Spotlight on Winding Creek

Spotlight on Winding Creek

Beautiful, luxurious Winding Creek of West Lafayette, IN offers more than your average neighborhood. It’s a drive into the serene, wooded outskirts of the Greater Lafayette, IN area, and it’s a community of its own. Each house within this subdivision offers a unique flavor with personal, quality style, giving the homes something to “ooh” and “ahh” over. Winding Creek Community Winding Creek boarders one of Greater Lafayette, IN‘s top gold courses, Coyote Crossing. The Winding Creek HOA website describes it like this: “The golf course is a beautiful Hale Irwin design featuring unique topography that will challenge every club in your bag. The large bent grass driving range and short-game practice areas give you a chance to warm up, while our scenic clubhouse provides the perfect setting to relax after your memorable round. Awards include: 4 1/2 Stars Golf Digests ‘Places to Play’Indiana’s 2005 ‘Course of the Year’National Golf Course Owners Association#1 in Indiana and #7 Nationally as ‘The Best New Affordable Public Course’2001 Golf Digests ‘Best New Courses’Golf Advisor ‘#9 Best Value in America’7 Time Lafayette Journal and Courier ‘Tippecanoe County Best Golf Course'” Wow! We’ll meet you at the golf course! In addition to the Coyote Crossing as a backdrop, there are many surrounding wooded areas on display. Each lot position creates privacy for the property with unique flavor in the lot design as well. Convenience is another favorable feature. Life in Winding Creek puts you close to I-65, sending you straight away to Indianapolis or Chicago. There are also nearby gas stations and restaurants, but the heart of West Lafayette, IN is just a short drive...
Spotlight on University Farm

Spotlight on University Farm

Welcome to University Farm Neighborhood! This conveniently located community is both right around the corner from the heart of West Lafayette, IN, and close to a beautiful country drive through corn fields. It’s the best of both world! Fun fact: University Farm was actually named because of it’s location close to Purdue University! University Farm Facts! As we still consider location, note that University Farm is private, but it also sits amidst a square of significant West Lafayette roads: Salisbury St., Kalberer Rd., Cumberland Ave., and Solder’s Home Rd. This give easy access to many things! Grocery stores galore, West Lafayette Farmer’s Market, gyms and daycare services, doctors and specialists, and it’s within walking distance to West Lafayette Elementary School! There are a plethora of chain restaurants within a short distance of this neighborhood as well plus some local favorites that we enjoy. Here are a few! RestaurantsChristo’s New City GrillWalt’s PubThe Bryant Food and Drink Co.Dog N SudsSilver DipperCafe Literato Homes within University Farm sit on generous size lots. According to the West Lafayette City Website, University Farm has, “565 one- and two-story homes, some including basements [that are] built from 1980’s on.” See more about homes for sale on the Romanski Group Website! University Farm’s Community University Farm has a neighborhood association! What’s a Neighborhood Association? According to the University Farm’s Neighborhood Website, “a neighborhood association, like UFNA, is a group of neighborhood residents who volunteer their time to advocate for or organize activities for the residents of their neighborhood. They desire to make changes and improvements in areas such as neighborhood safety, beautification and social activities.” The UFNA...
Trunk or Treat in Greater Lafayette, IN

Trunk or Treat in Greater Lafayette, IN

Boo!Happy Halloween from the Romanski Group! Greater Lafayette, IN is crawling with fun festivities for the entire family! A popular event, the Trunk or Treat, provides a safe environment to dress up in your best Halloween costume and get some candy! Here’s an entire list of events throughout the area over the next week or so. Check out the descriptions for details on additional aspects such as face painting, food, and bounce houses! Click on each event title for a description, time, and location. Likewise, click on each location for quick access to google maps! Wednesday, October 23, 2019 Safe Trick or Treat & Costume Contest (Glasswater Creek of Lafayette)Boo at the Zoo 2019 (Columbian Park Zoo) Thursday, October 24, 2019 Trunk or Treat and Adoption Event (Bob Rohrman Subaru)Boo at the Zoo 2019 (Columbian Park Zoo) Friday, October 25, 2019 Boo at the Zoo 2019 (Columbian Park Zoo)Trunk or Treat (Hunter’s Moon Harley Davidson) Saturday, October 26, 2019 Junk – in – the – Trunk – or – Treat (Leaping Leopard Antiques)This event with have both trunk or treating for little ones and vendor shopping!Children’s Halloween Party (American Legion)1:00 – 3:00 P.M. children’s party! Lunch included!Operation Trick or Treat (Helsema Custom Crafts)Trunk or Treat (Christ United Methodist Church)DUMC Trunk or Treat (Dayton United Methodist Church)Trunk or Treat (Northend Community Center)2019 Halloweentown and Operation Trick or Treat (Downtown Lafayette, IN) Sunday, October 27, 2019 Trunk or Treat Block Party (St. James Lutheran Church and School) Fall Festival & Trunk or Treat (Crestview Community Church)CRC’s Trunk or Treat (Community Reformed Church of Lafayette) Monday, October 28, 2019 4-H Trunk or...
Top 12 Things to Do With Kids in Greater Lafayette

