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Surveying the growth and development of our city and being conscious that it should truly reflect Nashville’s diversity ULMT decided to provide an equitable and diverse opportunity for developers of color within the Nashville community.  ULMT launched R.E.D. (Real Estate Developers) Academy powered by Amazon.

The Academy's purpose is to empower developers of color with opportunities to create environments that combine local knowledge, partnerships, and key strengths – including program design, project financing - to support the growth of their business and to support the Nashville community.

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The Real Estate Developers Academy works to broaden participants’skills and opportunities while also increasing affordable housing in Nashville through three key areas:

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2024
R.E.D. Academy Fellows

R.E.D. Academy offers BIPOC individuals in the built environment profession an unequaled educational opportunity. It prepares the fellows with the knowledge, resources, and connections to scale their businesses and further their impact on the real estate development market in Nashville. These fellows are the leaders impacting change in Nashville through a barrier-free opportunity to help shape the built environment. It is an in-depth program specifically focused on the local MSA (Nashville, Davidson County) with an emphasis on creating affordable and attainable housing.

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STACI COLEMAN

Arbitrage Brokers, LLC

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Daytrieon Dean

Southwest Acquisitions

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Vandale Gentry

Gentry Investment Properties LLC

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James Harper

EHR Development, LLC

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Rodney Harris

Harris Dreamscape Development, LLC

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Reginald Howard

RHOW Properties

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Brandon Luster

Black Phalanx Development Group, LLC

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Courtney McCoy

Urban Axis Group, LLC

Urban Axis Group, LLC

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Kunal Patel

ViBE Ventures LLC

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AON Investments

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Marquis Thompson

Thompson Realty

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Dwayne Williams

Apex Home Development

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