Guide to Residential Styles

Guide to Residential Styles

  Every house has a style. Sometimes it has two or more; because of renovations and new, eclectic mixes, fitting a home into one specific category can be daunting or even impossible. Thankfully, there’s no need to memorize complicated architectural terminology. REALTOR® Magazine has compiled…

December Home Sales Best in Nearly a Decade for Greater Nashville

December Home Sales Best in Nearly a Decade for Greater Nashville

There were 3,194 closings during the month of December, according to figures provided by the Greater Nashville Association of REALTORS®. This is a 12.5 percent increase from the 2,838 closings reported for the same period in 2014.Fourth quarter closings are 8,621 for Greater Nashville. That total is a 3.5 percent increase from the…

Wedgewood Houston’s Hip Culture

Wedgewood Houston’s Hip Culture

Theres some debate whether to call the Wedgewood Houston neighborhood, whose borders are defined by Houston Street to the north, Wedgewood Avenue to the south, Eighth Avenue South to the west and Fourth Avenue South/Nolensville Pike to the east, We-Ho (for Wedgewood Houston) or So-Ho…

Nashville’s housing recovery strongest in the nation

Nashville’s housing recovery strongest in the nation

Nashville’s housing market has rebounded stronger than anywhere else in the nation in the aftermath of the recession, according to a new study. Nashville’s median home price today is 11 percent higher than the peak values before the recession struck a net growth that’s the…

Brentwood bans residential uses in Town Center district

Brentwood bans residential uses in Town Center district

  The elected leaders of Brentwood have ended an experiment with more concentrated and intensive development of apartments and condos in the city’s Town Center district. Brentwood city commissioners voted 6-1 on Monday to bar any further residential development reversing the city’s efforts over the…