Amerikey Realty has the experience and best practices in loss mitigation services. We pride ourselves in adhering to strict timelines and professionalism when it comes to managing, marketing REO properties, analyzing with Broker Price Opinions , and providing the best exit strategy for all parties concerning impending foreclosure/ short sale options.

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Barbara Adams of AmeriKey Realty is experienced in the “Coordinated Short Sale” environment that is currently being offered in today’s lending.

Barbara has and understands the importance of firsthand knowledge. She is educated and experienced in the fundamental aspect of these types of short sales and how they present an exit strategy for all parties, which is often very successful. AmeriKey Realty remains dedicated to continuing education and surrounds itself with other professionals within the industry to stay ahead of the curve in this ever changing environment.

The short sale can be a key solution in today’s recovering economy. Barbara understands that homeowners who are no longer able to make their mortgage payments and lenders who want to minimize their losses can BOTH find a successful exit, which is so critical amidst the economic uncertainty.

The importance of the dynamic and coordinated effort that is needed to make this type of transaction a success is recognized by AmeriKey Realty and every effort is taken to ensure the process follows the proper order. From door knock to relocation assistance and everything in between, Barbara understands the process and has experience in the principals that must be followed.

Barbara is certified with the CDPE (Certified Distress Property Expert), HAFA Certified (Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternative) and DMS (Default Management Services, NRBA)


AmeriKey Realty/ Tennessee REO is dedicated to the successful management, marketing, and selling of lender owned assets in and throughout the metropolitan Nashville area. We understand all aspects of REO servicing and are committed to the necessary personal attention to individual needs and requirements. We strive to offer the highest level of asset management service to generate the fastest sale in the shortest amount of time.


  • Single Point of Contact: In-house REO Coordinators oversee and manages the listing and sale of properties for the company
  • Initial Property Inspection Condition: Property inspection, cash-for-keys if occupied
  • Initial Property Start-Up: Re-key, utility turn-ons, complete trash out to include dumpster (if necessary), and lawn cleanup and brush debris disposal
  • Experienced REO Agents: Dedicated sales team trained to facilitate and expedite sale and management of all REO properties.
  • Broker Price Opinion (BPO): –Detailed Broker Price Opinion Report – Specific Interior and Exterior photos, Comparable property reports, tax reports
  • Renovation and repair bidding: Written, licensed and insured contractor bids. Bid evaluation and summary synopsis provided to client
  • Maintenance Services: Vendor supervision of necessary weekly and/or monthly maintenance, inspection of service, distribution of invoices accordingly
  • Monthly Invoice Billing: Team accountant manages and facilitates monthly and final invoicing per client program
  • Marketing: MLS, CraigsList, Postlets, professional marketing flyers, internet marketing
  • Closing Department: All offers are immediately submitted electronically to client. All negotiated documentation is uploaded and generates to all parties with client, submit accepted contract with all required addendums, coordination with closing agency for timely HUD-1 approval, attend final closing

AmeriKey Realty brings years of experience, energy and enthusiasm in the professional management of your assets. From pre-foreclosure BPO determinations and occupancy checks to total and comprehensive property management services and the listing, sales and marketing of REO properties,we are committed to providing its clients with the most professional real estate service in the industry.

Why use AmeriKey Realty/Tennessee REO?

AmeriKey Realty offers comprehensive BPO Services in the Greater Nashville TN area including:

  • Property Value Determination
  • Pre-foreclosure, Foreclosure, Short Sale and REO
  • Home Equity Loans and Lines of Credit Determination
  • Appraisal Supplementation
  • Appraisal Verification
  • PMI; Removal Determination
  • Portfolio Loans
  • Sell Price for Portfolio of Home Loans