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Realty Executives Associates

Realty Executives Associates was founded on Novemeber 1, 1977 when R. Vance Burkey brought the first 100% commission model to Knoxville and has since cemented its position as the #1 firm in our market for nearly four decades. Establishing ourselves as the best residential firm in East Tennessee, we’ve grown to over 1,000 agents, 17 offices, and 50 employees. Through our growth, we have become home to an elite commercial division comprised of exclusively commercial agents, a property management department that handles over 650 residential single-family homes, a national relocation division, and an in-house marketing department.... Read more


To equip our agents to be leaders in not only the real estate industry, but also in our local community.... Read more


Shaping the way the world views real estate... Read more

Additional Culture Details

We firmly believe in our company’s philosophy of providing the highest quality of resources and services to our agents, ensuring they have the tools to reach their personal production goals. As an agent-driven company that demands ethics and professionalism, our offices are brokered seven days a week to assist not only our agents but clients as well.... Read more


We strive to be ethical leaders, always at the forefront of diversity, inclusion, and equity.


Knoxville, TN


50 US Employees


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