Residential, hospitality

and retail property development.


At Imagine1 Company, we’re committed to developing residential, hospitality and retail properties in a thoughtful way that enhances communities, providing an atmosphere for individuals and families to grow and thrive.

We work together with land owners, architectural and engineering firms, and community leaders to ensure the highest-quality development possible.


Matt Gardner founded Imagine1 Company to continue his already successful career in the Nashville real estate industry. He has significant experience in market analysis, site acquisition and development cycle management. Matt earned his undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University and both a Masters of Engineering in Civil Engineering and Masters of Science in Finance from Vanderbilt University.