Executive Broker Woody Barker joins Crye-Leike, REALTORS

BELLA VISTA, AR., – Crye-Leike, REALTORS welcomes Executive Broker Woody Barker to the company’s soon to open Bella Vista branch office located at 3463 Bella Vista Way in Arkansas.


“I joined Crye-Leike because the company has a great presence in the South and now in the Northwest Arkansas area,” said Woody. “Crye-Leike provides an excellent support system for its agents and great service for buyers and sellers in the market.”


Prior to joining Crye-Leike, Woody was an Executive Broker and Vice President at Century 21 A&B Village Realty for seven years.  He received several recognitions for his sales as a member of the multi-million dollar club and most recently the Diamond Award of Excellence. Woody was a 2005 recipient of Century 21’s highest honor, the Centurion Award, for achieving over 8 million in sales with over 80 transactions. In 2005, he also received an award with Century 21 for being in the top 21 in his district.


Woody is a licensed Executive Broker in Arkansas and Missouri. He assists buyers and sellers in and around Benton County Arkansas and McDonald and Berry Counties in Missouri. Woody specializes in residential real estate focusing on first-time homebuyers, relocation, new home construction, condominiums, town houses, and retirement relocation. He is a member of the Missouri Board of Realtors, the Bentonville/Bella Vista Board of Realtors, the Arkansas Board of Realtors, and the National Association of Realtors (NAR).


“It doesn’t take long for my customer’s to realize that I am genuinely interested in them,” said Woody. “I am committed to making my clients’ needs and concerns my highest priority.”


Woody grew up in Nashville, Tennessee and earned a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Tennessee after completing his military service in the Navy. Before pursuing a career in the real estate profession, he was employed by Texas Instruments, Nortel, and other companies in engineering, manufacturing and sales in the Dallas, Texas area.


In addition to his career, his top priorities have been his family as a husband, father, and grandfather. Woody has lived in Northwest Arkansas for over 10 years. He currently lives in Bella Vista, Arkansas with his wife Nancy. They have been married for 46 years and have 2 children and 5 grandchildren.


Woody has been active with his church throughout his life and served as a deacon both in Dallas and in Northwest Arkansas at the Bella Vista Church of Christ where is currently a member. In his spare time, Woody enjoys golfing, fishing, traveling, genealogy, and supporting youth activities. He has been a supporter and volunteer for the Boy Scouts of America and the Northwest Arkansas First Tee Program.


“I have always enjoyed working with people and helping them to accomplish their goals,” said Woody. “I sincerely pledge my best effort to meet your personal needs in housing.”


For all your real estate needs and personal referrals, please contact Crye-Leike Executive Broker Woody Barker by phone at 479-903-6718 or you can email him at woody.barker@crye-leike.com. Visit his website at http://woody.crye-leike.com.


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 3,500 licensed sales associates based out of 126 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: residential sales, mortgage lending, title, insurance, business brokerage and investments, property management, development and construction, builder resources, REO bank-owned properties, relocation, auctions, and home services referrals.  In 2008, the Crye-Leike organization attained a sales volume in excess of $4.2 billion with 25,871 homes sold.