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Sunday, July 8th, 2012 at 1:56pm. 421 Views, 0 Comments.
Nashville, Tennessee can certainly be considered a shoppers paradise since it plays home to a dozen retail outlets and shopping malls. There is the 100 Oaks Mall, the CoolSprings Galleria, Rivergate Mall, Providence MarketPlace, Opry Mills and the Prime Outlets at Lebanon to name a few.
The 100 Oaks Mall is a unique mix of shopping and health care that sets it apart from many of the other malls in and around Nashville. It has about 20 different clinics, and is much easier to access than many of the larger malls in the area.
The CoolSprings Galleria is home to a 500 seat food court. With over 160 stores in the building, this Galleria is huge, and offers a whole lot of selection, and is sure to have something for every kind of shopper.
Friday, June 29th, 2012 at 3:23pm. 754 Views, 0 Comments.
Over the past several years virtually every city in the nation has been hit hard by the recession and housing market collapse. While Nashville was no exception, people considering moving to this beautiful city won't be surprised to hear that its housing market is recovering much more quickly than most other cities. Since 2011 the home prices have leveled off and and home sales have begun to slowly increase due to many factors.
Nashville is the perfect combination of a big city with the charm and kindness so well known in Southern towns. The job market in the area has been growing at a much faster pace than other cities in the state which has made it a very attractive location for many individuals who are relocating for work. As more and more people…
Friday, June 29th, 2012 at 3:21pm. 320 Views, 0 Comments.
Many people looking to relocate to a new city cringe when someone mentions Nashville Tennessee. They might think it's just a little Southern city without any of the luxuries and attractions of larger cities. Once they've visited the area, however, they quickly change their mind. The greater Nashville area boasts over 12 impressive malls with hundreds of stores to choose from. No matter what type of shopping people are interested in, it's available and just a quick drive away from anywhere in the city.
The CoolSprings Galleria is one of the largest shopping areas in the Nashville area with over 165 unique stores and a 500 seat Oasis food court. This shopping complex is is an excellent place to shop for virtually anything imaginable from clothes and…
Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 3:52pm. 471 Views, 0 Comments.
The average price per square foot in Nashville Tennessee for May 2012 was $103. This was down 14.2% when compared to May 2011. The median sale price of homes the period starting February 2012 and ending April 2012 was $142,500 for 409 home sales. This was down 5% from the previous year, which comes to being a total of $7,500 lower. This is most likely due to the huge drop in home sales, which decreased by a whopping 72.8%. There are currently a lot of homes on the market, though, with the total being 3,935, so there certainly is no shortage of homes available for purchase.
For the week that ended on June 6th, 2012, the average listing price for a home for sale in Nashville, Tennessee was $316,626. This was one-tenth of a percent higher than the…
Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 3:51pm. 279 Views, 0 Comments.
Nashville, Tennessee has seen a large influx of people coming in from more depressed areas of Tennessee as well as the rest of the country. There are several reasons for the high amount of people relocating into the area, but the main reason is the affordable housing. The cost of living space in Nashville is much lower than other highly developed areas and cities in the state. While it certainly isn’t the cheapest, it definitely has the most value. Part of this value comes from the lower taxes and utilities.
Nashville has been much more ‘well off’ during these economic hard times than many other areas. This is because many people and businesses have been holding on to their properties instead of selling them at rock bottom prices, which has…
Friday, June 8th, 2012 at 2:17am. 387 Views, 0 Comments.
Even if you haven't heard of the real estate opportunities in Brentwood, there's no denying that these are some of the most sought after and in demand properties in all of Middle Tennessee. This notoriously affluent area, in Williamson County and Davidson County, just south of Nashville is home to some of the most beautiful and well designed new construction homes as well as older traditional homes. The are homes here that are filled to the brim with rich history. There's definitely a reason that these charming homes are in such high demand. Just take a look at some of the available listings to see what kind of spacious and luxurious properties are available right now.
Brentwood History and Heritage
What you will find throughout Brentwood,…
Monday, June 4th, 2012 at 10:58pm. 640 Views, 0 Comments.
If you are looking for a new luxurious property in the greater Nashville area, a beautiful home in Franklin, Tennessee may fit the bill precisely.
Franklin has historically been a secluded but wealthy town, and today the lifestyle you will find in Franklin is little different… It is truly a tranquil community with a host of amenities to keep you entertained and relaxed every day. Franklin is set back away from the bustling Nashville suburbia, yet is close enough that multiple trips into town every week are not at all in convenient… The 15 mile drive should take you about 20 minutes, but that short distance makes a huge difference in the general feeling of seclusion surrounding the community.
Franklin is a town suited for those who love…
Monday, May 28th, 2012 at 3:00am. 871 Views, 0 Comments.
As we approach the mid point of 2012 some of our thoughts will go to the successful seasons both the Tennessee Titans had and the Nashville Predators experienced.
Having two major sports fanchises in the city really does help to attract new residents who look for a city with a rich culture that covers not only music and the arts but sports enterntainment too.
RE/MAX Elite and The Predators and Titans
At The Ashton Real Estate Group of RE/MAX Elite our agents are in full support of the Titans and the Predators. This is not only because of our genuine interest in the success of our home teams but also because of the media interest that is associated with having a successful team and how this helps with the nations perception of our city. Carie…
Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012 at 11:11am. 393 Views, 0 Comments.
There are few things in this world more satisfying than a plate stacked high with hotcakes first thing in the morning. When you think breakfast food in Nashville, you should think of the Pancake Pantry – It's namesake dish is the simply buttermilk pancake, but you can have yours any way you like at this homey but delicious establishment.
Obviously, the Pancake Pantry's specialty is going to be in serving you the best pancakes you've ever had, but their breakfast menu extends into the realm of traditional breakfast foods as well, such as bacon and eggs, hash browns, muffins and more. Of course, if it's your first time going to the Pancake Pantry, you're highly encouraged to just stick with the hotcakes and enjoy the array of options and choices…
Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012 at 11:08am. 549 Views, 0 Comments.
For Nashville's more outdoors-oriented individuals, going for a nice long hike is a great way to pass the time during the summer without spending a dime. Not only is getting outside good for you, but it is a cheap and easy source of entertainment that is sure to relieve some stress, too. But where do you go to find the best trails? Here are a few places to get you started:
Warner Park – This versatile park has nine separate hiking trails for you to make use of, which means that you won't be feeling bored here anytime soon. Over 12 miles of paved and non-paved hiking trails span this thickly forested park, and each one offers you a unique outdoor experience. The nice thing about a park like this is that whether you are feeling up for a 1 mile hike…