BRENTWOOD, TN., – Crye-Leike, REALTORS is proud to announce that Rick Sears has earned his professional real estate designation as an Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR). He is a Realtor with Crye-Leike based out of the company’s Brentwood West branch office located at 5111 Maryland Way.


“I am excited to have earned the ABR designation because in today’s Real Estate market it is important to stay informed in order to best represent your clients,” said Rick.


The Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) designation is the benchmark of excellence in buyer representation. The designation is awarded to real estate agents who meet the specified educational and practical experience criteria and is awarded by the Real Estate Buyer’s Agent Council (REBAC) of the National Association of REALTORS (NAR). All agents honored with this designation have successfully completed a comprehensive course in buyer representation and an elective course focusing on a buyer representation specialty.


Rick is a licensed Realtor assisting buyers and sellers in and around Williamson, Davidson, and Rutherford counties. Rick specializes in residential real estate focusing on first-time homebuyers, move-up buyers and clients looking to downsize, condominiums and town homes, relocation, and new home construction. He is a member of the Williamson County Association of Realtors (WCAR), the Tennessee Association of Realtors (TAR) and the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Rick is also a member of the Crye-Leike Multi-Million Dollar Club.


For all your real estate needs or personal referrals, please contact Realtor Rick Sears by calling 615-310-7768 or you can email him 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.