Crye-Leike, REALTORS congratulates Realtor Rickey Kimble upon earning his professional real estate designation as an “Accredited Buyer Representative”

TUPELO, MS., – Crye-Leike, REALTORS is proud to announce that Realtor Rickey Kimble has earned his professional real estate designation as an Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR). He is a sales associate with Crye-Leike based out of the company’s Tupelo, Mississippi branch office located at 2000 North Gloster Street.


“I want to be able to help my clients in every way possible,” said Rickey. “The education and knowledge I received in obtaining the ABR designation will allow me to better serve my clients by staying on top of legislative issues and marketing trends. It will also help me have the marketing tools necessary to assist all of my clients.”


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). In order to be honored with this designation, Rickey successfully completed a comprehensive course in buyer representation and an elective course focusing on a buyer representation specialty.


Rickey is a licensed Realtor in Mississippi assisting buyers and sellers in and around Lee, Union, Monroe, Pontotoc, and Itawamba counties. He specializes in residential real estate focusing on first-time homebuyers, new home construction, and relocation. Rickey is a member of the Mississippi Association of Realtors (MAR), the Mississippi Board of Realtors (MBR) and the National Association of Realtors (NAR).


“I started in real estate one year ago and recently received a call from my boss congratulating me for being the #3 Top Seller for Crye-Leike in September,” said Rickey. “I really love what I do in helping clients sell their current homes or helping them in purchasing a new home. The main reason I wanted to get my ABR designation was so I could be an even better Realtor to all my clients.”


For all your real estate needs or personal referrals, please contact Realtor Rickey Kimble by phone at 662-871-5912 or you can email him at Visit his 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.