The Award of Excellence is a volunteer service provided to the members of the Knoxville Area Association of REALTORS® for the purpose of honoring those members who achieve certain and specific high standards of qualification. It is not a contest with winners and losers but rather an opportunity for recognition for those whose qualified Real Estate Sales meet the minimum criteria for the Award.
** NEW ** 2013 Award of Excellence Rules
Three, Four, Five Star Realtor Professionalism Award - To encourage participation and professional development in the Knoxville Area Association of REALTORS® so its members will be more active and better educated about our Association and the real estate industry, resulting in a higher level of professionalism and improved service and cooperation between REALTORS® while promoting the REALTOR® image and giving recognition to members who give of their time and efforts to further our profession. 2013 Five Star Application
REALTOR of the Year - Realtor of the Year Nomination Form
REALTOR® of the Year is the highest honor that an Association can bestow upon one of its members. The Award is presented annually to a REALTOR® nominated by their peers, then selected by the REALTOR® of the Year Committee, which is an impartial panel made up of past REALTORS® of the Year. The Committee reviews all nominations, taking into consideration the member's involvement in civic affairs and participation in local, state and national committees. They also consider the member's REALTOR® spirit and business accomplishments.
2012 Realtor of the Year - John Adams, III
2011 Realtor of the Year - John Blair