Legacy South Lender Select

At Legacy South, we strive to provide you with the best team to support your home buying experience. We have taken the time to carefully vet and build relationships with some of the top lenders in Tennessee, and you have the option and opportunity to work with one of our partners when looking for the best mortgage to meet your needs.

We invite you to speak with each of our preferred lenders who are here to compete for your business and work to find you the most suitable product to fit your family’s needs and lifestyle. Our lenders are eager to discuss their offerings from closing cost assistance to competitive interest rates. Legacy South does not reap any financial gain from the lenders we recommend. The purpose behind our recommendations is for you and your family to receive yearly savings, close on your home, and enjoy the customer service you deserve.

Our Preferred Partners

Brandon Carter

Nashville native Brandon Carter has fine-tuned his creativity for numbers into a financing career focused on mortgages. He enhanced these skills at the University of Tennessee then transferred them to the mortgage industry. He enjoys seeking options to find the best fit for a client and their needs. He feels honored when he helps a buyer close on the purchase of a home. He enjoys seeking options to find the best fit for a client and their needs. When he is not working on a loan, Brandon is with his wife and 3 sons. Brandon brings drive, passion, and an extensive knowledge of lending guidelines to his customers with every transaction.


Brad Daniel

Originally from eastern Arkansas, Brad is firmly planted in Franklin, Tennessee where he enjoys spending time with his family. With more than 30 years of experience with an emphasis on new home construction financing, Brad has helped provide creative financing solutions to thousands of homeowners. Whether you are a first-time home buyer or buying a multi-million-dollar property, Brad has the knowledge and expertise to help guide his clients to the best possible financing available for their specific homebuying needs. Brad welcomes the opportunity to assist you with your new home purchase.


Kristin Abouelata

New Hampshire born yet raised in Maryville, TN, Kristin graduated from Clemson University.  Her first job out of college was working for Rolling Stone Magazine in New York City. A southern girl at heart, she moved back to Tennessee in her early twenties and started with Mortgage Investors Group. Kristin has 25 years+ experience under her belt and is recognized as one of the nation’s top 100 loan officers by volume (NAMMBA). Check out her over 160+ five-star Zillow reviews! Kristin and her team are dedicated to being there for their clients every step of the way. They have even been accused of making the process FUN!