Crye-Leike Associate Chris Peaks Earns Permier Properties Designation

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Crye-Leike, Realtors announces that Chris Peaks was recently awarded the company’s Certified Premier Properties Specialist (CPPS) designation, signifying excellence in marketing higher priced and estate properties.  He is one of over 135 Crye-Leike sales associates company wide who have achieved this distinction.


Crye-Leike’s Certified Premier Properties Specialist program includes completion of a highly specialized, two-day training course on architecture, custom construction, insurance, appraisal, finance issues, and interior and exterior design. Sales associates must also meet strict elective and experience requirements to apply for the designation.


“This designation is a benchmark of excellence in premier properties services,” said Harold Crye, chief executive officer. “It demonstrates to the public and prospective clients that our associates have taken steps to continue their education in order to deliver the highest level of professional service.”


Chris is affiliated with the Olive Branch, Miss. office of Crye-Leike, located at 6397 Goodman Road. Licensed in both Tennessee and Mississippi, he serves Northern Mississippi and Shelby and Fayette counties in Tennessee. Working with residential, land, relocation, new construction and first-time homebuyers, he is dedicated to providing the best service possible.  Chris holds membership with the National, Tennessee, Mississippi and Northwest Mississippi Associations of Realtors. He is designated as an Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), and is a member of both the Crye-Leike Multi Million Dollar Club (MMDC) and the Northwest Mississippi Association of Realtors Million Dollar Club.


Crye-Leike? (, a full service real estate company for 29 years, is the nation’s 6th 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.