12 South Homes For Sale - Nashville, TN

Search real estate in Nashville's 12 South neighborhood

12 South Real Estate For Sale12 South is a trendy Nashville neighborhood that has established itself as one of the more popular places to call home. Previously named one of the South’s best neighborhoods by Southern Living magazine, the combination of beautifully restored homes with the seemingly endless number of quaint little boutiques and cafes give 12 South a charming small-town look and feel that’s especially popular in a city like Nashville, TN.

Many homes for sale in 12 South are historic Victorian and Craftsman-style homes that boast an incredible amount of appeal and desirability. The quiet tree-lined streets and well-maintained yards give most 12 South homes terrific curb appeal, and the homes themselves truly speak for themselves in most cases. Smaller bungalows also have a significant presence in the 12 South area as well, and although each might not offer quite as much living space, you’ll be surprised at just how highly-sought after many of these original bungalow-style listings are by a wide range of today’s home buyers. For a closer look at 12 South real estate for sale, check out any of the active MLS listings below, or feel free to narrow your 12 South home search down to only search properties that fit your criteria!

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1111 Gilmore Ave



Nashville, TN
7614 Sqft, 0.64 Acres

900 20th Ave S. #1707


Absolute best penthouse/condo in Nashville. 2 story first-class home w/22 foot ceilings and unobstru ...

Nashville, TN
2 Bed, 3½ Bath, 2905 Sqft

2512 Belmont Blvd


Full Renovation - Preservation Award Winner. Absolute Stunner that delivers every designer expectati ...

Nashville, TN
4 Bed, 4 Bath, 4444 Sqft, 0.25 Acres

2308 Belmont Blvd


This 1920s stone bungalow has been thoughtfully and distinctively designed to capture and preserve ...

Nashville, TN
5 Bed, 4½ Bath, 5290 Sqft, 0.22 Acres

1725 Linden Ave


Prominently located in Belmont /Hillsboro on a Rare Oversized .6 acre lot, you will find the Jewel o ...

Nashville, TN
4 Bed, 2½ Bath, 4295 Sqft, 0.61 Acres

2409 Belmont Blvd


Owner/Agent-Complete Renovation on Belmont Boulevard! Historic home totally renovated inside and out ...

Nashville, TN
5 Bed, 3½ Bath, 4398 Sqft, 0.2 Acres

1811 Beech Ave


Luxury Victorian home nestled in a fantastic location close to downtown offering up to 6,800SF & ...

Nashville, TN
5 Bed, 4½ Bath, 5072 Sqft, 0.5 Acres

Photo of Listing #1872044

1607 18th Ave S


Impressive Stone Colonial Tucked away In-Town Location Near to VU, Hillsboro Village, Belmont,Music ...

Nashville, TN
6 Bed, 4½ Bath, 6382 Sqft, 0.34 Acres

1021 Summitt Ave


Fabulous NEW custom, fully-furnished in main house and guest house! Stunning views of downtown Nashv ...

Nashville, TN
6 Bed, 5½ Bath, 3504 Sqft, 0.02 Acres

Photo of Listing #1842411

2007 Beechwood Ave


STUNNING home in an incredible location! 5 Bedrooms, 4.5 Bath, Numerous Updates Throughout, In-Groun ...

Nashville, TN
5 Bed, 4½ Bath, 4709 Sqft, 0.21 Acres

Photo of Listing #1851135

1709 Sweetbriar Ave


Exquisite 4 BR home w/finished basement -excellent for studio/in-law/guest suite. Features include v ...

Nashville, TN
4 Bed, 4½ Bath, 4442 Sqft, 0.2 Acres

Photo of Listing #1865721

917 Caruthers Ave


Rare, large complete luxury historical renovation in 12th S by Pantheon Development., less than 1 bl ...

Nashville, TN
5 Bed, 4½ Bath, 4005 Sqft, 0.19 Acres

1004 Acklen Ave


Coming Soon!!! 12 South Luxury w/original historic charm. Irresistible open floor plan with master ...

Nashville, TN
5 Bed, 5 Bath, 3838 Sqft, 0.17 Acres

Photo of Listing #1849257

2218 Belmont Blvd Apt 101


Historic + Modern home is just a leisurely stroll from Belmont Univ., cafes + boutiques that highlig ...

Nashville, TN
3 Bed, 4½ Bath, 3272 Sqft, 0.03 Acres

Photo of Listing #1830898

923 Halcyon Ave


This sophisticated gated home is an Entertainer's dream only steps away from all the action in the v ...

Nashville, TN
4 Bed, 3½ Bath, 4341 Sqft, 0.22 Acres

2000 Ashwood Ave


Gorgeous Hillsboro Village historic-style new construction, hardwoods throughout, 10' ceilings, huge ...

Nashville, TN
6 Bed, 4½ Bath, 4123 Sqft, 0.34 Acres

Photo of Listing #1845035

2310 Vaulx Ln


2 BR/1 BA detached guest house with private entry. 1250 SF (not included in SF total above) can be r ...

Nashville, TN
4 Bed, 3 Bath, 3011 Sqft, 0.27 Acres

2609 Hawthorne Pl


Luxury meets livability in this beautiful new Craftsman in the heart of 12 South/Belmont. Refined fi ...

Nashville, TN
4 Bed, 4 Bath, 3691 Sqft

Photo of Listing #1822482

1913 Ashwood Ave


Enjoy sunsets on front porch of 1930 craftsman Belmont-Hillsboro home. Walk to 12S & Hillsboro V ...

Nashville, TN
4 Bed, 3½ Bath, 3336 Sqft, 0.2 Acres

1003 Bate Ave


Breathtaking NEW Construction single family home offering 2 covered porches,2 car garage, 5bedrooms ...

