Knoxville Real Estate Market Update Through August

The Knoxville real estate market is continuing along on a steady pace, while other parts of the country continue to slow. August data shows that the average sales price of homes in Knoxville increased 3.49% from one year ago to $189,916, with a year to date improvement of 4.53%.  What does this mean?  Home prices […]

2051 Willow View Lane, Knoxville, TN 37922 Home for Sale

UPDATE: SOLD! We just listed this West Knoxville cul-de-sac home at 2051 Willow View Lane, Knoxville, TN 37922 in the Highlands at Northshore Subdivision.  3 levels of living.  Great open floor plan for entertaining gives you easy access to the kitchen, family room, and back deck within steps of each other.  Quaint covered front porch […]

How Are Knoxville Home Prices Up and Affordability as well?

How are Knoxville home prices up and affordability as well? Recently released data from the July Existing Home Sales release published in late August states that median priced existing homes have increased in price by 9.4% from one year ago. With that being said, you as a Knoxville home buyer might ask yourself, have I missed […]

Golf Home for Sale! 12349 N. Fox Den Drive, Knoxville, TN 37934

New Listing! Knoxville golf home for sale located in Farragut, TN on the Fox Den Country Club golf course at 12349 N. Fox Den Drive, Knoxville, TN 37934.  Just in time for next week’s Knoxville Open!  One of a kind, completely updated, one level living combined with excellent outdoor living space.  Located on the signature […]

Closing costs in Tennessee are in line with the national average

Origination and title costs on a $200,000 mortgage averaged $3,754 nationwide, down 7.4 percent from 2011, based on Bankrate’s annual survey. Origination fees declined 1 percent; while title and closing costs shrank nearly 12 percent. For the third straight year, New York had the highest closing costs at $5,435, followed by Texas at $4,619 and Pennsylvania […]

3640 Sandy Shore Drive, Lenoir City, TN 37772 LAKE HOME for sale

Just listed!  Immaculate Knoxville lake home for sale at 3640 Sandy Shore Drive, Lenoir City, TN 37772 in the Ft. Loudon Estates neighborhood.  Conveniently located just over the dam off HWY 321 and minutes to shopping and restaurants.  Only 15 minutes from Farragut, TN!   This practically maintenance free brick home has been impeccably maintained. […]

695 Oak Chase Boulevard, Lenoir City, TN 37772 Golf Home for sale!

Just listed!  Knoxville golf home for sale at 695 Oak Chase Boulevard, Lenoir City, TN 37772 in the Avalon Golf Community.  Less than 5 minutes to Farragut, TN and 10 minutes to the Turkey Creek Shopping Mecca.  Easy access to the interstate so only a short commute to private schools like the Webb School, Concord […]

The trend continues with Knoxville mortgage rates hitting new lows

The trend continues with average 30-year and 15-year Knoxville  mortgage rates moving even lower into record territory this past week, according to Freddie Mac’s weekly mortgage market survey. “With little signs of inflation and the Federal Reserve’s ‘Operation Twist’ keeping U.S. Treasury bond yields in check, fixed mortgage rates are remaining low and helping to […]

Troy Stavros of the 865 Real Estate team warns of Knoxville rental scams

WVLT, Channel 8 news reporter Kyle Grainger speaks with Troy Stavros of the 865 Real Estate team regarding the current Knoxville rental scams that are predominant in today’s market.  Beware of rental ads that you see on Craigslist and even major websites like Trulia.com.  If they seem too good to be true, they typically are. […]

Chicago Cubs AA Affiliate, Tennessee Smokies, release 2013 schedule

For those of you new to the area who might not know, we have a Chicago Cubs AA baseball team right here in town! Today the Tennessee Smokies released their 2013 schedule. The Chicago Cubs Double-A affiliate will start the season on the road in Pensacola vs. the Blue Wahoos on Thursday, April 4th. Our […]

What backyard features can help sell your Knoxville home?

What backyard features can help sell your Knoxville home? Today, more people are upgrading their homes by creating outdoor living areas with more function, comfort and style. Here are four ideas gaining appeal around the country. 1: Outdoor Kitchens. Barbecuing is just the beginning. Outdoor kitchens can also include a stove, oven and small refrigerator so […]

1244 Arborbrooke Circle, Knoxville, TN 37922 luxury home for sale

Just listed! This luxury home located at 1244 Arborbrooke Circle, Knoxville, TN 37922 in The Woods at Montgomery Cove is quality from top to bottom.  Custom built in 2005, this home features 4 bedrooms including a master bedroom suite on the main level, arched doorways and a custom A-frame ceiling with beams, stone fireplace, and […]

217 Admiral Road, Knoxville, TN 37934 Farragut home with acreage!

UPDATE: SOLD! What an incredible find! This rare home for sale in Farragut features nearly 3 acres!   Located at 217 Admiral Road, Knoxville, TN 37934, this property will sell fast as 2.93 level acres in the heart of Farragut is nearly impossible to find.  All Farragut schools.  The home features 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, updated […]

Knoxville Mortgage Rates Stay At All Time Lows

Record-low Knoxville mortgage rates stuck around for another week, allowing Knoxville home buyers and refinancers to lock-in ultra low financing, Freddie Mac reports in its weekly mortgage market survey. Both the 30-year and 15-year fixed-rate mortgages matched their all-time lows. “Mortgage rates were virtually unchanged this week hovering at or near record lows and should […]

New Listing in Weatherly Hills! 941 Weatherly Hills Blvd, Knoxville, TN

UPDATE: SOLD! Beautiful one owner home with custom details just listed in Farragut’s sought after Weatherly Hills subdivision at 941 Weatherly Hills Blvd, Knoxville, TN 37934.  Located in the cul-de-sac this all brick home features a spacious eat-in kitchen with elbow room for multiple cooks which opens directly to the family room and covered back […]