Habitat Celebrates Success Of Women Build Breakfast

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Habitat for Humanity’s annual Women Build Jazz Breakfast broke their goal of raising $40,000 at the event held March 7.  Jay Robinson of the Robinson Team of Keller Williams Realty served as the presenting sponsor of the breakfast.  

Revelers attending the breakfast played ‘Habitat Trivia’ for bragging rights and the text to donate effort raised more than $11,000 in a challenge match by anonymous donors who provided an additional $10,000 to the cause.

Habitat’s Executive Director David Butler said, “Women Build is one of our favorite events of the year.  Not only does it empower women in encouraging families as they build strength, stability and independence, but it also provides hands-on learning and skills used to build a home.”

Lori Mitchell of WRCB is serving as this year’s celebrity builder.  In her remarks, she noted her excitement in lifting her voice (and a hammer) at the upcoming build. Ms. Mitchell along with dozens of volunteers will be hard at work as fears of the COVID-19 subside.  

“We know there’s uncertainty right now about the virus and how it is impacting daily life,” said Mr. Butler, “But we also know the giving nature of Chattanooga and as this situation passes, our volunteers will be on site stronger and healthier than ever in supporting our work. For that, we are extremely grateful.”



Paula McDaniel Earns Internationally Recognized Designation For Performance In Luxury Real Estate

Nashville Housing Market Sees First Increase In 3 Months

Brandi Pearl Thompson: The REALTOR Code Of Ethics In A Fast Market


Paula McDaniel from Real Estate Partners Chattanooga LLC earned The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing’s Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist designation in recognition of experience, ... (click for more)

There were 4,191 home closings reported for the month of June, according to figures provided by Greater Nashville REALTORS. This figure is up 0.5 percent from the 4,172 closings reported for ... (click for more)

You probably already know that working with a Realtor gives buyers, sellers, and investors many advantages they need to succeed in today’s real estate market. But did you know another advantage ... (click for more)



Real Estate

Paula McDaniel Earns Internationally Recognized Designation For Performance In Luxury Real Estate

Paula McDaniel from Real Estate Partners Chattanooga LLC earned The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing’s Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist designation in recognition of experience, knowledge and expertise in high-end residential properties. Ms. McDaniel joins an exclusive group of real estate professionals who have completed The Institute’s training and have a proven ... (click for more)

Nashville Housing Market Sees First Increase In 3 Months

There were 4,191 home closings reported for the month of June, according to figures provided by Greater Nashville REALTORS. This figure is up 0.5 percent from the 4,172 closings reported for the same period last year. “For the first time in three months, the market shows strong signs of stabilizing,” said Kristy Hairston, Greater Nashville Realtors president. “A 0.5 percent ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Hamilton County Adds 75 New Cases, Another Death To COVID Toll; Coppinger Says City Cried Out For Masks, But Now Won't Enforce Mandate

Hamilton County Health Department Administrator Becky Barnes said Friday that Hamilton County has added 75 new coronavirus cases, with the number of cumulative cases being 3,255. She said there are 2,096 recovered cases, and 1,122 active COVID patients in the community. She reported another COVID death to the total. The 37 th death was a White non-Hispanic male between 61-70 ... (click for more)

Protest Leader Takes Down Sheriff's Flag In Front Of Jail, Burns It At Miller Park

A protest leader acknowledged in an Internet post that she took down the Sheriff's Department flag from in front of the County Jail and burned it at Miller Park. Marie Mott said she did so because "I got tired of seeing it flying knowing there are black, brown and poor white people in that jail while white people are allowed not to wear a mask when we have a virus that kills ... (click for more)

Opinion

Mandates Are A Bluff - And Response (13)

Via something called an "Executive Order," the facemask mandate will go into effect in Hamilton County on Friday until Sept. 8. This is an illegal executive order and carries no legal weight. Those issuing it know this, which is why Jim Coppinger was too cowardly to issue it himself, but passed off the dirty deed to Dr. Paul Hendricks, who is not even a duly elected representative ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Made In His Image

Max Lucado, Pastor Emeritus of Oak Hills Church in San Antonio, Texas, has been my favorite Christian author for many, many years. Fifteen years ago, he was named as The Best Pastor in the United States and his incredible gift is best found in the comforting words that he has used in almost 100 books. The experts tell us that today there are more than 135 million copies of Lucado’s ... (click for more)