Did You Know Mt. Juliet is One of the Fastest Growing Cities in America?

Since Middle Tennessee is one of the fastest growing regions of the United States, it should come as no surprise that Mt. Juliet, TN is growing as well. In fact, according to the 2010 Census, Mt. Juliet is the 29th fastest growing city in the U.S. This Wilson County city is located east of Nashville and has a lot to offer! Perhaps you’ll find your brand new home from PARKS in Mt. Juliet.

Mt. Juliet has a lot to offer. Contact PARKS to find your new home today!

The History of Mt. Juliet

Formed in 1835, the idea for town name has two possible theories.

 

1)    The town was named after Ms. Julia Gleaves, who was known for taking care of others in the community.

 

2)    The town was named after the Mount Juliet Estate located in County…

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PARKS Boasts Successful Night at Awards of Excellence Gala

Parks-Gnar-BlogOn March 14, 2015 at the Omni Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee, the Greater Nashville Association of REALTORS® held their annual Awards of Excellence Gala. The PARKS team of realtors had a great time and a night of fun, as the areas’ top realtors and companies came together to honor those with notable achievements in the year 2014.

 

The theme of the night was red carpet, which made the award winners and guests truly feel like the stars they are. Amy Cannon, Chairman of the Awards committee, is the mastermind behind the entire captivating and successful night.

 

Cindy Stanton, PARKS broker and GNAR President, presented the 184 awards to the hard working and motivated realtors. The 184…

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4 Spring Gardening and Landscaping Tips You Can Do Today

It’s finally starting to feel like spring in Middle Tennessee. If you’re like most people, you are probably dying to get outside and enjoy the warm, beautiful weather. While you’re outside, why not get some gardening and landscaping projects done? The weather is great and you can get a head start on your gardening; it’s a win-win situation!

 

Try out these simple gardening and landscaping tips and ideas this spring.

Spruce Up Your Lawn First

The winter weather most likely left quite a bit of twigs, leaves and other types of outdoor debris strewn across your lawn. Before you dive head first into your gardening projects, be sure to pick up any sticks and leaves scattered about your lawn.…

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5 Quick Cleaning Tips You Can Use in March (Or Any Month of the Year)

All right Mother Nature, Middle Tennessee is tired of snow and ice! Bring us some of that amazing spring weather. For many, spring weather signals the start of spring cleaning. But who decided that a majority of your cleaning had to occur in the spring? These quick cleaning hacks will help you all year long.

 

Clean Your Blinds Using Vinegar

Attempting to clean the many blinds around your home can be daunting and difficult. That is, unless you use this trick!

 

Mix equal parts water and vinegar in a bowl of your choice. Obviously, the more blinds you have in your house, the more mixture you’ll need.

 

Find an old, and clean, sock and slip it on your hand. Dip your hand…

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3 “Snowed-In” Projects to Complete This Winter

Middle Tennessee has had a calm and beautiful winter, haven’t we?

 

Of course, we haven’t!

 

Last week, our entire region of Tennessee was pummeled by ice, freezing rain, sleet, and snow. Schools closed for the week. Businesses shut down or closed early. Events were cancelled or postponed. For a week, our entire region was stuck inside, catching cabin fever.

 

Maybe next winter, you’ll have time to plant a winter garden or redecorate your patio. In the mean time, thaw out and try these interior projects in your Middle Tennessee home.

Add Wall Decals To Your Rooms

If you’re not a fan of painting or wallpaper, wall decals are your ideal decoration alternative. You can find wall decals of…

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Find Your New Home in Nashville, Tennessee

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In the heart of Middle Tennessee, you’ll find good old’ Nashville, Tennessee, also known as Music City. This historic and captivating city is home to over 1,700,000 residents and continues to grow. There’s so much to see and do in this exciting metro area, and of course, many homes to be purchased!

 

Consider moving to Nashville, Tennessee with your family and enjoying all that the area has to offer.

 

Something For the Kids

Whether your kids love outdoor entertainment, learning or sports, Nashville has something for every child in your family.

 

For the animal lover in your family, be sure to visit the beautiful and lively Nashville Zoo! As their website states, this is the place in Nashville…

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Why Did We Rebrand?

Have you heard the news? Bob Parks Realty has welcomed a new CEO and has rebranded to Parks.

 

Over the past 40 years, the Middle Tennessee community has come to know our yellow and red logo, our devoted real estate agents, and our company. However, a lot has changed in just four short decades — from vast technological improvements to the needs of our real estate customers. With this in mind, we decided that we were ready to embrace change and developed a new company brand.

Introducing Parks

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While we’ve traded in our yellow and red for navy and white, simplified our name to Parks, and ushered in Christie Wilson as our new CEO, we are confident that our new brand will assist our team in becoming the cornerstone of real…

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4 Home Maintenance Tips for the Month of February

The Groundhog has made his decision, and it looks like once again we’ll be facing several more weeks of winter. But that’s okay; it gives you more time to get prepared for spring cleaning and whatever else 2015 has in store for you and your family. While you’re waiting for warmer weather, be sure to use this home maintenance tips during the chilly month of February.

Start Organizing Your Home for Spring Cleaning

Depending on how messy your home currently is, spring cleaning may be a hassle for you. Instead of dreading your spring-cleaning activities, use the month of February to get prepared. Organizing all of your cleaning supplies and drafting a cleaning schedule prior to spring will help you…

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3 Paint Colors to Incorporate in Your Home for 2015

At the beginning of the year, the world’s greatest interior designers get together to determine the colors of the year. Check out a few of their selections below and start planning the interior style of your new home!

Guilford Green

According to Benjamin Moore, their chosen color of the year is Guilford Green. As they describe, this silvery green color works with every design, home layout, and type of furniture. The bathroom below uses the Guilford Green color, along with another Benjamin Moore paint known as Seahorse.

Natural State Tranquil Bathroom

Use Neutral Gray In Your Home

Instead of soft whites or tans, use gray as your neutral color in 2015. Gray offers a wide selection of…

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