2019 Year in Review

There's no denying that 2019 was a great year! We've compiled highlights from the year to showcase the successes and projects our members helped us achieve. We hope you enjoy this video!


Earn Your GRI

Whether you’ve been in the business a while or are just starting out, you can expand your knowledge with the Graduate, REALTOR® Institute (GRI) designation.It’s more than just a designation. GRI is an elevated educational experience, so you’re learning and improving your business. Earn the GRI designation and become an industry leader with: • In-depth state and national market knowledge • Progressive business skills • State-of-the-art systems and tools • Expert risk evaluation


Day on the Hill

KAAR Members are invited to RSVP for the 3rd annual KAAR Bus Trip to the State Capitol for REALTORS® Day on the Hill. Bus seats go fast and are very limited. If you don't ride the bus, you are always welcome to drive and meet us at the Capitol for the day's events (please register for a 'not riding bus' ticket so we can include you on event communications).


100 REALTORS Who Care

100 REALTORS® Who Care is a Giving Circle comprised of REALTORS® and affiliates in the Knoxville and surrounding areas. Attend the 1st quarter meeting in KAAR Education Center on 1/23 beginning at 4:30 pm to hear how three non-profits are impacting East Tennessee Communities! The presenting non-profits will be: Care Cuts, Alzheimer's Tennessee, and Young-Williams Animal Center.


What's Going On

Jan 08, 2020
On Monday, January 6, 2020, Roger Brown, age 50, passed away unexpectedly at his home. Roger graduated from Oak Ridge High School in 1987 and went on to spend the next two decades working alongside his mother at Linda Brown Realty and, thereafter, Crye-Leike. Roger was an active member in his community and workplace where he often volunteered for the local Boys and Girls Club of Oak Ridge and served as past chapter president for Anderson County...
Dec 12, 2019
Members of the National Association of REALTORS® have reported receiving phone calls and text messages from the number 800-874-6500. This is the toll-free phone number for the National Association of REALTORS®; however, communications from NAR do not originate from this number.    Please share this message and be vigilant in protecting your personal information. If you receive requests via phone or text originating from 800-874-6500,...
Oct 07, 2019
The Board of Directors approved a new constraint regarding commercial properties in Flexmls based on recommendations by separate Commercial and Residential MLS Committees. Beginning January 1, 2020, any commercial properties over $150,000 must be listed in the Commercial MLS, KAARCIE, and cannot be entered into Flexmls. Any current listings will remain until the listing expires. This new constraint does not apply to land and multifamily...