Top 5 Cool Jazz Spots to Visit in Memphis

B.B. King, Johnny Cash, and Elvis are just some of the many names that made this beautiful city famous. Before becoming the “birthplace of rock ’n’ roll,” Memphis, Tennessee was already the city of blues and jazz music, and it still is world-famous today for its incredible musical atmosphere, offering not only the International Jazz…
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The Memphis Housing Market Takes Big Leaps in the Right Direction

RE/MAX of Tennessee conducted their monthly market trend report and compared housing stats from May 2015 to May 2016. Based on the numbers reported, the Memphis housing market is showing signs of improvement as we kick off the summer season. Out of the five cities recorded, the overall consensus shows home sales per month are…
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Baby Boomer Buyers List Desired Top Home Features in Nashville

If you saw our previous two posts about what top home features Millennials and Generation X(ers) request when searching for a home, then you might be curious to read the requests from the last generation on our list: Baby Boomers. Although the age difference between a boomer and a millennial is roughly 22 years, their…
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Generation X Buyers List Desired Top Home Features in Nashville

Welcome back to part 2 of our mini-series! Last week, we posted a list of the top five home features that Millennials desire when searching for a new home. This week, we are ready to announce what members of Generation X look for in their home search. Since this group covers a twenty year age…
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Millennial Buyers List Desired Top Home Features in Nashville

RE/MAX of Tennessee recently conducted a survey of our brokers and agents to determine what home features their clients requested most often. After analyzing the results, we were then able to break it down by the three largest home buying generations: Millennials, Generation X, and Baby Boomers. Even though there were similarities among each generation,…
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Does Working with a REALTOR® Over an Agent Matter?

Two terms that are misused about the industry are real estate agent and REALTOR®. They are all agents who are licensed to help consumers buy or sell houses, so is there a difference? RE/MAX of Tennessee agents decided to take some time to answer that exact question with a 'YES'! Then they got a bit more detailed.…
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[Infographic] 7 Useful Steps to Buying a Second Home

In a recently published article on NOLO.com, experts provide seven steps on how to purchase a second home. From deciding whether a second home is a financially sound idea to alternative means of finding a large down payment, the author really pushes possible second home owners to really consider every aspect before making a purchase.…
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Need a Mortgage Lender? Here’s How to Find the Right One for You

With all the different banks, mortgage brokers, and online lenders eager to get your loan application, it can be overwhelming to choose the right mortgage lender. So what’s the best way to narrow down who you actually contact? Cut through the popups and banner ads and follow our advice to find the best mortgage lender…
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The Sevierville Housing Market Shows a Promising Future

Each month, RE/MAX of Tennessee pulls market trends from 2015 and 2016. Then we create a really cool infographic showing you the comparison. This month, we focused on four cities in Tennessee: Knoxville, Maryville, Crossville, and Sevierville. After examining the results, we determined that the number of homes sold in those four cities is increasing…
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The Best Biscuit Festival in the World!

Did someone say biscuit festival?! Excuse us while we compose ourselves. We just jumped out of our chairs and screamed with joy! Ah hem. That’s better. Now we can share details with you about this completely awesome festival that’s heading to Knoxville. If you think this day is all about eating biscuits, you’d be partially…
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