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Posted: July 13, 2017 at 12:00 AM by Kate Spears

Coldwell Banker Wallace & Wallace, Realtors® Real Estate Professional Named One of 
Top Young Real Estate Professionals in the World

Knoxville, Tenn. , July 13 2017 –
Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC has announced that Kendra Greene Ellis, a real estate professional from Coldwell Banker Wallace & Wallace, Realtors® in Knoxville, Tennessee was named to the Coldwell Banker 30 Under 30.  This prestigious list encompasses the top young real estate professionals among the nearly 88,000 Coldwell Banker professionals working in 49 countries around the world. This group of real estate professionals honors the heritage of founders, Colbert Coldwell and Arthur Banker, who started their company at 24 and 28 years old, respectively.
Ellis, 24, grew up in the real estate industry and is a third generation real estate entrepreneur who mixes old school marketing with new technology to interact with her clients. In 2012, Ellis started her career with Coldwell Banker Wallace & Wallace as an intern in the Marketing Department and she got her license in Sept. 2013. 

“Kendra has brought such passion and commitment to Coldwell Banker Wallace & Wallace, Realtors® since joining the company,” said Jim Wallace, CFO of Coldwell Banker Wallace & Wallace, Realtors®. She has played an instrumental role in the success of our company and is deserving of this award in the Knoxville community.”

Kendra Greene Ellis is the first 30 Under 30 recipient for CBWW and for the state of Tennessee. A million dollar producer every year in her career, in 2015 she was named the Knoxville Area Association of REALTORS “Rising Star.” She closed 50 units in 2016 and more than $8 million in sales volume. 

Kendra specializes in First Time Home Buyers/Sellers, new construction and working with investors on flip properties. 

She has also been recognized for her community involvement, in particular the Helping Hands charity in Blount County, TN. She is the event coordinator for this initiative which has over 7,000 attendees and provides school supplies, backpacks, new shoes and food to prepare local school children for each new school year. 

“We’re all so proud of Kendra,” said Beth Bradley, Principal Broker at the Bearden Hill office of CBWW (with which Ellis is affiliated). “She has accomplished so much in such a short time, while juggling her personal commitments and community service work.” 

“It’s incredible to see how many talented professionals represent Coldwell Banker today, and the 30 young professionals being honored here are no exception,” said Charlie Young, president and chief executive officer of Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. “These honorees are paving the way for the future of the real estate industry with their commitment and passion to deliver impressive results for their communities. Their entrepreneurial spirits have encouraged forward thinking and significant achievements for long-term success.”

Kendra is part of The Greene Team - Reach her at (865) 437-7433 or kendra.ellis@coldwellbanker.com. You can also visit her on Facebook.

Coldwell Banker Wallace & Wallace, Realtors® located at 140 Major Reynolds Place, Knoxville TN 37919, can be reached at (865) 584-4000. Coldwell Banker Wallace & Wallace, Realtors® has been serving the home buying and selling needs of East Tennessee for more than 80 years. 

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