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Indianapolis’ Most Exclusive Address: The Conrad Residences. - 1 N. Illinois St., #2004, Indianapolis, IN 46240

Perfectly Pristine Pied-à-terre.
1 N. Illinois St., #2004, Indianapolis, IN 46240

Views of Monument Circle and sunrise cityscape are breathtakingly beautiful in this open-concept, contemporary, architect-designed, natural light-filled luxury condo. Gourmet cook's kitchen with Gaggenau & Liebherr appliances & Blum hardware. Ceiling reveals high-end lighting, spa-like bath, glass shelving, hardwood and tile flooring throughout are just a few of the architectural features. All this and the finest hotel amenities imaginable: room service, pool, the best concierge in the city, and an immaculate gym. If security is a concern, this building will wrap you in a blanket of safety. Secure garage with two spaces. Building security assures your privacy and peace of mind.

PRICE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. Marketed EXCLUSIVELY by Joe Shoemaker and Encore Sotheby's International Realty. For a private showing, please contact Joe directly at 317-413-8501 or email

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At Encore Sotheby's International Realty, our ongoing efforts to create the highest quality marketing and advertising materials possible result in a positive impact for our clients. Faster sales, higher prices, less hassle, and measurable outcomes.

Partnering in 2017 with our friends at Pattern Magazine provided several local photographers, stylists, models and makeup artists the opportunity to hone their skills in one of our amazing listings. The results are STUNNING!

If you are considering the sale of your home in the Central Indiana region and desire to work with a company that's bringing cutting edge marketing to your property, give us a call! It would be our pleasure to put our team to work on your behalf.

Joe Shoemaker, Broker Associate

5023 N. Pennsylvania St. - A Meridian Kessler Beauty - SOLD

If the three most important words in real estate are "location, location, location," then this lovely American Foursquare in Meridian Kessler's favorite block has it all. Updated kitchen and baths. Superb owner's suite with a gigantic walk in closet. Massive 3+ car garage. Outdoor deck & landscape for low maintenance. Walk, bike, run, drive, Uber, BlueIndy, bus...take whatever means necessary to visit. You'll be glad you did!

Listed exclusively by Joe Shoemaker at Encore Sotheby's International Realty. For more information or to schedule a private tour, please call Joe at 317.413.8501 or email

1 N. Illinois St., #2002, The Conrad Residences. Indianapolis, IN 46204 - SOLD

A Very Limited Edition.

There's simply no address in the city which compares to 1 N. Illinois St.

Soaring 20 floors above the bustling center of our active metropolis, this serene yet lavish respite offers luxuries imaginable to only a select few.

Boasting over 5,000 square feet of high-end materials, fixtures and finishes, the owners will enjoy the discretion of a private entry, FOUR spaces in the stunningly pristine garage, full concierge services, access to the finest hotel amenities and spa services in the Midwest, and unrivaled, breathtaking skyline views.

Marketed EXCLUSIVELY by Joe Shoemaker and Encore Sotheby's International Realty. For a private showing, please contact Joe directly at 317-413-8501 or email

Price available upon request.

6105 Shawnee Trail S. Dr. - SOLD

Hidden in the woods near Fall Creek, this Evans Woollen III masterpiece from 1951 stands as a testament to the brilliance that the Architect exhibited. A stunning jewel box, perfectly proportioned, lovingly maintained to original conditions, and with the unmistakable and sublime elevation of an early-period Woollen. 2-story glass wall looks over a wooded vista. Striking modern great room & fireplace wall. It would be a privilege to be the next caretaker of this one-of-a-kind modernist treasure.

Please contact Joe Shoemaker for more information. or call 317.413.8501



An architectural masterpiece. Now is the time for it to be yours. A magnificent example of the work of Indiana's own Evans Woollen III, you'll be captivated by walls of glass overlooking wooded ravines. The design is a perfect execution in the combining of scale, proportion, natural light, materials, and livability. The space begs for minimalism, allowing for the quiet connection to nature, relishing a contemplative life. No need to rush. There is a sublime calmness here. Contemporary Zen bliss.


Marketed exclusively by MacDuff Realty Group. For more information, please call Joe Shoemaker at 317-413-8501 or email





One of the most-asked-about Mid-Century Modern homes in Indianapolis has found a new owner at long last! An original design by John Randal McDonald, there's more stone than you've ever seen in a house of this size and style. Fantastic central stack features 3 fireplaces, one on each level! Double lot. We are SO excited to announce that the home has been purchased and is currently being restored by an architect as his personal residence.

