1. Home Buying Tips

    Buying a home can be both thrilling & scary at the same time. Avenue Realty will help you through some of the unknowns – read the answers to the TOP 5 questions commonly asked by buyers to help you prepare before we start looking for your dream home! 1: Which home can I afford? The answer to this questions dependent on your income and other financial obligations. A good tool for buyers to s…Read More


    While we get used to the smells in our own homes, when it comes time to list, it is time to freshen up. Smells, don’t sell! Here is a bit of advice from your neighborhood realtor. Believe it or not, people make up their minds about if they will or will not buy a home within about 8 seconds. Yes, that’s right! Study after study reveal that a buyer will make up their mind that quickly! The buye…Read More

  3. O’Fallon IL Office Space for Sale!

    Avenue Realty Associates is excited to announce one the NEW PRICE on this prime location OFFICE SPACE or RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY at 701 S Lincoln! This house is ideal for business space solutions and is also zoned residential in theheart of O’Fallon IL. The house features full brick exterior, original hard wood floors, basement, and multi-car off-street parking. You’ll love the centrally loc…Read More

  4. Avenue Realty Assoc. Implements CASH Incentive Program for Active Military, Veterans and Civilian Personnel of Scott Air Force Base

    When military personnel and their families relocate to the Scott AFB and St Louis MO area for duty, Avenue Realty Associates understands the needs and timetables which will make the transfer easier, faster and less stressful.  As a Certified Military Relocation Specialist we understand the special needs of a family that receives PCS order. At Avenue Realty Associates we are lifetime Metro East R…Read More

  5. Military Families in the Metro East

    Though they arrived here from separate coasts, Becky and Guy Venuti and their six children feel right at home in the Metro East. Becky, a Physical Therapy Assistant, LAC instructor for SWIC’s Physical Therapy program and Physical Trainer, comes from Seattle. Guy, an esteemed area pediatrician who now teaches residents at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Belleville, left his hometown of Arlingto…Read More

  6. Wunderbar! ­ Teaching Belleville’s Culture

    Avenue Realty Associates is proud to feature members of our community! We are your neighborhood realtor! It is our pleasure to bring you an interview with Belleville East, German teacher, Andy Gaa! What is your official title? What organizations are you a member of that are focused on Belleville’s history or culture? My name is Andy Gaa. I’m a German Teacher, German Club Sponsor, German Hon…Read More

  7. Belleville’s Bistro Boulangerie

    If you live in the Belleville area chances are you’ve enjoyed a cake from 10th Street Baking Company at one or many of the events you’ve held or attended. But you might not know that 10th Street Baking Co. is much more than a supplier of delicious cakes. Avenue Realty Associates presents, the story of 10th Street Baking Co. and its owner, Don Harwerth. A story of reinvention, evolution and…Read More