THE REALITY OF THE MARKET: The Sky is not Falling
The good news is that the Real Estate Market here in Middle Tennessee is very ALIVE. Yes – Most categories are down from 2007, but we have not seen an alarming shift in our market. General activity has slowed, and values have decreased slightly in most areas. Many Sellers are frustrated because of lack of... Read More
De-Lever us from Evil
“I’m always making a comeback but nobody ever tells me where I’ve been.” Billie Holiday. Making a comeback was exactly what Bonds and home loan rates attempted last week, after approaching some of their worst levels this year. While the Bond market was closed last Monday in Observance of Columbus Day, the early part of... Read More
Belmont-Hillsboro Tour of Homes
Ever wondered what the inside of the homes in the Belmont-Hillsboro neighborhood look like? Come find out on Saturday, October 4th, during the Belmont-Hillsboro Home Tour! From 11:00am-5:00pm, you will have the chance to see homes clustered at the northern end of the neighborhood, from Linden to Magnolia. Tickets, which are $10 each, can be... Read More
WHY I LOVE THE EAST
I gotta tell you people. I can’t get enough of East Nashville. There are so many amazing things to do there and there is so much diversity. Here are a few of my favorite things (not surprising they mostly include food…) 1) Marche Artisan Foods: I love this restaurant. You can find me there practically... Read More
The Perry Property Group is excited to announce an addition to our team – buyer’s agent Libby Marshall!
Born in St. Louis, raised mostly in the rural town of Amboy, IL, Libby was groomed for small-town living and acquired a love for simplicity and a personal touch that only a small town girl can provide. She attended Augustana College, in Rock Island, IL where her studies and singing with the Augustana Choir took... Read More
Understanding the US Housing Rescue Bill
The US Housing Rescue Bill: The Time to Buy is NOW!With White House encouragement, Congress has just passed a bill that offers a temporary tax credit to first time home buyers, alters FHA loans, and in general prevents home foreclosures. How could this affect you? Are you eligible?Because of the new US Housing Rescue Bill,... Read More
New Construction Supply and Demand Experiencing Shift
Anyone who has recently considered purchasing a newly-built home can attest to the price plunge that has been in effect for the past several years. That’s because of the basic laws of supply and demand. With an excessive number of new constructions on the market, builders have been forced to lower their prices just to... Read More
FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS ON THE MOVE!
Tired of renting? Ready for a place you can call your own? If you are thinking of purchasing your first home, the market conditions are in your favor. According to HouseHunt.com, 54% of existing home purchases in the second quarter of 2008 were made by first time home buyers. This number reflects an increase of... Read More
Nashville…On The Lake!
Summer is here! Did you know that you don’t even have to leave Middle Tennessee to go on vacation? Nashville is surrounded by some of the most beautiful and fun lakes in the south, where you can fish, camp, boat, canoe, swim, ski, hike, and much more. Percy Priest Lake is a Nashville favorite, at... Read More