Valmeyer Real Esate and Community Information

Located on the eastern edge of a broad flood plain known as the American Bottom, is the small village of Valmeyer. Valmeyer is right in Monroe County, Illinois, on the Mississippi River, and is only eight miles west of Waterloo.

Valmeyer had to rebuild their village over a decade ago after the Great Flood of 1993. In 1996 a 100,000 square foot New Services Building was built which contains a fire department, police department and ambulance department. After years of New Construction, Valmeyer built new churches and commercial buildings which occupy a bank, a tavern and a business forms manufacturing company

Valmeyer’s slogan is “Genuine Home, Great Fun”. It is a great place to relocate and a place you are proud to call home. There are beautiful parks, picnic and pathways for residents to enjoy. Whether your interest lies in the ballet or listening to local Valmeyer trios, this village has amenities for all different tastes. There are great restaurants and diners to go have a bite as well as a social drink. If you want an inexpensive pub and grill, try dining at the Corner Pub and Grill. This full bar restaurant has outdoor dining out looking a scenic view and even allows children.. A short drive to Waterloo will bring you to Dreamland Palace which is a German restaurant. It is off the beaten path but has excellent food, drinks and service.

The real estate in Valmeyer offers many choices for anyone looking to Buy a home in the area. The community has a small population to give it the quaint feeling and small town charm. According to current market data, the median single family home price as of May 30, 2010 was slightly above $167,000. If you are a first time home Buyer looking for a small community to call home, we can start your home search in Valmeyer. If you are looking to move up and want something with space, Valmeyer may just be the place for you. Valmeyer also has foreclosed homes and bank owned properties for anyone looking for a deal, but you may need to put in some elbow grease.

If you are thinking about buying or selling a home in Valmeyer, call Linda Frierdich at 618-444-4255