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What Would Make You Sell Your House?

There are many reasons why a homeowner decides to sell their house and move. The latest Generational Trends Report from the National Association of Realtors asked recent home sellers to share their reason for moving. The younger the respondents, the more likely their top response centered around needing a larger […]

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Existing Home Sales Slow to Start Spring [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: Existing Home Sales slowed to an annual pace of 5.21 million home sales in March. Low inventory levels are still impacting home sales! The current month’s supply of homes for sale is 3.9-months. Median home prices were up 3.8% over last March at $259,400. This marked the 85th […]

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Renters Paying Substantially More While Owning Costs Less

In a recent Insights Blog, CoreLogic reported that rent prices have skyrocketed since 2005. Meanwhile, the typical mortgage payment has actually decreased. “CoreLogic’s national rent index was up 36% in December 2018 compared with December 2005, while the typical mortgage payment was down 4% over that period.” Why the difference […]

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New Study Reveals One Surprising Reason for the Inventory Shortage

There has been a great amount written on millennials and their impact on the housing market. However, the headlines often contradict each other. Some claim this generation is becoming the largest share of first-time home buyers, while others claim millennials don’t want to own a home, blaming them for the […]

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Nada – The New Nashville Fav

Whatever you are doing, stop! Get in your car and drive to Midtown to have the most delicious meal you’ve ever had in Nashville. Although Nada isn’t brand new to the Nashville food scene, it’s new to me. I’ve seen it many times driving to our Music Row office and […]

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Butchertown Hall Nashville

Who doesn’t love a beautifully designed space located in the heart of the Germantown suburb of Nashville?  Butchertown Hall is just that, and it’s a great spot for date night, hanging out with friends, drinks after work, business lunches or weekend brunch. Boasting a 36 square foot open fire hearth, […]

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