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Nashville home sales
2023 Nashville Real Estate Market
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As 2022 draws to a close, I find myself reflecting on yet another record year of real estate sales. I exceeded $750,000,000 in lifetime sales, set 14 new price records...
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10 year treasury graph
November CPI and Falling Mortgage Rates
Great news for the future of Nashville mortgage rates: according to the Labor Department, consumer prices (CPI) only increased 7.1% in November, down from a 7.7% advance in October and...
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Nashville airbnb stock ipo
Airbnb Stock IPO and Nashville
In the weeks leading up to the Airbnb stock IPO, bookings in Nashville were recovering from a disappointing Spring and Summer season due to the Covid-19 pandemic. And yet, Nashville...
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mortgage deferment versus forbearance
Loan Forbearance, Deferment or Modification
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Melinda Bailey, a career commercial banker, spent 45 minutes in studio answering questions about the appropriate uses for loan forbearance, loan deferment and loan modification in Nashville. Melinda explained the advantages...
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short term rental acronyms
Short Term Rental Acronyms
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As the market for Nashville short term rental properties grows so do the short term rental acronyms we use to describe those properties. It’s not uncommon for me to send...
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new short term rental laws
Summary of Short Term Rental Laws
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2019 was the busiest on record in Middle Tennessee for the creation and passage of short term rental laws in Nashville. The Nashville Metro Council led that push with 7...
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