Our rich history speaks volumes … the oldest independent real estate company in the Knoxville market. Dating to the 1930s, the company was incorporated in 1953 as The Ferguson Realty Co., Inc.
For more than 49 years, our company has been invited by The Leading Real Estate Companies of the World to be a member of the global network. Membership is by “invitation only” and considered an honor by our team. We service the requests from customers and clients of the 150,000 real estate agents in more than 70 countries on six continents. Our 49 years of relationship with these quality independent firms is a proud reminder of our teams commitment to ‘do it right’.
The global network of 550 “Best in Class” Independent firms produced 1.3 million global transactions last year.
LeadingRE Institute offers more than 300 online personal / business development courses for continually updating and refreshing our knowledge. In 2000, Training Magazine named LeadingRE Institute to their “Hall Of Fame” after a number of years at the top of their ranking awards.
Our company’s brokers have been honored to be named KAAR “Realtor of the Year” 3 times, Tennessee “Real Estate Educator of The Year”, Tennessee Real Estate Education Foundation President, Tennessee CRS chapter President, President of Knoxville Area Association of Realtor 2 times, Tennessee “CRS of the Year” and served in leadership roles of several national relocation networks.
In 1997, the firm entered the digital era by developing numerous internet applications. During the early 2000’s we made the commitment to provide digital imaging for our customer / client / agent marketing. The financial commitment was made to social media, technology, and marketing.