Category: Housing

Some Quickies for a Saturday


I am staring down the April 30th deadline for first-time home-buyers to be under contract in order to get the $8000 tax credit from the Feds, and suddenly I’m swamped with buyers.  So with apologies for such a quick post…

HUD Houses for Sale


In response to the numerous inquiries I get about HUD houses for sale, here’s some information.  HUD is the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and they define their homes as follows, “A HUD home is a 1 to…

Mortgage Trouble? Help Available


I recently completed course-work to become a “short sale and foreclosure resource” through the National Association of Realtors.  There are many options homeowners can try before it boils down to foreclosure, including:  forbearance, short sale, and deed in lieu of…

These Home Prices Are Killing Me!


I’m doing a quick look-through of the lastest home listings in LaVergne and … these prices are killing me!  One home that has over 2000 square feet, four bedrooms, three baths, partial brick just hit the market two days ago…