Ghosts of Memphis



Memphis and the Mid-South are known for an abundance of ghosts and ghost stories. You don’t have to believe in ghosts to be entertained by the stories. These short summaries of some of the most famous stories but are not intended to be conveyed as facts, rather as the legends they are. The Orpheum Theatre […]

Memphis Showhomes Have Emotional Appeal



Different types of house buyers approach buying with different mental attitudes. Investors typically approach a purchase with a purely profit motive. Retail buyers on the other hand are attracted by an emotional appeal. Emotional appeal begins with photos and videos and grows or diminishes beginning with curb appeal that follows through right down to the […]

Delights of Unknown Memphis



Memphis has many well-known attractions that include Graceland, Sun Studio, Beale Street, and the National Civil Rights Museum. However, there’s much more to explore that lurks just beneath the surface. There are rare treasures located all over this southern gem of a city. If you didn’t know this, the name “Memphis” comes from a settlement […]

Memphis Diversity



There are many good reasons to live in Memphis. Indeed, there is a constant stream of new people moving to Memphis. Some for work opportunities but many for a chosen lifestyle. People from across the country (indeed across the world) come here to vacation. Once they return home, many become compelled to pick up roots […]

Memphis – The Place to Flip Houses



In previous posts, it’s been mentioned that Memphis is the best metropolitan area to invest in turnkey rentals (that’s still accurate). Turnkey is great if you want to be a landlord but what about flipping houses? Well, the data is in and it turns out that Memphis is also the hottest market in the nation […]

Living and Working in Memphis



For those not familiar with Memphis, it offers the best of two worlds. Memphis is set in the Mississippi Delta. It’s a vibrant metro area that melds with the slow rhythms of the rural South. Adding to the city’s charm and attractiveness are the historical districts, memorials, and cultural legends such as Elvis Presley and […]

Entrepreneurialism is Strong in Memphis



Much is written about the large companies that select Memphis for their international headquarters. Something less written about is the entrepreneurial spirit that is strong in Memphis. Not only is entrepreneurialism alive and strong in Memphis today but it has a long history of defining the fabric of this business and socially rich gem of […]

Investing in Memphis Rentals



Memphis real estate investing offers tremendous opportunities for those wanting to be in the rental market. Memphis, like most major cities, has a very diverse population. Some parts of Memphis have a very small rental market (upscale areas) while you are better off avoiding others because of high crime rates and high unemployment rates. Memphis […]

Memphis Realtor Jocelyn Cuty, of Berkshire Hathaway Selling the Arlington Dream



Realtor Jocelyn Cuty, of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, recently announced that homesites at Hayes Place, a new subdivision in Arlington, TN, from Regency Homebuilders, are now accepting pre-sales.

How to Make Memphis Real Estate Investments From Out of State



either way, if you want to invest in Memphis, Tennessee, you’re going to need a strong team of specialists to make the most of your investment.