Amy Hendrix's Blog Posts

Sioux Falls Winter Carnival

Mark your calendars! The Boys and Girls Club of the Sioux Empire is hosting a Winter Carnival February 1st-9th, 2019.  The event is jam packed with activities for the whole family. 

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Paint The Town Red

Give where you live! At Keller Williams, this is a strong part of our culture.  We are dedicating 2 full days of open houses to collect items for Feeding South Dakota.  Feeding South

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Germanfest Sioux Falls SD

The Dakota Dachsund Rescue and the Sister Cities Association of Sioux Falls are proud to sponsor the annual Germanfest!  The event features the sights, sounds, food, and entertainment

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Coming Soon Restaurant Guide For Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls is constantly growing.  Whether it is on the news or at the dinner table, the buzz is how big Sioux Falls is getting.  With this constant growth, new restaurants are being

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Sioux Falls Flag

Did you know Sioux Falls was called out on a national level at a locat conference in 2014 for being 1 of 3 major cities in the United States that does not have it's own city flag? 

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Have Your Home Inspected Prior To Listing

With the housing market in full swing and inventory levels very tight, how can sellers put their home on the top of the buyers' list?  One answer may be to have a pre-listing inspection done!

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Hidden Gem Campsites Near Sioux Falls

The truth about camping is that not everyone loves it.  For some, it is too barbaric and a lot of work.  For others, it is a pastime that involves relaxation, fresh air, and time with

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Inexpensive Ideas To Spruce Up Your Home

8 Easy and Inexpensive Ideas to Bring a New Look to Your HomeSmall makeover projects are very popular right now due to websites such as Pinterest, Etsy, and The Spruce.  Many of the

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COMING SOON 4 Bedroom SW Sioux Falls Home

Get in and check out this great home before it is available to the general public! This Southwest Sioux Falls home is going live on MLS next week but is available to show NOW!  

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Decorating Trends Hot For Summer 2018

Spring is hopefully just around the corner and there is no doubt many people get the itch to spruce up thier home or start a new project.  Updating paint, trimwork, and fabrics is a very

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Household Hacks

 Tips & Tricks To Improve Everyday Cleaning & Orgnaizing TasksIn the hustle and bussle of everyday life, simple organizing and cleaning at home can often be put on the back burner. 

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Feng Shui Tips For Your Home

Feng Shui is the study of balancing energy, known as "Chi", in a space.  An environment with a steady, healthy flow of Chi promotes good fortune, prosperity, and harmonious relationships in our

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Pheasant Fest And Quail Classic

The Denny Sanford Premier Center will be hosting the 2018 National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic February 16th-18th, 2018.  This event focuses on the outdoors and the passion for pheasants,

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Super Bowl Trivia

Super Bowl LII | New England Patriots vs. Philadelpia EaglesJust a few short days away from the big game in Minneapolis, MN.  Super Bowl LII kicks off February 4, 2018 at 5:30 PM CT on.&

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Home Selling Tips

Home Selling Tips | Preparing To List Your HomeIt may be hard to believe in these frigid temperatures but Spring is just around the corner.  Many people have been entertaining thoughts of

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CU Mortgage Direct

Located within Sioux Empire Federal Credit Union in Southwest Sioux Falls, CU Mortgage Direct is a local mortgage banking company that focuses on personal touches in the loan process.  I

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How To Keep Common Resolutions

 Common Resolutions for the New Year | How to Keep Your New Years ResolutionAs 2018 begins, many people find themselves resolving to make a change. According to YouGov, an online polling firm,

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New Years Eve Events Sioux Falls 2017

One of the hottest nights of the year is always New Year's Eve.  The city of Sioux Falls is full of events for all ages to ring in the New Year.  Family Friendly Events:BowlingEmpire

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Santa Season

On the top of the holiday tradition list for many families is the annual photo with Santa Claus.  The magical moment where children get to sit on the jolly fella's lap and whisper their most

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Winter Wonderland At Falls Park

Because nothing says Holiday Cheer like Christmas lights!  And LOTS of them!  The City of Sioux Falls has once again set up a spectacular show at Falls Park.  This annual

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Paint The Town Red With Gratitude

Keller Williams of Sioux Falls will be hosting Paint the Town Red with Gratitude this weekend!  All open houses of Keller Williams' agents will be accepting clothing for the winter clothing

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Upcoming Concert Scene

The weather is starting to get a little colder, a little windier, and a little icy. During the next couple months it may be a little more difficult to find entertaining things to do! A great option

