ATHENS, TN., – Crye-Leike, REALTORS is proud to announce that Dottye Odle has obtained her real estate Broker license in Tennessee.  She is a sales associate in the company’s Athens Branch located at 580 S. Congress Parkway in Athens Tennessee.


“Obtaining my Broker license is one of the goals I set for myself in 2008,” said Odle.  “After the extensive training I have completed for the exam, I am confident I can deliver excellent customer service to meet the needs of home buyers and sellers in this ever-changing and growing market.”


Odle is a Multi-Million Dollar Sales Producer assisting buyers and sellers in and around McMinn, Meigs, Monroe, Bradley and Polk counties.  She is a Residential Real Estate Specialist with a focus on relocation, new home construction, farm & land and first time homebuyers.  Odle is a member of the Knoxville Association of Realtors (KAR), the River Counties Association of Realtors (RCAR) and the National Association of Realtors (NAR).


“My job as a Realtor is to make the experience of selling or purchasing a home as worry-free as possible,” said Odle.  “My promise to my future clients and past clients is to stay informed of what is happening in the real estate world so I can provide excellent one-on-one personal service.  I look forward to the future with confidence and anticipation.”


Odle has been an active Realtor since 1999 and has lived in the McMinn County area for 30-plus years.  She has two wonderful children, Deana Shirk of Niota Tennessee and Tommy Odle of Charleston South Carolina.


For all your real estate needs and personal referrals, please contact Dottye Odle by phone at 423-368-4199 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.