Marketed exclusively by MacDuff Realty Group. For more information, please call Joe Shoemaker at 317-413-8501 or email



Home for the Holidays


8 Reasons Why it Makes Perfect Sense to Sell Your Home in Winter.

At MacDuff Realty Group, we don't buy into the hype that nobody sells houses over the Holidays or during bad weather. We've shown houses on every single day of the year except Christmas Day and Thanksgiving Day. Yes, we've given tours on Christmas Eve, New Year's Eve, New Years Day, Easter Day, Mothers Day...and every other holiday on the calendar.

Here are some thoughts on taking advantage of this Winter Holiday selling season.

1. Decorated homes show very well. You're selling a home, not just a house. With decorations, lights, candles, the wonderful smells of garlands and cookies, and a warm fire, this is the PERFECT time of year to show how cozy and comfortable your home can be.

2. Less competition. It's a self-fulfilling prophecy. Many people think that nobody lists or buys homes in the Winter, so they choose to wait until something like "Spring." Use that to your advantage. With less competition, you have a much better chance of standing out from the crowd.

3. Buyers are MOTIVATED. Let's face it, anyone who is willing to brave harsh wind, blowing snow and sheets of ice isn't looking for decorating ideas. They're serious about looking and highly motivated to buy. Give them something to love.

4. Vacation means more time to look. When folks have days off, they're likely to be able to schedule showings with their family. That limits those "I want to come back a second time with my spouse" calls. Use those showings as your opportunity to present the house to the Buyer's entire crew!

5. Internet searches surge. There's nothing like curling up to a fire with your laptop, a mug of cocoa and Zillow. During this time of year, online searching for real estate spikes. If you're not listed on the top search portals, you'll not be found. At MacDuff Realty Group, we make sure to provide our Seller clients with professional photography, listings on all the top internet search portals, and a team of dedicated professionals who'll take calls no matter the time of year.

6. Holiday cheer means happier transactions. Maybe it's the chocolate, or perhaps the prospect of getting new socks. Whatever the reason, people seem happier and more likely to work together pleasantly on a real estate transaction. There's no better stocking stuffer than a sold house!

7. Relocations often happen at this time of year. Corporations often target this time of year to move their employees. It gives families time during breaks to get kids situated in new schools, unpack boxes, and relax in their new home before things kick back into gear after the New Year. And those relocation Buyers often pay a premium to work a deal during this break time. If you're waiting until March, you'll miss those opportunities.

8. YOU HAVE A BETTER CHANCE OF SELLING. You read that right. Sales data confirms that you stand a better chance to sell at higher price and in a shorter amount of time during what your competition thinks is the worst time of year to sell. During Winter, (December 21 - March 21), homes sell 7 days faster and at a 1.2% higher price than other times of year. The data doesn't lie.

We'll wait for Spring if you want, but we're ready to go to work for you NOW.

We hope you have a terrific holiday filled with family, fun and good cheer!

As always, for more information, please call Joe Shoemaker at 317-413-8501 or email

North Kessler Manor Ranch with Basement - SOLD


Beautifully landscaped and updated bungalow! Wonderful hardwood floors; kitchen with updated, newer appliances and Corian countertops; bathroom with gorgeous granite floor. HUGE fully fenced back yard - 1.5 lots! Recent updates include new roof in '07 and brand new HVAC 08/14! Close to Broad Ripple, Glendale, restaurants, shopping, parks and so much more!


Marketed exclusively by MacDuff Realty Group. For more information, please call Chriss Cheatham at 317-478-7963 or email

Avriel Shull Mid-Century Modern in Devon Woods - SOLD


Avriel Shull was a master, and her work here is exemplary. Boasting tons of original flair and charm, yet complimented by respectful updates, this 2-story lives large. 5 Bedrooms, 2 full baths, a light-filled solarium, stunning entry, beautiful wooded lot, fenced back yard, attached 2-car garage with TONS of storage. You'll love ths cook's kitchen, enormous Dining Room, two fireplaces, spacious Owner's Bedroom, lovely period baths. All this & super-speedy access to downtown, BRipple & highway!


Marketed exclusively by MacDuff Realty Group. For more information, please call Joe Shoemaker at 317-413-8501 or email

Limestone Ranch Time Capsule in Windcombe - SOLD

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Eureka! You've been combing through listing after listing, hoping to find that unadulterated gem...and HERE IT IS! This 1954 3/2 Ranch is as pure as you'll find, with original & intact kitchen, baths, floors, windows and exterior limestone. Located on a wonderfully landscaped lot, you'll be amazed at the lovely unpainted trim, fresh painted plaster walls, green and pink baths, clean lines and plenty of storage. Giant kitchen, lovely sunroom w/ new blinds & carpet, Living Room has a lovely limestone Fireplace!


