Perry Township Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Indiana
Centrally located on the White River, Indianapolis is the Marion County seat as well as the state?s capital and largest city. Perry Township is one of nine separate townships that make up the suburbs of Indianapolis. The township once provided produce for the surrounding communities and was home to numerous greenhouses, truck farms and nurseries. As Indianapolis grew rapidly into a modern city in the early 20th century, residents slowly filtered out into the nearby suburbs searching for a more peaceful, familiar environment. Quaint and serene, Perry Township soon attracted scores of new residents with its vast acres of land and quiet country appeal. Today, the communities of Perry Township - Beech Grove, Edgewood, Glens Valley, Lindenwood, Perry Manor, Rosedale Hills and Southport - are home to nearly 100,000 residents. The township is known for its large lots and tree-lined streets; its proximity to interstates 65 and 465, shopping, medical facilities and recreation; and a school system considered one of Indiana?s best. The Metropolitan School District of Perry Township serves nearly 12,000 students in grades K-12. Of course, Perry Township is part of Indianapolis and residents have easy access to the modern amenities available in the big city. A thriving performing arts community, professional sports and boundless recreational and historical destinations are just minutes away. In addition, the township boasts a diverse real estate market and a wide variety of lovely, affordable homes.
The real estate market in Perry Township mirrors the diversity found throughout Indianapolis. Single-family detached homes, condominiums and townhouses are available at prices to fit any budget. Neighborhoods such as Southport, Homecroft, Edgewood and Glens Valley attract many residents with their affordable turn-of-the-century cottages, ranch-style homes and split-levels. Beech Grove, Lindenwood, Perry Manor and Rosedale Hills provide Perry Township with a rich heritage and an eclectic selection of homes and lifestyles. Single-family detached homes are available from well under $100,000 for one- or two-story homes to $500,000 and more. Prices for large estate properties can exceed $750,000. Such homes generally include large lots and many feature swimming pools, multiple fireplaces and other luxury amenities. Condominiums and townhouses are available from under $100,000 to $200,000 and more for larger units featuring amenities such as two-car garages and security features. Land and lots are available for custom development.