Eddie’s Health Shoppe to Open a Downtown Location

When I interviewed Kelley and Eddie Reymond last May about their beautiful home at the Ely Building downtown, Eddie said something that stuck with me. He said he wanted to not only live downtown, but to be an important part of the center city. The co-founder of the Knoxville Track Club and Knoxville Marathon is […]

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 […]

The Ely Building is Finally Ready for Renovation

It’s been a long journey for the Ely Building (1903) at 406 Church Avenue. I first wrote a full article about it in May of 2012. On the market for $899,000 at the time, I thought it made a good investment. Each floor, including a basement and two above-ground floors are 2,000 square feet, for […]