Tennessee First-Time Home Buyer | 2022 Programs and Grants

What to know about buying a house in Tennessee As a Tennessee first-time home buyer, you may be in line for valuable help from your state, county, or city. That could include home buyer education, special mortgage programs, and even down payment assistance. Ready to take your first step toward becoming a homeowner? Here’s what … Read more

Tennessee Regulators Tout Insurance Industry Growth in the State

New You can now listen to Insurance Journal articles! Tennessee regulators are crowing about the considerable growth in the insurance industry the state has seen in the last two years. Insurance Commissioner Carter Lawrence said in a bulletin posted Tuesday that the 294,000 insurance professionals in the state this year, was 10% higher than in … Read more

PCMA taps into booming Tennessee luxury real estate market

“Tennessee has become a very viable and attractive relocation destination thanks to a mix of beautiful cities, amazing outdoor activities and a family-focused economy,” said John Lynch, CEO and founder of PCMA. “Affluent buyers are drawn to Nashville and other major metro areas due to the quality of construction, and quality of life Tennessee offers … Read more

Agency Promotes Shulz to Expand Tennessee as Captive Domicile

The Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance has named Michael Shulz to be director of business development for the insurance division, promoting the growth of Tennessee-based captive insurance companies. Tennessee already ranks 10th in the world for the number of captives, with more than 500, which have gross written premiums of more than $2 billion, … Read more

Keystone Names Nalley Tennessee VP

Keystone Insurers Group, which calls itself the fourth largest participant-owned insurance agency network in the country, has named Carolyn Nalley as new Tennessee state vice president. Nalley was previously at The Hartford as a senior small-commercial sales representative, Keystone said in a news release. At Keystone, she will oversee carrier growth and engagement with service … Read more