Close

The CHORD Blog

The #1 Reason to List Your House in the Winter

Many sellers believe spring is the best time to put their homes on the market because buyer demand traditionally increases at that time of year. What they don’t realize is if every homeowner believes the same thing, then that’s when they’ll have the most competition. So, what’s the #1 reason […]

Read More

City Tap House – Rooftop Hip Hop

Experiencing & Selling Nashville – Rooftop to Rooftop Welcome to Vik’s Views – A corner of CHORD’s newsletter highlighting Nashville’s incredible neighborhoods from up high! Nashville has so many fantastic rooftops, and with the cooler evenings of autumn fast approaching, it is the perfect time to experience Nashville from the […]

Read More

Prep Your Home For Winter & Save Money with these Quick Tips

1. Install Weatherstripping Check for drafts in your doors and seal them by installing foam or felt weatherstripping inside the door frame. This will go a long way in keeping you warm and making sure you aren’t wasting money letting the warm air out! 2. Install a Door Sweep You […]

Read More

Christmas Village

Too soon for Christmas talk? We think not! It’s officially time to start gearing up for the holiday season. No matter what your favorite way to celebrate is, Christmas Village at Fairgrounds Nashville has got you covered. On November 15th-17th at the Fairgrounds Nashville, 625 Smith Ave, Nashville, TN 37203, […]

Read More

Taking the Fear Out of the Mortgage Process

A considerable number of potential buyers shy away from the real estate market because they’re uncertain about the buying process – particularly when it comes to qualifying for a mortgage. For many, the mortgage process can be scary, but it doesn’t have to be!  In order to qualify in today’s […]

Read More

How to Determine If You Can Afford to Buy a Home

The gap between the increase in personal income and residential real estate prices has been used to defend the concept that we are experiencing an affordability crisis in housing today. It is true that home prices and wages are two key elements in any affordability equation. There is, however, an […]

Read More

Thinking of Selling Your Home? The Waiting Is The Hardest Part.

Tom Petty famously penned the words, “the waiting is the hardest part” in his early 80’s hit song The Waiting, and his thought process can surprisingly also be applied to individuals considering selling their homes today. Traditional thinking would suggest it may be best to wait until the spring to […]

Read More

4 Reasons to Buy a Home This Fall

Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today, instead of waiting. 1. Prices Will Continue to Rise CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Insights Report shows that home prices have appreciated by 3.6% over the last 12 months. The same report predicts prices will continue to increase at a rate of 5.8% over […]

Read More