Month: July 2015

July 28, 2015

How safe is Franklin?

According to a recent report Franklin ranks #2 in the state of the top 10 safest places to live in Tennessee.  (FYI neighboring Spring Hill ranked #1). Overall Franklin had the fifth fewest total crimes per person in Tennessee but breaking it down there 1,105 total crimes as follows: 0 murders 873 thefts 90 burglaries […]

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July 23, 2015

Is it too hard to buy a house in Franklin?

It’s another day of frustration for many Franklin home buyers.  New listings came along in hot Franklin neighborhoods like Fieldstone Farms and  were under contract by the time they hit the MLS.  A lot of homes sell “pre-market” and perhaps you wonder how somebody knew about them before you did?  Professional agents are constantly alerting one another […]

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July 10, 2015

Top Selling Franklin Neighborhoods Q2 2015

Ever wondered which subdivisions in Franklin sell the most real estate? Well here are the top 5 Franklin neighborhoods from Q2 2015: Westhaven 62 closings – Price Range $348,740 – $1,082,986 Ladd Park (all sections) 41 closings – Price Range  $377,000 –  $661,000 McKays Mill 32 closings – Price Range $305,350 – $555,000 Fieldstone Farms 28 closings – $295,000 […]

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July 9, 2015

Franklin House Prices Q2 2015

The first half of 2015 is now behind us (how many days until Christmas?) and the Franklin real estate market continues to be pretty hot.  To the right I’ve updated my fancy chart (click to enlarge) to show you the average sales price per square foot numbers for each of the last 10 quarters.  Q1 2015 was a […]

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