Aug 15

Check Out Fun Live Music in Nashville

Our community here at Gale Lofts has such wonderful facilities that it may be tempting to simply stay at home. However, with world famous venues on our doorstep, it isn’t necessary to travel far to enjoy the wonderful music events listed on the Nashville Music City Guide.

Check Out What's Going On in Eighth Avenue South

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Many festivals are free in summer. On  Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights, Arrington Vineyards combines jazz music with wine in an outdoor setting. Make sure to visit the Tomato Art Festival on 7-8th August. Combining music, art and a parade this is one of Music City’s highlights.

Numerous places offer free music nightly. Country and western fans should head downtown to Broadway and Lower Broadway. Boasting bars and restaurants such as Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville, the party never stops.

For jazz lovers, such iconic sites as B.B. King’s Blues Club and Restaurant can be found on 2nd Avenue. Of course, many other neighbourhoods give you the opportunity to hear up and coming or established artists. Check out the listings on the Nashville Music City Guide and be prepared for a long night.

If you would like to know more about the amazing lifestyle offered at Gale Lofts, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Aug 15

The Granite Countertops in Our Apartments are Great for Food Prep

You are always treated to the life of luxury when you live in our Gale Lofts. We offer a beautiful interior and convenient amenities in every unit.

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We offer granite countertops in every kitchen, which gives you plenty of space to prepare and serve meals. The granite surface and espresso wood cabinetry add an elegant vibe to your kitchen. Your stainless steel appliances include a microwave, stove, oven and dishwasher. The track lighting makes it easy to see while you are cooking.

Our apartments feature a range of eye-pleasing features, and this includes hardwood flooring, exposed duct work and brushed nickel fixtures. You do not want to live in a crammed or closed-in apartment, as this could affect your overall mood. Every apartment features a 10-foot ceiling, designer lighting package and large windows to give it a spacious feel. We also offer ceiling fans with light fixtures and washer and dryer in all units, and a dual sink vanity in the bathroom of select units.

What amenities make apartment living a great experience for you? You are welcome to share your answers on our Gale Lofts Twitter account.

Start planning your move to our Nashville community by contacting us today.

Aug 15

How to Save Money While Living in Your Apartment

With the cost of living ever on the rise, you may be constantly asking yourself how to save money while living in your apartment. After paying rent and utilities, it may seem that you have very little left at the end of the month. Luckily, there are some simply ways to save money and gain control over your finances. thumb_1@2x-1

One way to save money is to consider renting a two-bedroom apartment and getting a roommate. This could save you up to $300 per month, and that could make a huge difference in your financial situation annually.

Another sure way to save money is to use your kitchen more, instead of hitting the drive-thru on your way home. It may be more convenient, but eating out is definitely hard on your wallet. Don’t know how to cook? Consider a cooking class at your local community center, or spend some time online gaining tips and watching videos.

Cutting your cable is another great money saver. Cable is no longer a necessity, thanks to Netflix, and entertainment access from the internet. Say goodbye to your cable provider!

Contact us today to find out how you can become part of this exciting community.

Aug 15

Find Your New Favorite Beer at Craft Brewed Near Our Community

Are you looking for a place to enjoy your favorite tap beer in the Nashville area? Located at 2502 Franklin Pike in the music city, Craft Brewed offers the newest selection of draft and bottled beer. You have the options of specialty grained, malt extracts, hops, kits, yeast and equipment to make your own favorite brewed beer. Below are other services you will find at Craft Brewed.

Celebrate Craft Beer Week in Nashville

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  • Seven draft beers to choose from
  • Bottle or draft beer for your enjoyment
  • Drink your beer on the porch or the beer garden
  • Grains to make home brew
  • Play a game of darts while enjoying your beer

Bring the whole family and don’t forget to stop by the bottle shop and grab our best selection of the highest gravity beer the state has to offer.

For more tips on places to enjoy your favorite beer, visit the Gale Lofts Apartment homes. Ask for a tour of the family-friendly amenities and floor plans. Call us today!

Aug 15

Shop for Your Fall Wardrobe at The Mall at Green Hills

Retailers are already stocking their shelves with fabulous Fall items. Have you started shopping yet? If not, now is the time to strike some great deals, and to be the first among your friends to own the hottest trends of the season. The best news is, you won’t have to travel far from home to find your new Fall wardrobe.

Items for Your New Wardrobe

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Just moments away, the Mall at Green Hills is home to a wealth of fantastic stores featuring clothing, shoes, handbags, electronics and more. In fact, if you’re wardrobe shopping, you’ll be able to dress yourself from head to toe all in one place. For your feet, you’ll find shops like Jimmy Choo, Clarks, and Nine West.  Moving on up, you’ll find the hottest men, women, and teen fashions at stores like Jos. A. Bank, Express, and The North Face.  You can even complete your style with a new look from one of the two salons on site, Aveda and Heads Up.

What did you buy on your last shopping trip?  Share your comments on our Facebook page.

