Author Archives: Matt Evans

About Matt Evans

Webmaster Matt Evans lives and works in his hometown of Valpo. Matt is a top performing real estate agent with RE/MAX Pace Realty in Valparaiso selling homes, land, businesses, commercial property and multifamily homes. As a REALTOR, he works daily with people relocating to and around Porter County and Northwest Indiana.

Valparaiso Farmer’s Market open June thru October

Fresh produce in the summer and early fall months is celebrated at the Valpo Farmer’s Market in Downtown Valparaiso, Indiana. Located at the intersection of Indiana and Lafayette Streets, the Central Park Plaza Market offers fresh fruit and vegetables, baked goods, … Continue reading

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Valparaiso Taste 5 Festival

Valpo Taste 5 Festival for food samples and live music Continue reading

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Valparaiso’s ChicaGo Dash Bus Service

Getting to Chicago’s Loop from Northwest Indiana is rather convenient and affordable.  The City of Valparaiso has four new buses built by Motor Coach that can transport up to 53 passengers each, and offer such features as on-board WIFI, satellite TV, and … Continue reading

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Lake Effect turns Valparaiso White and Green

Valparaiso High School’s official school colors are white and kelly green.  And these are the colors that the area’s outdoors offers with the change of seasons.  Located at the southern shore of Lake Michigan, the Greater Valpo area is affected by the flow … Continue reading

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Valparaiso Indiana Median Home Price Rises in 2009

Great news for the Valparaiso Indiana home market.  According to reports generated from the Greater Northwest Indiana Association of Realtors (GNIAR) MLS, the residential home market appears to be strengthening and showing a solid core of homes retaining or adding value.  The … Continue reading

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Valparaiso Named Community of the Year in Indiana

In August of 2009, the Indiana Chamber of Commerce awarded Valparaiso with the honorable distinction of Indiana Community of the Year for 2009.  The actual award was presented in November of 2009.  The Indiana Chamber cited many reasons, including Valpo’s … Continue reading

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Welcome to Living in Valpo!

We are so excited to launch our new site called Living in Valpo.  Over the years, we hope to keep you up to date on topics related to living in a home in the City of Valparaiso in Northwest Indiana.  … Continue reading

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