We've heard all our lives, buy a home, it's a great investment, why are you renting? Well now the median, that's the average price in the middle Tennessee area for a home is a whopping 320K. How do you even save money for a down payment, much less make the monthly mortgage payment? The median price nationally is only 258K. So what makes Nashville so expensive? Supply and demand! With around 100 new residents daily the need for housing is currently outweighing the available housing. That's one of the reasons you see crane's everywhere!