Home is where the mart is...Really

Real Estate Agent with JustListedKnoxville.com / Signature Homes

Listen up, Realtors - I've got a tip for you. Forget curb appeal or the new bathroom or the hot tub on the deck.

Think food instead.

Plug the greenhouse or garden. Suggest carving out a vegetable patch where there is lawn. Mention the town's weekly farmers' market. When showing a house, drop names of nearby shops and restaurants selling healthy, organic, vegetarian, vegan, local, sustainable, gluten-free, pesticide-free, antibiotic-free whole foods.

Talk it up because food is having its "it" moment. It's more relevant than granite counters and marble baths.

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