etsu: Sweet home..Tennessee! - 09/20/15 09:59 PM

Charming Investment or First Home with TONS of updated features!MLS #368112| 440 Telford Road, Telford TN| 2BR/1BA| 1429 SF.| 1.7 Acres

This sweet home has had some recent interior TLC, including a long list of new items: new laminate flooring, windows, paint, ceiling fans, storm doors, waterlines, water heater and new septic lines. Refrigerator, stove, and dishwasher all convey with this gem, so it's literally 'ready to go!' 440 Telford also includes a fantastic 1.7 acre level lot, complete with running creek, utility shed, and great barn. Carport, paved drive. Many, many possibilities with this home and land, which are … (1 comments)

etsu: Back on the market! C.O.D (Come on Down!) and see it! - 07/29/15 12:12 AM

MLS #363445 | 219 Payne Loop, Johnson City | 2BR/1BA | .95 Acres
Oh the Luck!
This adorable home has just come back on the market!
This sweet home offers great single level living in Johnson City! Easy-care vinyl exterior ranch on a part wooded, level lot. Pretty home with natural light-filled, comfortable living spaces, including eat-in kitchen with plentiful cabinets and laminate countertops. New carpet throughout! Laundry room. Front porch with ramp, rear deck, storage shed, energy efficient double pane windows. Gravel drive.


etsu: Built to last-updated to delight! - 07/28/15 12:59 AM
MLS #360869 | 1503 Virginia Street, Johnson City | 3BR/2.5BA | 1 Acre
Timeless traditional that's a must see! Entry into this stately, all-brick home really makes an impression with hardwood floors, a large, light-filled living area, corner gas fireplace, and a grand front staircase! There are lots of architectural details that include crown molding, wide baseboards, and detailed doorways that really make this home special. You will also find a formal dining area, cozy kitchen with tile flooring, and a half bath on the main level. Upstairs, this home has 3 bedrooms and 2 additional full baths. All of the bedrooms … (2 comments)

etsu: Leisure Time for Sale! - 07/08/15 08:48 AM

MLS #362948 | 129 Shepherd Rd, Johnson City TN | 3BR/3.5BA | 1.17 ACRES
This gorgeous log home is truly a rustic retreat! Beautifully situated on 1.17 acres, the quality and craftsmanship of this one-of-a-kind property is sure to impress. This lovely 3-story home offers loads of options for entertaining or just relaxing in its quiet, country setting.
The home has 3 bedrooms and 3.5 baths. You will find a master suite on the main level with plenty of closet space and a pretty master bath with double sinks, a separate shower, and a garden tub with tile surround for soaking! There … (1 comments)

etsu: RARE Pre Construction Listing in Telford TN - 06/30/15 04:05 AM
If you're shopping for a new construction home in the TriCities TN area, we would like to introduce you to Quaker Run, one of The Shields Team's PRE Construction listings!
MLS #361960 |  TBD Quaker Run, Telford TN  37680 | 3BR/2BA | PreContstruction
Just outside the Johnson City/Jonesborough City limits in the Quaker Run developmment, a beautiful new construction home is underway!   Part of a rural community, this home sits on one of the premier lots which boasts panoramic mountain views and quiet country breezes. This charming 3 bedroom, 2 bath ready-to-build home will offer you a little refuge from your busy life. Here, … (2 comments)

etsu: The Salary You Need To Buy A Home In The US - 06/17/15 07:10 AM
The Salary You Need To Buy A Home In The US, a mortgage research site, has estimated how much salary you need to earn to afford the principal, interest, taxes and insurance payments on a median-priced home in 27 metro areas. 
On a national scale, a buyer who puts 20 percent down would need to earn a salary of $48,604 to afford the median-priced home in America. But that total varies a lot from city to city. Pittsburgh, Cleveland, St. Louis and Cincinnati rank as the most affordable metros in which to buy a new home – estimates that you can … (1 comments)

etsu: Cozy City Home-Just Listed! - 06/08/15 02:43 AM
219 Payne Loop Johnson City, TN - 37604 | Price: $99,900.00 | MLS # 363445
 Cozy home with city convenience;  large lot and ramp. Great single level living! Easy-care vinyl exterior ranch on a part wooded, level lot. Pretty home with natural light-filled, comfortable living spaces, including eat-in kitchen with plentiful cabinets and laminate countertops. New carpet throughout! Laundry room. Front porch with ramp, rear deck, storage shed, energy efficient double pane windows. Gravel drive. 1008 FSF. Call us today for your private tour!


