Hourly Real Estate Services / Consultations

Do you want to learn about real estate, or learn how to sell your house yourself? Buy a house yourself? Find land for tiny houses in Nashville? I¬†offer hourly consultations at $175 / hour. Pick my brain! I love strategy and I love problem solving. A little about me: I started in real estate at… Read More ›

Bamboo Mulch ?!

  So….. we mulched bamboo y’all. ūüėÄ It’s been a fun week at the Urban EcoVillage. Margo, David, James and I have been collecting free bamboo from neighbors. Margo had an idea about mulching bamboo, since traditional mulches are full of chemicals, insects, fungus, etc. So… we googled it! We found¬†http://www.bamboomulch.com.au/¬†and we decided to give… Read More ›

Tips for New Real Estate Agents in Nashville

Here are a few tips for real estate agents on developing their personal brand and having fun at the same time. Is that unicorn status, or is it possible? How do new realtors meet clients? Is it possible to meet clients while doing activities you enjoy? Yes! Currently, I’m developing¬†an urban ecovillage model in east… Read More ›

Front Yard Urban Farm Update!

Hey Y’all! We’ve been SO busy developing the urban farm in the front yard.¬†We are so grateful for the opportunity to re-purpose these materials, and use them to grow food for community. We’ve built 10 raised beds out of free scrap wood, 2 large 4×12 and 3×12 beds with purchased wood. Cinder block raised beds… Read More ›

Contributors & Collaborators of the Urban EcoVillage

We are so grateful for the donations and collaborations with the following local businesses, community members, believers and dreamers. With your support, we’re able to make this a reality. Nashville¬†Music City Center ¬†– thank you for the donation of pallets to our front yard urban farm! We’re making compost bins and raised beds with them!… Read More ›

2016 Initiative. Affordable Housing Crisis – Matt Schaaf.

Dear Nashville, In light of our affordable housing crisis and the growing number of neighbors without shelter, for the rest of 2016, Matt Schaaf is pledging 50% his commissions from listings to Open Table Nashville! Each donation will be made within 48 hours of closing! How can you help with Nashville‚Äôs affordable housing crisis? If… Read More ›

2016 Initiative. Affordable Housing Crisis – Dwan Smith.

Dear Nashville, In light of our affordable housing crisis and the growing number of neighbors without shelter, for the rest of 2016, Dwan Smith is pledging 50% her commissions from listings to Open Table Nashville! ¬†Each donation will be made within 48 hours of closing!¬†   ¬†How can you help with Nashville‚Äôs affordable housing crisis?… Read More ›

2016 Initiative – Affordable Housing Crisis.

Dear Nashville, In light of our affordable housing crisis and the growing number of neighbors without shelter, for the rest of 2016, Dwan Smith, Matt Schaaf and Chrissy Kirkwood are pledging 50% their¬†commissions from listings to Open Table Nashville! ¬†Each donation will be made within 48 hours of closing!   ¬†How can you help with… Read More ›

Scrap Garden Update #1

Hey there! So.. it’s been a few weeks, since we started the food scrap experiment. The carrot and radish scraps didn’t make it, but the 4 bok choy scraps have made it so far. They’re also starting to root, so in a few weeks, I should be able to put it in the dirt! ūüėÄ… Read More ›

Starting a Garden from Food Scraps!

Hey all! We’ve been experimenting with starting a garden from some store bought, organic produce. Bok Choy, Carrots and Radishes! It’s been about a week, I’ve been changing the water out every day, and they’re getting good light in the kitchen window sill. ¬†In about a week (maybe 2) we should have enough roots to… Read More ›