Nashville, TN (May 31, 2001) -- 100 Oaks Mall, the first shopping mall ever built in Tennessee, is proud to host The Nashville Association of Real Estate Brokers Fifth Annual "Homebuyer Expo." The exhibitors will be present Saturday, June 9th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the second level.

The public is invited to stop by any of the twenty or more booths to get tips from lenders, real estate companies, insurance agents and nonprofit organizations about how to buy, finance, improve and renovate homes.

"Sponsors such as The Department of Housing and Urban Development and AmSouth Bank make this expo an excellent source of free information for homebuyers," says Andrew J. Groveman, Senior Vice President of Belz Enterprises.

The National Association of Real Estate Brokers is an organization of real estate practitioners concerned with the professional practice of real estate by minority citizens in Middle Tennessee and across the country. A chapter of the oldest minority trade association in America, NAREB is open to all qualified practitioners who aspire to ideals of equal housing opportunities for everyone.

Located at 719 Thompson Lane in Nashville, Tennessee, 100 Oaks Mall offers the finest shopping experience with key tenants such as Off 5th - Saks Fifth Avenue Outlet, Reebok and Burlington Coat Factory. Built in 1967 by Belz Enterprises, the 100 Oaks Mall is the second enclosed mall to have been built in the Southeast.

100 Oaks Mall is open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and on Sundays from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

With headquarters in Memphis, Tenn., Belz Enterprises is a multifaceted real estate development company with more than 25 million square feet of property, including more than 40 shopping complexes, ranging from community shopping centers to regional malls, as well as industrial/warehouse/distribution facilities and developments, office parks and corporate campuses, hotels such as The Peabody Hotels in Memphis and Orlando, and residential developments.