BRENTWOOD, TN.- Crye-Leike, Realtors announces the company’s Commercial Division has negotiated a contract to purchase and close on a 6900 square foot office building near Music Row at 1819 Broadway in Midtown Nashville.


“The location is ideal for Crye-Leike, Realtors,” said Harold Crye, Founder and CEO of Crye-Leike, Realtors.   “From midtown, our agents will be able to serve the growth in residential condominium and town home sales from The Gulch to Downtown and beyond the Midtown corridor.”


Located at the corner of 19th Avenue and Broadway, the commercial space is in the shadow of the new Adelicia condominium development, walking distance to Noshville Deli, Midtown Cafe and other nearby eateries and stores and one block off Music Row.


The office will be home to Crye-Leike’s first residential sales office in Nashville’s core urban business district in the company’s 30-year history.


“It’s a dynamic location, in a hip part of town, easy to get to and highly visible,” said David Stremic, President of Crye-Leike, Commercial in Nashville.  “It’s a billboard location and I predict it will exceed everyone’s expectations. For an owner-user, it’s a highly desirable property for use and investment and has a built-in return on investment.”


Leading the new Midtown sales center for the company is Crye-Leike, Realtors own Cindy Stanton-Fey.  With nearly a decade of proven sales and leadership experience, Stanton-Fey understands the market and has a vision for Crye-Leike in Nashville’s core business district.


“Crye-Leike, Realtors has proven its capability and success in the market for almost 30 years as a sales leaders with world class customer service,” said Stanton Fey.  “It is our goal to bring our experience and capabilities to Midtown, serving clients and as an involved business partner with the City of Nashville and local business community.”


Highlights from Stanton-Fey’s sales and leadership include:


?    10 years sales experience/ 8 yrs management experience w/ Crye-Leike

?     Certified Residential Specialist (CRS)

?    Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)

?    Member Council of Real Estate Brokerage Managers (CRB)

?    Past Chairman, Young Realtors, with Greater Nashville Assoc. of Realtors

?    Vice President, Crye-Leike, Realtors


At its Midtown office, Stanton-Fey anticipates building a sales force with as many as 40 associates to serve clients in the Midtown, Downtown, Gulch communities and beyond to: Music Row, 12-South, Belmont-Waverly, Germantown, and the greater Nashville area.


Crye-Leike, Realtors has contracted with Crossroads Architecture to handle renovations and improvements to both the interior space and exterior of the property.  The company anticipates holding a grand opening sometime in January 2008.


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.  Today, Crye-Leike?, the nations 4th largest real estate company, has a network of over 3,900 sales associates and 125 corporate and franchise offices located in 65 counties through-out the eight-state southern region of Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi and North Carolina.


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.