GOOD NEWS: Nashville Ranked Hottest, New East Nashville Homes, & First Look at Fort Louise!

Nashville has the hottest single-family housing market in the U.S., according to a report that shows nation-leading annual growth in home sales and price appreciation for the second quarter. The No. 1 ranking by online real estate marketplace Ten-X Research is also based on local growth in population, wages and jobs, plus overall… Continue reading

GOOD NEWS: MLS Considers Nashville, Mixed-Use Developments, & Citizen Kitchen Expands!

Bruce Arena is fully aware of Nashville’s standing as a sports town. The U.S. Soccer men’s coach didn’t miss a beat when talking about our sports scene. “It’s a great sports town with your hockey team making it to the Stanley Cup Finals, and your football team is up-and-coming…” Continue reading

GOOD NEWS: Nashville #1 by Forbes, W Hotel Update, & New Butcher Shop!

A self-proclaimed old school butcher shop and grocery will open in The Nations by year’s end. Two former Porter Road Butcher employees, Wesley Adams and Patrick Davidson, announced they plan to open Bare Bones Butcher in The Phoenix on 51st. The shop will offer dry-aged beef, heritage breed pork and free-range chicken, in addition… Continue reading

GOOD NEWS: Nashville #1 in US, Huge River Project, & Caviar + Bananas Opens!

Caviar & Bananas, a South Carolina-based restaurant and market, opened in Nashville’s new Aertson Midtown on Wednesday. The 6,100-square-foot space features high ceilings, carefully-crafted tile work, and gold accents. There are several different places to order based on what you’d like to eat or drink, including… Continue reading

GOOD NEWS: Nashville Home Sales Up, New Condos, & New Pizzeria Opening!

Nashville-based Halo Restaurant Group is targeting a late-July opening for a Gulch pizzeria that will offer a revolving oven and pay subtle tribute to the fast-changing district’s railroad history. “The massive revolving wood-fire oven puts on an incredible show…” Continue reading

GOOD NEWS: Nashville Named Funkiest, East Side Project, & Hemingway’s Bar Opens!

Hemingway’s Bar and Hideaway officially opened May 20 in the Wedgewood-Houston area. The Ernest Hemingway-inspired bar and restaurant is located in Houston Station, steps from Bastion. The atmosphere has a ship-like vibe with exposed brick, wooden pillars, warm light fixtures, and… Continue reading

GOOD NEWS: Nashville Overtakes Memphis, Virgin Hotel Start, & EiO & The Hive Opening!

EiO and The Hive is a new health-focused, fast-casual restaurant created by restaurateur Jennifer Masley. The all-organic eatery opens in The Nations area on June 1. Executive Chef Dale Levitski is… Continue reading

GOOD NEWS: New Factory Marketplace, New Townhomes, & Smashville Predators!

With the Predators in the Western Conference final for the first time and only two wins from reaching the Stanley Cup Final, Predators fever is an epidemic in the city. A Nashville playoff game has become a marquee event. “I come down and get off the elevator and Nicole Kidman is…” Continue reading

GOOD NEWS: Starwood Amphitheater Revamp, West Nashville Homes, & Headquarters Beercade!

The Nashville outpost of the Chicago restaurant, bar, and arcade opened downtown last week. The space is high-ceilinged and open, featuring 2 levels of games and drinks. The main level features a 40-foot bar, a DJ booth backed by a wall made up of 13,000… Continue reading