Avenue Bank offers business and personal banking services through a team of professionals dedicated to serving the creative spirit of Nashville. “The difference is real” is not just a catchy tagline, it is our commitment and promise to our clients.
A comprehensive range of services are available to meet your needs: checking, savings, CDs, loans, home equity loans and lines of credit, and mortgages. An Avenue Banker can help you select the solution that best suits your needs.
From entrepreneurs and small businesses to large corporations, Avenue’s comprehensive range of services can meet virtually any need.
As a bank committed to the creative spirit of our city, Nashville’s music and entertainment industry plays a key role in our business plan and has been instrumental in our success.
Don Baskin has more than 40 years’ experience in residential mortgage banking, having served as a loan originator and in regional management roles with Bank of America and First Tennessee Home Loans. He achieved Chairman’s Club status for 17 years, at First Tennessee, a distinguished mortgage award that recognizes the company’s Top 5% based on mortgage production.
Don is past President of the Nashville Mortgage Bankers Association and is a past Chairman of the Board of Trustees for Donelson Christian Academy. Don is a double lung transplant recipient and actively serves as an Ambassador for Donate Life Tennessee.
Spending time with his family is a huge priority for Don. He has been married to wife Beverly for 32 years and they have four grown children and three grandchildren.
Don enjoys all sports, especially baseball and college football. He is an avid University of Tennessee football fan! Additionally, Don coached Little League and travel baseball for 32 years.
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