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January 2010

5 Largest Condo Developments in Nashville

5 Largest Condo Developments in Nashville

January 18, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Tweet Buildings between 75 feet  and 499 feet tall are considered high-rises. The average height of a single story of a high-rise is approximately 13 feet, thus a 78 foot tall building would have 6 total stories. 5 largest condo buildings in Nashville are: 1.  The Icon in the Gulch – 419 condos 2.  The Encore – 333 condos [...]

The West End Condos Auction Results

The West End Condos Auction Results

January 13, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Tweet John Coleman Hayes successfully sold at least 40 condos in the past 60 hours, 32 of which were sold during Saturday’s live auction. The condo auction, held under a semi-heated tent in the West End’s motor court, was well attended with an estimated 185 potential buyers in attendance. Jerrold Pedigo began the auction promptly [...]

The Terrazzo Auction Results

The Terrazzo Auction Results

January 13, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Tweet The results of the Terrazzo auction are in and it appears that my predictions are right on target. 25 condos sold at an average price of $233.01 per foot with a couple of sales reaching over the $250/ft mark. The average total price of $283,600 represents 62.48% of the original asking prices at Terrazzo. [...]

Nashville Plans Free Wireless Internet for City

Nashville Plans Free Wireless Internet for City

January 9, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Nashville Technology Council President Todd Fetherling has told the Nashville Post that the organization plans to implement a free wireless Internet network in downtown Nashville. The group plans on placing its first transmitter in the central business district and believes that a strong wireless signal should emanate within a 0.9 mile radius. The location of [...]

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Griffin Plaza Condo Site in Gulch Gets Reprieve

Griffin Plaza Condo Site in Gulch Gets Reprieve

January 8, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

In 2007, Crosland Tennessee President Bill Barkley announced plans to develop a 2 acre parcel of land in the Gulch into Griffin Plaza, a $35 million 10 story project with 140 apartments and 32,000 square feet of ground-floor retail space. With that announcement, the website went live and the buzz began to build with mentions [...]

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Live in Miami’s Most Desirable Address- The Four Seasons

January 7, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The Four Seasons Residences in Miami offers residents true luxury through high standards of innovation, relaxation, and refined personal service.  The spectacular collection of Four Seasons’ homes are located on the 40th through 70th floors of the tallest building in Florida, offering infinite views of Miami.  

Each residence features grand entryways with mahogany double front doors, floor-to-ceiling windows, private recessed balconies (on select units), and 10-foot ceiling heights. Kitchens in all units feature the finest accessories and gadgets including the following: Poggenpohl pearwood cabinetry with stainless steel pulls and handles; matching cabinet panels on the refrigerator and dishwasher; black granite countertops; a Franke stainless steel double sin; a viking cooktop with four burners and viking wall oven; a sub zero refrigerator; miele dishwasher and a U-Line wine cooler.

The floor plans offered for the Four Seasons Residences include 1 – 3 bedrooms with 1.5 – 4.5 bathrooms ranging from 1,114 – 4,269 square feet. Award-winning penthouses are available as either a fully designer-furnished package or as an empty palette to customize as you wish. Prices range between $500,000 – $5,300,000 with monthly maintenance fees averaging $0.72 per square foot.

Owning a residence at the Four Seasons in Miami means receiving unparalleled, 24-7 room service and concierge along with all amenities offered to Four Seasons’ hotel guests. Furthermore, residences are guaranteed a solid association in a reputable building; 2 memberships to the exclusive Sport Club/LA fitness complex; assigned parking and storage; a private, owners-only pool; and a number of other world-renowned services available through a touch-tone phone featured in every residence.

The opportunity to experience the essence of pampering and hospitality at the Four Seasons residences has never been available on more attractive terms.

For more information on purchasing a residence and becoming a permanent Four Seasons hotel guest, click here

Icon in the Gulch Big Winner or Buyers?

Icon in the Gulch Big Winner or Buyers?

January 6, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

2009 was supposed to be a horrible year for Nashville condo sales, yet the Icon in the Gulch was able to sell and close 84 new condo contracts. By the pure number of closings, the Icon in the Gulch was certainly the big winner in terms of gross number of sales, but many may be [...]

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2010 Mortgage Rate Predictions

January 5, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Nashville mortgage rates ended 2009 above 5 percent, with Freddie Mac reporting 30-year fixed rates at an average 5.14 percent, still very affordable by historical standards. Although higher long-term borrowing costs late in the year could signal further increases for 2010, new data from Wells Fargo, JPMorgan Chase, and the Mortgage Bankers Association indicates more [...]

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Condo.com Hires Top Executive to Lead Brokerage Development

January 4, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Miami, FL (January 4, 2009) – Condo.com, a leading online real estate portal and rapidly growing national real estate brokerage, has announced Jody Desnoyers as the company’s new Director of Training and Development. The company’s brokerage department works with condo buyers, sellers and renters around the country and will look to Desnoyers to help recruit, train and establish a process for additional agent growth to support customer demand. Condo.com offers several opportunities for agents such as: condo listings, advertising and free networking tools including the ability to create profiles, provide advice to qualified users, post blogs and upload videos. The company offers a complete agent and broker experience through training and certification programs. Agents receive qualified leads, marketing support, a CRM account, and now- a more robust training and coaching program set to be launched by Desnoyers in the next 60-days.  

As the new Director, Jody will be focused on the training, recruitment, and retention of all agent development programs. Specifically, his plan includes further development of the “agent toolbox” complete with seller and buyer presentations, useful handouts and pertinent industry news – all with the purpose of enhancing the brokerage team’s effectiveness, agent by agent, and ultimately resulting in higher lead conversion. “Jody’s addition to the department further enables us to develop into the world’s largest condo brokerage”, stated Richard Swerdlow, Founder and CEO.

Prior to joining, Condo.com, Mr. Desnoyers began his real estate career as an agent for Foxtons, Inc. where he sold over $40 million worth of residential real estate in his first 18 months. He went on to manage and train teams of agents responsible for over 1,000 closed real estate transactions while serving as Director of Operations – South Florida and Broker of Record for Home Discovery Inc, Broker / Owner for Empower Realty. Most recently he was Broker of Record & Regional Sales Manager – New York for Lending Tree’s residential real estate subsidiary, RealEstate.com. Jody brings a breadth of real estate brokerage knowledge and experience to the Condo.com team, particularly within lead generation and web-based brokerage business models. Jody majored in communications and played baseball at Canisius College before earning a Bachelors of Science degree in Psychology from the Plattsburgh State University in New York.  .

About Condo.com
Condo.com (www.condo.com) is the world’s largest condominium marketplace with over 800,000 listings valued in excess of $250 billion. The site is a consumer-facing, online real estate portal which receives over 1 million visitors monthly and is dedicated to the evolution and prosperity of the condominium real estate market. Condo.com improves and simplifies the way people buy, sell, rent, live and vacation in condos. Condo.com lists condos for sale and for rent in the United States and 70+ countries around the world. The Company cost-effectively delivers exposure and qualified leads to developers, brokers and owners through the seamless distribution of its listings to a global network of real estate websites visited by over 15 million viewers per month. The company is also a licensed real estate brokerage business in multiple markets and has a growing nationwide network of licensed real estate agents providing brokerage services. Condo.com is privately held and headquartered in Miami, Florida

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