Out of State Real Estate Investments – Memphis

One consistent that hasn’t changed when it comes to real estate investing is that it is still all about location, location, location. That means the best investment opportunities for you might be out of state or even out of the country. Maybe you’re a retired investor living in Las Vegas or an active investor living in the Caribbean, either way, if you want to invest in Memphis, Tennessee

Colombia to be Memphis in May 2017 Honored Country

Memphis in May International Festival recently held the 2016 Annual Meeting at the Memphis Botanic Garden. Festival officials reviewed the results of their 40th anniversary and announced Colombia will be the 2017 honored country. Celebrating Colombia will become the year-long focus of Memphis in May International Festival as the organization enters its 41st year. Colombia

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NGKF Secures Deal for ServiceMaster HQ Relocation

Newmark Grubb Knight Frank (NGKF), has secured the 315,450 ft.² lease relocation and adaptive reuse project for ServiceMaster, which plans to transform downtown Memphis, Tennessee with its 1200 person global corporate headquarters and Innovation Centre. Vice Chairman Neal Golden and Senior Managing Director Aaron Sommer led the Fortune 1000 company through an exhaustive, two-year site

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Memphis in May Festival Is About to Start

Back in January, I wrote a broad article about several Memphis festivals scheduled for this year. This Friday kicks off the biggest of them all – Memphis in May begins April 29 and runs a full month until May 28. Here is the main lineup: Beale Street Music Festival: April 29 – May 1, 2016

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Travels Through Memphis

There is an almost unexplainable draw to Graceland. In 1976, Bruce Springsteen was caught by Graceland security climbing over the fence in an attempt to see the King of Rock ‘n Roll. “For reasons I cannot explain, there’s some part of me that wants to see Graceland.” – Paul Simon. The fact is, Graceland is

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Memphis Economy is Growing Hopeful

A Memphis Chamber of Commerce luncheon at the Peabody Hotel reflected economic hope for Memphis in 2015. The hope is to bring new business to the city and Shelby County. The two biggest assets the region offers are available capacity and a strengthening school system that provides young workers ready and able to join the

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Good Things Happening in Memphis Schools

Schools should always be a scrutinized decision when considering where to live and raise a family. Memphis has been on a serious journey to improve its school system and is showing real improvement. Emphasis has been placed on more parent involvement with students, schools, and community resources. The overarching goal is for students to graduate

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Still Time to Invest in Memphis

Memphis has long been known for its decent, plentiful, and affordable housing. The combination of low cost of housing, high rents, and a high population of renters vs. homeowners has created an ideal opportunity for investors to purchase homes that provide Positive Cash Flow. Among the many attractions to investors today is the fact that

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