Tennessee real estate trends (October 2021)
How is the real estate market in Tennessee?
🏠 Average home value: $236,323
📈 2.03% home value increase month over month
💰 Median sale price: $317,000
⏳ 40 days on the market
🔑 Homes on the market: 11,192
📆 0.8 months of housing inventory
🏦 30-year mortgage rate: 3.03%
💵 Average income: 58275
State of the market: A
Listing prices are more than 50% higher than home values here in Tennessee, suggesting that sellers are extremely optimistic about the market’s future. Low inventory makes this an even sweeter seller’s market.
*Data last updated October 2021
From the state capital in Nashville to front porches in quiet towns, Tennessee is famous for its storied tradition of country music and honky-tonk — perhaps helping to explain why the state has attracted an impressive flood of new residents in recent years.
Among its many famous residents, musician Dolly Parton lives up to Tennessee's nickname — the Volunteer State — by pouring her resources into everything children's literacy and education to social justice.
Tennessee's geography provides a dramatic backdrop for its many working artists and musicians, from the Appalachian peaks to deep, tree-lined valleys.
If you're thinking of buying or selling in Tennessee, these Tennessee housing predictions and stats can help you make an informed decision.
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Selling a home in Tennessee
Tennessee real estate market forecast for sellers
⏰ Homes are selling 4.5 days faster than the annual average
💰 Homes are selling for $10,324 more than the annual average
💸 Average listing commission: 2.80%
💸 Average buyer's commission: 2.77%
How to sell a home in Tennessee
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Cost to sell a home in Tennessee
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Buying a home in Tennessee
How much home you can buy with $300,000 in...
🏠 Nashville: 1,359 sq ft
🏡 Kingsport: 2,287 sq ft
🏡 Knoxville: 1,766 sq ft
🏠 Chattanooga: 1,878 sq ft
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Best of Tennessee
Each month, we compare cities in Tennessee based on different criteria. This month, we're looking at affordability and ranking the best cities in the state.
Most Affordable Cities in Tennessee
Worst of Tennessee
Each month, we compare cities in Tennessee based on a different criteria. This month we're looking at affordability data. These are the cities that ranked the worst in the state.
Least Affordable Cities in Tennessee
- Tennessee Depatment of Commerce and Insurance - Real Estate Commission
- Tennessee's real estate license verification
- Tennessee's real estate agent code of conduct
- Tennessee's disclosure forms
- Transfer taxes in Tennessee
- Home buying assistance programs in Tennessee
Clever's analysis of state market trends is based on local data from Zillow, realtor.com, Redfin, S&P Global, the U.S. Census, and Clever surveys. Our team of over 20 real estate analysts from across the country research local markets and data to compile our "Best" and "Worst" rankings.