Author Archives: Misty Woodford

What I learned about being a buyer

Finding a home in this market is no doubt stressful. Finding a “good deal” on a house in this market is almost impossible. Granted, I came into this situation with a totally different perspective. I wasn’t “looking” to move, and I didn’t need to move. We were totally happy in...

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514 Maplegrove Drive is now available

Our Newest Listing hit the market today, 514 Maplegrove Drive, Franklin, TN 37064. This adorable 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home is located in the popular Maplewood Subdivision. Nicely updated and ready for it’s next owners to feel right at home. Offered at $329,9000; exclusively listed with Misty D. Woodford, Benchmark...

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What is going on in this market?

The number one question I am asked everywhere I go these days is, “Are you loving this market?” Well, honestly, it’s a little crazy. Everyone loves a good economy and rising home prices. However, the market is crazier than I have ever seen it. As I was reviewing the monthly...

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Foreclosure Rate Drops to New Post-Crisis Low

According to CoreLogic National Foreclosure Report, approximately .4% of Tennessee Mortgages are in foreclosure. In 2008, during the height of the crisis in Tennessee, 1.7% (average) of homes were in foreclosure. Shelby, Hamilton, and Davidson Counties were hardest hit by the crisis. Many factors have played a roll in the...

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May 2016 Sales Statistics

Homes sales remained steady for the month of May with a total of 532 closings versus 541 closings in May 2015, which was a slight decline of 1.6 percent. The median sales price rose 5.6 percent to $433,000 in May 2016 from $409,999 during the same period last year. Year-to-date...

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April 2016 Sales Statistics

Home sales in April 2016 rose 19% over April 2015, netting 474 residential and single family closings. The median price, $433,000 was a slight increase over the previous year. Inventory, currently at 1776 residential units, still shows a tight supply at just under 4 months of inventory. The median price...

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