Knoxville, TN – The Knoxville Area Association of Realtors has endorsed Eddie Mannis for Mayor of Knoxville.
The Association’s Governmental Affairs Committee and its Board of Directors are involved in its thorough vetting process, which includes questionnaires and interviews with each candidate.
“We were impressed with Eddie’s understanding of all areas of local government, and even more that he has concrete plans to address issues and improve each of them,” says Brandon Clark of Maddox Development, chair of the Association’s Governmental Affairs Committee.
“I’m deeply appreciative of this important endorsement,” says Mannis. “The Realtors know every part of our City. They help people buy and sell homes in every neighborhood and commercial property on every corridor. They know the challenges and the great opportunities ahead.”
“We believe Eddie’s background as an entrepreneur can make a real difference for local government,” says Clark. “His focus on customer service, treating people the right way, sound management principles, and fostering open-mindedness and cooperation resonated with our members.”
“Home ownership is still a huge part of the American dream,” says Mannis. “The City needs policies that help more people own homes, rent homes, and ensure everyone has stable, affordable housing. Good housing is absolutely fundamental for any city to be successful, for each one of our residents and families to be successful, and I’m committed to improving this for all of the people of Knoxville.”
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