etsu: A Great Time of Year for a Walking Tour! - 05/18/15 02:03 AM
If you're thinking of moving to the Johnson City area, you'll be delighted to find out more about the city's history by visiting some of it's most infamous landscapes. Near the ETSU campus is a historic area of homes known as 'The Tree Streets'. Visitors can learn more about this historic area by visiting it's website, Not only is the neighborhood rich in history, it's still alive and vibrant today, hosting an annual neighborhood Yard Sale popular with locals, and actively promotes tales from days gone by.  Below is an excerpt from the website where visitors can download an 11 … (0 comments)

etsu: With Summer Comes...Davy Crockett! - 05/15/15 06:22 AM
You bet!
Here in our own upper East Tennessee back yard is a great commemoration to Davy Crockett, pioneer, soldier, politician and industrialist. A favorite recreational spot for all seasons here in upper East Tennessee is the Davy Crockett Birthplace State Park that commemorates the birthplace of this famous Tennessean.  In 1817, Davy Crockett moved to Lawrence County. While serving in Congress, he fought for his people’s right to keep land they had settled on in the new frontier of West Tennessee. Crockett died at the Alamo Mission in March of 1836 while aiding the Texans in their fight for independence from … (1 comments)

etsu: Another Hero Served! - 05/06/15 11:33 AM
Congratulations from The Shields Team to the Killebrews on the closing of their new home! 
The Killebrews participated in the Homes for Heroes Program to realize a significant savings in closing their new home, receiving $1049.25. Homes for Heroes offers discounts for firefighters, emergency medical technicians, military and veterans, law enforcement, teachers and healthcare workers when buying, selling, renting, or refinancing a home. Are you, or someone you know a hero? If so, call us TODAY! (423) 896-1232. 

etsu: The Walking Tour - 2911 Antioch - 03/19/15 10:52 AM
MLS#359272. 2911 Antioch Rd. Johnson City. 4BR/3.5BA. 3211 FSF. List $254,900.
Wes Shields takes us on a private tour of 2911 Antioch Rd. What a beautiful family home!


etsu: You'll feel like King of the Hill! - 03/19/15 10:46 AM
MLS# 359268 | 733 Beechwood Drive, Kingsport TN 37663
3BR/2.5BA. List: $154900
You'll be King of the Hill in this gorgeous home with amazing views of the mountains. Wes Shields guides you on a 
property tour of 733 Beechwood Drive, Kingsport. Call us for your private showing!


etsu: Three Wishes Granted! Quality, Convenience, and Comfort - 03/12/15 09:31 AM
Three Wishes Granted! Quality, Convenience, and Comfort

MLS#359272. 2911 Antioch Rd. Johnson City. 4BR/3.5BA. 3211 FSF. List $254,900.
Beautiful traditional style home now available in Southwest Johnson City! Convenient to JCMC and ETSU Campus, this 4 bedroom, 3 and a half bath home offers the all-important location with spacious floorplan. The bright entry foyer separates spacious living and dining rooms in this home, and provides a gracious entry for your guests. Towering double windows and fireplace in the living room create a grand feel, and hardwoods sparkle in the natural light. Just off the living room, the … (0 comments)

etsu: Have you heard? Piney Flats is Booming! - 02/09/15 07:12 AM
If you live in upper East Tennessee and you've driven through Piney Flats on 11E lately, you'll know the area is developing quickly. Drive down a side street, and you also recognize the ease of living in a great country setting. The Shields Team of Keller Williams Realty has 4 tracts of land for sale in Piney Flats that are going to make someone a wonderful homestead! These tracts have electric and water, and all 4 are waterfront. Ready for developing! If you're familiar with turning timber on land tracts, this land might even pay for itself as mineral, oil and … (0 comments)

