Crye-Leike Expands Its Property Management Services into Little Rock
Little Rock, Ark. – Crye-Leike, the nation’s 10th largest real estate company, has expanded its property management services into Little Rock, Ark., a move that adds to its regional presence in Memphis, Nashville and Chattanooga.
Jeff Bell of Heber Springs, Ark. has been named vice president and general manager of Crye-Leike Property Management of Central Arkansas to lead in this effort, announced Harold E. Crye, owner and chief executive officer.
“For the past 20 years in business, Crye-Leike Property Management has built a reputation for maintaining cost-efficient operations, while continuously improving its level and quality of service,” said Crye. “We intend to bring that same level of success and customer service to Central Arkansas.”
Crye-Leike Property Management is located in Crye-Leike’s regional headquarters building at 11300 Financial Centre Parkway in Little Rock.
Crye-Leike Property Management leases and maintains both commercial and residential properties, including single -family homes; office and retail space and condominium or planned unit development (PUD) communities with residential units. Its staff serves Faulkner, Pulaski, Saline, Garland and Lonoke counties.
Bell brings to Crye-Leike over 14 years of operations and management experience. While living in Heber Springs, he was vice president of materials processing at Aromatique, Inc., a creator and manufacturer of decorative fragrances for the home, including rooms sprays, bath products, candles and accessories.
His professional affiliations while living in Heber Springs included serving as past president and a member of the board of directors of Heber Springs Area Chamber of Commerce between 1995 and 1997; a member of the board of directors of Cleburne County Economic Development Commission in 1997-1998; and a lieutenant for the Heber Springs Fire Department for 11 years from 1980 to 2001.
Crye-Leike Property Management, a division of Crye-Leike, (www.crye-leike.com), a full service real estate company for 27 years, has been providing leading residential, office and facilities management services for the past 20 years. Crye-Leike’s fourth regional hub office was established in Little Rock, Ark. in May 2002, joining Crye-Leike hub offices in Memphis, Nashville and Chattanooga.
Crye-Leike has a network of over 2,800 sales associates and 75 branch and franchise offices located in 39 counties throughout a six-state southern region in Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, Georgia, Kentucky and Florida. Crye-Leike attained sales of $3.66 billion and 24,953 closed transaction sides corporate wide in 2003.
As a full service real estate company, Crye-Leike offers real estate and related services, including: residential real estate services; relocation services; commercial business and investment real estate services; property leasing and management services; business brokerage services; REO – bank assisted homes; mortgage lending facilities; insurance services; title services; home services; auction services; apartment locator services; franchise sales and builder resource services.
Crye-Leike of Arkansas, Inc. has 10 branch offices and two franchise offices with a sales force of over 200 sales associates who market residential, commercial, investment property, farms and acreage sales in and around the counties of Craighead, Crittenden, Faulkner, Garland, Independence, Mississippi, Pulaski and Saline counties. Crye-Leike of Arkansas, Inc. collectively sold 1,836 units in 2003 with a sales volume of $221.63 million. Crye-Leike of Arkansas, Inc. is ranked No. 4 statewide among Arkansas’ top real estate firms, as ranked by Arkansas Business.