August 12, 2018
By AARON TAYLOR Here's a puzzle that has some housing market watchers scratching their heads.
Aaron Taylor 2018 NETAR President
What's driving the housing demand that has seen two-and-a-half years of record-setting sales, pushed the average sales price of a single-family home to a nine-year high and created a market where 3.9 months of inventory has...
August 5, 2018
About one of every three Tri-Cities renters and one-in-four home owners are paying more than what housing experts say they can afford.
Aaron Taylor 2018 NETAR President
That mirrors what the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard found in its current State of the Nation's Housing report.  And like the local numbers, Harvard's analysis shows renters shoulder the...
July 29, 2018
By AARON TAYLOR June's Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors® (NETAR) Trends Report – and the data behind it - get a lot of attention from market watchers. That's because it benchmarks mid-year market conditions and offers pretty good indicators of what the rest of the year will look like.
Aaron Taylor 2018 NETAR President
There are six months to...
July 22, 2018
Aaron Taylor 2018 NETAR President  
A headache for some buyers and sellers in today's real estate market isn't necessarily the tight inventory, increasing prices, multiple offers or picky lenders. It's the crush of a fast-paced market swirling around them like a tornado and the temptation to save a little time and money by cutting some...
July 15, 2018
By AARON TAYLOR   It seems like you can't go 30 minutes without hearing or seeing something about Millennials.
Aaron Taylor 2018 NETAR President
When will they step up as first-time home buyers instead of living with Mom and Dad or renting? Do they really want to live close to downtown?  How many will finally settle down here in Northeast Tennessee? All the hype...
July 8, 2018
By AARON TAYLOR While some Realtors® are not political by nature, it's a fact of life that the real estate profession and transactions are very much a part of the political dynamic.
Aaron Taylor 2018 NETAR President
Last month Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors®(NETAR) members participated in events where they invested in the Realtor® Political...