Tax Reform & Nashville Real Estate in 2018

January 16, 2018

Regardless of how you slice it, 2017 was a wild year in the real estate business. So strong in fact, that we eclipsed real estate sales from 2007. While many may expect 2018 to begin to return us to a more balanced market, few local or national indicators reflect that.


Saint Patrick’s Day Events in Nashville

March 17, 2017

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day, Everyone! Looking to enjoy a wonderful weekend in Nashville to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day? Then take a look below at some fun events our city has taking place over the weekend! Click on the bolded text to be linked to each event’s website. Have a fun and safe


Bedroom Updates to Ensure A Better Nights Sleep

March 1, 2017

If you’re not getting as good as a good nights sleep as possible, it may have something to do with the design of your bedroom. Try some of tips below to help ensure that your bedroom is a comfortable and as conducive to sleep as possible! Cut Clutter It is


Valentine’s “Date Night” Giveaway

February 6, 2017

  We are super excited to announce that it’s time for our annual Valentine’s “Date Night” give away! The Winner Will Receive: -$100 Gift Card and Valentine’s Night Reservation’s for two at Flemings in Downtown Nashville 2 Bucca Reflexology Gift Cards $50 toward Flowers at Import Flowers     Do


Tips For Throwing An Awesome Super Bowl Party

February 2, 2017

Unless you’re lucky enough to be attending the game in Houston, most of us will be watching the game from home surrounded by friends and family. If you plan on hosting an epic Super Bowl Party then take a look at some of the tips below to make your party


Inexpensive DIY Home Improvements That Will Transform Your Home

January 26, 2017

Although most people feel that the kitchen and bathrooms are the most important spaces to renovate in a home, there are many other impactful improvements. Below are just a few of our favorites which we feel will make a dramatic transformation of your home.   Crown molding is a great


What’s New With Short-Term Rentals in Nashville?

January 19, 2017

The ongoing discussion regarding STRP (Short Term Rental Properties) hit a head this past week as Metro Council is considering a moratorium or an outright ban on non-owner occupant STRP’s. From Joey Garrison at the Tennessean: “The proposal would be Nashville’s most aggressive action taken to limit Airbnb, which has drawn


Market Update

January 13, 2017

  Flashback Friday has us dreaming of this gorgeous farm that any equestrian would absolutely love! Curious about how the 2016 market ended, and what is predicted for the next year? Then click the link below for more information!   Market Update


What Trends to Expect for 2017

January 12, 2017

  Looking to refresh your homes décor for the new year? Below are a few of the trends that Vogue Living expects to see a great deal of in 2017. Green is going to be a big color this year. From lime green to hunter green, expect to see it


Where are you Winter Weather?

January 5, 2017

Although we had a record breaking and an abnormally warm Christmas, local meteorologists are now predicting we could receive snow later this week. When it comes to the cold weather there are a few inexpensive things you can do to prepare your home and family from the cold aside from


Kyle Shults named WCAR Secretary/Treasurer

December 9, 2016

The Clough Team is extremely proud to share that one of our own, Kyle Shults, has recently been appointed as the Secretary/Treasurer at The Williamson County Association of Realtors (WCAR) and will serve for a term of one year. She has also received her ABR and become a member of


110 Things to Be Thankful For

November 23, 2016

With Thanksgiving knocking at the door and everyone scattering to spend time with family and loved ones over a delicious meal, this holiday is also a great reminder that we have so much to be thankful for in our lives. Real Simple came up with 110 Things to Be Thankful


Middle Tennessee Housing Market Update

August 4, 2016

Into the third quarter of the year, the Middle Tennessee Housing Market is doing well, and constantly improving! Let’s look at some of the numbers for the year so far. In Davidson County, closings on single family homes are up 5.3%, the average sales price is up 12.9% to $331,000.


The Clough Team Cocktail Mixer

July 14, 2016

We’d first like to start by saying THANK YOU to all our wonderful clients. We’ve developed some of the best relationships, had great business and made some fantastic memories because of you all. We can never tell you how much we truly appreciate you and your business. Receiving your kind


July Events Calendar 2016

July 5, 2016

No one would get bored with this back yard, but if you do get bored, check out some of these events going on in Nashville this month! Duran Duran: The Paper Gods Tour with Chic featuring Nile Rogers Ascend Amphitheater July 6 Chris D’Elia Zanies Comedy Night Club July 7-9


How to Keep Everyone In Your Home Happy on the 4th of July!

