Blankenship’s Join Crye-Leike in Dalton, GA

DALTON, GA.- Mandy and Daniel Blankenship are thrilled to be a part Crye-Leike Award Realty in Dalton Georgia.  In 2005, Crye-Leike Award Realty opened at 300 West Emery Street, Suite 104 in Dalton.

In October, the Blankenship’s had the opportunity to meet and visit with the two founding business partners at the company’s annual fall conference and expo in Destin Florida.  Meeting Harold Crye and Dick Leike had a profound impact on the Georgia real estate team.

“Our time with Harold Crye and Dick Leike really punctuates our attraction to a company that even in a slow market is not slowing down,” said Daniel Blankenship.  “Crye-Leike has built its reputation on doing the right thing and taking care of its customers, and we’re proud of our association with founders who haven’t forgotten the golden rule.”

Under the leadership of its founders Crye-Leike continues to grow into new markets.  Northwest Arkansas, Metro Atlanta and Huntsville are the regions where the company is aggressively buying land, buying up smaller realty companies and attracting new sales associates.

Crye-Leike, Realtors now sits as the 4th largest real estate broker in the nation according to the industry newsletter Real Trends.  The company’s footprint currently reaches from Arkansas down to Mississippi across to East Tennessee and south to Atlanta.  With 16 new offices in some stage of construction across it’s southern region of dominance, expansion continues to be the theme.

“Real estate is one of the most exciting and rewarding careers to work in,” said Mandy Blankenship.  “Our approach, in the Crye-Leike tradition, is to always keep our client informed of changes in the market, remain competitive, ethical, fair and innovative.”

The Blankenship’s assist both buyers and sellers in and around Murray and Whitfield counties.  They specialize in residential real estate transactions with a focus on investment properties, and first-time homebuyers.

Mandy and Daniel Blankenship are members of the Carpet Capital Association of Realtors (CCAR), the Georgia Association of Realtors (GAR), and the National Association of Realtors.  Mandy is a distinguished member of the Crye-Leike Multi-Million Dollar Club.

The Blankenship’s live in Chatsworth Georgia. Prior to their careers in real estate, Mandy worked, as a Registered Nurse at Shaw Industries and Daniel was the owner of CSC, INC., a granite and tile company.

For your real estate needs or personal referrals, please contact Mandy at 706-264-3086 and Daniel at 706-264-1785.

Harold Crye and Dick Leike established Crye-Leike, Realtors in 1977.  Today, Crye-Leike?, is the nations 4th largest real estate company and has a network of more than 4,000 sales associates and 137 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.