Nashville, TN
5 Bed, 4 Bath, 3168 Sqft, 0.16 Acres

Photo of Listing #1855943

1014 Battlefield Dr


Beautiful, Unique & Complete renovation/addition in Nashville's hottest area! Open Floor Plan, F ...

Nashville, TN
5 Bed, 4½ Bath, 4663 Sqft, 0.22 Acres

923 Waldkirch Ave


Incredible12th South location! Easy 2 block walk to to the shopping and restaurants along 12th South ...

Nashville, TN
4 Bed, 3 Bath, 3348 Sqft, 0.21 Acres

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1000 S Douglas Ave


NEW beautiful Single Family home w/ historic charm on corner lot. Bright open kitchen w/ quartz coun ...

Nashville, TN
4 Bed, 3 Bath, 3637 Sqft, 0.17 Acres

Photo of Listing #1857985

920b Kirkwood Ave


Amazing location in the heart of 12th South! So close to everything that Nashville has to offer! Bea ...

Nashville, TN
4 Bed, 4 Bath, 3112 Sqft

2816b W Kirkwood Ave


Extraordinary custom construction in 12 South! From the rooftop deck to the 3-story living space, t ...

Nashville, TN
3 Bed, 4 Bath, 3054 Sqft

2816a W Kirkwood Ave


Outstanding custom build in 12 South! Rooftop deck, 2-car garage, windows galore! Chef's kitchen, qu ...

Nashville, TN
3 Bed, 4 Bath, 3069 Sqft

1701 Blair Blvd #1


Luxury urban living in the heart of historic Belmont/Hillsboro! High-quality finishes & fixtures ...

Nashville, TN
3 Bed, 3½ Bath, 2745 Sqft

2806 Vaulx Ln


12 South! Builders own personal home with all the upgrades you would expect. Master bath/closet is ...

Nashville, TN
4 Bed, 4 Bath, 4215 Sqft, 0.03 Acres

Photo of Listing #1827126

902 Sutton Hill Rd


Welcome to this classic Tudor in the heart of Nashville! This renovated home boasts 5760 sq ft, 4 BR ...

Nashville, TN
4 Bed, 4½ Bath, 5760 Sqft, 0.39 Acres

Photo of Listing #1846703

2008 Beechwood Ave


Deceptively large and undeniable sweet- this historic renovation invokes friendly, comfortable conve ...

Nashville, TN
4 Bed, 3½ Bath, 3401 Sqft, 0.22 Acres

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Popular 12 South Real Estate Searches

Considering a move to the 12 South neighborhood and already have a good idea of what you're looking for during your home search? Try narrowing down your 12 South real estate search to only browsing listings that match your criteria. From 12 South condos to 12 South single-family homes, find the dream home that fits all your needs and wants today!

Living in the 12 South Neighborhood

12 South shopping is seen as Nashville’s favorite fashion and lifestyle destination, it is home to a lot of shops to choose that are all very unique and you won't find them in any mall across america. The most famous shop in this neighborhood is Imogene + Willie, they specialize in apparel and custom jeans, its not just the clothing that makes them so well known, its also the events that this store hosts such as ice-cream tastings and courtyard concerts. If you’re a big animal lover and have a few furry companions also then why not drop by Wags & Whiskers, this is a holistic pet shop and features a self serve dog washing facility.

12 South is host to Belmont University which is the largest christian university in the state of Tennessee, following right behind Vanderbilt University. Belmont University boasts a rich history of Nashville and has Belmont Mansion within its campus grounds. The mansion is now used to accommodate students and locals alike. This mansion is now mostly used for recreational use, It has a bowling alley, art gallery and flower gardens, all of these are separated from the main section of the mansion as it is used for tours.

12 South Real Estate at a Glance

There is one park in the area but it is very well known and renowned as being an awesome park for most people, Sevier Park is large enough and away from the roads that you can still feel away from everything. It offers tennis and basketball courts and even a soccer field. It has recently just gotten a $4 Million reboot in 2012 and the locals haven’t looked back since. You can go along the walking path or just wander around the green, stop and have a picnic in its shaded picnic area. The 12south neighborhood is at an intersection of zip code areas, and can include homes in the zip codes 37204, 36203, and 37212. The neighborhood features traditional single family homes, townhomes, condos, multi-family residences, and large estates.

Travel times between 12 South and Nashville International Airport are very short depending on the traffic, the journey is just under 12 miles and will take roughly 20 minutes by car depending on traffic. You are totally bypassing the downtown area of Nashville so traffic should not be too bad, travel times to Belmont University is just 5 minutes by car, at a distance of under 2 miles it is a walkable distance. Vanderbilt University is only slightly farther away!

More About the 12 South Real Estate Market

The 12 South neighborhood is one of Nashville's premier lifestyle, fashion, and dining destinations, and is well known for fostering the kind of close-knit, mixed-use community vibe no Nashville home buyer will find in a neighborhood dominated by traditional shopping centers and malls. This unique area is located along the stretch of 12th Avenue between Division and the 440 turnpike, but also includes the adjoining blocks both east and west of the main thoroughfare.This means that the area is bordered on almost all sides by similar upscale areas, including the GulchMidtown, Belmont, Hillsboro Village, and Green Hills. Looking for 12 South homes for sale? Just click the link below for access to a special 12 South property search tool!

Despite covering a relatively small area of Nashville, the 12 south neighborhood offers the best selection of charming, unique historic homes, Nashville's most eclectic upscale shops, fine dining, boutique retailers, and gourmet coffee shops. You'd think that would be enough, but 12 South is also less than five minutes from downtown, Nashville's major universities, local malls, and entertainment venues. 

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Listing information last updated on October 18th, 2017 at 3:18pm CDT.