Packed House Attends Annual KAAR & HBAGK Legislative Luncheon

KAAR and HBAGK (Home Builders Assoc of Greater Knoxville) held their joint annual Legislative Luncheon at KAAR's newly renovated building on January 4th. It was a packed house of KAAR leadership, RPAC Investors, Realtor Party Team Members, and​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ HBAGK Board members.  Thanks to Cindy Bush, Movement Mortgage, for sponsoring this event!

Eleven state legislators from across the East Tennessee region - Senators Steve Southerland and Dr Richard Briggs, Representatives Eddie Smith, Jason Zachary, Rick Staples, Bill Dunn, Martin Daniel, Jimmy Matlock, Kent Calfee, Jerry Sexton, and Roger Kane - attended and discussed their legislative priorities for the upcoming session. 

KAAR shared a market update and its legislative priorities, along with HBAGK; continued lack of residential real estate inventory, affordable housing stock, a skilled (construction trades) labor force, and the opioid crisis were top concerns.  

Learn more about what KAAR is has accomplished with Realtor Party initiatives, and what it has in store for 2018, at  Want to get involved in Realtor Party initiatives at KAAR? Contact Jennifer Roche, KAAR Governmental Affairs Director, or 865.588.6350.

KAAR & HBAGK Annual Legislative Luncheon
Rep. Eddie Smith
Rep. Roger Kane
Rep. Jimmy Matlock
Rep. Jason Zachary