Nina Sears

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Sweet Music

Nashville, Tenn., is becoming known for more than just its music scene. With housing prices well below the national average and a nearly 60 percent affordability rate, according to Hanley Wood Market Intelligence data, “Music City USA” offers potential buyers an excellent quality of life and job opportunities—plus there's no state income tax. Read more

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Loss of Capital

The nation's capital used to be immune to housing cycles. Jobs were plentiful, and the sky was the limit for housing investments. But now, the region's housing market is in cool-down mode, like many other metropolitan areas. Inventory is piling up, and sales are stalled, throughout the region. Read more

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Tax Court Gets Tough Tax Court Gets Tough

Builders beware: A recent court case makes it harder to get a conservation easement on real estate that borders historic areas. The U.S. Tax Court recently threw out a tax deduction claimed by a Virginia builder who did not live up to the deal to protect a historic property. Read more

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