Tri-Cities sees more 2017 foreclosure sales than before recession

There was a time when the first words out of a prospective buyer's mouth when they linked up with a Realtor was "what kind of foreclosures are out there?"  Those days are gone, but there's still an active foreclosure market. In fact, there were more … [Read more...]

Johnson City MSA, Kingsport-Bristol sales tax collections show weakest annual growth in four years

Northeast Tennessee sales tax collections rode a strong holiday sales season to close 2017 with a regional 1.29% annual increase. Annual seasonally adjusted collections in both Tri-Cities metro areas lagged the regional annual increase rate by … [Read more...]