Franklin has a number of terrific festivals. The Fourth of July celebration ranks among them. There are events for the whole family through the afternoon and evening, culminating with a beautiful Fireworks display you can see from many places. Come to downtown Franklin to enjoy Franklin on the Fourth! The evening’s entertainment is the Retro
We are going through changes in my family on many fronts. As a result, we are moving around “stuff”. My mom passed away last year and my dad is making changes. So I am helping him deal with his stuff, some of which becomes my stuff. And in my house, I have a child going
I am attaching the link to the Williamson County Association of Realtors where they publish the statistics for the county every month. Fewer houses sold in Williamson County in April 2011, than in April 2010, but a comparable number to what we have grown accustomed to. There are still folks buying and selling, just fewer.
It is Rodeo Time! And that means horses, cowboys, and parades! The Parade is May 14th , at 12 noon on Main Street, and the Rodeo dates are May 19-21. I grew up in Franklin, TN. I cannot recall how many parades I participated in – mostly with the marching band, but also with the
I had visited the Whole Foods in Green Hills and thought, “Wow, what a cool store!” Why I didn’t have expectations that our new Franklin TN Whole Foods would also be a cool store, I have no idea. But it is very cool! It is a fun and interesting shopping experience. My husband, Mark, and I
Friends, Have you ever been to the Main Street Festival in Franklin TN? It is a wonderful event! It is best when the sun shines, but there is adventure to be had at all times. It takes place all down Main Street and around the Square in Downtown Franklin TN. There are juried artists in
Franklin TN has been growing ever since I can remember and that goes back a way, to 1972 when we moved here. I guess the growth was slower in the 80’s. During my years in school, we only added 2 high schools – Page and Brentwood. Since then, there are now 8 with a plan for
So, what is happening in the Dallas Downs Subdivision? Dallas Downs is a subdivision on the south side of Franklin TN. It has all brick homes, one and two level. Most of the homes are from 1900 to 2600 sq. ft, though there is a small estate section with larger homes. These homes were built
In these challenging real estate markets, lots of people are talking about leasing a house with an option to buy – because their house hasn’t sold, or their credit is not good and they are looking for a way to have more permanence and a better investment. What does a lease purchase agreement look like?
McKay’s Mill in Franklin TN has a terrific location. It is very convenient to Cool Springs and I-65 and an easy drive to downtown Franklin. The neighborhood is very attractive with wide streets and sidewalks. There is a shopping area in the middle of neighborhood with a Publix grocery store and some restaurants, dry cleaners,
Westhaven continues to be one of the most interesting neighborhoods in Franklin. Like the rest of the market, it has seen its ups and downs. It is still a very desireable area to live and people are buying houses there – 21 houses have closed in the last 3 month and 14 are pending (most
Moores Landing Subdivision in Franklin TN is relatively new and convenient to most of where you need to get to in Franklin. Houses were built from 2004 to 2006 by Newmark Homes. They are all brick. Most homes in this subdivision have granite countertops and attractive solid wood cabinets in the kitchen. Most homes have
The PumpkinFest is tomorrow! Franklin has a number of fun events in Downtown Franklin and the PumpkinFest is one of the best. Come out for music and the Kids Area. BBQ contest and Chili cookoff! Perfect weather on the way. Take a drive through Franklin TN and enjoy the leaves turning and falling. Go to