From yesterday’s Tennessean…
In a statement released last week, Southern Living‘s editors said they scoured the South in search of neighborhoods that were "once down on their luck but are now resurging with community pride."
The magazine distinguished between the kind of garden-variety gentrification that includes property changing hands and homes being remodeled and the brand of makeover that the magazine says distinguishes East Nashville.
East Nashville is among 10 Southern neighborhoods where the property transfers and transformations are coupled with a resident-driven effort to rebuild the "soul" of the community.
Read the Tennessean article here.