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SAR Build 2017 Dedication

Habitat for Humanity of Sumner County held the Dedication Ceremony for the 2017 Sumner Association of Realtors Affiliate Build on Sunday, January 7, 2018. New Home Build #57 in Sumner County is located at 1022 Chris Drive in Portland.

This home was built for Don and Renee Livengood, first-time homeowners with adult children. Don is disabled and Renee works full-time at CashSaver Grocery in Portland. At closing, the Livengoods will receive a zero percent interest mortgage for below the appraised value of the property.
Sponsors for the build included: Sumner Association of Realtors; Smith-Sholar-Milliken; Brian Smith; Exit Real Estate Solutions; Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation; Crye-Leike Realty, Hendersonville; Re/Max Choice Properties; Coldwell Banker-Lakeside; One Stop Realty; Southern Realty Partners (Weichert); Keller-Williams (The Dream Team); Sumner Roofing and Exteriors; Reliant Bank; Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati; Tennessee Housing Development Agency; Dow Chemical; Valspar Paints; and Whirlpool Corporation.
Additional volunteer groups for the build were: Windham Professionals; God Why Church; and The Farmers Bank, Portland. Food for the volunteers was provided by CashSaver, Dairy Queen, and Subway of Portland.
The Dedication Ceremony was sponsored by Smith-Sholar-Milliken. In addition to homeowners, Don and Renee Livengood and family members, attendees included TN State Representative, William Lamberth; Sumner County School Board Members, Tim Brewer and Jim Hawkins; Board and Staff Members from Habitat for Humanity of Sumner County; and a number of representatives from the sponsoring SAR members.