clarksville: Farmington Subdivision in Clarksville TN- January 2017
- 01/22/17 07:54 PM
There Are Still Homes for Sale in Farmington, Clarksville TN
Why Do People Choose Farmington?
Farmington Subdivision is a popular neighborhood in the Rossview School Zone. It is located 1.3 miles from Exit 8 of I-24. This location is one of the primary reasons buyers select this area to buy. The homes are beautiful and the neighborhood consists of single family homes that are very well maintained.
You can get to Downtown Clarksville in about 20 minutes, Ft. Campbell in 25 minutes and Nashville in 40 minutes. Farmington Subdivision is outside of the city limits but still has underground utilities, gas and sewer and stylish homes built by a variety of
clarksville: Serendipity Sundays - Indian House Blessing
- 01/21/17 08:42 PM
Serendipity Sundays - Indian House Blessing
I had the pleasure of attending an Indian House Blessing for some of my clients. It felt very special to be invited and an honor to attend. I was the only person in attendance that was not from India. At the front porch I removed my shoes and sat on the floor part of the time like the other guests did.
It was a wonderful opportunity to learn about another culture, celebrate with them on the purchase of their new home and to meet their friends and those that support them. The friends brought all the food and
clarksville: Why the Buyer's Final Walk Though is Important
- 01/21/17 01:19 PM
Why should the buyer doing a final walk through?
Doing a final walk through before the closing offers protection for the buyer, seller and agents involved in the transaction. Many buyers ask if they really have to do one. The answer of course is no, but why would a buyer want to give away their last chance to check out the property before title passes?
An opportunity to check on repairs and left behind items- Unfortunately, not all houses are ready when the final walk through time comes. Sellers fail to do the requirements as stated in the contract. Sellers leave behind unwanted items and some
clarksville: Clarksville's Historic Theater- Roxy Regional Theater
- 01/20/17 06:24 PM
Roxy Regional Theater- Affordable Entertainment
Downtown Clarksville, TN has ongoing entertainment on the corner of First and Franklin St.. Roxy Regional Theater offers quality musicals and plays featuring local talent and also nationally acclaimed actors. The line up always has something of interest worthy on making plans way ahead of time.
The building itself has a lot of history. It originally operated as a motion picture theater called the Lillian. this was in the early 1900’s. It burned but was rebuilt and opened again. During the Great Depression it went dormant because of tight economic times.
Another fire destroyed it in 1945 but it was
clarksville: The Villages in Clarksville, TN - A Sango Neighborhood
- 01/20/17 02:09 PM
Why Do Home Buyers Choose to Live in The Villages?
The Villages is is a fine looking subdivision that started in the 1990's. One of the features that is evident the moment you drive in is the classic looking homes that are mostly all brick.
This neighborhood is located in Clarksville's Sango area where many of the homes were custom built. Sango is located in the southeastern portion of the city. The neighborhood has matured and is now a network of curving sidewalks and pretty streetlamps that provide an excellent place for a daily run or dog walking. To get to The Villages take Madison St. south of
clarksville: Open House at 536 Pond Apple Rd. Clarksville on January 22
- 01/19/17 01:23 PM
536 Pond Apple Rd. in Rudolphtown, Clarksville TN Open Sunday, 1-4pm
Sunday afternoon stop by and check out this custom built all brick home. It has many upgrades and features that you are going to love. The basement has been finished into a recreation room and there is a full bath.
The view will wow you from the full-length party deck across the back of the home. Rudolphtown homes are on big lots with lots of space around them. Of course, the kitchen has granite, tile backsplash and stainless appliances. The wood floors look fantastic and pristine clean. Click here to learn more about 536 Pond Apple
clarksville: Somerset Subdivision, Clarksville TN 2016 Market Report
- 01/17/17 05:42 PM
Somerset Subdivision, Clarksville TN 2016 Market Recap
Somerset is one of those neighborhoods that has a welcoming feel the moment you pass the entrance sign. People continue to like the homes in Somerset Subdivision and its excellent location to schools and Interstate 24. It's located within the Clarksville city limits on Rossview Road just off of Warfield Blvd.
