Collyn Wainwright

Broker, ABR, GRI

April News + Short Term Rental FAQs

We’re coming up on high wedding season, which in Nashville means bachelorettes on pedal taverns, and Airbnb rentals spiking through the roof. Nashville has become a mecca for both. What does that mean for our city, or for any of us personally?

March News + Crane Watch

So what’s news? The latest market numbers show the strongest February sales in a decade as buyers are starting their search earlier, and earlier in the year to try and beat the mid-Spring competition.

Buying and Selling in the Winter Months

Sometimes your best laid plans are disrupted, or there is an unexpected relocation. Regardless of the reason, there will always be buyers and sellers in Winter. While Spring and Summer are the high season for home sales, Winter transactions have their advantages. If you don’t mind a smaller pool of homes for sale, or moving […]

Halloween Fun

It’s that time of year! Everywhere you turn, there is a skeleton or ghost in your line of vision, and in the retail stores, they have already put out Christmas, but I’ll save that rant for another day…let’s geek out on Halloween!

Know Before You Owe: Anticipating TRID Changes

What is TRID, and do I even care? As a buyer looking to purchase a home with financing after October 3rd 2015, this will affect you! TRID is an acronym for TILA (Truth in Lending Act), RESPA (Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act) Integrated Disclosure Rule. It combines existing disclosures with new requirements from the Dodd-Frank Act in […]

Keeping Your Home Secure While Away

It’s the height of Summer, and many of you are getting away from it all on vacation! No one wants to spend their trip worrying about their home, so here are a few tips to make your time away more enjoyable.

New Year, Less Clutter

Are you one of the millions of people (like me) who find the new year as a prime time to reorganize, declutter, and clean up? Whether you live in 500 square feet or 5,000, most of us have more “stuff” than we really need and often, the idea of tackling the garage or closet is […]

Robert Anderson Fan Club

My love for 70′s modern homes runs deep, and every time one of these gems hits the market, I get excited butterflies. The architect behind many of these dream homes was the late Robert M. Anderson Jr. Most of his homes were built in and around Forest Hills and Oak Hill, where he designed the […]