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"Top 5" F.A.Q. From Sellers

  1. "What does the timeline/process of selling a home look like?"

    Within the first few days, the listing agent will typically visit the home and chat about expectations and their specific listing process. After they have viewed and done their research on other sales in the area, they will be able to suggest a listing price (more about that later), share thoughts on how to prep the home (more about that later too!), and answer any additional questions. Listing documents will also be signed during this timeframe, to make it official! Next, a professional photographer will be scheduled, and the agent will discuss the best way to access the home (usually with an official lockbox that only licensed realtors can access). Once…
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1. The Walnut Street Bridge is one of the longest pedestrian bridges in the world.

Spanning 1/2 mile, our walking bridge provides beautiful views of the Tennessee River, Downtown, and Chattanooga sunsets. It's also the oldest and largest surviving truss bridge in the South.

2. Chattanooga women are known for making history. 

Mary Hardaway Walker was the oldest student in the nation, learning to read and write at 116 years old! Dr. Mary Edwards Walker remains the nation's only female Medal of Honor recipient, caring for injured or dying soldiers through the Battles of Chickamauga and Chattanooga. 

We are also the home of the National Medal of Honor Heritage Center.

3. There's a reason we're called "Gig City".

Chattanooga Electric…

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Questions

"Top 5" F.A.Q. From Buyers

  1. "Should I talk to my lender or find a home I like first?"

    Our advice is always: Talk to your lender! Before offering on a home, it's important to know how much home you can afford and how much money you'll need to buy a home. Your preferred lender will want to take a look at your finances and talk about a monthly payment that's realistic. They will crunch some numbers and be able to provide the maximum loan amount you're "Pre-Approved" for overall. These days, having a Pre-Approval Letter from your lender can be crucial when making an offer. It shows the seller that you're serious and have your financing in order. 

  2. "What does the timeline/process of buying a home look like?"

    When using a lender, the standard timeline…
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So you only have 2 days in Chattanooga? Maybe you're visiting to check out the area, seeing family who live nearby, or maybe you just saw an article about all the city has to offer. Whatever the reason, there's a small window to squeeze in as much as possible. From restaurants to shopping, outdoor excursions to relaxing escapes, there are endless possibilities.

Wouldn't it be great if someone could just hand over an itinerary that checked all the boxes?

You're in luck, because we created just that! 

Are you an outdoorsy-type, who loves to be on the go? See our "Adventurer" Itinerary:

Looking for something more laid-back with relaxation at the forefront? Here you go!:

Needing some family-friendly fun? Don't worry, we've got you…

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So, you’re ready to list your home and go on a new adventure? How exciting! We know that the process can seem a little intimidating, but a great realtor will walk you through each step and leave you feeling confident about what’s next.

Once your home is “market-ready”, it’s time to spread the news. Of course the listing will emphasize all the fantastic details, but for potential buyers, the photos are what will seal the deal. With the incredible photo capabilities of smart phones, you may be questioning whether professional photos are necessary. We can assure you the answer is yes! 

Your listing agent will schedule a professional real estate photographer to tell a visual “story” of your home. An experienced photographer will have an eye for detail…

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Restaurant Chef

There's no shortage of great food in Chattanooga, and we've got a scrumptious list to fit your budget. Keep in mind that the menu items and prices vary from brunch to lunch to dinner, so make sure to check out menus beforehand to see what strikes your fancy!


$10-20 Per Person

  • Champy's World Famous Fried Chicken - Multiple locations in East Ridge, Downtown, Lee Hwy, & Cleveland
  • Milk & Honey - 135 N. Market St. Chattanooga, TN 37405
  • Niedlov's Bakery & Cafe - 215 E. Main St. Chattanooga, TN 37408
  • River Street Deli - 151 River St. Chattanooga, TN 37408
  • Taqueria Jalisco Ania - 1639 Rossville Ave. Chattanooga, TN 37408
  • Two Ten Jack - 1110 Market St. Ste FC4 Chattanooga, TN 37402


$20-35 Per Person

  • 1885 Grill - Multiple…
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It's almost summer, so bring on the sunshine! With warmer weather approaching, it's time to uncover those pools. Whether you currently own a pool or are looking to purchase a home with one, we've got some tips for prepping and maintaining your own private oasis. 

Opening Your Pool
  • Algae grows faster when temps are higher than 65, so don't wait too long to open your pool.
  • Pool water should be fully drained and replaced every two to three years to avoid a build-up of algae and to extend the life of your investment.
  • If you notice there's standing water on your cover, be sure to use a sump pump to drain it. This will help you avoid damaging the cover and will prevent too much of the excess from leaking into your pool water. 
  • It's also…
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Fun isn't hard to find in and around Chattanooga, so we've put together some of our favorite upcoming festivals and events to help you choose!

Chattanooga River Market | March 9-10 will be the 2024 opening weekend at the Tennessee Aquarium Plaza. Local artisans will have booths from 10am-5pm on Saturdays and 10am-4pm on Sundays through October. Make a day of it and explore the Aquarium and/or National Medal of Honor Heritage Center.

Rock The Riverfront | March 14-April 14 from 8:30am-8:30pm each day. This month-long festival is a unique and FREE event on the Chattanooga Green. This interactive art installation will also feature live music, fire performances, food, parades, and tons of themed activities.

Lucky Shamrock Market at Cambridge…

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So you've decided to list your home and need someone to do the heavy lifting to get it sold? Maybe your family is growing or you're ready to downsize? Looking for the ideal space to call your first home? It's time to call a real estate professional! Choosing the right agent can seem like a daunting task, but we've put together a guide to help keep things simple.

Do I Really Need a Real Estate Agent?

Although you can list and sell your own home, there are many benefits to hiring an agent. A realtor is working in the local market every day, so their knowledge of current pricing trends is invaluable. This can ensure you make the highest profit possible on your home. They know what buyers are looking for and how to stage your home to grab the…

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It has been quite the whirlwind of a real estate market over the last few years here in Chattanooga, TN. We hit all time lows with interest rates as well as all time highs with home value increases. Homes were selling in less than 24 hours and with little to no contingencies. Throughout 2022 and 2023, we started to see that change a bit as the interest rates began to increase which changed a lot of people’s buying power. It has been all over the news and social media lately that interest rates are expected to drop in 2024 which would mean a lower mortgage payment for buyers. While you may be saying to yourself, “I’ll wait to buy a home when the interest rates drop,” we’re here to discuss why that may not be in your best interest. While we can’t…

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