September 2019

Nashville has been a hot spot for real estate investment for some time now, and it's showing no signs of slowing down. Jonathan and Drew Scott of HGTV's "Property Brothers" recently sat down with Yahoo Finance to explain why Nashville is one of their Top 2 cities to invest in real estate. They say it's largely due to Nashville's strong economy and reliable tourism industry, two key factors that every smart investor should consider when doing their homework. Indeed,...

How to Handle a Security Deposit for Rental Properties in Nashville, TN

Unlike other states, Tennessee does not limit the amount that landlords can charge when they’re collecting a security deposit. However, we recommend that you keep it to a reasonable amount. Tenants will likely be unwilling to pay a deposit that’s more than the equivalent of one month’s rent.

There are a few things you need to know when you’re collecting, holding, and returning a tenant’s security deposit.

Keep the Deposit in a Separate Account

When you collect the tenant’s deposit before he or she moves into your...

August 2019

As recently reported by the Nashville Business Journal, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced at a Nashville middle school that Amazon is investing in Nashville students by bringing their much-talked-about Amazon Future Engineer program to 24 Metro Nashville elementary, middle and high schools across the city. The innovative program will send funding and support for robotics and computer science courses and other activities such as robotics clubs,...

Protecting Your Investment Property: What a Good Nashville Property Management Company Does

As a Nashville investor, you need to work with a property management company that makes protecting your investment a priority.

What does protecting your property entail?

We’re talking about that today.

Placing Better Tenants

High quality tenants are an important part of protecting your home. When you have a good tenant in place, you can count on reliable on-time rental payments, and you can also trust that the person living in...

July 2019

Amazon is coming to town soon!  Amazon recently posted an article to their blog page stating what many of us Nashvillians already knew - Amazon and Nashville are indeed a perfect match! The company's plans to build their eastern U.S. operations center in downtown Nashville are in full effect. This is outstanding news for our city, which will see a direct 5,000 jobs created in fields such as software development, engineering, finance and others....