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Parks is proud to highlight an amazing agent from our Mt. Juliet office, Jennifer Hamrick!

Jennifer has been a part of the Parks family since she got her license three years ago. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business management and specializes in working with real estate investors and urban core properties. Prior to real estate, Jennifer worked in sales and management for over 12 years. In her previous role, she worked in the social services field for five years with a nonprofit that helped families involved with the Department of Children’s Services.

When asked why she chose to join the Parks Family of REALTORS®, Jennifer stated, “Parks felt like family from the moment I walked through the door.” She chose to become a real estate agent

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There are many common mistakes first-time homebuyers make. Some are minor, while others can end up being costly. Fortunately, several of these mistakes are avoidable! Please read and share this article with other first-time homebuyers to help them spot these common errors before making them.

Mistake #1: Looking For A Home Before Getting Pre-Approved

When you shop for a home before approval, you run the risk of falling in love with a home that's out of your price range --ruining the whole home buying experience before you start.

Instead, focus on the finances first. Make sure you have enough saved for a down payment and the closing costs and get your pre-approval before you start home shopping.

Mistake #2: Buying More Than You Can

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Since Tennesseans have spent most of the last year sticking close to our homes, it comes as no surprise that many of us have been bitten by the organization bug. With spring just around the corner, now is the perfect time to make the final push, clearing out all of your boxed up unwanted items once and for all, leaving you with an organized and clean living space in which to (hopefully) finish out the last few months of quarantine.

If you’ve found yourself with a ton of stuff you don’t need anymore but are having trouble deciding just what to do with it, consider calling one of the following local donation services to send a truck right to your doorstep. While you may need to schedule 2 - 4 weeks in advance, rest assured that these charitable

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Here is your chance to own a piece of Nashville history with this beautifully restored 1800's home and brick carriage house! This rare jewel is located in the heart of Nashville in Historic Germantown and features high ceilings, irreplaceable historic details, a curved staircase, seven ornate fireplaces, a two-story enclosed porch, and much more. The detached, perfectly restored carriage house includes three apartments that currently generate over $100k in annual rental income. This property is a must-see!

Germantown is one of the most historic neighborhoods in Nashville. This area gained its name in the mid-nineteenth century when many German immigrants called this area home. Brick sidewalks, green spaces, and a strong community presence are all

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Parks is proud to highlight the managing broker of our Mt. Juliet office, Jeanette Nelson!

Jeanette holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Relations and Communication from Western Kentucky University. Prior to real estate, she held management positions as a production coordinator with various large printing companies, as well as the role of Director of Print Operations for Whittle Communications. When it comes to real estate, Jeanette specializes in lake properties and residential sales in the areas of Wilson, Sumner, Davidson, and Williamson counties.

Jeanette has been a licensed REALTOR® and part of the Parks family for 17 years. She chose to become a real estate agent for the flexibility of being able to be present in her son’s lives,

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This year, the majority of Americans have become more conscious of their health. Watching our waistlines is one way to protect ourselves from the worst Covid-19 outcomes, while getting plenty of fruits and vegetables is a wise practice we can all benefit from, regardless of our BMI. 

In Tennessee, scores of locals have been trading their burgers and fries for nutrition-packed juices, smoothies, and salads. If you are looking for an on-the-go option that won’t weigh you down, visit one of the Best Juice Bars in Middle TN!

While juicing is not necessarily better than eating whole fruits and vegetables, it’s a good way to get loads of nutrients when you’re short on time. Consider adding a daily salad to your meals if you would like to benefit from

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How is the market? It’s a question our agents get asked a lot, and for good reason. If you’re considering buying a new home or selling one that you already own, the market trends and predictions are important in the decision-making process. Below is our most recent market update information for Davidson, Maury, Rutherford, Sumner, Williamson, Wilson, Bedford, Coffee, Dekalb, and Robertson counties to help you make the most informed and beneficial choices possible.



See the Previous Month's Stats!

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Resting in a securely gated enclave of four custom homes, this Alys Beach inspired home offers dramatic sunrise and sunset views! The property features an open floor plan with exquisite architectural details, rooftop living with an outdoor kitchen and fireplace, a screened porch, a private courtyard, and sensational design elements throughout. This home is absolutely stunning!

Just minutes from downtown Nashville, Green Hills is one of the most affluent areas in Nashville. Home of the legendary Bluebird Cafe and posh Mall at Green Hills, it’s the perfect place to shop, dine, and enjoy life. Just keep your eyes open – you never know who you’ll bump into!

Green Hills affords residents the opportunity to eat well, shop well, and live well with

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Parks is proud to highlight the managing broker of our Smyrna office, Virginia Pappafotis!

Virginia has been a real estate agent since 1998 and a part of the Parks family for 22 years. Prior to real estate, Virginia attended Auburn University and Middle Tennessee State University before working in the education and medical fields for a short time. When it comes to real estate, she specializes in contracts, negotiations, and problem-solving.

With a desire to delve into new construction properties, Virginia began working for Bob Parks in 1999. She worked with five different builders during the early part of her real estate career and found it to be challenging, yet highly rewarding. Virginia thanks her husband, Joe Chittaphong, for being

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It's that time of the month again! We are excited to announce February's LoLo gifts! There are so many unique, wonderful, local businesses in Middle Tennessee and it's time to celebrate them this month!

LoLo, Locals Supporting Locals, is an amazing program for your Parks REALTOR® to give to you! Each month, a completely free, new gift comes to your cell phone for you to enjoy. The gifts are selected by county and are only for local businesses, no nationwide chains!

LoLo helps remind us to shop local and support our friends and neighbors! Here are February's gifts to you!

Ivey Cake

Williamson County

Located in Brentwood, Ivey's offers a vast selection of designer cakes and cupcakes! The company started with a simple dream; to make the

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