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Monday, June 22, 2020
The year of 2020 has been an endless roller coaster of keeping up with cycles of information. One topic that has a lot of consumers watching the news feeds eagerly is the current state of the housing market, and as Realtors, we are watching it as well, not just for our use, but to best serve our clients.
Greater Nashville REALTORS® Sends Letter to Metro Council on Budget Proposals
Monday, June 15, 2020
Greater Nashville REALTORS® is committed to making informed decisions on policies that impact our members and property owners. Earlier this year, we shared an independent study of Metro Nashville/Davidson County’s Finances commissioned by our organization, along with the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce conducted by Elliot Davis. Based on the information presented in the report, we know that Nashville faces some difficult discussions regarding the budget and long-term financial plan to sustain our great city.
The long game of multiple offers
Monday, June 15, 2020
You have decided to re-enter the market and begin your home search. You’ve saved listings for months, prepared your down payment and are finally ready to view homes either in person or virtually. After looking at a few properties, you’ve found your dream home and are prepared to make an offer. Your Realtor submitted your offer, and now you’ve been notified that there are multiple offers on your dream home. What do you do?
Indicators Show Positive Market Moving Forward
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 9, 2020) – There were 3,267 home closings reported for the month of May, according to figures provided by Greater Nashville Realtors. This figure indicates a 22 percent decrease from the 4,172 closings reported for the same period last year.
Injustice does not belong
Monday, June 8, 2020
Injustice is a big word that is weighted in tragedy for many generations. Discrimination falls in the category of injustice, and Realtors take a firm stance that homeownership should be available to everyone, a position that we proudly advocate for year after year.
A Message from your 2020 President, Kristy Hairston
Thursday, June 4, 2020
Following the senseless death of George Floyd, our country has come face-to-face with the lasting stain of racial injustice. Our hearts are heavy, and we send our deepest sympathies to the Floyd family and countless others who have fallen victim to the same injustice. We also recommit to doing our part as Realtors to push back on the darkness of racism. In the words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”
Nashville's Budget Proposals Back on Metro Council's Radar
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
On Tuesday, June 2, the Metro Council heard the second reading of the city's budget proposals for Fiscal Year 2020 to 2021.
Monday, June 1, 2020
June marks National Homeownership Month, which recognizes the value of homeownership to individuals, families, communities and the nation’s economy. As Realtors, it is our mission to protect homeownership rights for our consumers, That’s Who We “R.”