Washington Township Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Indiana
Formerly a rural farming community located on the North side of Indianapolis, the state capital and the Marion County seat. The suburbs of Indianapolis are made up of townships and Washington Township is one of the oldest. Its boundaries are 96th Street to the north and 38th Street to the south. One of the oldest areas in the city, Washington Township encompasses 36 square miles of land. (more)
The township is home to more than 135,000 residents in established communities such as Broadmoor, Broad Ripple (with trendy shops and restaurants and the Monon Trail within walking distance), Butler Tarkington, Devonshire, Keystone At the Crossing (with upscale condos and shopping), Ivy Hills, Meridian Kessler, Meridian Hills, Nora, Northern Estates (consistently named in the “Top 10” neighborhoods in Indianapolis), prestigious Williams Creek and Wynndale. By far the largest section of northern Indianapolis, the “North Side” is especially known for its miles of tree-lined streets and friendly, well-established residential neighborhoods. The North Side is also home to one of the finest school districts in the nation. North Central High School in the Metropolitan School District of Washington Township sets the standard for academic excellence both statewide and nationally. One of the most popular residential areas in Indianapolis, Washington Township is also home to some of the most recognized private and parochial schools in the state. In addition, Washington Township is home to nationally recognized Butler University with its ivy-covered halls.
Price Range of Washington Township Homes for Sale- Houses in Indianapolis
Washington Township offers a diverse real estate market. Condominiums and townhouses start in the $100,000 to $400,000 and more range, some featuring scenic water views and/or water frontage. Meridian Kessler and Meridian Hills are quiet enclaves of upper middle class homes, while Broad Ripple offers affordable homes within walking distance of recreation and entertainment. (more)
Williams Creek and Wynndale feature an eclectic selection of homes and lifestyles with lovely, restored homes and the rolling countryside that surrounds them. Prices for single-family detached homes in Washington Township range from the low $100,000s for single-level to more than $700,000 for large estate properties with tree-lined streets and waterfront vistas. Some luxury homes are priced at $1.5 million and more.
Washington Township Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of March 3rd, 2014: homes priced around $109,136 compared to $109,951 the previous week, for a slight decrease of less than -1%. For Saturday, March 8th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.39%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.42%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.76%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Washington Township IN. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Washington Township to help you find the best home!