Experience Christian Church pays $7.5M for historic factory

Apr 17, 2018 at 09:00 am by Michelle Willard

The Experience Christian Church bought the historic factory that has been its home since 2009, according to records from the Rutherford County Register of Deeds.

Built in 1926, ECC paid $7.5 million in March for the 91,000-square-foot historic factory and its 8.5 acres at 521 Old Salem Rd. in Murfreesboro on March 7. According to records from the Property Assessor, the building and land were appraised for $5.4 million.

The building once housed Buser Ribbon Mill, which produced nylon chords for Vietnam War paratroopers.

The former textile factory had been owned by Swanson Developments since 1998 and is also home to Mayday Brewery.

Other transfers of interest

Piedmont Truck Tires bought 1430 Mark Allen Drive in Murfreesboro for $3.7 million on March 13.

Mole-Richardson Co. bought 1.25 acres on Tridon Drive in Smyrna for $2.45 million on March 13.

Palmetto Smyrna-Sam Ridley Pkwy. LLC bought 559 Sam Ridley Pkwy. in Smyrna from First Tennessee Bank National Association for $1.6 million on March 8.

Blair Road LLC bought 330 Blair Rd. in La Vergne from Marilyn Mitcham for $1,597,600 on March 8.

2397 Memorial Boulevard LLC bought 2397 Memorial Blvd. in Murfreesboro for $1.4 million on March 8.

Bert McCarter bought 501 W. Lytle St. in Murfreesboro from Thomas and Lady Hamilton for $490,000 on March 5.

Sean and Marie Hawley bought 207 1st Ave. in Murfreesboro from Mathew and Bobbi Bryant for $380,000 on March 13.

Tennessee Outdoor Properties bought 22.87 acres on Horton Highway in College Grove for $299,900 on March 19.

Samuel and Hannah Parks bought 11.2 acres at 1420 Floyd Rd. in Eagleville for $156,600 on March 6.

Lots sold

Orchard Foundation bought 14 lots in the Mill Springs subdivision in Smyrna for $2.88 million on March 19.

RHB Inc. bought 11 lots in the Cascade Falls subdivision in Murfreesboro for $715,000 on March 5 and three additional lots for $195,000 on March 19.

Eagleview Investments LLP bought eight lots in the Eagle View subdivision for $520,000 on March 8.

Celebration Homes bought four lots in Murfreesboro's South Haven subdivision for $273,915.20 on March 12.

TBC Development bought three lots in the Hampton Park at Hillwood in Murfreesboro for $185,000 on March 13.

NVR Inc. bought two lots, 121 Moshe Yaalon Drive and 1315 Isabella Lane, in La Vergne for $122,500 on March 6.

Most expensive houses

Wayne and Vicky Pope bought 2850 Roy Arnold Rd. in Murfreesboro for $749,900 on March 5. The 4,846-square-foot home sits on 10 acres and features five bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, a 1,728-square-foot gentlemen's barn and a screened-in porch.

Justin and Tiffany West bought 2826 Cherry Blossom Lane in Murfreesboro for $715,000 on March 5.

Derek Alcorn bought 1509 Avellino Drive for $600,000 on March 13.

Catricia and Maddie Baxter bought 640 Gardenia Way in Murfreesboro for $590,000 on March 5.

Rakesh and Jigisha Patel bought 4503 Pretoria Run in Murfreesboro for $555,000 on March 5.

Rickey and Linda Winters bought 2225 Allisonia Rd. in Eagleville for $554,222 on March 19.

Robert and Joella Boyd bought 7985 Richpine Drive in Murfreesboro for $514,360 on March 19.

Richard III and Laurie Sizemore bought 2816 Wright Haven Court in Murfreesboro for $471,731 on March 19.

Paul and Teresa Newsome bought 4410 Garcia Blvd. in Murfreesboro for $456,900 on March 8.

Michelle Willard is a freelance journalist who fills her days with social media marketing, politics, true crime, and taking complaints. You can complain to her on Twitter @MichWillard or by email michelle(at)murfreesborovoice.com.

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