Contact us to learn more about our community.

Aug 15

The Large Windows in Our Apartments Let In Plenty of Natural Light

Plenty of natural light in your apartment means lower energy bills and more energy for your body – all that light exposure can even help to improve your mood too. The large windows in our apartments make it easy to get all the natural sunlight you need while still having plenty of control over your home’s décor. Our windows don’t create a lot of glare, so watching television and working on a computer are never stressful endeavors. You’ll love the other amenities available in our apartments too, such as:

The Exposed Duct Work in Our Apartments Provide a Cool Industrial Feel

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  • Beautiful Hardwood Floors
  • Spacious 10-Foot Ceilings
  • Espresso Wood Cabinetry
  • Kitchen Track Lighting
  • Hardy Stainless Steel Appliances

Our pet-friendly community features controlled access entries for optimal security, and we are conveniently located near public transportation as well as many stores, restaurants, and area attractions. We have studio, one, and two bedroom floor plans available, each featuring spacious rooms and plenty of storage. Contact us to schedule a tour of our units and to learn more about our community amenities.

Jul 15

The Exposed Duct Work in Our Apartments are a Cool Industrial Touch

There are many design flourishes in our Gale Lofts apartments that give our units some striking aesthetic appeal. One great touch is the exposed duct work that gives our apartments a distinctive industrial look.

The Exposed Duct Work in Our Apartments Provide a Cool Industrial Feel

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Those who tour our Gale Lofts apartments will typically notice the exposed duct work. This feature of our apartment units is unique and distinctive. It contributes a look that’s both artsy and industrial at the same time. Have a look at a Gale Lofts apartments and this is one of the details that is likely to stand out and keep our apartment designs on the cutting edge of interior design.

What’s your favorite design feature of your Gale Lofts apartment? Leave your thoughts on our Facebook page. If you’d like more information on some of the unique features of our apartment community, follow our community blog.

If you’re looking for an apartment in Nashville that offers many cool design features, Gale Lofts might be the place for you. Contact us to schedule an appointment so that you can check out our apartment features like exposed duct work.

Jul 15

Get Your Tickets Now for the Music City BBQ & Music Festival

The Music City BBQ & Music Festival is an upcoming event in Nashville that’s a perfect opportunity for music lovers and BBQ lovers living at Gale Lofts to experience live music and great food.

Get Your Tickets Now for the Music City BBQ & Music Festival

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This upcoming music festival will take place on August 27th and August 27th this summer. Bring the whole family to enjoy the great food and convivial atmosphere offered at the festival. The event takes place on Music Valley Drive and includes a BBQ competition, craft beer, live musical performances, shopping opportunities, and rides and games.

The event benefits Shriners Hospitals for Children, which is made up of 22 hospitals that work towards improving the lives of children through pediatric medical services.

You can learn more about live musical performances in Nashville by following our community blog and looking out for information on concerts and festivals.

Contact us with questions if you’d like to get more details on our Gale Lofts apartments on Gale Lane.

Jul 15

Our Saltwater Pool is the Perfect Place to Cool Down This Summer

The heat of summer has arrived and it can be tricky to beat the heat these days. Thankfully, you don’t need to go far to cool down! Our saltwater pool gives you the perfect place to find reprieve from the heat. Grab a bathing suit and a towel and head on down to enjoy the water.

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The pool is attached to the community courtyard, so you can visit and chat with neighbors while enjoying a swim, or get a nice tan going poolside after your dip.

If you’re looking for a way to stay in shape during the summer, but find exercising in the heat to be too difficult, swimming laps or doing a few swimming exercises can be ideal. Get together a few friends for an exercise group, or to play a round of water volleyball.

Bring a bottle of water, sunblock, a hat and a book and enjoy a relaxed afternoon, or if you have kids, bring them down to burn off a little summer energy.

Want to find out more about the amenities at Gale Lofts? Contact us to find out more info or to set up an appointment to come view the units for yourself!

Jul 15

Have One of the Best Breakfasts in Nashville at The Pfunky Griddle

It’s often said that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. After all, you’re just starting your day and you need to fuel up. And what better way to do just that, than at The Pfunky Griddle.

Have One of the Best Breakfasts in Nashville at The Pfunky Griddle

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This restaurant is located at 2800 Brandsford Avenue, which is approximately 4 miles from our Gale Lofts.

Restaurant hours are as follows: Tuesday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 7:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

The Phunky Griddles offers both a breakfast and lunch menu and both menus have gluten free options.

The pancakes are a hit and you get to choose what they are topped with, such as nutella, butterfinger, blueberries, walnuts, chocolate chips, and coconut flakes. There is also an extensive list of toppers for eggs and potatoes, like cheddar cheese, black olives, salsa, jalapeños, and more.

Opt for one of the many sandwiches and wraps, such as the hummus veggie wrap or the roast beef melt. There are also several salad options, like the chef salad.

Are you searching for a place to live in Nashville? If so, contact us for details about our multi-family housing community or to see our apartments.

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