Associate Susan Dieblot Receives National Designations

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Crye-Leike, Realtors announces that Susan Diebolt has been awarded the Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI) designation by the Tennessee Association of Realtors, and successfully passed the Florida state real estate brokers licensure examination to receive her broker’s license.


Ms. Diebolt is affiliated with the Brentwood West branch office of Crye-Leike, Realtors, located at 5111 Maryland Way. She holds the e-PRO and Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) designations, as well as membership in the National Association of Realtors. In addition to Tennessee, Diebolt is also a licensed real estate sales associate in Florida, affiliated with the Destin office of Crye*Leike Coast Realty, a franchise affiliation of Crye-Leike, Realtors. She specializes in luxury properties, vacation rentals, relocation, resale homes, new construction, land, and investment properties.


Interested buyers and sellers may contact Crye-Leike associate Susan Diebolt at (615) 373-2044.


The GRI designation is a national professional designation that signifies mastery of a specific and intensive program of classroom instruction in various aspects of residential brokerage. Through the Realtor Institute program, real estate professionals study marketing, ethics, contracts, finance, technology and other real estate topics. The GRI program provides real estate professionals with the skills needed to render greater and broader services to the public and to prospective clients. Successful 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 of the courses taken.


To become eligible for the brokers license examination, Diebolt met strict experience and education requirements as a broker candidate. Broker candidates must have held an active license as an affiliate broker for a minimum specified period and must have successfully completed 120 classroom hours of real estate education, 30 hours of which must be an office or brokerage management course taken at a TREC approved school


The GRI program curriculum and standards are governed by the National Association of Realtors, the nation’s largest professional trade association, representing members involved in all aspects of the real estate industry. Currently, approximately one in seven Realtors in Tennessee hold the GRI designation, with several thousand having taken one or more courses in the program series.


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 3,300 sales associates and 104 corporate and franchise offices located in 55 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.