Working through the home inspection

home inspection

When buying a home, one of the most important decisions you will make is whether to hire an inspector to conduct a home inspection. Real estate agents aren’t home inspectors, and we aren’t able to identify everything that may need  to be addressed in a property. If the owners know of and share a particular issue […]

Understanding the appraisal

In this article, I’d like to share with you about one of the most important steps in a home sale where a lender is involed – the appraisal. If you’ve been following my articles over this past year, then you already know our region – the Great Smoky Mountains, including Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, Sevierville, and […]

Buying property in a sellers’ market

resort cabins

We – like many communities around the country – are in a sellers’ market. If you’ve discovered that finding the perfect vacation cabin or second home in the Smokies hasn’t been the dream you imagined this year, don’t fret – you aren’t alone. We have had a shortage of properties for sale this year. Even […]

Make this 2-bedroom cabin your vacation home

2-bedroom cabin

For our March “House of the Month,” we’ve selected this beautiful 2-bedroom cabin in Parkside Village. Now you can own your own perfect getaway with this cozy two bedroom and two bath cabin smack dab in the center of Wears Valley! It’s located just minutes from town and offers easy access to either Townsend or […]

Buying smart as a real estate investor

The most common type of phone call we receive from buyers looking for real estate in our market usually starts out something like, “I’ve never really owned vacation rentals before but I want to buy one with great rental history!” I always tell them, “Awesome, you want to become an investor! I can definitely help […]

Living in a cabin in the Smokies

living in a cabin

Is moving into a cabin in the Smokies your dream? If it is, I’ve got some suggestions for you on how to make the most of it in this article published at the Sevier News Messenger.

Whether you’re buying or selling, the time to get started is now

buying or selling

If you’ve been thinking about buying or selling your home or cabin, now is the time  – whichever side of the process you are on. For sellers, it’s the right time to sell because you can ask for a higher price these days. The number of properties – including homes and vacation/rental cabins – is […]

Your Sevierville dream home is waiting!

dream home

This custom built one of a kind upscale log and brick dream home provides stunning mountain views of the Smoky Mountain National Park! This dream home is inspired by the natural wonders of the surrounding area with its grand logs and handcrafted finishes throughout. Nestled on more than 12 acres, it is the perfect retirement home, […]

Sky Harbor ranch home could be a perfect vacation getaway

ranch home

For our featured “House of the Month,” we’ve chosen this wood-sided ranch home. This beautiful three bedroom, two bath ranch home located in Sky Harbor is the perfect place for a vacation home! With its open concept floor plan, this more than 1,700 square foot house encompasses the living, dinning kitchen and game room with […]

New home near downtown Sevierville, Gatlinburg

new home

This immaculate new home in Sevierville is our featured “House of the Month.” If you are looking for a home near the Smokies to move into, you won’t want to miss seeing this 3-bedroom, 2-bath all brick new home built just last year! This new home has all the latest upgrades and is move in […]