. This house was built in 1910 and is a single family bungalow. It sits on a lot of about 4,360 square feet. The house has two bedrooms and one bath. When we purchased the home, it was

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Five Important Things We Look For When Buying a House

Posted on: August 17th, 2017 by , No Comments

Story and photos by: Chris Wakefield At Buy to Renew we take pride in renewing our communities and neighborhoods one house at a time. When we scout for potential houses at purchase and renew there are a few key factors we look for. To make the most of our investment and provide the best house for potential renters, we take a few very important things into consideration. Location As with anything

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Five Reasons to Sell Your House to Buy To Renew

Posted on: August 10th, 2017 by , No Comments

  At Buy To Renew we are committed to finding homes from sellers and renewing them to their best condition. We specialize in creating solutions for all sellers. Here are six great reasons why you should chose us when selling your home.   We Pay Cash Payment is one of the most difficult buyers has have to go through. Since we pay cash, every time, for all the houses we

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Buy To Renew Neighborhood of the Month – Kennedy King

Posted on: August 4th, 2017 by , No Comments

Story and photos by: Chris Wakefield   The Kennedy-King neighborhood is placed right in the heart of the Old Northside of Indianapolis. It’s borders stretch from 22nd street to the north, 16th street to the south, the Monon Trail to the east, and Central Ave. to the west. Nestled at the center of this neighborhood is it’s namesake. The Martin Luther King Memorial Park, which encompasses the iconic and inspiring

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Are We Slumlords?

Posted on: August 2nd, 2017 by , No Comments

A Slumlord is “a landlord who receives unusually large profits from substandard properties” according to Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Most of these properties are located in low-income and rough neighborhoods and their residents are considered to have no choice when it comes to housing. We buy to renew… If this is the case, how can beggars be choosers?  Renters in this areas have to settle for what is available to them and

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