Johnnie Creel & The Creel Group

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What to Expect Now that Zillow and Trulia are One [From Inman News]

According to Inman News, competition to heat up between Zillow and News Corp.-backed Imagine a horse race. Two horses, a perfectly toned and young thoroughbred against a 7-year-old nag. No surprises who is winning the race. Then, two things happen: 1. The winning horse surprisingly steers off the track to further bulk up for […]

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First-Time Home Buyer Seminar in Knoxville, TN

Tonight at 6:00pm at the Courtyard by Marriott located in Bearden/West Hills (in Knoxville), our team (The Creel Group with Keller Williams Knoxville West) will be hosting a First Time Home Buyer seminar with partnership from Kristin Abouelata with Mortgage Investors Group and Phillis Burnett with Admiral Title, Inc. The goal of the seminar will […]

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Livability Ranks Knoxville No. 2 on ‘Best Places to Retire’ List

Livability just confirmed what I already knew about Knoxville: it is one of the best places to retire. This Number 2 ranking comes as no surprise to statisticians either, as we were ranked Number 2 last year too.  According to the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce: Knoxville ranked second highest for housing affordability and has the lowest […]

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Home Price Gains Stabilize

According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR) data, the slow rise in home prices have reached a somewhat stable position, rising at only 4-6% since April 2014. Prior to April, home prices were rising at a much faster rate of 10%, and this “stabilization” indicates that now truly is a great time to buy […]

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Gen Y is Ready to Buy

Generation Y, often referred to as Millennials, have begun to set their sights on buying their first home. Who is this “Gen Y?” Researchers and commentators most commonly use birth years ranging from the early 1980s to the early 2000s to define this generation, and they represent more than 80 million Americans.     Here is some […]

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