Marketed exclusively by MacDuff Realty Group. For more information, please call Joe Shoemaker at 317-413-8501 or email

Mid-Century Modern: In the Woods near Eagle Creek - SOLD

8648 Log Run S. Dr. is a meticulously maintained and respectfully updated Mid-Century Modern in the woods near Eagle Creek. It boasts breathtaking interior spaces. From the soaring Great Room ceiling to the walls of windows, and from the cozy Family Room with its fireplace to the massive Owner's Suite with its fireplace, you'll find a million ways to fall in love with this amazing home. Be sure to review the update list, which includes modern cable railing, appliances, hardware, roof, paint, landscaping. So much to see!

Marketed exclusively by MacDuff Realty Group. For more information, please call Joe Shoemaker at 317-413-8501 or email



For the discriminating homeowner who is not satisfied with bland, this amazing contemporary home designed by architect Wesley Welsh fits the bill. Huge widows overlook Wildwood Lake. Breathtaking entry staircase. A very unique open floorplan with Kitchen, Dining, Living and 2 BRs upstairs. MBR on ground level with its own private porch lakeside. Exquisite radiant heated floors in house, garages and shop. Socks in the garage in February? You bet. Established neighborhood. Mt Vernon Schools!

Marketed exclusively by MacDuff Realty Group. For more information, please call Joe Shoemaker at 317-413-8501 or email




What's that you say? Roller Derby has nothing to do with Real Estate? WRONG!

The Naptown Roller Girls formed in 2006, and are part of the Women's Flat Track Derby Association, the national governing body for women's amateur flat-track roller derby. This team of amazing women - moms and sisters and daughters, teachers and nurses and public servants - is one of the best parts of what makes my city great. And when my city is great, I'm proud to live here. When I'm proud to live here, I get to help other people make Indianapolis their home. Home. There you go. Roller Derby = Real Estate. That wasn't so hard, was it?

Now, get off your keister and get down to the Toyota Pavillion on Saturday night, February 2, 2013. Get tickets HERE. It'll knock your socks off. Which is totally OK because you can by a swank new pair of striped derby girl socks to wear home at the Merch table.

Tell them MacDuff Realty Group sent you.

SOLD - Once in a lifetime - an Avriel Shull in Meridian Hills

"Once in a lifetime opportunity" is not a phrase we use lightly. Yet it describes perfectly this 1964 second-owner time capsule designed by local phenom Avriel Shull. One of her more eccentric works hidden on a hilltop and surrounded by Smithsonian-recognized gardens. Details galore, room sizes that will amaze. Dozens of features that are truly unique, including hand-painted frescoes by Avriel herself, a rare concrete signature, and a one-off custom dining table made specifically for this house.

Marketed exclusively by MacDuff Realty Group. For more information, please call Joe Shoemaker at 317-413-8501 or email

SOLD - Mid-Century Modern Masterpiece

Perched atop a breathtaking ridge, this Edward Pierre designed home overlooks nearly 3 acres of lush nature and Mud Creek. A classic Mid-Century Modern design, you'll enjoy floor-to-ceiling glass, vaulted ceilings, and enough true-to-period material to fulfill your vision of living in an architectural masterpiece. Some updates have been made, including a full Kitchen redo. Full bath is pristine. Solid surface flooring throughout, and you'll enjoy the comfort of radiant heat. A rare opportunity.

Mid-Century Modtastic Ranch


Visit this most exquisite over-the-top renovation of a rambling ranch in Indianapolis' Brendonwood. Experience the result of expert vision and painstaking attention to detail. All new Master Bath straight from your favorite architecture magazine. Massive kitchen and lovely hearth room. Manicured  fresh landscaping compliments outdoor spaces. This swanky abode is made for families of all sorts, entertaining, contemplating, and enjoying the good life. You'll be glad that you made time to visit! Contact Joe Shoemaker for more information. 317.413.8501

1313 E. 57th Street - SOLD

Well kept, all brick, 2 bed/1 bath bungalow in desirable Broad Ripple neighborhood. Hardwood floors, formal dining room, stainless steel appliances and built-ins. Basement is partially finished, complete w/office-den. Walking distance to Canterbury Park, Monon Trail and Broad Ripple. Convenient to shopping, downtown & nightlife. Pre-listing inspection performed. Newer roof and water heater. Don't miss out on this fantastic Broad Ripple opportunity.

For more information, please call Chriss Cheatham at 317-696-0057 or email her at