Mar 20, 2020
In light of COVID-19, Governor Bill Lee has issued an extensive executive order to temporarily extend license renewals and fulfillment of CE requirements from the Dept. of Commerce & Insurance, which includes the Tennessee Real Estate Commission (TREC). At this time, there is no confirmation of the exact length of the extension, but this will provide much-needed relief to many of our REALTOR® members when it comes to their license. Members...
Mar 19, 2020
In this episode of In The Loop, host Justin Bailey talks with Daniel Park about the importance of emotional intelligence (EI) in the real estate industry. Home buying and selling can be an emotional experience for everyone involved. Park explains how agents can use EI to make the process easier for clients and themselves, as well as how it can help outside of the office.
Mar 17, 2020
Yesterday the U.S. and the state of Tennessee issued statements regarding COVID19 urging groups of 10 or more to avoid direct contact. In light of this decision, the association is taking the step of asking the KAAR staff to work remotely rather than together in the office beginning Tuesday, March 17, at 1:00 p.m. for the time being.  The association's physical office will be closed during this time. All KAAR meetings, courses and events...
Mar 12, 2020
With the World Health Organization declaring the COVID-19 virus an official pandemic and with cases likely to begin being confirmed in our immediate area, the safety and well-being of our members and staff are top priorities.  The association is taking steps to mitigate the risk of the coronavirus.  Staff have been instructed to cancel all non-essential meetings for the next several weeks. Members participating on various committees,...
Mar 04, 2020
Host Lyle Irish and guest host Shannon Foster-Boline interview the 2019 REALTOR® of the Year, Managing Broker of the Year and Rising Star. The award winners discuss their career highlights, share advice, and answer the question “what’s in it for me?”
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,...