We're thrilled you chose to make your home in one of our Sioux Falls homes for sale. You probably need a bit of time to get moved in, but then, we're pretty sure you're going to want to get to know your town and your community better. Fortunately, our real estate agents are not just experts at selling homes; they also know their town and what makes it unique. We're sure you'll discover plenty of things to love about Sioux Falls. But to get you started, here's a sampling of five venues you'll want to pay attention to.
Whether you're new to the chilly north or you've been at this latitude for a while, it's important to get out and about and see what there is to do in winter. After all, winters in Sioux Falls are our longest season, and we need to make the most of it. The good news is, now that you've settled into one of our Sioux Falls homes for sale, there are myriad things to do, indoors and outside.
Our real estate agents invite you to get suited up appropriately and join us for these fun activities.
If you've recently moved into a house listed in Sioux Falls homes for sale, you're likely getting to know Sioux Falls in depth. One of the best ways to become acquainted with your new environs is to go shopping. Where to go? Good news! Our real estate agents are ready to share their knowledge of the best places to do holiday shopping locally.
Sioux Falls, SD, is a growing area that has attracted around 20,000 new residents in the past several years. The city and its surrounding area have many positives that are attracting newcomers and making current residents happy that they call the area home.
Our real estate agents share some of the best reasons to move to Sioux Falls:
Sioux Falls is a fascinating city: arts and cultural attractions, activities for the family, and of course, the famous falls. You may have been busy settling in the house you chose from among Sioux Falls homes for sale, but now that it's summer and you've got some time, you likely want to do some exploring.
Our real estate agents have lots of recommendations about what to see and do, but among the most interesting and photo-worthy are those that recall the history of the city.
Whether you're an artist or are someone who simply loves supporting the arts, you'll find plenty of places to visit in Sioux Falls to help foster your interest and passion. Various venues let you meet artists and talk about their creative process, attend a musical performance, buy some creative items such as handmade jewelry, and more.
Our real estate agents know the community well and suggest the following destinations to help you get inspired by Sioux Falls local arts:
Waffles are worthy of their own celebratory day, which is observed on March 25. It's easy to see why they're so popular since they're crispy on the outside and soft on the inside, with square pockets that are perfect for holding butter, powdered sugar, syrup, or other tasty toppings. Sioux Falls restaurants offer different takes on the waffle and different toppings, so you're sure to find a favorite.
Our real estate agents recommend visiting these Sioux Falls staples for International Waffle Day:
Looking for some delicious American-style food to help you stay cozy this winter in Sioux Falls? The area has plenty of great restaurants to visit and dishes to choose from, with each putting their own unique spin on American favorites.
Our real estate agents suggest paying a visit to the following eateries:
There's nothing quite like a bowl of hot soup when you're faced with cold temperatures. It feels as though it warms you from the inside out as you're also enjoying a delicious dish. Whether you like it mild or spicy, soup comes in so many varieties that you're sure to find some you love.
Our real estate agents suggest warming up with a bowl of steamy soup at one of the following Sioux Falls restaurants:
From a refreshing glass of iced tea to a soothing cup of hot tea, Sioux Falls has just what you're looking for. Our local cafes have appealing atmospheres that are great for meeting friends or for settling down to work or study as you enjoy your tea.
Our real estate agents enjoy the following places to sip the perfect cup of tea in Sioux Falls and suggest giving them a try:
Summer is a time filled with warm weather and long stretches of daylight that make it the perfect time to go out and have fun in Sioux Falls. The area has plenty of fun indoor and outdoor activities that will keep you and your family or friends having fun for hours.
Our real estate agents suggest having some summer fun at the following Sioux Falls venues:
One of the summer's pleasures is dining outside at a local restaurant, taking in the sights and sounds. Relax and people-watch as you enjoy a beverage or meal, or choose a Sioux Falls restaurant with amazing water views and take in our area's natural beauty.
Our real estate agents suggest taking a break and enjoying outdoor dining at the following Sioux Falls restaurants:
May is Photo Month, so why not snap a photo of some of the many amazing Sioux Falls locations? From the wild natural beauty of Falls Park's waterfalls to the vibrant landscaping and lanterns at The Japanese Gardens and Terrace Park, you'll find plenty of spots that showcase the beauty of Sioux Falls.
Our real estate agents suggest taking photos at these scenic Sioux Falls locations:
Before you start exploring Sioux Falls homes for sale, take a couple of hours to explore one of the city's top breakfast spots. Sioux Falls is home to numerous restaurants with a variety of delectable dishes. Here are some of the top spots sure to get your day off to a tasty start.
February 18th marks National Drink Wine Day — wine aficionados everywhere will take a few moments to enjoy their favorite wine and remember the benefits associated with drinking wine. Our real estate agents know that there are some fantastic wines in and around Sioux Falls. Check out some of the top spots to shop for a wine worthy of your attention on National Drink Wine Day.
Sioux Falls has long been a center of trade, industry, culture, and government for the entire state of South Dakota. The city has grown much in its more than 150 years of existence, and Sioux Falls has done an excellent job of preserving its history. There are four distinct historic districts in Sioux Falls, each showcasing a different part of the city's development. Our real estate agents have all the details on what to expect when you explore the historic districts of Sioux Falls.
Whether you're on the go exploring local neighborhoods or you're planning an early-morning get-together with a friend, it's always a great idea to know where you can get your next caffeine fix.
National Espresso Day is coming up on November 23rd, so now is a great time to try a few of the area's best coffee shops. Lucky for you, our real estate agents have already visited almost all of the local coffee hot spots. Here's a round-up of their favorites.
