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By Larry Brewer - Benchmark Realty llc
(Benchmark Realty LLc)
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Franklin Tn Homes for sale and August 2015 market update - 240 Franklin Tn homes closed during the month of July compared to 261 for the same month in 2014, a reduction of 9% year over year, mostly caused by a shortage of available homes. The median price Franklin homes sold during the month was ...

By Tammie White, Broker, Franklin TN Homes for Sale
(Franklin Homes Realty LLC)
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This morning I received a property valuation request from a home seller in Franklin. There was only one problem. When I went to research her home, I learned that she listed her house with another agent eleven days ago. I'm not sure why she reached out to us AFTER she listed. Maybe she thought we ...

By Tom White, Franklin Homes Realty LLC, Franklin TN
(Franklin Homes Realty LLC (615) 495-0752 or www.FranklinHomesRealty.com)
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Franklin TN Condo and Townhome Market Trends --August 2015What's happening in the Franklin TN Condo and Townhome market? The best place to start is to look at a current market report. Let's see what happened in Franklin TN in July 2015.  Active condo/townhomes listings: 68 Of those units currentl...

By Tammie White, Broker, Franklin TN Homes for Sale
(Franklin Homes Realty LLC)
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Yesterday, I received an email from a buyer interested in seeing a property. I was with another buyer showing homes and didn't respond.This morning, I contacted the buyer by phone and then by email. I explained I was NOT the listing agent and that the house was under contract. I added that the ho...

By Tammie White, Broker, Franklin TN Homes for Sale
(Franklin Homes Realty LLC)
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You're thinking of selling your Franklin home and not sure the best way to choose an agent. A friend told you to choose the agent based upon their commission rate. The lower the rate, the better for you.On the surface that sounds like a good idea. However, what if the guy who offers the lowest co...

By Tammie White, Broker, Franklin TN Homes for Sale
(Franklin Homes Realty LLC)
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When you work with a real estate agent, they have the ability to change your life. I know you may think that sounds silly but we help people through difficult times every day. Today was one of those days.A few months back, we were contacted by a dear friend. His father's health was failing and it...

By Tammie White, Broker, Franklin TN Homes for Sale
(Franklin Homes Realty LLC)
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Several years ago, I had a Franklin listing located on a one-acre lot. The house was built in the late '80's but the sellers had totally renovated the kitchen and master baths. Yes, there were two master baths: one up, one down. The house had been meticulously cared for and was beautifully decora...

By The Brewer Team - Benchmark Realty
(Benchmark Realty)
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Homes for sale in Fieldstone Farms and July market report 15 Fieldstone Farms homes sold during the month of June with on 12 currently listed and not already under contract. As usual, the neighborhood is in a hot sellers market this summer, and buyers are having to pay premium prices to make a pu...

By Larry Brewer - Benchmark Realty llc
(Benchmark Realty LLc)
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Franklin Tn homes - July 2015 market update - 267 Franklin Tn homes closed during the month of June compared to 263 for the same month last year. The median price of homes sold in Franklin during the month was $460.000 compared to $412,500 in June of 2014, an increase of 11.5%. The absorption rat...

By Tammie White, Broker, Franklin TN Homes for Sale
(Franklin Homes Realty LLC)
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A Tennessee Purchase and Sale Agreement is a legally binding contract for the sale of residential property. Within that contract are specific performance dates including loan application deadlines, home inspection deadlines, resolution of repair deadlines and closing deadlines. These are referred...

By Tom White, Franklin Homes Realty LLC, Franklin TN
(Franklin Homes Realty LLC (615) 495-0752 or www.FranklinHomesRealty.com)
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Franklin TN Condo and Townhome Market Trends --July 2015What's happening in the Franklin TN Condo and Townhome market? The best place to start is to look at a current market report. Let's see what happened in Franklin TN in June 2015.  Active condo/townhomes listings: 72 Of those units currently ...

By Larry Brewer - Benchmark Realty llc
(Benchmark Realty LLc)
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Homes for sale in Fieldstone Farms and July market report 15 Fieldstone Farms homes sold during the month of June with on 12 currently listed and not already under contract. As usual, the neighborhood is in a hot sellers market this summer, and buyers are having to pay premium prices to make a pu...

By Larry Brewer - Benchmark Realty llc
(Benchmark Realty LLc)
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In December of last year I wrote a post titled Did you want windows, and it was about the process of purchasing a new construction home, and the one sided contract that builders want buyers to sign.Like I was saying then, the builder will make changes to the plan without the buyers approval, and ...

By Tammie White, Broker, Franklin TN Homes for Sale
(Franklin Homes Realty LLC)
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Monday, I spoke with a woman who was standing in front of a condo development. She had seen three condos online that were for sale and she wanted to get in to see them. I was sure these units were already under contract and upon checking the MLS, that suspicion was confirmed.She said she'd just s...

By Tammie White, Broker, Franklin TN Homes for Sale
(Franklin Homes Realty LLC)
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The other day I met with a couple who are looking to buy a Franklin TN home. They are moving into the area from a location just outside Williamson County. Some of these areas aren't performing as well as the Franklin market.We discussed the need to sell their home prior to buying another and sche...

By Tammie White, Broker, Franklin TN Homes for Sale
(Franklin Homes Realty LLC)
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My husband and I don't watch much TV. However, every summer we pick a TV series that has completed its run and watch it. It's usually seven years of programming in one summer. It's our guilty pleasure.This summer, we chose Mad Men. For those of you who don't know the series, the show is about an ...

By The Brewer Team - Benchmark Realty
(Benchmark Realty)
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Franklin Homes for sale and May 2015 market update - 181 Franklin homes closed during the month of April compared to 168 for the same month last year.. The median price of homes sold in Franklin during the month was $439,900 compared to $395,000 for April of 2014, an increase of 11%. The absorpti...

By Tammie White, Broker, Franklin TN Homes for Sale
(Franklin Homes Realty LLC)
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Westhaven Pending Sale: 1349 Jewell Ave. Franklin TNWhen this seller completed a property valuation on our website, she stated she was looking for an AWESOME REALTOR®. I contacted her immediately and we scheduled an appointment to meet. As soon as we drove up to the house at 1349 Jewell Ave., Fra...

By Tammie White, Broker, Franklin TN Homes for Sale
(Franklin Homes Realty LLC)
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It's the summer months and you're trying to sell your house. You're also a pet owner and outdoor temperatures are too high to leave Fido in the yard. As a cat owner, you're worried an agent showing your house will let Muffy out and then you'll never see her again. As a dog owner myself, I underst...

By Tammie White, Broker, Franklin TN Homes for Sale
(Franklin Homes Realty LLC)
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When I step into your home to give my listing presentation, I've done my homework. In many cases, I've looked at the past sales of your home and the listing photographs. I've looked at the current listings in your neighborhood and may have even previewed those homes. I want to know what has recen...

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