Joe Spake's Memphis Real Estate Blog

Follow me
Real Estate Agent - InCity Realty
Views on residential real estate with concentration on the Memphis, Tennessee market, from Memphis' leading Web 2.0 Realtor
Contact me for further information or visit 4399 Fairmeadow
Informative post on new rules for lenders.(As a lender/buyer closing attorney--file this under "Don't Shoot The Messenger! And Blame HUD, Not Me!") The Los Angeles Times and other media outlets are claiming that lenders' use of loan cost worksheets and estimates are a "sidestep" of the new RESPA ...
When people ask, "How's the real estate market?" these days, I don't know whether they are making small talk of if they are really interested in what's happening in the national, local, or micro market. If they are interested, I don't respond with the usual pat real estate agent superlatives: Gre...
I got a call from a reporter a while back doing an article about the practice of burying a St. Joseph statue in your yard to facilitate the sale of your home. While I have never tried this myself, I did post about the purported power of St. Joseph in December, 2007. It was fun to re-read the post...
Originally posted at I can always depend on my friend Bill Wendel to have a new and radical perspective on anything that has to do with the real estate consumer. His post on expired listings made me wonder why expired and withdrawn listng numbers are not reported ...
I thought it would be interesting for those living outside of Memphis (and maybe some who live in the suburbs, but don't get into the City much) to get a taste of some of Memphis' interesting neighborhoods.I am calling these "Windshield Tours" because I am shooting them as I drive through the nei...
National real Estate site, Roost, has posted an interview with me that was done during the NAR convention in San Diego last month. Derek Overbey, Senior Director of Marketing and Social Media at Roost conducted the interview. Thanks to Derek and all the good folks at Roost. "In the Nest" Episode ...
First Episode of my Series: Guided Tours Here is the Guided Tour of 1887 York, Central Gardens, Memphis, TN 38104:   Contact me for more information. Also see
If you follow my online activity, you know I spend a lot of time reading and sharing blog posts, mostly on social media and the real estate market, but also about Memphis and miscellaneous topics of interest. You can find most of what I share at my page. Become a Fan On my Facebook busine...
More info at or contact me at 901-870-3440

Joe Spake

Midtown, Downtown, East Memphis Specialist
local_phone(901) 214-5838
smartphone(901) 870-3440
Contact The Author
Views on residential real estate with concentration on the Memphis, Tennessee market, from Memphis' leading Web 2.0 Realtor

Email Joe

Joe Spake on Facebook
Social Profile

 Subscribe in a reader

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Site Meter