Fix & Flip

Buying and Selling in a Changing Real Estate Market Suppose you are the handy sort and have done a little remodeling. You have a friend who flipped a house and made $50,000 in profit. Sounds like easy money. So you start searching for a
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Uniting the Urban and the Wild

Summer in the City and in Knoxville’s Urban Wilderness feels like two different worlds though just minutes apart. Recently I walked several miles of trails in this great nature “destination,” which is nearby Downtown Knoxville’s lively
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The Palomino House

Tennessee and California connect to create a dream home with a mid-century modern feel It was 2013 when award-winning California architect Robert Nebolon placed one of his mid-century home designs on houseplans.com. The plans lived
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Sweet Serenity

Bridgemore home combines bold statement pieces and a neutral palette to create one couple’s dream home after kids A distinct barrel-vaulted ceiling with herringbone brickwork brought a couple’s heart-of-the-home kitchen together. But
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Refined Cabin

Smoky Mountain home blends the beauty of its surroundings into every detail Tables made locally from pre-Civil War seasoned wood, walls showcasing one-of-a-kind art and a unique table created from an International Harvester truck
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Old North Knoxville

Surge in neighborhood’s popularity continues as sense of community draws new residents Native Knoxvillian Gary Koontz has been ordering the same meal at Rankin Restaurant on North Central Street since the early 1960s. He remembers well
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Southern Hospitality

Coloradans find retirement in Rarity Bay a welcome experience East Tennessee’s warm welcome brought Deb and Mike Held from their Colorado home to Rarity Bay, and it’s why they’re staying. Married 44 years, Mike and Deb met in college
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Think. Ask. Act.

Army veteran carries lessons from 18-year military career into life When Cadet Matthew Holbrook earned his wings at Fort Benning, Ga., in 2000, his grandfather surprised him by attending the ceremony. The World War II paratrooper who
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Bright Idea

Feinbaum family relishes light, open spaces in new Sequoyah Hills home “Our new house is our forever home. It will take a nuclear bomb to get me out of here,” says Sequoyah Hills homeowner Melissa Feinbaum. Melissa and Ron
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Learning Leadership

Marine Corps training stays with Y-12’s chief of protective forces Christopher Seals has never quite gotten the sound of John Wayne’s voice out of his head. The iconic actor made such an impression on the 18-year-old Hawkins County
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