Explore Franklin, TN

By Larry Brewer - Benchmark Realty llc
(Benchmark Realty LLc)
Comments 4
We were driving through Franklin this week when it started to snow. The sun was going down at the end of main street, and the Christmas lights were starting to show. It was a rare opportunity to get this picture, and we were lucky enough to be in the right place with a camera. I thought it looked...

By Vanessa Stalets, REALTOR, Brentwood TN Homes, Real Estate
(RE/MAX Elite)
Comments 13
Brentwood Real Estate  One of the most important lessons in owning a home is learning when to throw in the towel...or the plunger and call for professional help.  It does not mean you are stupid or ignorant.  It just means you know when to give up.  It is a smart person that knows when to give up...

By Dr. Doris Marlow, Brentwood Real Estate
(Brentview Realty)
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Franklin, Tennessee has a brand new development, Henley Subdivision, located between Franklin and Brentwood, just off Highway 96.  The community is convenient to both downtown Franklin and the Galleria shopping areas.  The community is zoned for the Williamson County School System.  Homes range f...

By The Brewer Team - Benchmark Realty
(Benchmark Realty)
Comments 0
  So, you're thinking of remodeling your kitchen?     How much will it cost??????????  In Franklin ?????? It's up to you.  If you're going for the "Kitchen to die for."  Get ready to spend lots of money.  If you're planning on updating for style and functionality you can set the price yourself.  ...

By The Brewer Team - Benchmark Realty
(Benchmark Realty)
Comments 3
How can this happen? A home in a very nice neighborhood with a price that seemed exceptionally low. The home is over 5000 square ft on one acre.  The average price in the neighborhood is 30 percent higher than the asking price. By now "flippers" should have been swarming this house. But, not one ...

By The Brewer Team - Benchmark Realty
(Benchmark Realty)
Comments 0
Every year I spend a night checking out my neighbors Christmas lights in Franklin and Brentwood. Some people take this very seriously and seem to be competing with each other. I'll attach a few pictures from last year, and ask for some comparisons from around the country. This posting and the con...

By The Brewer Team - Benchmark Realty
(Benchmark Realty)
Comments 0
Franklin High school has a lot of fans, the quality of the school system is the most important factor in buying a home. Franklin real estate has always had great appreciation because of it's excellent school system. Here is some of the information provided by the Williamson county school system a...

By Vanessa Stalets, REALTOR, Brentwood TN Homes, Real Estate
(RE/MAX Elite)
Comments 5
 Brentwood TN Real Estate:Decorating for Christmas, Using What You Already Have Inside Your Home.Are you planning on becoming one the millions of Americans who decorate their homes for Christmas?  If so, where do you plan on getting your Christmas decorations from?  When it comes to Christmas dec...

By The Brewer Team - Benchmark Realty
(Benchmark Realty)
Comments 0
Dallas Downs is a small neighborhood on the south side of Franklin with all brick single family homes priced between $275,000 and $500,000. Most of the homes were build in the early to middle 1990's and have 1/4 acre lots, 3 or 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, and 2 car garages.  A community pool and playgro...

By Rhonda Burgess, Moving to Nashville TN Real Estate Specialist
(Southern Living Realty Partners)
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     The former estate of music star Tanya Tucker in Williamson county, TN will be developed into a 500-home golf course community.  Eagle Ridge Investments of Ohio paid 11.5 million for Tucker's estate in April of this year.  The plans call for an 18-hole public golf course in addition to nearly...

By The Brewer Team - Benchmark Realty
(Benchmark Realty)
Comments 2
Why do people continue to pay high prices for Franklin real estate. One answer is a great school system. Just take a look the report card provided by the Tennessee Department of Education. The Williamson county  Schools rank considerably higher than the state average in every catagory. Academic A...

By The Brewer Team - Benchmark Realty
(Benchmark Realty)
Comments 2
Franklin real estate - Christmas Decorations and the story of my friend Jerry. It's a lesson for us all.  My friend Jerry loves to decorate his home every year for Christmas. So about this time of the year, you could see him on his ladder putting up lights on the 2 story home. His home is on a hi...

By The Brewer Team - Benchmark Realty
(Benchmark Realty)
Comments 3
 Polk Place is a great all brick neighborhood on the south side of Franklin, close to the Carnton Plantation and Franklin Battle Ground. Homes average a little more than 3000 square ft, are priced between $379,900 and $499,000. on 11/17 14 homes are for sale at an average price of $450,000, avera...

By Vanessa Stalets, REALTOR, Brentwood TN Homes, Real Estate
(RE/MAX Elite)
Comments 1
When choosing to obtain a mortgage, it is important to decide if you can afford the loan origination fees and other fees associated with the loan you are trying to secure. This is often when you begin to wonder if you should have dealt with another lender and by that time, it really is too late t...

By Vanessa Stalets, REALTOR, Brentwood TN Homes, Real Estate
(RE/MAX Elite)
Comments 4
 Duncan Hines and Betty Crocker don't have to have anything on you when it comes to entertaining and planning an award-winning party. You can put together fruit trays, whip up some beautiful desserts and bake casseroles like nobody's business and best of all you only take about two days to prepar...

By Vanessa Stalets, REALTOR, Brentwood TN Homes, Real Estate
(RE/MAX Elite)
Comments 3
   Molly Maid may be on your budget and you may not gather at luncheons to talk with your friends over the greatest and latest fad recently introduced by Martha Stewart, but household chores will still loom. There's no way around it. And while you may hire the Flying Broom cleaning service to swe...

By Larry Brewer - Benchmark Realty llc
(Benchmark Realty LLc)
Comments 1
Halloween is a great time to visit my favorite town. It's history and the abundance of historic homes and battlefields make for some great ghost stories. Here is part of the article published in the Tennessean on Sunday about the walking tours through downtown, and events around the city.FRANKLIN...

By Larry Brewer - Benchmark Realty llc
(Benchmark Realty LLc)
Comments 0
It seems like Nashville real estate sales are picking up. After a very slow summer, I am now seeing drive through traffic in my new construction community in Spring Hill tn. Most people don't bother stopping, but a significant amount have out of state plates. Most are from Michigan or Ohio, some ...
Stream Valley community in Franklin, TN is the site of the 2007 Bank of America Parade of Homes in Williamson County Tennessee from October 13 to October 28. It is presented annually by the Home Builders Association of Middle Tennessee. Park Trust Development has involved the following builders i...

By Vanessa Stalets, REALTOR, Brentwood TN Homes, Real Estate
(RE/MAX Elite)
Comments 1
  >> Review of Last Week  This week on Wall Street, the truth came out on several fronts, with net positive results in all cases. True confessions began Monday with Citigroup putting a $3.4B loss from fixed income investments into Q3 and UBS taking a pretax loss of $690 million. Investors rewarde...

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