clarksville: It's Dogwood Winter in Clarksville TN - 04/20/18 07:32 PM
What Is Dogwood Winter?
Tennessee has had some crazy weather lately. There have been some very warm days and even a few into the 80's. This week took a turn toward freezing temps with a few snowflakes appearing the first of the week. The nights have been in the 30's so it has been jacket weather for sure.

When this happens in the Spring, Dogwood Winter has arrived in Clarksville. It comes every year around this time in the month of April. I look forward to it because the dogwood trees are at their best in Dogwood Winter. 

Dogwood Winter represents a drastic change in temperature resembling wintertime starting all … (0 comments)

clarksville: 7 Great Reasons to Buy in Stones Manor, Clarksville in the Spring - 04/19/18 06:40 PM
Spring is Time to Check Out a New Home in Stones Manor

The grass is lush and green and grass cutting has started in Stones Manor Subdivision. The trees are blooming and daffodils, tulips and the dogwood trees have blossoms. Homeowners in Stones Manor have had their lawns mowed 3 times so far this year and all yards are looking neatly groomed at the same time. 
May is the time the community swimming pool opens. the pool furniture is already in place and the pool deck is being spiffed up. Stones Manor residents love the salt-water pool and the place to gather.  The clubhouse, the Manor … (9 comments)

clarksville: Clarksville Downtown Commons Ready to Open - 04/17/18 07:51 PM
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 is Grand Opening 

After years of planning and construction the park is finally ready to open. Tuesday was a busy day with worker bees all over putting on the final touches.
This is a Montgomery County park located in the heart of Downtown Clarksville at 215 Legion St. There are plans of music events to be announced for later in the year. There will be art and plenty of places to sit and enjoy. 
The ribbon cutting ceremony and grand opening are Wednesday afternoon. The new art installation will be named and on Saturday, April 21, the unveiling of Imagination … (6 comments)

clarksville: Yoyo Weather in Clarksville, TN - 04/16/18 07:22 PM
Crazy Spring Weather
We have a warm day or two with lots of sunshine and then a front moves in and temperatures drop into the 30's and we have frost warnings. This morning we had snow flurries and cold winds. But hark, tomorrow is another day and the highs are near 70's. 
Thankfully the flowers are resilient and are hanging in there through these wide temperature swings. These deep purple/blue irises are mostly standing tall and giving hope that spring really has arrived though is hiding from us on some days.
One thing is for sure, if you don't like the weather in Tennessee, … (9 comments)

clarksville: Sunday Smiles in Clarksville TN - 04/15/18 05:38 PM
Clarksville TN in the Spring Time
Historic Downtown Clarksville is pretty anytime of year but in the spring it really shines. The courthouse has a beautiful lawn and it is kept perfectly groomed. After picking up our tax returns, we took a tour through the streets to see what was happening. The dogwoods are blooming and the grass is the deepest of greens. The historic buildings make a lovely backdrop.
If you ever get to visit Clarksville, don't miss a trip to downtown. There are quaint shops, good restaurants and historic buildings. Bring you camera. Downtown Commons is opening soon and will have music events … (13 comments)

clarksville: Clarksville, TN Homes for Sale with Basements - 04/14/18 06:28 PM
Basement Homes Are in High Demand in Clarksville

Clarksville TN has gently rolling hills but even so, we also have lots of flatland and farmland. When subdivisions are built most of the time they are developed from farmland as the farmers have given up trying to eek out a living from the land.
Though the topography may make you think that basement homes are plentiful, they represent less than a fourth of all the homes in the area. Even with sloped lots, builders choose to build crawl space homes without basements. The cost of digging and keeping a basement dry increases the costs of the homes and much of this … (7 comments)

clarksville: Customs House Museum in Clarksville TN - 04/13/18 08:07 PM
A Fun Saturday in Clarksville TN

Weekends are a fun time to visit the Custom House Museum. There are permanent exhibits as well as temporary exhibits to teach and intrigue. If you time it just right, the second Saturday of the month is free admission. The rest of the time it isn't expensive and there are also individual and family passes available for sale that will get you in anytime you want.
This is one of the best museums in the south with beautiful architecture. Families love the children's area with the Bubble Cave and interactive learning. The trains are fascinating and keep children captivated for … (5 comments)

clarksville: 1236 Juniper Pass in Farmington is Closed - 04/12/18 07:51 PM
Now Sold, 1236 Juniper Pass,
Farmington Subdivision in Clarksville, TN