etsu: Feel the Elegance the Minute You Step off the Doormat - 01/27/15 07:44 AM

$284,900 4BR/2.5BA, 2,440 Sq Ft, J'boro | MLS #348140 | 428 Sweetgrass Lane
Beautiful and absolutely immaculate, this executive style home is the poster home of move-in-ready! Light and bright spaces in every room of this spacious home, and you can follow the hardwards throughout. Dramatic 2 story great room with fireplace and view to the rolling hills of Tennessee. Spacious living in every room of this gorgeous house! For more details, visit:

etsu: Announcing The Birth - 01/21/15 10:14 AM

..of a truly GORGEOUS new home!
NEW CONSTRUCTION | MLS #357659 | 430 Glen Oaks Dr. Johnson City TN | List $369,900
Year Built: 2015
Sq Footage: 2953 sqft.
Bedrooms: 4 Beds
Bathrooms: 2.5 Baths
Floors: 2
Parking: 2 Garage
Lot Size: 0.31 Acres
Property Type: Single Family House
Emanating the same classic appeal as the American Farmhouse, the exterior of this beautiful home displays charming dormers, simple under-eave brackets, and an engaging wraparound front porch. Formal dining room with built-in hutch. Open kitchen, great room, and breakfast nook. A large, welcoming kitchen island with a snack bar. Great room with french … (1 comments)

etsu: Interested in Building This Year? - 01/19/15 08:32 AM

Isley Private Drive, Piney Flats TN 37686 |
MLS#350252-16.545 AC
MLS#350253-15.682 AC
MLS#350255-12.515 AC
MLS#350256-10.4 AC
It was a beautiful Saturday here in upper East Tennesee this weekend! With temperatures near 60 and sunny, the car washes were full, and so were Realtor vehicles, of anxious new home buyers, ready to take the leap in 2015! If you were one of the clients who didn't especially appreciate anything you saw this weekend, perhaps a good choice would be to build to YOUR liking! The Shields Team of Keller Williams has perfect lots for consideration, and oh yeah! We DO … (0 comments)

etsu: Keep Manhatten - 01/15/15 06:59 PM

Just Give Me That Countryside!
MLS #356170 | 287 Hugh Story Road | List: $77,000 4BR/2BA, 1,512 SF
Located in Limestone TN, this great doublewide home is in a quiet neighborhood convenient to both Greeneville and Johnson City. This 1995 home has approx. 1512 finished square feet, gas fireplace, large kitchen, and garden tub in master bath! Hard-wired sound system. New metal roof in 2013. Screened in back porch with separate storage room; rear deck leads to above ground pool and large back yard. Plentiful storage in two outbuildings. Refrigerator, hot tub, pool and deck furniture convey.

etsu: A Phone Call Away! - 01/09/15 09:44 AM
MLS #356273 | 1805 Glen Echo Road, Johnson City TN  37604 | List: $109,900
Great home in south western Johnson City!
Built in 1990, 1805 Glen Echo Road offers comfortable, cozy living spaces in a quiet, friendly neighborhood. This home offers a light and airy feel at it's living room entrance from the oval glass inset in the front door, two flanking windows and neutral paint scheme with crisp white trim. The gas fireplace in the living room in this home would be a very cozy place to spend the coming winter evenings! With like-new laminate-wood floors extending to key living … (0 comments)

etsu: When Only the Best Will Do! - 01/09/15 09:38 AM
 MLS #348140 | 428 Sweetgrass Lane, Jonesborough TN  37659 | List: $284,900
If you're searching for an impeccably maintained home, then 428 Sweetgrass Lane is an absolute must see! Located in The Meadows, this amazing home is in immaculate condition and has been very well maintained. This beautiful home features tray ceilings that lend to a very elegant feel to the formal dining room just off the main entrance, and features a unique vaulted tray ceiling in the master bedroom suite. The living room area of this home is bathed in natural light from the double sets of windows, highlighting … (1 comments)