November 2018

Found 3 blog entries for November 2018.

What does Amazon mean for Nashville’s housing market?

Although Amazon decided not to bring their HQ2 to Nashville, they did decide to bring a new operations hub to Music City. With it, they’re expected to employ 5,000 people right here in our city. So what does the influx of people mean for Nashville’s housing market?

Experts spoke with The Tennesseanabout what 5,000 jobs with a median salary of $150K actually means for our housing market. Unfortunately, this means prices could go up. Some areas and some types of homes may more be in demand than others, though. The experts do say that this will let up over time, it won’t last forever.

Amazon hasn’t said exactly which positions will be coming to Nashville. That means there’s no way to tell just

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Black Friday is Not the Best Time to Buy a House

Black Friday is the biggest shopping day of the year. People line up for hours to get crazy deals on electronics, toys and more. Although it’s a big day for retail stores, Black Friday is not the best day to buy a house.

According to an article on Realtors.com, researchers found the day after Thanksgiving is a great day for retail deals. They've discovered that home shoppers should actually wait until Dec. 26 to get the best deal on a house. Closing on Dec. 26 can mean really great things for your bank account. Statistically speaking, on that day, you’ll spend approximately $2,500 less. This number comes from a report from ATTOM Data Solutions.

As a whole, December is the best time of the year to

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First-Time Home Buyer? Don’t Make These Mistakes

Everyone knows how overwhelming buying your first house can be. It’s a long process full of paperwork, new information, shopping and sometimes even some problems. You can avoid making any major mistakes by keeping a few things in mind.

Location Matters

Location is so important when it comes to buying your first house. You may find the perfect house but it’s 25 miles from your work. Is that a big deal? Just think about commuting in rush hour traffic. That could potentially be a 50 minute drive! Is that really worth it?

If you have kids, you should also keep school districts in mind when thinking about your location. Moving to a smaller house in a better school district may be worth it to you and

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