Aug 04, 2020
While the residential real estate market shows no signs of slowing down amidst COVID-19, the commercial real estate industry is experiencing transformative changes. Justin Cazana, Chair of the KAAR Commercial Committee, and John Thurman, Vice President of McCarty Holsaple McCarty, discuss the ways in which COVID-19 might permanently change commercial real estate.
Jul 13, 2020
KAAR is sharing a GoFundMe on behalf of KAAR member Harry Bacon, at the request of his broker, Rita Neubert. "Our friend Harry Bacon and his wife Darlene Bacon have been struggling with Harry's health for several months. He has not been able to work since April and now his wife cannot work as he...
Jul 06, 2020
To All Members, With increasing COVID-19 infection rates continuing to set record highs in the Knoxville area, the KAAR physical office will be closed beginning Tuesday, July 7 for the foreseeable future.  KAAR staff will immediately shift to working remotely from home as they continue to meet members’ needs. All KAAR meetings, courses and events will be delivered virtually until further notice.  Brokers with new agents needing new...
Jul 01, 2020
Yesterday's Knox County order, which takes effect on July 3rd, only applies to indoor public spaces such as stores, professional offices, banks, restaurants, etc. and then only when maintaining 6 feet of social distancing is not feasible. Because traditional Open Houses are open to the public and it would...
Jun 15, 2020
Several members have contacted the association regarding offers being received on properties from an individual stating he is on an oil rig or at some other unique site and is unable to communicate by phone. The offers contain proposed very large earnest money deposits. Be careful of this potential scam situation!
Jun 11, 2020
Director and Community Involvement Liaison Ryan Levenson interviews 2019 Good Neighbor winner Cyndi Sweet about her involvement with Haven House and A Place at the Table. Special guest Alyson Gallaher, Executive Director of Volunteer East Tennessee, talks about how REALTORS® can be good neighbors to local nonprofits.