Top 12 Things to Do With Kids in Greater Lafayette

Lafayette, Indiana is one of the top family friendly area as it’s safe and has plenty of easy wildlife watching and nature experiences, making it a must for families who love nature. Due to these reasons, it is not too difficult to plan a fun filled day for the family. If you’re looking for some activities for the whole family, here are our top dozen things to do in Greater Lafayette with kids! Family Fun in Greater Lafayette, IN Prophetstown State Park offers playgrounds, bike trails, camping amenities, a pool in the summer, and so much more! Click here for a detailed blog on everything to do at Prophetstown State Park with your family.Columbian Park Zoo gives kids a fun afternoon of exposure to animals from around the world. Monkeys, farm animals, butterflies, and soon to come – penguins – are all taken care of at this family attraction! Click here for more information on Columbian Park as a whole.Tropicanoe Cove just put in two new slides this summer that take this pool from awesome to amazing. Click here for the breakdown on hours and features! This is a public, outdoor pool, so it’s only open during summer. In addition to Tropicanoe Cove, there are many indoor and outdoor pools for swimming all seasons. Click here for locations throughout Lafayette, IN. Wolf Park opens it’s doors to the public for exposure to wolves and their natural behaviors. Wolf Park has many special events all seasons of the year. Click here to view an event calendar!Purdue University is a major part of our community. You can find tons of family...
Lafayette Christian School Dutch Apple Pie Fundraiser

Lafayette Christian School Dutch Apple Pie Fundraiser

In Fall, love comes in the shape of apple pie here with the Romanski Group. The Greater Lafayette, IN community looks forward to “pie week” every year, and it’s especially near and dear to our hearts. Not only is this a major fundraiser for Lafayette Christian School, but it also doubles as one of our favorite client appreciation events for our forever clients- those who have bought a home, sold a home, or sent us a referral. We’ll give you some information about the event itself, but if you’re in the category of “forever client” keep your eyes open for an apple pie ON US! We appreciate you! What/who is Lafayette Christian School? Lafayette Christian School (LCS) is a private elementary and middle level Christian faith based school located in Central Lafayette. (525 N 26th St, Lafayette, IN 47904) It’s been part of the Greater Lafayette, IN community for over 50 years. LCS runs on core value goals, policies, mission, and beliefs. Click here to get a full description of all those things! …and what about these pies? We will share some fun fact about the pies, but we want to hook you up with the need-to-know specifics of how to get them first! Save the dates! October 16 – 18, 2019 from 8:30 A.M. – 6:00 P.M. are pie pick up dates! Or until pies are sold out!Pick up is at 525 N 26th St, Lafayette, IN 47904 in the parking lot off Brown Street.Pies are available on a first come, first serve basis!Pies are $13 each or 2 for $25! Okay, so here are some fun facts!...
Turkey Run State Park

Turkey Run State Park

This beautiful photo came from Stav is lost. If you’re looking for an adventure, there’s one right in our backyard. With only a little country drive 50 miles south of Greater Lafayette, IN, West Central Indiana surprises visitors with an unexpected cluster of land formations deep in the rolling hills and trees. Turkey Run State Park harbors gorgeous gorges, unique natural enigmas such as the Ice Box, beautiful trails with foliage and prairie views, historical lessons, and so much more. This place is worth a visit. In fact, we’ll meet you down there! History of Turkey Run State Park This photo came from the Turkey Run Facebook Page! According to the Turkey Run website, this 2,382 acre land purchase was Indiana‘s second state park. The acres surround the banks of Sugar Creek, which we can give some credit to for the amazing land formations we see today. There are many back stories to the land acquisition and it’s roots through Native American involvement, a man named John Lusk, and even it’s founding geological possibilities. You can read more about that in the Turkey Run History Brochure. Turkey Run currently displays and preserves the pure, untouched beauty of the once forest ridden land “Indiana” was before it became our heart of farmland. Amenities of Turkey Run State Park This photo came from the Turkey Run Facebook! 15 miles of marked trailsThese trails range from Easy to rugged. View amazing sycamores, walk along Sugar Creek, stumble upon a covered bridge, waltz the ladders through the Bear and Rocky hollows, and so much more. Learn more about each trail and it’s difficulty...