Crye-Leike’s Jon Green Excels in Land Exchanges Course

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Robert Jon Green of Crye-Leike, Realtors recently completed the Realtors Land Institute’s highly specialized course on tax deferred 1031 exchanges, one of the several required courses to attain the accredited land consultant (ALC) designation of which Green is pursuing.

Green is an affiliate broker with Crye-Leike, Realtors’ East Brainerd branch office, located at 1510 Gunbarrel Road in Chattanooga. Licensed in Tennessee and Georgia, he serves the real estate needs of buyers and sellers in Bradley and Hamilton counties as well as in the surrounding counties of Catoosa and Walker in Georgia.

Green specializes in land acquisition for single families as well as multiple acres for investors. He is a member of the National, Tennessee, and Chattanooga Associations of Realtors.

Through the Realtors Land Institute program, Green studied the mechanics of the 1031 exchange as well as the rules and requirements of properties qualifying for exchanges. Completion of the course has provided Green with additional real estate knowledge in the areas of: safe harbors, qualified intermediaries, 1033 exchanges (eminent domain/involuntary loss of property), identification periods and holding periods.

The Realtors Land Institute (RLI) is dedicated to improving the professional competence of its members in land brokerage, management and development. Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, RLI is an affiliate of the National Association of Realtors, a 1 million-plus membership organization. RLI is the only branch of the Realtors’ family of organizations focused on the land brokerage transactions within five specialized types: (1) farms and ranches; (2) undeveloped tracts of land; (3) transitional and development land; (4) subdivision and wholesaling of lots; and (5) site selection and assemblage of land parcels.

For real estate information, Robert Jon Green of Crye-Leike, Realtors may be reached at (423) 892-1515, or by e-mail at

Crye-Leike (, a full service real estate company for 28 years, is the nation’s 10th largest real estate company and the largest serving Tennessee and the Mid-South.

Crye-Leike of Chattanooga, Inc. has 10 branch offices and eight franchise offices with over 400 sales associates who market residential and commercial real estate in 13 counties throughout East Tennessee in Bledsoe, Bradley, Greene, Hamilton, McMinn, Meigs, Putnam, Rhea, Roane, Sevier and Washington counties, including Catoosa and Whitefield counties in North Georgia.