Posts Tagged: nashville

Where is Nashville’s Gayborhood?

We wondered where the Gayborhood was in Nashville, Tennessee. Wikimapia helped us out: The 3 blocks on Church Street from 15th to 18th are home to many GLBT businesses including nightclubs like Blue Gene’s, Play, Tribe, Blu, Restaurants like Red and the Church Street Cafe, and the Outloud Bookstore. It is a growing area for… Read more »

Nashville Commercial, Industrial Real Estate Markets Looking Strong

Nashville’s office and industrial real estate markets ended the year on a promising note. The average asking rent for office space increased and the vacancy rate dipped in the fourth quarter, according to a new market report from commercial real estate brokerage Cassidy Turley. The area’s vacancy rate now stands at 10.6 percent, down from… Read more »

Nashville Home Sales Up 33% in October

Nashville-area home sales increased by 33.8 percent in October compared to a year ago, according to a new sales report from the Greater Nashville Association of Realtors. According to the report, 2,312 homes were sold in the area last month, up from 1,728 a year ago. Year-to-date home sales are up 26 percent. “Home sales… Read more »

Nashville, Tennessee Home Sales String in Third Quarter

Home sales are supposed to be weak during a presidential election year, but Nashville-area home buyers apparently haven’t heard that bit of conventional wisdom. The market is stronger than it’s been in years. “We’re seeing everything way up,” says Andrew Terrell, a Realtor with Pilkerton Realtors. “Nothing has slowed down.” Nashville-area home sales in the… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Melissa Lundgren, Nashville

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Finding a perfect Nashville home and neighborhood to match your lifestyle and budget is my first priority. It doesn’t matter whether you’ve ever bought a home before – I’ll… Read more »

USA, TN: Nashville May See New Wave of Foreclosures

Just as it appears that the worst of Middle Tennessee’s foreclosure crisis has passed, new research suggests that 2012 may usher in a second wave of foreclosures in the Nashville area. In 2011, about 11 percent of home sales in the Nashville metro area were foreclosure-related, which is a 31 percent drop from 2010, according… Read more »

NC: Asheville Home Sales Jumped Sharply in November

Home sales in Buncombe County took another step up last month, rising 41.2 percent over November 2010. Home prices kept dropping, however, according to data from N.C. Mountains Multiple Listing Service. The median sale price – the point at which half were higher, half lower — of $190,000 for November was 11.4 percent the $214,500… Read more »

Nashville Home Sales Up As Prices Fall

More homes in Middle Tennessee are selling as prices fall. Sales have been up four consecutive months. But, during that time, median home prices have fallen almost 10 percent. Realtor Kim Fennell says business has been gaining steam. Some houses are getting multiple offers, and Fennell says both of her company’s part-time employees have doubled… Read more »

TN: Nashville Foreclosures Jumped at End of 2010

CoreLogic reports that the Nashville-area foreclosure rate ended 2010 at 1.89 percent, 16 basis points higher than a November number that was itself up 17 beeps from October. We can take some solace from the fact that Middle Tennessee’s housing market is still in much better shape than the nation’s — December’s foreclosure rate was… Read more »