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Jacksonville - Mandarin

Jacksonville - Mandarin

Experience the natural beauty and rich history of Mandarin

Mandarin is a picturesque neighborhood located in the southern part of Jacksonville, known for its natural beauty, rich history, and peaceful ambiance. The area is named after the Mandarin orange, which was grown in the area in the late 19th century. Today, Mandarin is a popular destination for those seeking a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city, without sacrificing the convenience of urban amenities.

Mandarin is home to several parks and nature preserves, including the Mandarin Park and the Walter Jones Historical Park, which offer visitors a chance to explore the natural beauty of the St. Johns River and its surrounding landscapes. Additionally, the area boasts a vibrant arts and cultural scene, with numerous galleries and studios showcasing the work of local artists.

One of the most unique features of Mandarin is its historic architecture, with many of the buildings dating back to the 19th century. The Mandarin Museum and the historic St. Joseph's Mission School are popular attractions for history buffs, providing a glimpse into the area's past. With its charming scenery, rich history, and relaxed ambiance, Mandarin is a wonderful place to call home.

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Tessa Kenney


Residential Sales Background

Tessa Kenney has been a leading real estate expert, opening her first brokerage in Madison, WI in 2013. Her market knowledge, ability to seamlessly tackle competing priorities and her drive have kept all her clients happy. Countless repeat business, from former clients, is an indisputable method of determining the level of professionalism and expertise you will receive when working with Tessa, or any of her agents. Taking the "boutique" approach, and reopening the method with Luxe Home Groups in Florida and Georgia, is now proving to be market-changing. Clients are already experiencing the level of support and care necessary for their dream homes or investment properties.


Commercial Sales Background

Tessa maintains a strong background in commercial land acquisition &, development, multi-family & senior housing development & sales, hotel evaluation & sales, retail sales & leasing, and industrial sales & development. Not limited to, but including, transaction support, site evaluation, and municipal & county planning. Through her investment sales, she has been called to utilize her expertise for projects including analysis & data research for a valid objective approach, front-to-end design phases, development strategizing to include planning, rezoning, entitlements, and municipal communication.

Excelling in existing building evaluation and portfolio management, Tessa often provides further analysis of statistics & data for long-term phase projects. Previous clients included Freska Mediterranean Grill, Weldcorp Mftg., Madison, Middleton, Marshall & Deforest WI municipalities representation, Diane Hendricks & CCL 200 acre mixed-use community development, to name a few.


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