2022 BOD Runoff Election

The recent election for the KAAR directors ended in a tie between two candidates in one slate. A runoff election between Melissa Quiros and Katie Ridgway will be held Friday, September 24, 9:00 - 4:30 (EST). The click below to view the candidates! 

Knoxville Housing Market

Check out Hancen Sale's interview with WATE 6 On Your Side on the Knoxville Housing market.

REALTORS Are Good Neighbors

Mark your calendars! We will be volunteering with the Knoxville Habitat for Humanity, September 28-30. We will be assisting in the warehouse, the office, the ReStore, and doing a shed build. Additionally, there is the opportunity to donate financially to a build for Candice and her son.

Professionalism Podcast Now Streaming!

In this episode of "In The Loop": How can REALTORS® help their clients’ navigate an unprecedented seller’s market? Shannon Foster-Boline, Laura Slyman and Pat McGill discuss tips and best practices for maintaining professionalism among clients and how communication and grace are key to easing tensions in this unusual market.

SRS Designation

SRS DESIGNATION - Seller Representative Specialist - 16 CE | Oct 5 & Oct 6, 2021 from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm EST. The Seller Representative Specialist (SRS) designation is the premier credential in seller representation, designed to elevate professional standards and enhance personal performance. Students learn to increase listings and grow their business, demonstrate and communicate their value package to seller clients, and much more!

Online CE classes


NAR Code of Ethics - 3 CE | 9/21/21 | 9am-12pm
TREC CORE Class - 6 CE | 9/23/21 | 9am-4pm
FlexMLS Basics - No CE | 9/28/21 | 10am-11am

What's Going On

Aug 04, 2021
Tina Marie Phillips passed away on Tuesday, July 3, after a valiant battle with cancer. Tina graduated from Karns High School in 1981 and married Kenny Phillips, the love of her life, in 1982. After her job at SuperX Drugs, she obtained her Real Estate License and has enjoyed her career with the family business at Powell Auction and Realty for 25 years. Tina and Kenny spent their entire lives as a service to the community, family & cherished...
Jun 28, 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, June 28, 2021 Knoxville Area Association of Realtors Endorse KUB's Fiber and Broadband Plan KNOXVILLE, Tennessee — The Knoxville Area Association of Realtors (KAAR) today announced that its Board of Directors voted to endorse KUB's ...
Jun 25, 2021
Mark Bialik, husband to B.J. Swinehart of RE/MAX Preferrered Properties and past President of KAAR, passed away suddenly on Friday, June 18. Mark was a licensed Professional Engineer and president of GBS Engineering in Knoxville. Most recently, his business was involved with the building of Overlook Apartments at North Campbell Station Road and Kingston Pike Village at Watt Road. The family will be receiving friends on Friday July 9 from 4-6 p.m...