This how is now finished and belongs to the new buyers This is such a popular home and I could have sold it several times over. The pretty Craftsman design and the floor plan make for an awesome layout packed full of good function.  It includes 4 bedrooms with 3.5 baths plus a bonus room. 
This home has a 3-car garage. There is formal dining and an eat-in kitchen. The white cabinets and gray-tone colors are very fashionable. The master bath has a whirlpool tub, tile shower and a walk-in closet. Additionally, it has a covered back porch, patio and big backyard … (13 comments)

clarksville: Now Sold- 215 Paddock Rd. Clarksville TN 37043 - 04/09/18 07:36 PM
Hilldale Area Home Sold in Clarksville TN 37043

This home went on the market and received immediate offers. The seller was selling it as is and wasn't willing to sell on an FHA or VA loan. That made it an investor special and several investors made strong offers. Now just a couple of weeks later it is closed.
There is over 1400 sq. ft. of finished living area and original hardwood floors in most of the house. This all brick home is on a half acre lot.
 Click here to see other homes on the market for sale in this price range.
The garage was converted into a … (15 comments)

clarksville: New Home Building Permits Increase- Montgomery Co. TN - 04/09/18 06:36 PM
Up by 12% in 2017 New Home Building Permits 
New homes continue to lead the housing market in Clarksville TN. Over the last year new homes have represented about a third of the homes sold. This is a 12% increase in new home permits pulled over 2016. In 2017, there were a total of 1458 new home permits.
Buyers like new and there have been many new neighborhoods to satisfy their needs. More new construction and neighborhoods are on the horizon and the future looks exciting for home buyers.

It has been challenging this winter and early spring with so much rain to get … (6 comments)

clarksville: 2018 Season Jazz on the Lawn in Clarksville TN - 04/08/18 01:24 PM
Jazz on Lawn for 2018 at Beachaven Winery

The weather is showing signs of spring and that means Jazz on the Lawn is close to a new season. This venue offers great music compliments of Beachaven Winery. The winery is located on the corner of Dunlop Lane and International Blvd on several acres of manicured grounds including a small vineyard. 
Jazz on the Lawn concerts have been provided for several years and are free and open to the public. Each concert is on a Saturday in the picnic and stage area under the trees. 
Parking fills up fast since several thousand people attend these concerts on a given night. Make sure … (13 comments)

clarksville: Another Farmington Subdivision Home is Now Closed - 04/07/18 08:01 PM
Lot 606 Farmington in Clarksville TN Is Closed

This beautiful new home is now complete and closed. It turned out so nice and the buyers love their new home. It has gray tone colors and 2 main floor bedrooms with 2 full baths. An additional, 2 more bedrooms and another full bath and bonus room are upstairs. Check out more details on 606 Farmington.
There is a covered back deck. There is a 2-car garage. The bonus room could serve as a 5th bedroom if you choose. The pretty laminate flooring is in the entry, dining, living, kitchen and hallway, All baths have designer tile. … (12 comments)

clarksville: Back on Market, 3989 Castle Bar, Clarksville TN - 04/06/18 09:04 PM
Your Second Chance is Here- 3989 Castle Bar, Clarksville TN 37040

This has been an interesting week with buyers bailing at the last minute and not completing home purchases. All inspection contingencies were satisfied on this lovely home but the buyer had health issues in the family and needed to move on.

The good news is now other buyers will have a chance to buy this lovely home. The seller worked hard to have this home looking move-in ready. It is located in Avalon Subdivision north of I-24 near Exit 1 on a big corner lot. 

There is laminate flooring from front entry hall through … (12 comments)

clarksville: Seller Showing Prep Tips to Reduce Risk - 04/05/18 08:08 PM
Make Your Home Safe for Home Buyers to See
When selling a Clarksville TN home, it is important to prepare for showings and think a little deeper than just a pretty presentation. Though staging can handle much of the preparation, there are things to do to insure your safety and reduce the risk of any injury by potential buyers. 