July 2, 2016

One of our favorite holidays is right around the corner, the 4th of July! But this is not always the favorite for everyone in the house. Dog owners know, that the loud noises of the fireworks can be harmful and scary to their furry friends. This time around though, we


Neighborhood Spotlight: Midtown / Vanderbilt

June 27, 2016

Midtown One of the best places to spend an evening, Midtown Nashville has a lot to offer. From one of the many hotels, restaurants or bars, this is the place to be for a fun night! Offering both casual and fine dining, Midtown Nashville is one of the best spots


Neighborhood Spotlight: West End

June 22, 2016

You’ve probably seen photos of Nashville’s full scale replica of the Parthenon. Add some delicious restaurants, a wide array of festivals, incredible venues and one of Nashville’s best parks and you have West End. West End has a lot to offer in the food category. Start with Mason’s, a delicious


Fun Events for the Whole Family! June 2016

June 13, 2016

  Here are some great events we think you and your family will love this month! Harry Connick Jr. Ryman Auditorium, June 12-13 Underland Adult Tea Party Belle Meade Plantation, June 13th Nashville International Puppet Festival Nashville Public Library, June 17-19 Macchine Italiane: A Tour of Italy’s Motoring Spirit Lane


CMA Fest Highlights

June 8, 2016

We love country music and we love Nashville. This weekend is one of the biggest for both. Starting today through Sunday night, CMA Fest will take place all over downtown Nashville. We thought we would pass along some recommendations on who to watch for, and when and where to see


Neighborhood Spotlight: Downtown

June 3, 2016

Downtown Nashville is one of the main reasons why Nashville is called the “Music City”. Many world class entertainment venues call this neighborhood home, and have made downtown what it is today. On any given day, at any time, you can hear live music in this neighborhood. Broadway is full


Neighborhood Spotlight: Opryland / Music Valley

May 25, 2016

This area of Nashville is one that is known by many visitors. From housing the largest outlet and retail value shopping destination in Tennessee, to the world famous Grand Ole Opry house, the Opryland / Music Valley neighborhood is full of fun and entertainment. Or enjoy a show on the


Boosting Your Home’s Curb Appeal

May 20, 2016

If you’re getting ready to sell your home, it’s a great idea to step back and take an honest look at your curb appeal.  What would buyers see if they drove up to your home?  First impressions are lasting impressions.  If buyers see paint peeling, a crack in a window


Energy Saving Tips for Summer

May 5, 2016

The average homeowner spends about $1,900 a year on energy costs.  As summer nears, hear are some simple energy saving tips to lower your utility bills. Set your thermostat to 78 degrees when you are home and 85 degrees when you are away Do your laundry efficiently by using the


Creating An Outdoor Living Space

April 6, 2016

The weather has finally turned a bit warmer and it’s time to create or freshen up your outdoor living space.  Here are a few tips to get you started! Use umbrellas or awnings to shade and protect your outdoor seating areas.  Use fans, heaters, misters, fire pits or trees to


Five Tips For Creating Successful Flower Beds

March 31, 2016

As you prepare for your spring planting, keep these tips in mind to ensure you have a beautiful garden for years to come. Establish the outline of the bed design that you would like for your landscaping.  Avoid being too conservative when it comes to laying out the planting beds. 


Five Tips for Designing Your Landscape

March 21, 2016

If you’ve never landscaped your property or you’re just looking to freshen things up, here are five tips to get you started. Sketch a simple drawing of your yard depicting your house, streets, walks, driveway, patios and utilities.  Identify potential uses for different areas of your yard- vegetable gardens, flower


Four Tips To Spruce Up Your Space For Spring

March 14, 2016

Spring is just around the corner and it’s time to freshen up your home.  Here are four tips to help you decorate for Spring. Pack away the dark and bring in the light!- Replace heavy, dark drapery and linens for light, cool colored ones.  Bring the outdoors in- Place potted


Burglary Prevention

February 12, 2016

The thought of someone breaking into their home is enough to keep many people awake at night.  Here are a few tips to help keep your home, and your family, safe. Keep Your Home From Being An Easy Target- Protect your home by discouraging intruders from making it their next


Home Buyer Tips

February 1, 2016

Buying a home is one of the biggest financial transactions you may make.  Here are a few practical considerations that buyers should be mindful of. Be Realistic: There are no perfect homes.  Decide what is important to you, and make sure you find a home that has the features you


Beat The Winter Blahs

January 25, 2016

Winter can seem to drag on and on and the short days and cold weather can leave you feeling uninspired and unmotivated. Here are a few ways to help you combat the winter blahs and refresh your life! 1. Give A Room A Bright New Look If your house is


Winter Home Safety

January 7, 2016

Your home is one of your biggest investments and we want to help you protect it…and save a little money on your energy bill!  These ten tips will help you make sure your home is ready when the cold weather hits. Don’t forget to disconnect any garden hoses, drain them,