ATHENS, TN, – Crye-Leike, REALTORS is proud to announce Sharon O’Daniel has joined the company as a Realtor in the Athens, Tennessee branch office located at 580 South Congress Parkway.


O’Daniel has been in the real estate profession for three years and recently transferred her license to Crye-Leike, REALTORS from Coldwell Banker Lockmiller Realty & Auction. She also worked with Denso Manufacturers for seven years.


“I transferred to Crye-Leike to better myself,” said O’Daniel. “I wanted to be a part of the #1 real estate company in Tennessee and the Mid-South. I will have access to top training and technology so that I can better serve my past, present, and future clients.”


O’Daniel is a licensed Realtor assisting buyers and sellers in and around McMinn, Meigs, Polk, Blount, Monroe, and Bradley counties. She specializes in residential real estate focusing on first time homebuyers, relocation, and investment properties. O’Daniel is a member of the Knoxville Association of Realtors (KAR), the River Counties Association of Realtors (RCAR) and the National Association of Realtors (NAR).


“In the short time that I have been with Crye-Leike everyone there has made me feel like a part of the family,” said O’Daniel. “Everyone helps each other to make sure that the clients know that they are number one. That is why the Crye-Leike of Athens was chosen as the 2008 Reader’s Choice winner for the best real estate agency.”


O’Daniel lives in Athens, Tennessee with her husband Monty. She has two children Dylan (14) and Jared (5). In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family.


“I have enjoyed my career in real estate and have been able to help many deserving families turn their dreams of owning a home into reality,” said O’Daniel. “I hope to help many more clients achieve their dreams of home ownership.”


For all your real estate needs or personal referrals, please contact Realtor Sharon O’Daniel by phone at 423-507-3014 or you can email her at Visit her website 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.