If you want to purchase a house for the first time but don’t have enough money for a down payment, getting a state or local down payment assistance program might be the best option.

We’re going to look at what down payment assistance programs are all about and how you could qualify for one.

What is Down Payment Assistance? 

Down payment assistance is any funding option or program that makes it easier for homebuyers to get the money they need for a down payment. Both public and government agencies offer these programs, usually as grants. They typically work by either providing the buyer the funds to cover the down payment or waiving the down payment requirements. 

Most of the time, you need to meet some specific income requirements to…

4412 Views, 0 Comments

Offering a serene atmosphere and a sanctuary away from the hustle, this skillfully-composed home rests on almost an acre and was carefully crafted by a Nashville native! The home features five or six bedrooms depending on your needs with a primary bedroom downstairs with vaulted ceilings, a soaking tub, and immense storage in the closet. The chef's kitchen has a serving pantry, soapstone countertops, and a gas range. You'll also love the three-car garage, office, bonus room, media room, screened-in porch, and fireplace. Don't miss out on this one!

Listed by Scott Cornett & Keith Dowd

Click Here to Learn More About This Home!

MORE IMAGES

Click Here to Learn More About This Home!

1904 Views, 0 Comments

Nashville is world-famous for its music and cuisine, but our murals are undeniably among the most beautiful in the nation. Unlike graffiti-driven, disruptive street art that has formed the foundation of the movements in cities like New York, Chicago, Bristol, and Berlin, Nashville’s street art began as a way to celebrate the solidarity, warmth, and positivity that sets Tennessee apart. Murals here are marked by vibrant colors, sweeping lines, cultural celebration, and mind-bending geometric patterns.

As each new, innovative mural goes viral on Instagram, tourists and locals alike gather to indulge in the visual feast and take their own shots for the ‘Gram. Because our street art scene has continued to soar, artists from around the world have leapt at…

5708 Views, 0 Comments

Nashville and the surrounding areas are home to many of the most renowned bars and restaurants anywhere in the South, but if you take a closer look, you’ll find some hidden gems sprinkled throughout the region. Today, we’re sharing the locations and access tips for the best speakeasies in Middle TN, each of which will make your night one to remember—but keep everything just between us.

Prohibition arrived in Tennessee more than a decade before it became national law in 1920. Beginning in 1909, moonshine and liquor headed underground to avoid being prosecuted under the state’s no-sell rule. While prohibition was eventually repealed, moonshine wasn’t made legal until 2010.

With a history like this, it’s little wonder the speakeasy scene is still…

4375 Views, 0 Comments

Located in the heart of Brentwood, this beautiful contemporary, architecturally-planned home rests on over 2.5 acres! This home's interior features a fully finished basement that's perfect for an in-law suite, HEOS Surround Sound, remote-controlled ceiling-to-floor blinds, a primary suite with a spa-like bath, tons of space, high-end finishes throughout, and much more. The exterior offers an extensive patio, a wonderful backyard with full irrigation, and amazing views!

Listed by Lisa Davis

Click Here to Learn More About This Home!

MORE IMAGES

Click Here to Learn More About This Home!

2016 Views, 0 Comments

How is the market? It’s a question our agents get asked a lot, and for good reason. If you’re considering buying a new home or selling one that you already own, the market trends and predictions are important in the decision-making process. Below is our most recent market update information for Davidson, Maury, Rutherford, Sumner, Williamson, Wilson, Bedford, Coffee, Dekalb, Robertson, and Montgomery counties to help you make the most informed and beneficial choices possible.

 

 

See the Previous Month's Stats!

3309 Views, 0 Comments

Located in the highly sought-after gated community of Hampton Reserve, this jaw-dropping home rests at the end of a peaceful cul-de-sac! Built by Arnold Homes, this home features floating staircases, a finished basement, a man cave with a wet bar, an elevator, a theater, tons of living and entertainment space, a chef's kitchen, a three-car garage, covered porches, a saltwater pool with a hot tub, and so much more. You'll fall in love with this property even more in person!

Listed by Susan Gregory

Click Here to Learn More About This Home!

MORE IMAGES

Click Here to Learn More About This Home!

2692 Views, 0 Comments

When you envision the process of selling your home and buying a new property, you likely imagine synchronizing the sale with the purchase so that both close at nearly the same time. Only a fortunate few homeowners enjoy this level of perfect serendipity. What usually happens instead is that either your buyer or the seller of your new home will complete their transaction well ahead of the other—in fact, one of the transactions may not have even begun before the other closes! With this possibility in mind, let’s examine the options available to you as you work to juggle the many complexities you and your buyer may face.

The advantage to being the seller whose home sells before you’ve purchased a new home is that you won’t have to be responsible for…

7672 Views, 0 Comments

When you are preparing to purchase a home, it’s worth considering whether a single-family home or a condominium (or condo) will best suit your needs. Today, we’ll discuss the pros and cons of condos, who they’re best suited to, and how HOAs can both complicate and streamline your life as a condo owner. Read on for everything you need to know about condos.

Are You a Condo Candidate?

For first-time homebuyers searching for lower down payment options, condominiums can serve as an equity-building stepping stone toward traditional home ownership. Retirees looking for a way to downsize may also benefit from selling their larger homes and purchasing a condo for their golden years. Condominiums may also be constructed in urban centers, giving…

4452 Views, 0 Comments

Located on a quiet, private, gated five acres, this extraordinary home is only one year old and offers designer features throughout! Just 5 minutes to I-24 and 35 minutes to BNA, this impressive property features a magnificent light-filled foyer, a shaded atrium that overlooks the pool and outdoor entertaining area, a massive chef's kitchen and adjoining butler's kitchen, a stunning owner's suite, a den with a wet bar, a pet lounge, and so much more. Off of the enormous motor court, you can find a 3,200 sqft shop that is insulated, heated, and cooled. This is a must-see!

Listed by Talina Vezina

Click Here to Learn More About This Home!

MORE IMAGES

Click Here to Learn More About This Home!

4073 Views, 0 Comments