Tri-Cities home for sale listings get a lot of looks, inventory moving slower

The Johnson City metro area’s housing market is cooling down while it’s beginning to heat up in the Kingsport-Bristol area. What both Tri-Cities area markets have in common is homes for sales listing are getting more views than the national average … [Read more...]

Renting cheaper in all but one Tri-Cities area county

February’s Rent vs. Buy Report comes down on the rent side in Tri-Cities area counties with one exception. Hawkins County was neutral for the month, down from a 1% cheaper to rent position in January. The report calculates median buying costs … [Read more...]

Tri-Cities home flipping market softer in 2018, but not by much

House flippers are some of the unsung heroes of the local housing industry. Last year they accounted for just under 10% of the region’s home sales. And most of those homes were sold below the median single-family or townhome resale cost and well … [Read more...]

Tri-Cities single female v. single male home buyers; how many, what home value?

You have to hand it to the folks at Attom Data Solutions. They’re very creative and quick to use housing data in unique ways. Today – Valentine’s Day - is a good example. If you read much of the mass media reporting on housing you’ve come … [Read more...]