When Selling Put All Valuables Securely Away- It isn't good enough to tuck into a drawer. Lock them away or take to a safety deposit box. Medicine and Prescriptions Should Be Not Be Left in the Home During Showings- Not only might a child get into … (27 comments)

clarksville: Ft. Defiance Story Time in Clarksville TN - 04/04/18 04:58 PM
Fort Defiance Clarksville TN Has Lots of History to Share with Children
The second Tuesday of each month, kids are especially invited to come to Fort Defiance Interpretive Leaning Center for Historic Story Time. This is a wonderful learning experience and perfectly suited for home schooled children and school sponsored trips.

You see, nearly 200 years ago, this area was a trading center for the American Indians. They discovered that the location 200 feet above the confluence of the Red and Cumberland Rivers had the perfect view for protection to see enemies coming up or down the Cumberland River. 
Fort Defiance Clarksville TN was a … (8 comments)

clarksville: Why Buyers Choose Condos and Townhomes in Clarksville TN - 04/03/18 09:14 PM
Buying a Condo or Townhome Has Benefits 

Not every buyer wants to live in a condo or townhome but for those that do, they love them. I see many advantages of living in a condo as opposed to a single family detached home. It is much more of community living and that appeals to the lifestyle of certain buyers.
Some buyers look at it as a shorter term solution while they transition from one home to another single family home. There are many types and styles of townhomes and condos and they are located in many parts of town.  
You can see condos currently … (8 comments)

clarksville: What's My Somerset Clarksville, TN Home Worth in March 2018? - 04/03/18 07:46 PM
Somerset Subdivision, Clarksville TN March 2018 Update
I love the looks of this neighborhood and so do home buyers in 2018. It is a unique looking neighborhood in the St. Bethlehem area with Craftsman style homes. Somerset Subdivision has winding streets and a variety of pretty little colored houses.
Somerset Subdivision is located on Rossview Rd. in the St. Bethlehem area.  There is quick access to I-24 at Exit 8. The Rossview Schools are down the road just over a mile away. If you want to shop or dine at a particular restaurant, chances are you will find it at Governor's Square Mall which is an easy drive from Somerset. 
May of … (6 comments)

clarksville: Affordable Governors Crossing Townhome in Clarksville for Rent - 04/02/18 08:32 PM
82 John Sevier Ave. Governors Crossing Townhome, Clarksville TN
This townhome with lots light and open living space on the first level and is ready for quick occupancy. There is over 1200 sq. ft. It is just steps from the clubhouse and swimming pool that will open in May.
This is the most popular floor plan in Governors Crossing called the Meridian Plan with two bedrooms and two and a half baths. This has been well kept and maintained and will appeal to anyone wanting a great location and a home in prime condition. Governors Crossing has a low maintenance lifestyle. This townhome rents for $995 per month.
Governors Crossing is a community … (7 comments)

clarksville: Now Pending, Investor Special in Clarksville TN 37042 - 03/31/18 02:39 PM
Now Under Contract House on Fortway Rd. Clarksville TN 37042

This home is now pending and waiting for the buyer to spruce it up. It is bought as an investor special and offers some good features that a new home buyer will like. I like the big kitchen with an pass-through window to the living room. The laminate flooring in the living room is in good condition. There is a fireplace and a big dining area. Tile in in the baths. 
The 3 bedrooms and 2 baths give nice space for buyers. The backyard is privacy fenced and there is a deck. The two-car garage is a nice extra. 

308 Fortway … (6 comments)

clarksville: 15 Steps to a Less Stressful Move Day - 03/28/18 06:27 PM

 Begin EarlyDon't wait until the last moment to start planning and packing. I speak from experience that it take lots more time than you will ever imagine.
2. Reach Out Early to the MoversYou want to get prices and estimates and int4erview companies and read reviews. Once you decide get on the mover's calendar before the date is no longer available.
3. Start Cleaning and SortingThere is not need to pay to move something you cannot use. Start going through those things you have stored away. If you know how much space your new place has, be discerning and eliminate everything you don't need … (12 comments)

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