The Craftsman style homes are very attractive and capture the eye of buyers. Big front porches and colorful exteriors makes this a stunning looking community with a quaint New England look. There are sidewalks and access at the back of the subdivision to St. Bethlehem Civitan Park.
clarksville: Clarksville, TN Home and Garden Show- 2017
- 01/16/17 08:48 PM
8th Annual Home and Garden Show in Clarksville TN
The Annual Home and Garden Show for 2017 is coming in February at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center. Use this time to get ideas, plan for spring gardens and to get ready for your spring housecleaning. Spring is a good time for home improvement projects, too.
Dates: February 25-26
Saturday: Gates open at 9am
Where: Wilma Rudolph Center, 1188 Cumberland Dr. Clarksville, TN 37040
Families are welcome and the admission price is low. This year's show is sponsored by Furniture Connection and the Clarksville Chamber of Commerce. Active duty military are admitted free with a
clarksville: Real Estate Students and Observations
- 01/15/17 08:45 AM
Students and Ah-ha Moments
I am again teaching pre-license real estate school which I have done off and on for over 30 years. It is fun seeing the excitement of the new prospects and hearing them talk about how they will be running their businesses. It is a challenge of instructors to teach the needed elements to pass the test and to make the material have real life application that they will use in their real estate journeys.
Here are some of the insights from me and the students.
People of all ages are wanting to enter the real estate business. It is a
clarksville: Sold in Villas at Meriwether Home in Clarksville TN- 3816 Harvest Ridge
- 01/14/17 04:16 PM
Another Villas at Meriwether Home in Clarksville TN Is Closed
Buyers love these cottage style homes in Villas at Meriwether. The buyer found the neighborhood and only one home was not sold. She made an offer before it was finished and even made a couple of the selections. The buyer knew how nice it would be because she lived in the general area. Home buyers continue to like these new homes being built by Hearthstone Partners. They are tremendous values and leave the buyers with the latest in decorating trends and looks that buyers are seeking.
Check out all the homes for sale in Villas at Meriwether.
clarksville: A Day at the Customs House Museum in Clarksville, TN
- 01/13/17 05:14 PM
A Day at the Customs House Museum in Clarksville, TN
The Customs House Museum is Clarksville's museum full of history about the area around Clarksville and the Cumberland River. It has many exhibits both temporary and permanent that are perfect for the whole family or any history buff.
There is so much for families and children with January 14th as Family Free Day called All Aboard. This day has a special emphasis on the model trains. They model trains will run from 10AM to 12PM and 2-3PM. There are activities of all types and a model train scavenger hunt. This sounds like a lot of fun. There are
clarksville: Another Summerhaven Home in Clarksville TN is Now Closed
- 01/12/17 05:36 AM
1416 Addison Dr. Clarksville, TN is Now Closed
The buyers saw this home in Summerhaven and determined it to be a good opportunity to add to their investment portfolio, They made a bid. on this VA repo and were successful. The home needs a few cosmetic improvements but other than that is in fine condition.
The location and size of the home make it a real value with lots of bedrooms and a large lot. This is a good floor plan and will be just perfect for large families or people wanting lots of space. The selling price is $128,050.
See other available homes for sale in Summerhaven.
clarksville: The Fifth Annual Chocolate Affair- Clarksville TN
- 01/10/17 06:38 PM
The Fifth Annual Chocolate Affair
When January rolls around we know in Clarksville TN that Chocolate Affair will soon be coming. On Saturday, February 4th, Clarksville Parks and Recreation will again be hosting this sweet event at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center. This makes for a fine Valentines outing even if it is a few days early.
There are two Affairs this year, a more casual, Afternoon Affair where children will be more at ease and welcome from 2-4PM. The Evening Affair is from 6-8PM and a new addition this year will be dancing and a cash bar.
Tickets generally sell out for both events
clarksville: What's My Meadows of Hearthstone Home Worth? December 2016
- 01/09/17 07:14 PM
Meadows of Hearthstone Clarksville TN- Market Report December 2016
What's been happening in the market in Meadows of Hearthstone?