If the great coffee shops aren't enough to convince you that Sioux Falls is the right place for you, the beautiful homes and a variety of dining and entertainment options will seal the deal. Our real estate agents are here to help you explore the area's best neighborhoods and find your dream home! Contact us today to get started!
Does anybody really need an excuse to eat an extra cookie? Probably not. But just in case you're looking for one, we thought we'd let you know that National Cookie Month is celebrated every October. Our REALTORS® are pretty excited about it.
We know what you're thinking. "Where has this holiday been all my life?" In any event, we're glad it's here, and we're looking forward to spoiling our appetite at some of these amazing bakeries in Sioux Falls, SD:
Rapid City homes for sale are situated in the midst of a hiker's paradise. Easy access to the Black Hills National Forest means plenty of opportunities to explore and be immersed in nature.
Not far from Rapid City, you'll find clear skies, fresh air, and some excellent hiking trails. Some are very new, while others have been used for decades. There are local trails to suit any skill level. All of them are just waiting for you to explore this summer!
Our REALTORS® have been known to hit the trail around these locations:
If your plant has outgrown its current growing spot or if the growing site doesn't provide proper conditions for the plant, transplanting is one option gardeners of all skill levels may consider. Transplanting is the process of moving a plant from one location to another, and depending on the plant, the process can be relatively easy. One obstacle though is the summer heat!
There is a lot to be said about doing work around the house. The sense of pride and accomplishment that you feel from a job well-done is worth its weight in gold. While there are plenty of tasks you can do on your own, there are specific jobs that you should leave to the professionals. Our real estate agents have seen many of the following "do it yourself" jobs over the years that detract from the home's value. Here are the projects you should call a professional to help you with.
When face-to-face contact isn't available, that doesn't mean you have to stop playing games with your friends. There are many fun options available that you can play remotely.
Our real estate agents suggest the following games to get a virtual game night going in Sioux Falls:
Want a quick and easy way to add value to Sioux Falls homes for sale? Experts at HGTV say 75 to 80 cents of each dollar spent on home improvement projects goes back in the form of increased value. Invest time into your home with these five home improvement projects you can complete in a weekend.
Does the excitement of the college basketball tournament give you the itch to get out on the court and channel your inner LeBron James? Perfect your three-point shot at one of these top basketball organizations and facilities around Sioux Falls homes for sale.
Pets are beloved members of our families, so why shouldn't they have their own Valentine's Day? Thursday, February 20, has been officially designated as National Love Your Pet Day, so celebrate by taking your precious pooch out for a fun day at one of these great dog parks recommended by our REALTORS®.
Are visions of a very special day dancing in your head as you plan for 2020? Then you'll have no trouble finding a truly stunning wedding venue in the Sioux Falls area. Local communities are home to a wide variety of wedding facilities, from rustic, historic barns to classic event spaces. No matter which location you choose, you'll have the unmatched beauty of Sioux Falls all around you. Our real estate agents know Sioux Falls, and we've got the inside scoop on local wedding venues for your 2020 nuptials.
Summit Events Hall – 315 N. Summit Dr., Sioux Falls, SD 57104
With an incredibly elegant setting and the unique Summit Suite, Summit Events Hall is a fantastic place for a wedding close to Sioux Falls homes for sale. This historic venue features elegance at every turn and plenty of room for your whole bridal party. The courtyard is a lush, green space ideal for an outdoor ceremony.
Sioux Falls is a close-knit community where neighbors look out for one another. When clients look at Sioux Falls homes for sale, the big hearts and generous nature of the neighbors are as appealing as spare bedrooms and meticulously manicured lawns. When you move into the Sioux Falls community, consider supporting these charities on December 3rd, which is known as "Giving Tuesday."
Halloween is around the corner, and if you're in the area to shop Sioux Falls homes for sale, taking a trip to Mount Moriah Cemetery will be a great pitstop. Located on Mount Moriah, overlooking the city of Deadwood, this historic cemetery is home to several famous memorials. It is the final resting place for notable people from Wild West legends and pillars of Deadwood society. Here's a rundown of some of the most famous graves you'll find:
Granville Gaylord Bennett, 1833-1910 – Granville Gaylord Bennett served as a US Congressman from 1879 until 1881. Before being elected to Congress, he was an associate justice of the supreme court of the Territory of Dakota. Before moving to the Dakota Territory, he served in the Union army during the Civil War, was a member of the Iowa State House of Representatives and served in the Iowa State Senate.
Whether you're looking to hunt, fish, play sports or soak in the scenery, the parks of Sioux Falls make it easy to enjoy your favorite outdoor activities. Our real estate agents love to explore the great outdoors, and we've got the details on 5 great spots to celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day around Sioux Falls. The holiday is observed every year on the fourth Saturday of September and is the perfect excuse to visit some beautiful outdoor spaces in the Sioux Falls area.
Big Sioux Recreation Area – 410 W. Park St., Brandon, SD 57005
Brandon homes for sale are located just around the corner from the popular Big Sioux Recreation Area. With a prime location on the banks of the Big Sioux River, this is a great place to gather for outdoor fun. During the warm weather months, partake in canoeing, kayaking, fishing, hiking, and biking. The park offers campsites for spending nights under the stars and is also a great place when the snow starts falling.
Summer is the perfect time to enjoy the many cultural and entertainment attractions in the vibrant downtown area near Sioux Falls homes for sale. Put these five great activities at the top of your summer bucket list.
Perhaps you've been looking at Sioux Falls homes for sale, and you're considering moving to this part of South Dakota. You're certainly not alone. Between the years 2000 and 2015, the city's population grew by 20%. It's the most populous city in the state, and Falls Park is one of the reasons for that.
There is just so much to see and do in Falls Park, so if you're considering a move, here's everything you can see and do in this popular area: