A Cool Urban Home Inside the Ely Building – And a preview of the City People Home Tour

The first time I wrote about the Ely Building (May, 2012), it was on the market for $899,000. It eventually sold to Eddie and Kelley Reymond for $725,000 and I wrote about their plans for renovations (March, 2016). In August 2017, they were finally able to move into their home, though the basement and rooftop […]

A Look Into a Small Urban Home and the Person Who Chose to Live There

I recently met Tere Stouffer in her small apartment in the Arnstein Building (Above Urban Outfitters) just off the southwest corner of Market Square. I asked how she came to be living in downtown Knoxville and the answer started with President Kennedy’s call to action, and ran through Brazil and New York City. The journey […]