Nashville is Tennessee’s fastest-growing city: the Athens of the South! The city is a center for the music, healthcare, publishing, banking and transportation industries, and is home to numerous colleges and universities. Located just a short drive south of Kentucky, the city along the Cumberland River is a crossroads of American culture, and one of the fastest-growing areas of the Upland South. Team Kipp is honored to serve the Nashville and larger Middle Tennessee communities for all their real estate needs!

Nashville Real Estate News & Articles

Assumptions are an Alternative

In the late 80’s, both FHA and VA began requiring buyers to qualify to assume their mortgages. The main reason there haven’t been many assumptions in the past 25 years is that interest rates have been steadily going down and if a person has to qualify, they might as well do it on a new […]

Family & Friends Mortgage

Anytime a lender and borrower can agree on rates and terms, it can be a good match but IRS has specific rules that govern the transaction especially when the parties are family or friends. The loan must be done in a business-like manner with a written note specifying the loan amount, interest rate, term and […]

Down Payment Problem – Are You Sure?

There is increasing difficulty for first-time home buyers to save for their down payment as indicated in the graph. Several factors that contribute to this trend include rising rents, rising home prices, student loan debt and flat wages. Some would-be buyers feel they cannot buy a home today but a large part of those decisions […]