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Protect Your Home This Fall

When it comes to the safety of your family, one of the easiest things to do it make sure you have functioning smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors. This time of year we are reminded to 

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Save To Buy A Home

If you have plans to purchase a home in the near future, saving money is most likely on your radar.  Follow these 5 simple steps to help you prepare for your next big investment of home

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Solar Eclipse Coming Soon

38 years ago, North America was witness to a total solar eclipse. Monday August 21st, 2017 will mark a very special day! It will happen again! All of North America will be able to view a

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Little Free Library

A growing trend in Sioux Falls and neighborhoods all over the country is the use of the Little Free Library book exchange.  " Little Free Library is a nonprofit organization that inspires

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Jazz Fest Weekend

This weekend, July 13-15th, a largely anticipated event is taking place!  Sioux Falls' Jazz and Blues Society's JazzFest! This highly attended event is a sure sign of summer in Sioux Falls.

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New City Playgrounds In Store For Sioux Falls

The Sioux Falls Park and Recreation Department has released information regarding playground upgrades coming soon.  The city has named 4 parks that will receive upgrades.  Upgrades include

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Fishing Derby Coming Soon

Looking for some fun for the kids?  Look no further! The Sioux Falls Morning Optimist Club will be hosting the annual Fishing Derby June 10th, 2017.  For years the club has hosted this&

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Give Your Home A Facelift

Guest Post: Give Your Home a Face-LiftWhat do spring cleaning and tax returns have in common? You can use both as an opportunity to organize your life. Taxes were due in April, which means that you

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Doggy Cool Down

Many people embrace the summer sun and warm weather after surviving the frozen temperatures of the midwest prairie.  With the sun shining upon us, it is important that we keep our pets

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Home Search On The Go

Introducing the most effective home search tool for home buyers on the go!  My FREE Keller Williams Mobile App!In this high tech streamline society, it is important to be able to access

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The Children Need Us

For 60+ years, the Sioux Falls Morning Optimist Club has been helping youth in the Sioux Falls area.  The service club was established in the late 1950's with the goal to inspire, benefit, and

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Microbrews Growing In Popularity

As the trend of home brewing and unique breweries grows, more and more people are finding a new appreciation for beer crafting.  In Sioux Falls, this is more apparent with the recent opening of

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Grand Living At Lake Lorraine

Grand Living at Lake Lorraine is quite the sight to see.  This new independent living and assisted living facility is the south anchor of the new business hotspot, Lake Lorraine.  This&

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Open Houses And March Market Review

The month of March in Sioux Falls has been interesting in the housing market.  Inventory is low and demand from buyers is HIGH!  According to RASE (Real Estate Association of the Sioux

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Louise Avenue Gets A Facelift

If you have had the pleasure of driving on Louise Ave this week, near the Empire Mall, you were likely to experience a bit of congestion.  The City of Sioux Falls began what is sure to be quite

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St Patricks Day Parade Sioux Falls

For 38 years the St. Patrick's Day Extravaganza Committee along with the Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce has been hosting a parade in downtown Sioux Falls in honor of St. Patrick's Day!

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Easy Money Saving Tips For Spring

Soon flowers will be in bloom, the sun will hopefully be shining regularly, and backyards everywhere will be booming with activity.  Just like winter, this time of year is crucial when it comes

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Importance Of Getting Preapproved

                                 

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Immaculate Ranch Home In Sioux Falls

A common preference in today's market is the ranch style home.  The Jeff Merrill Team at Keller Williams has a new listing that exceeds the expectations of many ranch homes available in Sioux

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Reasons To Purchase A New Home

There are many reasons why people choose to purchase a new home.  Reasons can vary from family to family or location to location across the United States.  According to the National

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3 Tips For Selling Your Home With A Pet

According to the U.S. Census  68% of households in the United States had at least 1 household pet in 2014.  That means a large number of homes are full of pet odor, pet dander, and

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10 Money Saving Tips For Your Home In The Winter

When the outdoor temperature drops, it seems the cost for every bill rises.  These tips will warm your pocketbook when nothing outside can!1.   Let sunlight in during the day and curtains

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Beresford Home Needs A New Family

Looking for a family friendly home in a small town?  Beresford, SD is located just a short drive south of Sioux Falls.  You can have the small town feel but be just 30 minutes to

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Beresford House To Call Home

Beresford is a great community that offers small town appeal, homes with character, and friendly neighbors all within a short drive to the "big city"!  Click the link below to see a great

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