Crye-Leike, REALTORS Affiliate Broker Rachael Henderson Earns Her Accredited Buyer Representative and Accredited Staging Profession Designations

CHATTANOOGA, TN., – Crye-Leike, REALTORS is proud to congratulate Affiliate Broker Rachael Henderson on earning her Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) and Accredited Staging Professional? (ASP) designations.  Rachael is a sales associate in the company’s Downtown Chattanooga branch office located at 1201 Market Street.


“This is a challenging market,” said Rachael.  “I believe in meeting those challenges by consistently increasing my knowledge base.  If the solution is outside the box, I’m going to be prepared to find it.”


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, Rachael successfully completed a comprehensive course in buyer representation and an elective course focusing on a buyer representation specialty.


Rachael has also successfully completed a detailed course and passed a thorough examination on preparing homes for sale. An Accredited Staging Professional? (ASP) is a dedicated professional with special training and expertise in the techniques of home Staging?.  The ASP designation is the only official designation given to Staging? professionals who have completed training and met strict educational requirements.


“Homes that are staged for sale by an accredited staging professional tend to look better than other homes on the market by being clean, clutter-free and ready to show to prospective buyers,” said Rachael.  “Staged homes traditionally sell faster and usually for more money in today’s real estate market.”


Rachael is a licensed Realtor in Tennessee, Georgia and Alabama with more than a decade of experience buying and selling real estate.  She assists buyers and sellers in Hamilton, Marion and Sequatchie counties in Tennessee, Dade, Walker and Catoosa counties in Georgia and Dekalb County Alabama.  Rachael specializes in all types of residential real estate sales with a focus on investment properties, first time buyers, relocation and foreclosure/REO properties.


Rachael is a Realtor Internet Profession e-PRO, member of the Georgia Association of Realtors (GAR), Tennessee Association of Realtors (TAR) and National Association of Realtors (NAR).  She is a Crye-Leike Relocation Star and has a 100% customer satisfaction survey rating.


Prior to her career in real estate Rachael was a Director of Human Resources.


For all your real estate needs and personal referrals contact Crye-Leike, REALTORS Affiliate Broker Rachael Henderson by phone at 423-883-9801, email: and you can find her on the web 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 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.