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    11 Tips for Moving with Children

    By Tara DeSelms | September 11, 2018

      Children and Moving Tips Moving to a new home can be stressful for children and they need time to get used to the idea of the change. Give them as much advance warning as possible, giving them as much information as you can about why you are moving and what they can expect at... Read More

    Interior Design Trends to Ditch in 2016

    By marcus crutcher | January 27, 2016

    Interior design continues to evolve each year, which allows homeowners to be introduced to a number of styles that enhance the comfort of the home. While there are always a number of trends to follow, there are a few that have become overused. To update your space for 2016, here are several styles that are... Read More

    This or That: Carpet vs Hardwood

    By marcus crutcher | March 18, 2015

    One of the hardest aspects of being a homeowner is choosing what type of floor you want for your home. Whether you’re building, preparing to buy, or looking to install new floors, it’s important to weigh the pros and cons for carpet vs hardwoods.   Carpet Soft and plush, many homeowners seek carpet in bedrooms... Read More

    Last Minute Stocking Stuffer Ideas

    By marcus crutcher | December 22, 2014

    Last week, we shared our staff picks or stocking stuffers (with everything from gloves to candy to little dolls). Today, we’re talking last minute stocking stuffers – for when you’re in Christmas Countdown and desperate for a few little gifts to celebrate the holiday season. Here are a few of our favorite last minute stocking... Read More

    This or That: Holiday Decorating

    By marcus crutcher | December 17, 2014

    Nothing says holiday spirit like putting up a tree with all the trimmings, stringing twinkling lights about the interior and exterior of a house, and filling the yard and mantle with decorations. Or does it? Holiday spirit comes from within, and whether you’re a big decorator, or your Christmas cheer is punctuated with a smile,... Read More

    Our Picks For Best Stocking Stuffers

    By marcus crutcher | December 15, 2014

    The holidays are right around the corner, and we are gearing up for Christmas at The DeSelms team! A few of us have been up to our elbows in stocking stuffers — the one thing Santa and his elves seem to leave for us to do. If you’re on the hunt for easy and fantastic... Read More

    Top 3 Walking Tours in Nashville

    By marcus crutcher | October 8, 2014

    There is so much to see and do while in Nashville, and if you’re new to town, it can be overwhelming as you learn the city. If you’re considering Nashville as home, or have newly moved here – or just want to get to know the city better – we’re here to help. To get... Read More

    This Or That: Resale vs. New Construction

    By marcus crutcher | February 18, 2014

    When we work with homebuyers, we strive to help them find the most perfect house possible for them. We want all our clients to feel like they are the luckiest homeowners in Nashville. Sometimes this means introducing a real estate listing that might not typically be on their radar. For example, a young family may think they want an older home with lots of “charm” but after viewing an upcoming neighborhood development, wind up much happier with a brand new home. Resale homes and new construction homes both offer pros, which leads us to this week’s This or That: Resale vs. New Construction. Read More

    This or That: Hardwood Vs. Tile In The Kitchen

    By marcus crutcher | January 28, 2014

    We feel confident that updating the kitchen will continue to be a strong trend for 2014. Having an updated kitchen is certainly a big selling point in the Nashville real estate market. Sometimes in a kitchen renovation, minor changes make for big impact, like this incredibly budget-friendly before and after. However, sometimes a full remodel... Read More

    This or That: Checks or Plaid

    By marcus crutcher | January 14, 2014

    We couldn’t help but notice lately that these two long-standing Southern patterns seem to be making their way back into interior design these days. So, of course now we’re trying to decide – checks or plaid? Read More

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