Weekend Open Houses And An Eye On Antioch Growth

Dated: 07/31/2015

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by TJ Anderson

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On Wednesday, Nashville Business Journal shared some news about moves toward a huge new development in the works in Antioch — developers snagged about half the property needed for a 300-acre project with retail, offices and residences.

“Just the pursuit of it has signaled the confidence developers are starting to show in areas that are outside Nashville's high-profile urban core, yet experiencing similar population growth and job gains,” the story says.

If you’ve been house-hunting in or around Nashville, you already know how competitive it is in the “high-profile urban core” — in hugely desired areas like East Nashville and Germantown. So news of vibrant new development in areas a little further out like Antioch is definitely interesting — in a few years, could all the buzz about the centrally located Nashville neighborhoods move on to outliers like Antioch?

It’ll be a good while before we see this development flinging doors open, but given the news, I thought I’d focus this week’s Open Houses roundup on Antioch, about a 20-minute drive Southeast from downtown Nashville.

First, here’s the big picture of Open Houses in the area:


And here, a few Antioch homes hosting Open Houses this weekend:

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4920 Shihmen Dr.

Antioch, TN 37013 


First-time buyer? Here’s a chance to get into a cute, totally updated home with a screened-in deck and a beautiful, bright kitchen under $180,000. Open Sunday 2 to 4 p.m.

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3028 Barnes Bend Dr.

Antioch, TN 37013 


A great picture of how much home you can get for the money in Antioch: 4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths and nearly 2,600 square feet for just over $260,000 with a large, level, fenced-in yard, an updated eat-in kitchen and more. Open Sunday 2 to 4 p.m.

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6101 Tuckaleechee Ln.

Antioch, TN 37013 


Gorgeous hand-scraped hardwoods throughout, a cozy and convenient gas fireplace in the master (with a beautiful clawfoot tub in the master bath), gorgeous granite in the kitchen, and man, the backyard? Leafy beauty galore. Open Sunday 1 to 4 p.m.

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2649 Bowwater Ln.

Antioch, TN 37013 


Focused on new construction? Lots of well-appointed space in this 4-bed, 2 1/2-bath home (almost 3,000 square feet), including a two-story foyer, and the chance to make choices on colors before you move in. The clincher: Check out those mountain views. Whew. Open Saturday noon to 5:30 p.m.

If you’re thinking about Antioch — or any other area in Middle Tennessee — for your new home, we’d love to help you find (and get) your perfect place. Say hello, and tell us about what you’re looking for!

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TJ Anderson

TJ Anderson is a Nashville Realtor with Benchmark Realty who's helped countless clients both buy a home and sell a home in Nashville, Tennessee. He blogs about Nashville regularly, from Nashville-area....

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