Wednesday, December 11th, 2013 at 1:48pm. 69 Views, 0 Comments.
The New York Times has finally admitted that Nashville has "made it." Nashville is Nowville and one of the hottest cities in the area. It's known as a Heartland city and one of the most promising places to work and live today.
Many immigrants are coming to the area because of the job growth and the attractive music scene. However, these are just a couple of the reasons why Nashville is hot right now.
According to the article in the New York Times, the city is still very much a traditional Southern city. However, it has become more than just a Southern city. This is a place where hipsters and conservative Christians can mesh together to create a hot city full of culture.
The Many Nicknames
When a city becomes hot, it tends to attract a number…
Monday, December 9th, 2013 at 3:30pm. 132 Views, 0 Comments.
"Good times in Nashville Real Estate", says Brad Smith of The Ashton Real Estate Group of RE/MAX Elite. Last week Brad researched properties on behalf of out-of-state clients. One of their favorites was a home listed for sale in Mt. Juliet, TN for 279,900 that had been on the market 17 days. The neighborhood, known as Providence, boast walking trails, playgrounds, and a pool that is "second to none." It's convenience to new shopping centers, both Old Hickory & Percy Priest Lakes, as well as I-40 are both major draws to the area. Brad also referred a family friend to Mack Garvin at Ameris Bank whom is hoping to refinance their condo before interest rates rise next year. His clients home inspection in Hendersonville,…
Monday, December 9th, 2013 at 1:01pm. 51 Views, 0 Comments.
Nashville is known as the Music City, but they still have plenty of great choices in the film category. Here are some of the best of the film industry you will find in the city.
Kogonada is known as the best film criticism in the Nashville area. It comes from filmmaker Ernie Park and his supercuts. These supercuts help to make the audience look at films a little different.
The Light and Sound Machine, Third Man Records
Known as the best film series in Nashville, this is a classic on 16mm and screened by Jack White. The event is held monthly and many other screenings are a part of the year-round experience.
The best Nashville film example includes a stylish hothouse thriller with plenty of fun for mainstream audiences. The…
Saturday, December 7th, 2013 at 1:45am. 297 Views, 0 Comments.
Rolling Stone to Open an Office In Nashville
According to an article in AdAge, the Rolling Stone magazine is to create a standalone website to focus on Country Music. The idea of the website would be to cover Country Music like Rolling Stone covers the Rock and Pop music scene.
This is probably because country music has been seen to be dominating the recent music talent search shows like the Voice and American Idol. Apparently now 1/4 of the American adults are proud to call themselves country music fans and as such they are a target market for all advertisers interested in reaching this broad target market..with one common them...the love of country music.
According to the article in Adage, there will be 10-15 editorial staffers who will be…
Friday, December 6th, 2013 at 7:54pm. 84 Views, 0 Comments.
Jeff took meetings early in the week with prospective builders for a multi million $ project in Franklin. An agreement should be near to get the project started.
Jeff has also been working through due diligence phases on potential sales of multi family projects. One will be sold for several million $’s and the other will be about an $800k project.
Jeff showed a very special estate property in Franklin to his good friend and colleague Mark O’Connell. Mark’s California investor is mulling options for the improvement of the property, which is situated on 9 acres and has the best view they’ve ever…
Friday, December 6th, 2013 at 7:34pm. 87 Views, 0 Comments.
Mark O’Connell of The Ashton Real Estate Group of RE/MAX Elite has a very busy and constructive week in real estate in Nashville.
He met with a new client relocating from San Diego and showed him a wonderful 5 bedroom property in Franklin. The client has an interest in developing and expanding the property and may submit an offer soon.
Mark also showed an existing client some beautiful condos in the Terrazzo development which the client is considering as an investment property. More viewing are scheduled with this clients on Sunday for this client.
Mark met with two separate long term clients to complete final walkthroughs on two properties. One client purchased a three bedroom single family home in Murfreesboro while the other long term…
Friday, December 6th, 2013 at 6:19pm. 34 Views, 0 Comments.
Friday, December 6th, 2013 at 4:21pm. 60 Views, 0 Comments.
John Gilbert of The Ashton Real Estate Group of RE/MAX Elite shows that, even with the holidays approaching, home sales in the Nashville area are not slowing up.
John started out the week making an offer for a couple on a home in Ashland City. The house was listed Saturday and when the buyers offer was submitted Monday morning there were a total of 4 offers on the home. Unfortunately John’s buyers offer was beat out by another offer that went above the asking price. After that small set back John and his buyers were right back in the road looking at homes in a broad area from Ashland City, Springfield and the White House area. Much to his buyers surprise they have found another home that was just listed Wed that they liked even more so…
Friday, December 6th, 2013 at 2:32pm. 57 Views, 0 Comments.
Laura Tanti of the Ashton Real Estate Group of RE/MAX Elite is counting her blessings this year and one of those blessings is to be on the #1 Real Estate Team in Tennessee.
Although it is December Laura is still busy finalizing a few deals. She is working on a new contruction contract with the Jones Co that will start building next year. She is working with 3 single girls all looking for their first (individual) condos! So exciting. She has a 2 bedroom 2bathroom condo listing for sale in the Viridian that she hopes to sell before the end of the year and is very excited about a new listing on 7 acres coming to MLS within the next few days.
Besides working she is getting her Christmas gift baskets ready for all of her clients this year and looking…
Friday, December 6th, 2013 at 11:43am. 70 Views, 0 Comments.
Jennifer has two closings coming up this month in December and one already scheduled for January. She has a 2 new listings that will be coming on the market in mid January one in Green Hills and One in the Bellevue area. Jennifer…