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April 2012

Found 28 blog entries for April 2012.

Another busy week is in the books for Dean Williams of The Ashton Real Estate Group. 

  He took an investor to look at properties in West Nashville and the Bellevue area. He also fixed a financing problem for some buyers who were getting nervous because of an IRS issue, but with that now resolved, they are comfortable and ready to close on their new Lenox Village town home in May.   On Thursday, another investor called when a great investment property in Crieve Hall came back on the market and already had two offers on it. He set up an appointment, his investor loved it and they were able to write up an offer at 11pm at night to make sure his client had a shot to buy it.   On Friday, he met some new clients who are retiring from the U.S.…
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Another busy week in what continues to look like a hot real estate market in Nashville.   Early in the week Jeff finalized a $575k contract in Green Hills.  He spent the middle of the week showing homes to a few clients in the $200k- $600k range in Nashville and showed homes this weekend at $200k, $2.5mil, and $460k.     Jeff is preparing to finalize a Governors Club new construction for $900k this Friday.  Jeff is also expecting to work an offer for $400k in Franklin, $1.65mil in Green Hills @Northumberland this week.     He's showing property to a client in Nolensville for $375k this week. Jeff is meeting a client who is interested in a Dream Builder Custom Homes project on Clovercroft Road in Franklin Tuesday.   In addition he has a…
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This past week Nick focused on his follow up with his clients that he has been talking to. 

He had some great success contacting clients that he has been able to get in contact with in a while.  One is still considering a condo in Wellington Arms, the looked at in the low $200k. range.  Clients that are about a month away from getting serious about looking just under the $200k range.  He has also picked up new clients moving to the Nashville area from Alabama, Florida, Ohio, New Jersey and East Tennessee.  He is also working with first time homebuyers in the Murfreesboro area right around $225k.

He showed property last week to a client moving here from Florida.  She has narrowed her search down to the Mount Juliet/Hermitage/Old Hickory area.   He

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Have you ever wondered how Nashville, Tennessee earned its moniker as Music City USA? What's so special about the music scene in Nashville that it warrants being capital of continental music culture? Haven't just as many musicians passed through cities like Las Vegas and New York?

Well, Tennessee has been known for some world-class fiddlin' all the way back since its roots in the 1700s, but it really started to earn recognition in 1824 when a hymnal, called Western Harmony, was published out of Nashville. The hymnal's popularity spread like wildfire, and set the scene for Nashville's later musical significance.

Fast forward to the late 1800s when what is now known as Ryman Auditorium first began to draw crowds. It quickly became one of the country's

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Jennifer has two properties under contract one in West Nashville and one in the Adelicia set to close Friday!

She is currently working with a client looking to buy a condo in the Icon in downtown Nashville in the Gulch area. She is also working with clients from Ohio set to move in the few weeks! 

Jennifer is also working with a lot of clients from the California area, which is where Jennifer is from, so she is really utilizing her experience of living in Nashville and CA to help her clients get to understand the positive value of real estate in Nashville.

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Mark did a road trip for clients who are considering properties in Spring Hill on Sunday.   On Tuesday he wrote a back up offer on a 3 bedroom single family home sitting on 2 acres for just over $200,00. This offer was accepted by the seller on Thursday.

Mark also generated a number of focused property searches for clients relocating to Nashville from Florida and from Hawaii.

On Friday, after much negotiation Mark closed on a one bedroom apartment with garage at the Enclave Condo development at Hillsboro Village. This is a lovely apartment in an excellent location  and the new owners are delighted with their purchase which was bought for just under $200,000. This was after an extensive search for a downtown Nashville condo
Further road trips in…
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Renee Rathburn with The Ashton Real Estate Group of RE/MAX Elite has really been busy working with Nashville home buyers and sellers.

Congratulations to the Anderson’s who closed on their first home in Spring Hill. I They are looking forward to moving in and enjoying the new neighborhood.
t was nice to meet the Owenby family and I look forward to working with them finding their next home in Nashville TN

Renee says according to figures provided by the Greater Nashville Association of REALTORS® there is 17.3 percent increase compared with closings in March of 2011. This is a significant increase and is a positive reflection in the consumer confidence when it comes to buying real estate in Nashville

“Though there are still significant economic

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If you're looking for the perfect place to start a family, then look no further than Nashville, Tennessee. You'll have a hard time finding a better place to raise your current or future children than this good-natured city. It's a safe environment filled with upright people and lots of things to do, both for you and your kids.

Despite the “Nash-vegas” image put forth in recent years by Nashville's tourist department, this city remains one of the last bastions of pure Southern values. Referred to by many as the Protestant Vatican of the world, Nashville has more churches per capita than any other city in the United States; it's chock-full of God-fearing, neighbor loving people with an infectiously hospitable attitude. It's just plain difficult to be

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Deciding where to purchase your first home is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. You're setting the stage for the next chapter of your life, and it's important that you start off on the right foot. So, that being said, why should you consider Nashville, Tennessee if you're ready to be a homeowner? What makes Nashville, Tennessee one of the best places in the country for you to enter into the realm of real estate for the very first time?

Low Cost of Living, With Security on the Side

If this is your first time buying a house it's probably safe to assume that you have underestimated the financial requirements involved; there always seems to be more to pay for than first meets the eye. For many new homeowners, the first few years of

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As a prospective home buyer, it's always good to know a little bit about the area you're going to be moving into. Sure, your realtor probably lets you in on a few fun facts about the neighborhood or specific area you'll be living in, but in this brief article I'm going to go over 4 attractions in Nashville, Tennessee that you should know about.

The Pantheon & Centennial Park

It may seem like odd placement, but Nashville, Tennessee is home to the only full-scale replica of the Greek pantheon in the entire world. Take one step through the stone columns and you won't doubt it for a second… This place is huge! Truly awe-inspiring to behold; it really feels like the original when you're inside.

The Pantheon is situated inside of Centennial Park, which is

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