FAQs For Louisville Home Buyers

Who are the Louisville Real Estate Pros and why should I choose them as my agent?

 Louisville Real Estate Pros are a team of licensed agents ready to provide top notch service.  We want you as a client for this transaction and plan to keep you as a client for life!

What are the property taxes like in Louisville?

In Kentucky, your taxes are based on the “assessed value” as of January 1 each year. Assessed value is not to be confused with “appraised value”.  Your purchase price becomes the “assessed value” for tax purposes.  Taxes are paid in arrears  

 What school will my child attend?

The address of your property will determine which school your child will attend.  To learn more about the school systems in and around Louisville, check out our directory:

Public Schools

Bullitt County Public Schools

(502) 869-8000

1040 Highway 44 East, Shepherdsville, Kentucky, 40165

Bullitt County Public Schools is one of Kentucky's 10 largest districts with 26 campuses (13 elementary, 6 middle, 3…

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Jefferson County Public Schools

(502) 485-3011

PO Box 34020, Louisville, Kentucky, 40232-4020

Jefferson County Public School District has an enrollment of over 100,000 students. The district has 89 elementary,…

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Oldham County Schools

(502) 241-3500

6165 Highway 146, Crestwood, Kentucky, 40014

The Oldham County School District is located 20 miles northeast of Louisville. The district serves almost 12,000…

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Shelby County Public Schools

502-633-2375

1155 West Main Street, Shelbyville, Kentucky, 0159

Shelby County Public Schools oversees 16 campus locations including four preschool, six elementary, two middle,…

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Spencer County Public Schools

502-477-3250

207 West Main Street, Taylorsville, Kentucky , 40071

Spencer County Public Schools is one of Kentucky's fastest growing districts. With over 3,000 students in K-12…

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There is also a great selection of Independent Schools, The Anchorage School - a public independent schools, and Catholic Schools in the city.

Can you help me get financing?

Many of our clients have used and highly recommend Jason Justice with First Commonwealth Mortgage.  Jason is located in our Keller Williams office and can be contacted at 502-554-9368 (Office), 502-641-6468 (Cell) or by email at JJustice@FirstCM.net.

How do I pick a Home Inspector?

We get this question a lot. We always like to recommend the inspectors our clients have had positive transactions with such as Dave Scott with Housemasters, Allan Davis with Elite Inspections, and Doug Smith with Home Inspection Services.

What about Termite Inspections?

We understand your concern and wanting to ensure that your new home is pest-free. This is why we recommend contacting well-reviewed companies such as Black Diamond, Bright Pest Control, and Envirosafe to ensure your home is free of termites and other pests.

Is Radon Testing Essential?

All three of the home inspectors listed above do radon testing, but if you need mitigation we recommend contacting Houser Canter or Joe English Mold and Radon.