Here are the Blogs in the Other Expert Advice
Friday, 12 January 2018
As we roll into 2018, I can't help but reflect on what an amazing year it has been in so many ways. I feel blessed. And a lot of those happy memories revolve around family, friends, and the wonderful clients who trusted me to take care of their real estate needs.
I am truly thankful to say that I ...Read More...
Posted on 01/12/2018 1:38 PM by Jarod
Wednesday, 3 January 2018
Now that we are in the cold months of winter, there are a few simple steps you can take now that will keep your home nice and cozy and shield you from the bitter cold.
There are many areas of your home that could have been neglected when your home was built, but don't let that overwhelm ...Read More...
Posted on 01/03/2018 10:01 AM by Jarod
Thursday, 7 December 2017
It is drawing near to the new year and along with that comes resolutions. Are you one of those people who makes a New Years' resolutions or maybe a list of resolutions? One of those resolutions may be to purchase a new home in 2018. There are preparations you can make to allow an easy road to ...Read More...
Posted on 12/07/2017 10:30 AM by jarod tanksley
Tuesday, 14 November 2017
It is easy to see big withdrawals from your banking account. Let's talk about those small withdrawals that you hardly notice. As the saying goes, the ones that are "nickel and dimeing" you to death. We can look at the few unexpected ways money is leaving your account. Let's talk about ways to ...Read More...
Posted on 11/14/2017 10:50 AM by jarod tanksley
Tuesday, 24 October 2017
Believe me, it happens all the time.... You are wildly happy and excited that you have found "the home". Your executed contract is in place. The next phase of this important transaction is moving forward to the closing date. This is the time where having a professional Realtor in your ...Read More...
Posted on 10/24/2017 5:29 PM by jarod tanksley
Wednesday, 11 October 2017
FALL...I bet if we took a survey on what is everyone's favorite season, the Fall (Autumn) would win. I believe there are so many reasons that is true. In our area we have most likely endured an incredibly hot summer with humid days and sultry nights. We welcome the cool temperatures of the Fall ...Read More...
Posted on 10/11/2017 4:01 PM by jarod tanksley
Tuesday, 26 September 2017
By the time fall arrives everyone seems to be ready for cooler weather and less humidity. Fall also brings a time for lawn care and nourishing your outdoor areas. You not only improve the appearance but also the health of your grass, shrubs and landscaping.
Who knew there are different heights ...Read More...
Posted on 09/26/2017 8:30 AM by jarod tanksley
Tuesday, 12 September 2017
Almost every person wishes to own their own home. Americans still believe that though it is the largest purchase of their life, it still remains the wisest purchase as well. It is not just the wisdom of a good investment... but also a sense of pride of having a home of their own.Researchers ...Read More...
Posted on 09/12/2017 8:55 PM by Jarod Tanksley
Monday, 14 August 2017
You may or may not know this fact but it is actually not that hard to get into homes. Many homes have a subpar lock so the risk of being seen breaking in is more of a deterrent. There is also the fact that most robberies happen during daylight hours - so being seen is not that alarming to a seasoned ...Read More...
Posted on 08/14/2017 11:00 AM by Jarod Tanksley
Monday, 31 July 2017
How about the saying THERE IS NO PLACE LIKE HOME. Maybe you have heard HOME IS WHERE YOUR JOURNEY BEGINS. Probably the most famous is HOME IS WHERE THE HEART IS. I say that could be switched around to HEART IS WHERE THE HOME IS. A great example of this is having a particularly tough day and walking ...Read More...
Posted on 07/31/2017 11:45 AM by Jarod Tanksley
Thursday, 13 July 2017
It seems like sooner or later, you will experience selling your home and moving into another. While moving can be disruptive for parents, it can be traumatic for children. Simply because it is usually not their plan but the plan of the parents and in most cases connected to a work/career position.
This ...Read More...
Posted on 07/13/2017 7:16 AM by Jarod Tanksley
Wednesday, 5 July 2017
Moving day can be filled with anxiety but not if you prepare ahead of time and that includes the much loved family pet. A local move can be much easier since at least you can keep your same veterinarian and local pet retailers. An interstate move can be a bit more challenging but again preparation ...Read More...
Posted on 07/05/2017 3:10 PM by Jarod Tanksley
Wednesday, 7 June 2017
The summer traveling season is upon us, and that means many people in the Brentwood, Tennessee, area will be out on the road for adventure. Whether your destinations are an hour away from home or a whole day's worth of travel, this list of helpful reminders can help protect you and your home from possible ...Read More...
Posted on 06/07/2017 9:22 AM by Jarod
Wednesday, 24 May 2017
It is very important to research what to do to get ready to sell your home. Equally as important is decluttering before putting your home on the market.
This is also the time to do a deep cleaning. In case you have not done this earlier, you still can do it by tackling the job room by ...Read More...
Posted on 05/24/2017 10:15 AM by Jarod Tanksley
Friday, 19 May 2017
Once you find the home you have dreamed of, it is necessary to make your first offer a STRONG one. You don't want any hiccups along the way so it is imperative that you know your price range before you go out to look at homes. Your Realtor can make sure that you meet with a qualified professional ...Read More...
Posted on 05/19/2017 6:20 AM by Jarod Tanksley
Thursday, 4 May 2017
The time is finally here for the big move. You find your dream home and it is yours. I am going to try to help you feel more comfortable about all you need to do to make this change go smoothly, from selecting the moving company to making this home really yours.
It just makes good sense to get ...Read More...
Posted on 05/04/2017 8:33 AM by Jarod Tanksley
Wednesday, 12 April 2017
Spring is traditionally recorded as the highest sales time for home buying. This Spring presents a different scenario . it's not very often that we hear that there is a shortage in homes to purchase. It seems however we have that situation in the Greater Nashville area. There are four categories ...Read More...
Posted on 04/12/2017 10:09 AM by Jarod Tanksley
Wednesday, 15 March 2017
Aren't we all ready to get into the outside elements after a winter season? It is so refreshing to go outside without cumbersome clothing and to breathe the fresh air. This is the time to evaluate your home inside and out to ward off any ensuing problems so you can enjoy your summer weekends and ...Read More...
Posted on 03/15/2017 8:30 AM by Jarod Tanksley
Wednesday, 1 March 2017
As warmer weather starts to reveal itself with budding trees and daffodils poking they bright yellow blooms through the soil, it means spring break is very close. Spring Break has always been an exciting time for our children. Mom and Dad in most cases are a part of that. Our children are consumed ...Read More...
Posted on 03/01/2017 11:00 AM by Jarod Tanksley
Wednesday, 15 February 2017
As everyone and everything begins to thaw out in Middle Tennessee over the coming weeks, you are sure to see many people outdoors, eager to soak up the sun. Those who've been shut up inside all winter may also be looking forward to warmer weather so they can stay on top of home maintenance that ...Read More...
Posted on 02/15/2017 8:27 AM by Jarod