Clarksville Crye-Leike, Realtors Agent Ron Farson earns his Senior Real Estate Specialist

Clarksville, TN.- Crye-Leike, Realtors agent Ron Farson has been awarded the “Senior Real Estate Specialist” (SRES) designation by the SRES Council of the National Association of Realtors.


“With this designation, I am more aware and educated on how to assist and help with the wants and needs of the Baby Boomer and other age group markets, which are the fastest growing markets in the nation,” Farson said.


Seniors Real Estate Specialists are Realtors qualified to address the needs of homebuyers and sellers age 55-plus. The SRES council awards the designation to members who have successfully completed its education program. By earning the SRES designation, Ron has demonstrated the necessary knowledge and expertise to counsel clients age 55-plus through major financial and lifestyle transitions involved in relocating, refinancing, or selling the family home.


Ron works in the Crye-Leike Clarksville-Sango office and provides real estate service for clients in the Clarksville / Ft. Campbell and surrounding areas. He has been in real estate for five and a half years and enjoys working in residential, commercial, investment properties, first-time home buying, relocation, new construction, condominiums and land. Farson also maintains membership with the National, Tennessee and Clarksville Association of Realtors.


Prior to entering the real estate industry, Farson worked for nine years in manufactured housing sales, and prior to that, spent 20 years in management and sales in the automobile business. He was also stationed at Ft. Campbell after returning from Viet Nam, where he served with the First Infantry Division’s “Big Red One.”


Crye-Leike, Realtors was established in Memphis in 1977 by Harold Crye and Dick Leike, and within three years, the company grew to be the largest in the city.  Regional operations have since been added in Middle Tenn., East Tenn., Central Ark., Central Ga., Central Miss., and Northwest Ark., allowing the company to grow into a network of 3,800 sales associates and 118 corporate and franchise offices located throughout Tenn., Ala., Ark., Fla., Ga., Ky., Miss. and N.C.


Crye-Leike is a full-service real estate company offering buyers and sellers services in the following areas of specialty: residential sales, mortgage lending, title, insurance, commercial business and investments, property management, development and construction, builder resources, REO bank-owned properties, relocation, auctions, and home services referrals.  In 2006, the Crye-Leike organization attained sales of $6.1 billion with 35,498 closed transaction sides.