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About John:


John Duncan is a lifelong East Tennessean with a diverse background covering all aspects of real estate. He has built a reputation for representing his client’s with professionalism, around the clock service, and a business like approach that ensures their financial and personal goals are met.

Since becoming a REALTOR, John has specialized in new construction as well as helping buyers and sellers in all parts of the Knoxville area.

John has worked in and around real estate for many years through banking, government relations, and serving in a local political office. As a consultant in Tennessee and Washington DC, he has assisted clients in multiple real estate projects as well as commercial development. In banking, he focused on real estate lending and spearheaded the appraisal review process of a local community bank. At age 29, he was elected Knox County Trustee by receiving more votes than any candidate in the history of the county. As Trustee, John’s chief responsibility was the collection of hundreds of millions of dollars in property taxes.

In his spare time, John has served on multiple nonprofit boards, been involved in numerous philanthropic activities, and coached youth sports. He is the husband of Jennifer Rhodes Duncan and the proud father of twins, Jimmy and Charlie.


About the Team:

At East Tennessee Real Estate, we understand that buying or selling a home is more than just a transaction: it’s a life-changing experience. That’s why our team of highly-seasoned real estate professionals is dedicated to providing exceptional, personalized service for all of our clients. We take great pride in the relationships we build and always work relentlessly on the client’s behalf to help them achieve their real estate goals.

Our team of experts represents the best and brightest in the Knoxville real estate industry, and we’re always striving to lead the field in research, innovation, and consumer education. Today’s buyers and sellers need a trusted resource that can guide them through the complex world of real estate. With our extensive knowledge and commitment to providing only the best and most timely information to our clients, we are your go-to source for real estate industry insight and advice.

Our Mission Statement:

Our philosophy is simple: clients come first. We pledge to be in constant communication with our clients, keeping them fully informed throughout the entire buying or selling process. We believe that if you’re not left with an amazing experience, we haven’t done our job. We don’t measure success through achievements or awards, but through the satisfaction of our clients.