Crye-Leike Associate Achieves 10th Professional Designation

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Crye-Leike, Realtors announces that the Residential Financing Council has recognized Lois Brown as a Residential Finance Specialist (RFS). This designation requires an intensive course of study and evidence of experience in the area of home finance counseling. Less than one percent of all real estate licensees have earned this prestigious recognition.


Brown serves as the Managing Broker for Crye-Leike, Realtors’ Church St. branch office in Murfreesboro. With the completion of the RFS designation, Lois has achieved a total of ten professional designations in the real estate industry, including Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR), Certified Builder Specialist (CBS), Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager (CRB), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI), Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES), Certified New Home Specialist, Broker, and the e-PRO designation signifying proficiency in online-based real estate marketing services.


Lois Brown has recently been voted President of the Women’s Council of Realtors and elected as one of the board of directors for the Rutherford County Homebuilder’s Association. For real estate information, Lois Brown may be reached at (615) 896-6326


Crye-Leike? (, a full service real estate company for 29 years, is the nation’s 10th largest real estate company and the largest in the Mid-South.  It has a network of over 3,000 sales associates and 95 corporate and franchise offices located in 53 counties throughout a seven-state southern region in Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky and Mississippi.  In 2005, the Crye-Leike organization attained sales of $5.6 billion with 34,039 closed transaction sides.