Crye-Leike’s Mimi Sulfridge Claims Coveted ABR Status

Nashville, Tennessee – Mimi Sulfridge of Crye-Leike, Realtors has been named an accredited buyer representative (ABR) by the Real Estate Buyer’s Agent Council, an affiliate of the National Association of Realtors.

This distinction is signified by the ABR designation, the benchmark of excellence in real estate buyer representation.

Displaying her ABR designation demonstrates to clients that Sulfridge has taken additional steps to continue her education in the field of buyer representation, and has the proven experience and training to deliver ethical and professional services to real estate buyers.

Among Crye-Leike’s 2,800 sales force, Sulfridge is among a select few who has achieved this distinction. There are over 250 Crye-Leike sales associates who hold the ABR designation, with over 1,700 active ABR members in Tennessee. Collectively, there are more than 30,000 real estate professionals in North America who have earned the ABR designation.

To attain this coveted ABR designation, Sulfridge met strict requirements, including taking a comprehensive two-day course in buyer representation and a written examination on legal and practical aspects of client representation as well as having practical experience in the field of buyer representation.

Sulfridge, an affiliate broker, is affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Franklin – Cool Springs branch office, located at 206A Cool Springs Blvd. in Franklin. She markets residential properties to buyers and sellers in Davidson and Williamson counties as well as helps people relocate to the Greater Nashville and Franklin areas. She is a member of the National, Tennessee and Williamson County Associations of Realtors.

In addition to securing her ABR designation, Sulfridge has attained several other professional designations. She holds the Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI) designation, which signifies specialization in residential and non-residential brokerage and is a certified builder specialist (CBS), which demonstrates to the public and to prospective clients that she has mastered the issues involved in new homes construction.

With well over 40,000 members worldwide, Real Estate Buyer’s Agent Council ( is the world’s largest organization of real estate professionals concentrating in buyer representation. The National Association of Realtors is the nation’s largest professional trade association, representing 1 million members involved in all aspects of the real estate industry.

Crye-Leike (, a full service real estate company for 27 years, is the nation’s 10th largest real estate company and the largest serving Tennessee and the Mid-South.  Crye-Leike’s Franklin-Cool Springs branch office is one of 19 branch and franchise offices in nine counties throughout Middle Tennessee in Davidson, Maury, Montgomery, Robertson, Rutherford, Sumner, Williamson and Wilson counties, including Warren County in Kentucky.