BRENTWOOD, TN.- Crye-Leike, Realtors congratulates Brentwood Tennessee based Realtor Donna Sandstad, ABR, e-PRO on earning her “Certified Residential Specialist” (CRS) and “Graduate REALTOR? Institute” (GRI) designations.


“As a graduate of the CRS program I’m making a commitment to provide a high level of professional services to my clients,” said Sandstad.  “Realtors who receive this designation have completed advanced courses and demonstrated professional expertise in the field of residential real estate.”


Developed for members of the National Association of Realtors and offered through State Realtor Associations, the GRI program includes 90 hours of classroom instruction, covering a variety of subjects including:  contract law, professional standards, sales and marketing, finance, and risk reduction.


“Home buyers and sellers can be assured that with my new designations I adhere to a strict Realtor code of ethics,” said Sandstad.  “I have access to the latest technology and I am a specialist in helping my clients maximize profits and minimize costs when buying or selling a home.”


Sandstad has been a licensed Realtor in Tennessee since 2002, working with buyers and sellers in and around Davidson, Williamson and Wilson counties.  She specializes in residential real estate transactions with a focus on condominiums, town homes, first-time homebuyers, relocation and new construction.


Sandstad has obtained her Internet Professional (e-PRO) and her Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) designations. She is a member of the Williamson County Association of Realtors (WCAR), the Tennessee Association of Realtors (TAR) and the National Association of Realtors (NAR).


Sandstad serves on the Board of Directors of the YMCA in Cool Springs, has previously worked as a Girl Scout Leader, PTA President and as a Board Member with Habitat for Humanity – Williamson County, Tennessee.


For your real estate needs or personal referrals, please contact Donna Sandstad at 615-210-7010, or on her Website:, or email:


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.