We spend a lot of time mulling over numbers and attempting to figure out how the market will trend and how our projections look for certain areas, etc. Real Estate Investors and Brokers spend most of their time - some would argue all of their time - predicting the future for properties or areas where they own or lease real estate.
162 4th Avenue North sits on the ground floor of The Ambrose Building adjacent to Chile Burrito and Cafe Le Crumbs with The Music City Lofts above. Originally constructed in 1890, the property underwent conversion renovations to lofts in 2005. The building exits to historic Printer’s Alley in the rear.
If you’ve spent any time listening to people discuss commercial real estate, you’ve heard of Class A Office space, Class B, or Class C. Each Class denotes a very specific type of property that could have quite an impact upon quality and pricing. Let’s talk about what each different class of building means.
1301 Dickerson Pike sits on the corner of Douglas and Dickerson and its renovation has helped spark a new nerve center on the corridor. Originally constructed in 1975, the current owner renovated the building in 2015, adding an exterior mural and a modern industrial interior. Situated next door to an East Nashville favorite, Retrograde Coffee.
Originally constructed in 1968 as a single-family home, the property has seen several additions and renovations, which added on a garage / showroom in the front and warehousing towards the rear. Most recently home to Bongo Java’s roasting facility, this building is the epitome of East Nashville creative space.
You’re probably very familiar with residential real estate investing.
After all, over 60% of Americans will own residential real estate in their lifetime.
Q3 2018 had a bright start with Nashville’s famous Fourth of July festivities, including free concerts downtown and a phenomenal fireworks show accompanied by the music of the Nashville Symphony. The later half of the quarter saw the return of a large portion of Music City’s college population as nationally acclaimed universities, Belmont University and Vanderbilt University, started their fall semester.
Q3 2018 was a great time to be in Nashville. Beyoncé and Jay-Z, Keith Urban, and Taylor Swift all performed concerts in Music City in just one week at the end of August. Pilgrimage Music Festival fans, including some of our team members, got rained out… but that didn’t stop anyone from enjoying the weekend. As rain continues to persist into mid-November, be sure to keep a list of rainy day activities in Nashville on hand.
E&B Coffee is set to open in Nolensville this upcoming month. And if you read our “Best Coffee Shops” blog, you’d know we’ve been excited about this opening for some time.“I think this was maybe a year after I was just hobby roasting, we decided to step up our roast operation and testing the market just to see if we could build some following and a brand and we quickly did,” says owner Erin S. McAtee on when he decided to open a retail shop.