Opinion

Does a 'Mr. Potter' Own Your Home?

Jun 21, 2021 at 09:48 am by robmtchl

The current state of homeownership in Middle Tennessee, especially my home county of Rutherford, reminds me of why homeownership is important to a community. Our nation was f.... Read More
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Demand for homes soars in April in Rutherford County

Jun 16, 2021 at 10:03 am by robmtchl

According to a report released by Middle Tennessee Association of Realtors)'s Candy Joyce, April  2021 had 633 home sales closed with an average sales price of $348,140..... Read More

Good local government requires cooperation

Jun 09, 2021 at 10:15 am by robmtchl

For our community to continue leading in the 21st Century Economy, we need a 21st Century Government.  We need a government that is lean, efficient, and continuously str.... Read More

Moral Courage Required of Elected Officials

Jun 07, 2021 at 09:00 am by robmtchl

Morality is a system of values and beliefs, as well as principles of conduct. Moralistic behavior is characterized by such traits as honesty, integrity, humility, courage and.... Read More

Memorial Day: Remembrance and Promises

May 28, 2021 at 02:55 pm by Paulette Jackson

Remembrance Remember the home we madeIn a land across the seaAmericaAnd the sixty-six day voyageFor the chance to be free And for what it cost The lives we lostOur only.... Read More

Why We Can't Just Vote the Bums Out?

May 28, 2021 at 07:00 am by adukette 3

Congress routinely holds an approval rating of around 15%. Yet, the re-election rate for members of Congress is around 96%. What gives? Is the American voter a glutton for pun.... Read More

Rutherford County Highest Demand Area for Home Sales

May 27, 2021 at 10:00 am by robmtchl

Did you know that real estate in the Nashville MSA (of which Rutherford County is a part) is hotter than a $20 dollar pistol right now? Well, unless you are Rip Van Winkle yo.... Read More

Tennessee Has Grants to Protect Historic Properties

May 24, 2021 at 10:54 am by robmtchl

Preserving our past for future generation is vitally important. Recognizing the impact of historic properties to a community is more important now than ever. Recently the Tenn.... Read More

Where are GenXers not buying homes? (Hint: It's here)

May 20, 2021 at 10:30 am by robmtchl

It shouldn't suprise you that Generation X folks are looking for perceived values in home buying. They lived through the 1980 recession as well as lost almost 1/2 of thei.... Read More
Tennessee General Assembly

Opinion: Real estate lobbyists win on Capitol Hill at expense of taxpayers

May 17, 2021 at 09:22 am by robmtchl 1

Did you hear about the new law which will permit REITs to develop single-family residential properties and rent them out and escape Property taxes? REITs, Real estate Investm.... Read More