HIXSON, TN., – Crye-Leike, Realtors is proud to announce Debbie Martin has joined the company as a Sales Associate in the Hixson Tennessee branch office located at 5870 Highway 153, Suite 101 in Hixson.  Martin is a Residential Real Estate Specialist licensed in Tennessee and Georgia and recently transferred her licensed to Crye-Leike from Keller Williams.


“I wanted to be a real estate agent for a very long time and decided it was best to wait until our children were raised before I committed myself to a career I absolutely love,” said Martin.  “I’m a people person and I love to see young couples faces when they get their first home, when a middle age person finally gets their dream home or when an older person downsizes to something smaller after raising a family.”


Since 2004, Martin has been assisting buyers and sellers in an around Hamilton, Marion, Rhea, Bledsoe, Sequatchie, Bradley, McMinn and Roam counties.  She is an Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) specializing in residential, commercial, investment properties, first time homebuyers and relocation.  Martin is a member of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors (CAR), the River Counties Association of Realtors (RCAR), and the National Association of Realtors (NAR).


“I love it when my clients become friends and I really enjoy that part of the job,” said Martin.  “I will have to say I have met a lot of different people in this business which is great because I can truly say that I have made a lot of new friends along the way? and for that I am blessed.”


Prior to starting her career in Real Estate, Martin was a Lab Tech with Dupont for 17 years.  She and her husband Frank live in Chattanooga and enjoy a big family, which includes: Ernie (31), Diana (40), David (42) and John (45), grandchildren Ashley & Lauren (20), twins Jonathan & Joseph (10) and great granddaughter Emerald (2).


Martin is very involved in the Lupton Drive Baptist Church where she teaches Sunday School, and is active in the Hospital Ministry taking food to local hospital Intensive Care Units and providing cooked meals to elderly in the community.  She also participates in the church foreign mission program, sponsoring children in Honduras and supporting the Feed The Hungry program.


In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, especially her children and grand children along with reading, walking and camping.


For all your real estate needs or personal referrals, please contact Debbie Martin at 423-667-4104 or you can email her at


Harold Crye and Dick Leike established Crye-Leike, REALTORS in 1977.  Today, Crye-Leike?, the nations 4th largest real estate company, has a network of more than 4,100 sales associates and 132 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 2007, the Crye-Leike organization attained sales of $5.7 billion with 32,500 closed transaction sides.