This neighborhood has been stable in price and sales have been steady throughout the year. Prices are not increasing but houses are selling and that is good news for seller.
The location continues to be one of the best reasons that buyers select homes in Meadows of Hearthstone. It is close to Governors Square Mall and near Exit 4 at I-24 and not more than 5 minutes from either.
This St. Bethlehem location is off of Wilma Rudolph Blvd. Meadows of Hearthstone began construction in 2001 and was
clarksville: 1521 Green Grove Way, Clarksville TN, Price Adjustment
- 01/07/17 06:00 PM
1521 Green Grove Way, Clarksville TN, Price Adjustment
This lovely Farmington Subdivision home has just had a price adjustment. This price reduction makes this an even better opportunity for a buyer to purchase this 6- bedroom home. The many upgrades like surround sound, intercom system, granite throughout, tile backsplashes, tons of hardwood and tile make this one of the finest quality homes in Farmington.
My favorite is the large covered deck and stamped concrete patio beneath it and the fenced backyard. It has a lovely view of one of the neighborhood ponds.
The arched doorways and lofty ceilings and corner fireplace make the living room very dramatic.
clarksville: 7 Inexpensive Ways to Make Your Kitchen Sell
- 01/07/17 04:42 PM
Low Cost Fixes for the Kitchen to Make it Look Good and Sell
There are many inexpensive things you can do to brighten up a kitchen and make it look more current. Especially when you are ready to sell, you don't want to invest tens of thousands in your kitchen. Some easy, do-it-yourself ways can improve the look and make the appearance more inviting to buyers and to you.
Clean everything. Appliances, cabinet fronts and insides, baseboards, flooring, ceiling corners and over the cabinets all need a cleaning cloth put to them. I mean really deep clean. Once you have a clean
clarksville: 536 Pond Apple Road, Clarksville TN, Now on the Market
- 01/07/17 09:37 AM
536 Pond Apple Rd. in Rudolphtown , Clarksville TN, Just Listed
This Rudolphtown Subdivision home is on the market for sale. This is a custom quality, all brick home with many updates and upgrades to keep it current. There are 3 bedrooms and 3 and a half baths. I particularly like the large deck that extends across the entire length of the back of the house. The backyard view has lots of open space and the lot size is almost an acre. You will not have any houses crowding you on this lot.
Classic homes like this are always in style and captivate you when
clarksville: What's in Store for Clarksville, TN in 2017?
- 01/05/17 03:06 PM
A Year of Opportunity
I am a believer that opportunities are everywhere and it is up to us to open our eyes and ears and learn to recognize them. Once they are recognized, then action must be taken to make the most of the favorable circumstances. When I look around, I see opportunities in every direction around Clarksville, TN.
In Clarksville, attitudes are upbeat with the hopes that 2017 will be the best year we have seen in many years. There is talk about more job openings and new businesses moving into the community. I believe this will happen as small business grows and economic
clarksville: 617 Poston St. Clarksville TN 37040 Now Sold and Closed
- 01/05/17 02:50 PM
Closed in 2017, 617 Poston St. Clarksville TN 37040
Within a few weeks on the market and less than a month until closing, 617 Poston Dr. is now sold. The home was move-in ready and had large rooms creating lots of possibilities for furniture arrangement. The new carpet and roomy eat-in kitchen with all appliances made it qualify for FHA financing. It closed at $62,500.
Check out more about 617 Poston St. here.
The big wooded lot and trees frame the house nicely. It has an excellent location within walking distance of Austin Peay State University.
Schools for 617 Poston St. are St. Bethlehem, Burt Elementary and Rossview Schools. Downtown
clarksville: Do the Buyer and Seller Have to Attend the Closing?
- 01/04/17 03:15 PM
Is it a must that the buyer and seller physically attend a real estate closing?
Most of the title and real estate closing companies in Clarksville, TN can complete a closing without the physical presence of either party. We deal with relocation buyers and sellers that have already left the area. One thing they don't want to do is to incur the extra expense to travel back to Clarksville just to close on the house. They will do it if they have to but it is no longer necessary and closing documents can be signed and notarized almost anywhere and in all parts of the