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Parks is proud to highlight the managing broker of our Brentwood office, Cindy Stanton! With 22 years of experience in the real estate industry, Cindy holds the title of Principal Broker and has spent her last six years as part of the Parks family. 

After 16 years with the same company, Cindy decided to rebrand herself with Parks. She loved being a managing broker, and, at the time, there wasn’t an opening here. Cindy stated, “I love being part of a strong, independent brokerage. I knew I was taking a risk because there wasn’t a place for a managing broker, but I was willing to wait.” She continued, "I'd always admired Parks from the outside and suspected that it was a very special place to work. It's hard to define, but once you're here, you just

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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, and Coffee counties to help you make the most informed and beneficial choices possible.

See the Previous Month's Stats!

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It's that time of the month again! We are excited to announce September'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 September's gifts to you!

Burger Republic

Davidson, Wilson, and Rutherford County

Who doesn't love a mouth-watering gourmet burger? Burger Republic serves some of the best burgers you'll

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Located in Forest Hills and resting on a picturesque 3.5 acres, this modern farmhouse is architect Hugh Newell Jacobsen's masterpiece! Featured in Architectural Digest, this home offers tons of natural light, floor-to-ceiling windows, plenty of space, a unique layout, seven gabled pavilions, and lovely views of open spaces to watch wildlife. You won't be disappointed!

Oak Hill and Forest Hills are located about 20 minutes south of Nashville in Davidson County. Home to Radnor Lake State Park and listed as two of the best places to live in Tennessee, Oak Hill and Forest Hills are some of the most sought-after, exclusive places to live in the greater Nashville area.

Oak Hill and Forest Hills are exclusive neighborhoods in Davidson County. Settled

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As Middle Tennessee welcomes the crisp weather and stunning kaleidoscopic hues of fall, we must also prepare once again for the onslaught of fall allergies that arrive alongside them. 

Although thoughts of allergies may conjure spring bouquets and undulating grasslands as the main culprits, fall can actually be the most challenging time for those suffering from seasonal sneezes. In fact, ragweed, which reigns autumn, is the most common allergy in the country, affecting 23 million people in the United States alone. Mold and dust mites join ragweed to create a perfect storm of allergens that can be almost impossible to avoid.

The good news is, there are ways to protect yourself from allergy attacks before they have a chance to ruin your day(s).

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The choice in buying a home is without a doubt, overwhelming. But with so many different factors, what does it really come down to? The floorplan. The floorplan of a home is what you’ll truly be living in day to day. Because of how important floorplans are, it’s necessary to really give it some thought before you’re on your house hunt (or looking into designing a new build). By thinking about what you want and need ahead of time, you’ll have a smoother search process and end up more likely to be happy with your choice for years to come. Here are some ways we like to think about floor plans and what you might want out of them:

Budget

The harsh reality is that, unless you have a truly unlimited fund for your home, there will be a budget

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Located in the highly desirable area of Green Hills, and just a short walk from Lipscomb University, this beautiful custom home is a rare opportunity! This property features a versatile floor plan, 10' ceilings downstairs, natural light throughout the home, an open concept with traditional spaces, an incredible kitchen, tasteful details, and mature landscaping.

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!

Located south of downtown along Hillsboro Pike, Green Hills is one of Nashville’s most affluent

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Dogs are a (wo)man’s best friend - but are they a small home or apartment’s best friend? It depends. Most small dogs can be too yappy for small or shared spaces, and most big dogs need more room physically. But that’s not to say there aren’t breeds out there that were born for small spaces - they do exist!

We’ve rounded up our favorite dog breeds for “small home” living. Cheers to dog lovers! (Or should we say “treats”, instead?)

Greyhound

It’s counterintuitive that the fastest dog would do well in a small space, but greyhounds actually like to lounge most of their day, especially once they get their energy out which looks like a good walk or a trip to a dog park. They are also gentle and quiet by nature, so no neighbor distress here! 

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With talk of stimulus checks and the economy, your child may be curious about what the future holds for their finances. Teaching healthy money habits can be challenging, but it's one of the most important lessons you can share and you don't need to be an expert to give kids a solid foundation in financial literacy. Use these tips for a simple yet impactful financial talk with your kids!

Make it Age-Appropriate

Finances are complicated, so make sure you tailor your talk to their level of understanding and interest. Discuss terms like "budgets," "overdraft fees," "interest rates," and "credit scores." Regardless of age, it's never too late or too early to teach financial literacy basics.

Take Advantage of Events

A grocery store is a

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Built by Southern Elite Custom Homes, this classic southern home is secluded and offers amazing forest views! This unique property features tons of living and entertainment space, a flood of natural light throughout, a gourmet kitchen, fine details, and an incredible outdoor space with a pool and all-seasons porch.

College Grove is located about 38 minutes south of Nashville in Williamson County. Home to the Bluegrass & Harvest Festival, College Grove is a small unincorporated community undergoing new growth.

College Grove is a small community on the southeastern edge of Williamson County. Settled south of Davidson county and just outside of Eagleville, it's a great choice for locals looking for true simple, country living. As College Grove

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