Richard E. Dover explained that Family Pride Corp. is in the process of converting the Guest House/Alexander Inn into a brand-new retirement community for Knoxville area residents. The Guest House/Alexander Inn had been closed since the mid-1970s and had fallen into disrepair. By maintaining the classic architecture of the original building, Dover plans to share its rich traditions with a present-day audience.
A graduate of UT – Knoxville and a proud resident of east Tennessee, Richard E. Dover has dedicated his life to the field of real estate development. Dover’s specialty in historic preservation has allowed him to embark upon a series of rewarding projects in Tennessee, Texas, Florida and California. Besides his work in Loudon County, Richard E. Dover has plans for a restoration project involving the historic Knoxville High School.