BENTONVILLE, AR., – Crye-Leike, REALTORS is proud to announce Lena Sands Lewis has joined the company as a sales associate in the company’s Bentonville, Arkansas branch office located at 101 NE 3rd street.


Lewis is a native of the Northwest Arkansas area.  She has had a long career in the commercial banking industry.  Lewis left the banking industry in 1996 to embark on a 13-year stint as co-owner of Sands Construction, a well-respected residential general contracting company in the Northwest Arkansas area.  Lena has 20 plus years specializing in real estate finance, residential construction and real estate sales.


“I am excited about bringing my years of real estate lending and custom home building experience to another area of the real estate arena,” said Lewis.


Lewis is a licensed Real Estate Sales Agent assisting buyers and sellers in and around Benton and Washington counties. Lewis is a member of Arkansas Realtors Association (ARA), National Association of Realtors (NAR), Rogers Board of Realtors and Bentonville/Bella Vista Board of Realtors.  Lena will complete her Certified Relocation Specialist training this month.


Lewis lives in Bentonville, Arkansas with her husband Danny. They have two grown children Christie Knisley and Jeremy Cavness. Lewis enjoys golfing, landscape design, gardening and spending time with family and friends. In addition, Lewis is highly involved in the community, serving many non-profit agencies over the years as Board of Director and assisting with fund raising and event planning.


For all your real estate needs or personal referrals, please contact Lena Sands Lewis by phone at 479-790-6806 or you can email her at Visit Lewis’s 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.