Crye-Leike, REALTORS Congratulates Realtor Monica Sanford On Earning Her Professional Real Estate Designation As A Certified Residential Specialist (CRS)

HUNTSVILLE, AL., – Crye-Leike, REALTORS is pleased to congratulate Realtor Monica Sanford on earning her professional real estate designation as a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS). She is a sales associate based out of Crye-Leike’s South Parkway Branch office located at 4092 South Memorial Parkway in Huntsville.


“The training, mentoring and networking that is associated with the CRS designation   will be one more way that I can decide on the right choices for my clients,” said Monica. “Earning designations like the CRS combined with being involved in local realtor associations and keeping current on what is happening in our local area helps me be more qualified to meet all my clients’ needs. I want to make sure I offer my clients superior customer service.”


The Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) is a prestigious designation awarded to sales associates in the residential sales field. Realtors who receive the CRS designation have completed advanced courses and have demonstrated professional expertise in the field of residential real estate. Since 1977, the Council of Residential Specialists has awarded the CRS designation to agents who meet its stringent requirements and have a proven track record of sales transactions. CRS designees have access to the latest technology and are specialists in helping clients maximize profits and minimize costs when buying or selling a home.


“The training that you get when you are earning your CRS designation gives you in-depth knowledge about how to do your best business planning, make listing presentations, negotiate and close transactions more smoothly, build a good referral business, network with other agents who have the title, and work in the buyers’ and sellers’ best interest,” said Monica.


Since 2004, Monica has been a licensed Realtor. She was formerly licensed in Riverside, California and currently is licensed in Alabama assisting buyers and sellers in and around Madison and Limestone counties. Monica specializes in residential real estate focusing on first-time homebuyers, new home construction and relocation. In addition to the CRS, she also has her real estate designations as an Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) and as a Certified New Home Sales Professional (CSP). Monica is a member of the Huntsville Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors (NAR).


For all your real estate needs and personal referrals, please contact Crye-Leike Realtor Monica Sanford by phone at 256-653-8500 or email her at Find Monica on the web at


Harold Crye and Dick Leike established Crye-Leike, REALTORS in 1977.  Today, Crye-Leike?, the nations 6th largest real estate company, has a network of more than 3,500 licensed sales associates based out of more than 130 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.