After A Three Decade Long Career With The Tennessee Farm Bureau

CLEVELAND, TN., Having made his mark as a successful businessman and community leader as a 30 year veteran with the Tennessee Farm Bureau, Bob Burris could let the story end there. Think again.  Bob is opening a new chapter in his professional pursuits. Today the challenge of real estate sales is what has him re-energized.


“I joined Crye-Leike, REALTORS because of their professional training program,” said Bob.  “I like the corporate structure and the friendly atmosphere.”


Bob recently joined the Crye-Leike Cleveland sales team as an Affiliate Broker, bringing years of practical business experience to the table. For three decades the Tennessee Farm Bureau employed him.  Bob also served as a county commissioner and for 23 years was the president of Classique Cleaners of Cleveland, Inc.


As a licensed Affiliate Broker in Tennessee, Bob works with buyers and sellers in and around Bradley and Hamilton counties specializing in all types of residential real estate sales. He is a member of the River Counties Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors.


Bob is a graduate of the Buckley School of Public Speaking and the Karrass School of Negotiating.  He is based out of the company’s Cleveland, Tennessee branch office located at 4625 North Lee Highway.


More About Realtor Bob Burris

Bob lives in Cleveland and is the father of two grown children. When he’s not assisting clients, he enjoys getting in his regular exercise at the YMCA and studies the history of the Civil War and WWII. Bob is the author of the Hank Snow Story and an avid traveler.


For all your real estate needs and personal referrals you can contact Crye-Leike, REALTORS Affiliate Broker Bob Burris directly by phone at 423-339-7072 and you can email him at or


About Crye-Leike, REALTORS

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 3,000 licensed sales associates based out of more than 120 corporate and franchise offices located through-out the nine-state southern region of Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina and Oklahoma.


Crye-Leike is a full-service real estate company offering buyers and sellers services in: residential sales, mortgage, title, insurance, business brokerage and investments, property management, development and construction, builder resources, REO bank-owned properties, relocation, auctions, and home services.  In 2008, Crye-Leike attained a sales volume in excess of $4.2 billion with 25,871 homes sold.