Crye-Leike’s Carolyn Hooker Excels in Residential Brokerage

Memphis, Tenn. – Crye-Leike, Realtors announces that one of its sales associates, Carolyn M. Hooker, has been awarded the Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI) designation, a national professionally recognized designation administered by the Tennessee Association of Realtors, under the auspices of the National Association of Realtors.

Securing her GRI designation signifies that Hooker has received extensive classroom instruction in the various aspects of residential brokerage.

The GRI program provided Hooker the skills she needs to render greater and broader services to the public and to prospective clients. Through the GRI program, Hooker studied marketing, ethics, contracts, finance, technology and other real estate topics. Graduation from the GRI program in Tennessee requires successful completion of at least 90 hours of course work and five written examinations on various aspects presented in the courses.

A lifelong Memphian, Hooker is affiliated with Crye-Leike, Realtors’ Midtown branch office, located at 2220 Union Avenue in Memphis. As an affiliate broker, she serves the real estate needs of buyers and sellers in and around Shelby County as well as in the surrounding counties of Fayette and Tipton. Hooker specializes in residential real estate, condos and townhouses, investment properties as well as assisting first-time homebuyers and those families relocating to the Greater Memphis Area.

Hooker has over 20 years of customer service experience and holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and marketing from the University of Memphis. She also is a member of the National, Tennessee, and Memphis Area Associations of Realtors.

For real estate information, contact Carolyn Hooker of Crye-Leike, Realtors at 901/276-8800.

The GRI program curriculum and standards are governed by the National Association of Realtors, the nation’s largest professional trade association, representing over 1 million members involved in all aspects of the real estate industry. More than 35,000 Realtors in North America hold the GRI designation. Currently, over 3,000 Realtors in Tennessee have earned the GRI designation, with several thousand more having taken one or more courses in the program series.

Crye-Leike (www.crye-leike.com), 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.