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Dec82014

So you’re waiting to buy a new home because you think getting a mortgage is impossible?

Think again! When it comes to buying a house, are you in the “no way I could possibly qualify” category?  Not enough cash in the bank for a down payment or closing costs? Credit scores good but not great? So much deferred student loan debt that you assume any lender would slam…

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Dec52014

8 Benefits of Buying a House at Year’s End

  Summer may be real estate’s busy season, but winter offers great opportunities for buying a house, especially for renters looking to become homeowners, growing families trading up to larger houses and baby boomers seeking homes to fit their evolving lifestyles. Generally speaking, your housing choices during the late fall…

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Dec32014

The Real Estate Market Has Turned The Corner

  As we finish 2014, it appears the real estate market is once again on solid footing and ready to advance forward over the next few years. The strength of the market can be viewed using two metrics: projected home values and projected house sales. We recently reported that the…

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Nov252014

Keep your dog safe this Thanksgiving

10 Thanksgiving foods dangerous to feed your dog Cooked bones: Turkey and ham bones can splinter your dog’s digestive tract or cut their throat. Not something you want to deal with over the holidays. Turkey skin: Though it’s yummy, turkey skin can be extremely dangerous to your dog’s health. The…

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Nov192014

PRESS RELEASE: The Jones Company Brings More Than 60 New Home Sites to Williamson County

PRESS RELEASE: The Jones Company Brings More Than 60 New Home Sites to Williamson County

Whitney Park at Burkitt Place announced to add homes to existing Burkitt Place neighborhood.   NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Jones Company, a Nashville-based home builder, has announced Whitney Park at Burkitt Place as their newest community planned for Williamson County. The Whitney Park at Burkitt Place neighborhood is located in…

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Oct312014

Dessert Recipes To Make With Your Leftover Halloween Candy

  The best thing about having an overload of Halloween Candy is that you can use it to make tasty recipes.   Reese’s Brownie Bites    WHAT YOU NEED: 1 package Duncan Hines Chocolate Lovers Double Fudge Brownie Mix or any fudge brownie mix 2 eggs 1/3 cup water 1/4…

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Oct272014

Nashville of today result of years of strong leadership

  “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” — Margaret Mead It seems you can’t drive more than a few miles in any direction in Nashville without passing a construction site. Our built environment…

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Oct162014

Pumpkinfest to fill downtown Franklin with spooky fun

Princesses, monsters and superheroes are invited to celebrate Halloween in Franklin’s 31st annual Pumpkinfest. Costumes are encouraged for all ages and pets, as guests enjoy live performances on two stages, shop from more than 80 arts booths, vote for the best carved pumpkin and groove in the community swing dance….

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Oct92014

Nashville home sales jump almost 20 percent in September

 It remains a seriously good time to be a real estate agent in the Nashville metro area. The Greater Nashville Association of Realtors released data Wednesday showing that the number of homes, condos and properties sold last month surged 19 percent. There were 3,122 closings last month, which is 500…

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Oct22014

Under Armour confirms plans to invest $100M in Mt. Juliet, create 1,500 jobs

  Cracker Barrel will soon be surpassed as the largest private employer in Wilson County. Under Armour today confirmed its decision to build a massive distribution facility in Mt. Juliet, bringing 1,500 new jobs to the area over five years. The facility represents a more than $100 million investment for…

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