Michael's View ~ Nashville Home Inspections & Other Articles of Interest

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This blog site contains information about property inspections and areas of interest in Brentwood, TN; Franklin, TN; Nashville, TN; and Davidson and Williamson Counties of Middle Tennessee.
     Wow! It seems as if another week has flown by like Quicksilver. I have been working in the business, on the business, and even getting people the business! It seems as if there has not been a dull moment from Sunday to Sunday. There is so much to do and they're just does not seem to be enoug...
     As we all know and have heard time and time ad nausium, the job is not complete until the paperwork is done. Well, at least getting the inspection report in your mitts. Herein, I do have a problem with some agents. They do seem to have a pooh pooh problem. While on the job, they just want to...
     I really like the fact that the gods and goddesses finally got the like thing correct. However, did they really need to be so chintzy on the points for Pete’s sake? Like its not like green stamps (might be before some folks time) where one can cash in the points towards a hub cap for a Maser...
     “To love is to risk not being loved in return. To hope is to risk pain. To try is to risk failure, but risk must be taken because the greatest hazard in life is to risk nothing.”     ~Unknown     Life involves taking risks; so don't be scared to try something new. Life is an experiment. This...
     Brentwood, TN is one of those communities that is a unique blend of residential, retail and commercial offices. When Brentwood was incorporated as a city back in 1968, the forefathers of the charter wanted to maintain the country setting, hence the Brentwood hills are still tree lined and th...
       It wasn’t too long ago that many folks in the real estate business were bemoaning the market conditions. While they were less than stellar, folks who were really serious about the business found a way to survive. Thankfully, there were those “fair weather” agents who did the business a hug...
          Some time ago, we had a President who epitomized the meaning of what “IS”, is. That being said, what exactly is the meaning of “AS IS” when referring to property transactions. Silly me, I would assume that one is purchasing the property in the condition it is in with no negotiating on w...
     Today officially starts day two of Dr. Oz’s rapid weight loss plan. I did “quasi” start the plan yesterday as I cut out coffee, sugar products (natural and artificial), alcohol, wheat and carbs. However, I did not follow the program completely as I was missing some of the key ingredients. Gr...
     Needless to say, the last few months I've really jettisoned my lifestyle plan and it is beginning to show. I hate it when the bathroom scale says, "One at a time, please!" and my pants are starting to get tight. Now I am not one to jump on fad diets. However, after watching some of the video...
     Labor day. The last official holiday of the summer. I can only speak for myself. It seems as if this year has really flown by. All too soon, the warm weather and green leaves will give way to cool evenings and fall colors. All too soon, kids of all ages will be trick-r-treating, be feasting ...

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