Local Real Estate Duo Leads Team To National Recognition

Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Diane Patty and Lisa Brown
Diane Patty and Lisa Brown

After recording nearly 50 million dollars in residential and commercial property sales in 2017, Chattanooga Property Shop - Keller Williams Realty, a team led by Diane Patty and Lisa Brown, has been named one of America’s Best Real Estate Professionals.

REAL Trends, the leading news, analysis, and information source in the residential brokerage industry, examined nearly 14,000 real estate sales associates and teams from across the country to compile the America’s Best Real Estate Professionals rankings.

To be included in the national ranking, individual agents must have closed at least 50 transactions or $20 million in closed sales volume in 2017. For teams, like Chattanooga Property Shop - Keller Williams Realty, to be included in the rankings, they must have closed at least 75 transaction sides or $30 million in closed sales volume in 2017.



Martha Alexander Joins RE/MAX Properties As New Affiliate Broker

Martha Alexander has joined RE/MAX Properties as the newest member of its sales team. Ms. Alexander has been in the real estate business since 2004.  She has been a RE/MAX affiliate broker since 2007.  Originally from Houston, she moved to Chattanooga in 1992.  She describes Chattanooga as a “permanent  staycation” because of all of its offerings and ... (click for more)

Moxy Hotels Set to Debut Its Spirited Hotel Experience In Chattanooga's Southside This Fall

Moxy  Hotels , a hotel brand of Marriott, on Wednesday announced the upcoming debut of Moxy Chattanooga in Fall 2018, promising to shake up the traditional hospitality experience for the city’s millennial-minded traveler. Developed by  3H Group Hotels  and centrally located in Chattanooga’s exciting Southside, Marriott International's playful, experiential Moxy ... (click for more)

Congressman Zach Wamp Endorses Bill Lee For Governor

Former Congressman Zach Wamp endorsed Bill Lee for governor on Monday. The endorsement from Congressman Wamp, coming after last week’s endorsement from the conservative Free Press Editorial Page at The Chattanooga Times Free Press, shows Lee has built tremendous momentum as early voting is underway right now.  “It is an honor to have the support of Congressman Zach ... (click for more)

Senator Watson And Rep. Hazlewood Ask TDOT To Move Swiftly On Highway 127 Road Project Up Signal Mountain

State Senator Bo Watson (R-Hixson) and Rep. Patsy Hazlewood (R-Signal Mountain) have asked the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) to move swiftly on the Highway 127 project leading up Signal Mountain. In a sternly-worded letter, the lawmakers asked TDOT Commissioner John Schroer to prioritize the road project due to further deterioration of the road. ... (click for more)

Here We Go Again With The Same Cummings Highway, 12th Street Flooding - And Response

Here we go again with the same pitiful news reports about the Cummings Highway Interstate interchange with I-24 - Flooding yet again after a heavy rain.  TDOT is derelict in not having repaired this years ago.  How hard is it to get some excavators out there to dig up the collapsed drainage pipes which TDOT says are the cause of the flooding and replace them with ... (click for more)

Deal With The Graffiti Vandals

I travel to other neat old cities and don't see nearly the graffiti vandalism as in Chattanooga. Why do we allow one or two or three repeat vandals to mar our venerable Walnut Street Bridge, the pillars to the Holmberg Bridge, the remodeled Chief John Ross Market Street Bridge, the walls along our multi-million-dollar Riverwalk, our sidewalks, street signs and our old limestone ... (click for more)