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Top Reasons Seniors Should Consider Retiring in Nashville

Top Reasons Seniors Should Consider Retiring in Nashville

Your retirement years, or “Golden Years,” are part of an exciting and rewarding stage of life. After years of saving and preparing, you are finally ready to spend your days doing exactly what you want to do and living where you want to live. There’s […]

Where Parents Can Find Money to Help Their Kids Buy a Home

Where Parents Can Find Money to Help Their Kids Buy a Home

There are many ways parents can help their children purchase a home: contributing to a down payment, helping with closing costs, co-signing a mortgage or allowing their kids to move back home so that they can save money. While most of these avenues involve giving […]

4 Things to Know about Purchasing a Second Home

4 Things to Know about Purchasing a Second Home

Often, those looking to purchase an additional home get confused between a second home and an investment property. However, the two are not interchangeable – especially when it comes to their financing. Second Home, DefinedA second home is real property that the homeowner intends to occupy […]

5 Ways to Relieve Stress When Selling Your Home

5 Ways to Relieve Stress When Selling Your Home

With cleaning and packing up your things, worrying whether an offer will come through and thinking about leaving a home that has meant a lot to you over the years, the process of selling your home can be a stressful experience. Here are five tips […]

How to Upgrade Your Home Office

How to Upgrade Your Home Office

If you’re like many people, you tend to do at least a little work from home. Whether you full on run a business out of your living space or simply need a nook to work on your finances or groom your Pinterest board, the following […]

Median Sales Price Continues to Climb

Median Sales Price Continues to Climb

2018 Ends with a Near Record Number of Home Sales Final numbers for 2018 indicate there were 39,514 homes sold in the region, compared to the 40,482 closings in 2017, the total sales for 2018 were down 2.4 percent. This is the second highest number of home sales since […]

Cool Ideas for Dressing Up Your Kid’s Room

Cool Ideas for Dressing Up Your Kid’s Room

Icons and superheroes go in and out of style, so decorating your kids’ rooms to reflect their current favorite may not be the best idea. Decorators suggest using timeless themes and practical ideas to make their spaces cheerful and organized: Start with color – Choose a […]

Taming Your Closets for a Home Sale

Taming Your Closets for a Home Sale

Admittedly, the closets are probably not top of mind when you’re getting your home ready for a showing, but they can be important selling points, as lots of space is normally something on a house hunter’s wish list. Who doesn’t want a large walk-in closet […]

The Ins and Outs of Title Insurance

The Ins and Outs of Title Insurance

If you’re buying a house with cash only, you may have gotten a lower price for it and you certainly won’t have to deal with a bank to get a mortgage loan. Another advantage is that you don’t have to buy title insurance to protect […]

Loan Assistance Options for Disabled Homebuyers

Loan Assistance Options for Disabled Homebuyers

With about 56.7 million people living with a disability in the United States, according to Census Bureau data, there are plenty of disabled people who may need help buying a home. The good news is, help is available. Here are some laws and programs designed […]