The Red Door Inc. and the Economic Development Committee of the Shelby County (TN) Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., will host a Housing Workshop to educate and provide resources to buyers and sellers about today’s housing market.

Guest presenter will by Mr. Leon Dickson Sr., President of the Association of Tennessee Realtors.

Topics to be discussed:
– Home Buying Do’s and Don’ts
– Lending Programs
– For Sale By Owner
– Credit Counseling

Come out and celebrate Veteran’s Day with us by getting valuable information on the housing market.

This event is free and open to the public. Register today!


Midtown Legal Clinic – Free Assistance on April 2nd

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The Beta Epsilon Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. presents The Financial Fitness and Homeownership Workshop to be held on June 11th, 2015 at 1524 Madison Avenue from 6 PM8 PM. The event will provide a wealth of information and resources, including: easy savings tips, how to navigate the home buying process, and direct access to on site lending and real estate professionals. The workshop is a great opportunity to learn and/or strengthen overall financial literacy and develop a plan to start building assets.
For more information, contact Ireti Horn 901.605.5587


Shelby County Trustee: Real Estate Road Show Scheduled for March 18th


Shelby County Trustee David Lenoir has announced the next Shelby County Real Estate Road Show to promote the Shelby County’s Tax Sale and Land Bank will be Tuesday, March 18.

The event will be held at the Germantown Great Hall, 1900 S. Germantown Pkwy. Check-in will begin at 1:30 p.m. with the two-hour program starting at 2 p.m. 

Real estate data firm Chandler Reports is sponsoring the Real Estate Road Show and providing refreshments.  Attendance is free, however advanced registration is encouraged since space is limited.  Representatives from the Chancery Court Clerk & Master’s office, as well as a title attorney from the Trustee’s office, will be available to answer questions.

A Land Bank representative also will discuss how to buy county-owned property and navigate its user-friendly online search tool. Shelby County’s Department of Housing will outline funds available for down payment assistance and residential renovation. 

Tax sales are held by the Shelby County Chancery Court Clerk & Master’s office with management support from the Trustee’s office.  The county conducts four tax sales a year traditionally held at 160 N. Main. However, the next two County Tax Sales will be held at Memphis City Hall, 125 N. Main due to renovations at the County Administration Building.  The next tax sale is scheduled for April 9. 

To register for the event, go to and click on the “Real Estate Road Show” item under “Events.”  Updates also will be posted on the Trustee’s Facebook page and Twitter at #ShelbyRoadShow.



For Immediate Release                                                     

Feb. 6, 2014                                                        

MEDIA CONTACT:  Chris Sheffield,






The Shelby County Trustee’s Office is adding several convenient locations for Shelby County property owners to pay current and delinquent county property taxes Feb. 24 through Feb. 28.

Trustee Office staff will be able to take payments on site and, in some locations, help taxpayers with kiosk payments. Taxpayers should bring a current property tax notice to expedite the process. However, staff can retrieve notices with proper identification. County property taxes become delinquent March 1. 

Taxpayers can also pay taxes at the Trustee’s main office at 157 Poplar, satellite locations in Millington City Hall and Arlington Town Hall and numerous kiosk locations. Go to for a complete list of payment locations. 


Monday, Feb. 24

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Germantown City Hall, 1930 S. Germantown/(Cashier & Kiosk available)

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Central Library, 3030 Poplar/(Cashier & Kiosk available)

Tuesday, Feb. 25

9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Whitehaven Regions Bank, 1190 E. Shelby Dr. (No credit card payments)

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Central Library, 3030 Poplar (Cashier & Kiosk available)

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at McWherter Senior Center, 1355 Estate Dr. (No credit card payments)

Wednesday, Feb. 26

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Bartlett City Hall, 6400 Stage Rd./(Cashier & Kiosk available)

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Central Library, 3030 Poplar/(Cashier & Kiosk available)

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Cordova Library, 8457 Trinity Rd./(No credit card payments)

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Raleigh Library, 3157 Powers Rd./(No credit card payments)

Thursday, Feb. 27

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Bartlett City Hall, 6400 Stage Rd./(Cashier & Kiosk available)

9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Collierville Town Hall, 500 Poplar View/(Cashier & Kiosk available)

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Central Library, 3030 Poplar/(Cashier & Kiosk available)

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Orange Mound Senior Center/(No credit card payments)

Friday, Feb. 28

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Bartlett City Hall, 6400 Stage Rd./(Cashier & Kiosk available)

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Germantown City Hall, 1930 S. Germantown/(Cashier & Kiosk available)

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Central Library, 3030 Poplar/(Cashier & Kiosk available)

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Whitehaven Library, 1190 E. Shelby Dr./(No credit card payments)

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Large 4 Bedroom 1.5 Bath Home for rent in Frayser for $750, $375 Security Deposit and $25 Application/Background Check Fee. Home has central heat/air,new furnace, new water heater, washer/dryer hookup, near busline, I-240 and within walking distance of elementary school. Property is shown by appointment only.

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Send resume to kwoods@nhmemphis if you think you qualify for this…

Job Description

The Utility Analyst works under the Director of Corporate Services. The position supports community leaders in nearly all aspects of utility management, reimbursement/billing programs, and vacant recovery programs. The position will internally promote utility programs and monitor the performance of utility expenses, reimbursement and billing programs for all properties. It will be this positions responsibility to produce and calculate all resident utility bills on a monthly basis and distribute reports to all involved. They will work with community management to ensure accuracy in loading data into our on-site operating system and monitoring/tracking of the collection of funds onsite.

Duties and Responsibilities*:

·     Provides support, customer service, data entry and evaluation for all utility programs.

·     Creates reports daily, weekly, and monthly for utility programs to help produce optimum results.

·     Contacts community management regularly to verify information to ensure its accuracy in reports and to properly support each of the programs and their success.

·     Analyzes issues on a daily and weekly basis to gauge their status and determine where corrections are needed; discovers opportunities within the utility programs that may require further evaluation to improve performance.

·     Provides advice to supervisors and managers to resolve utility problems.

·     Evaluates and may suggest changes in AP and billing processes for utilities.

·     Monitors and reports on utility rates and usage trends per each utility type.

·     Performs calculation, trend analysis, and quality control on monthly utility bill for each resident

·     Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills

·     Comprehensive knowledge of financial modeling and reporting

·     Effective communication skills, both verbal and written

·     Strong analytical (trend analyses) abilities to pinpoint problems and deficiencies

·     Proficient in  Microsoft Excel and Access with knowledge in  Hyperion, and other financial reporting software

·     Knowledge of the administration of relational databases

·     Knowledge of Visual Basic and Object-Oriented programming

Required Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance, Real Estate, or Marketing and three years of experience in financial modeling (ROI, IRR, payback, cash flow).  Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access to include:


·     Table structures

·     Data types

·     Link tables / MS Access in a network environment

·     Forms

·     Make-table / append-table queries

·     Macros

 Preferred (but not required) Qualifications:

A working knowledge of Essbase and Hyperion Retrieve.