Collierville Realtor Turns To Continuing Education To Be The Best In Her Profession

COLLIERVILLE, TN., – Having worked with real estate buyers and sellers for nearly a decade, Crye-Leike, REALTORS Affiliate Broker Jimmie Kay Finch knows the importance of keeping her education and knowledge of the market up-to-date.


“It’s important in today’s market that we, as agents, continue our education in order to help our clients navigate through this challenging housing market,” said Jimmie Kay Finch, Crye-Leike Collierville Affiliate Broker. “It is our responsibility to have as much knowledge as possible so we can better advise our clients in making sound decisions.”


Jimmie Kay Finch is an Affiliate Broker at Crye-Leike Collierville, located at 435 New Byhalia Road. In order to better assist her clients, Jimmie Kay recently fulfilled the requirements needed to earn the professional real estate designation as a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS).


“The CRS designation is the premier designation for a Realtor due to the quality education and extensive experience that is required,” said Jimmie Kay. “Realtors with the CRS designation are experts in their field and are indeed true professionals.”


To obtain the CRS designation, Jimmie Kay successfully completed advanced courses and demonstrated personal expertise in the field of residential real estate. She joins a select few Realtors with the CRS credential.


“In addition to completing rigorous educational requirements, Realtors who earn the CRS designation must have significant experience and demonstrate a volume of real estate transactions or gross sales,” said Jimmie Kay. “Less than 4 percent of all licensed Realtors are Certified Residential Specialists and I’m excited to join their ranks!”


The CRS designation gives buyers and sellers who work with Jimmie Kay the confidence to know they are working with a professional who subscribes to a strict code of ethics and has access to the latest technology.  Jimmie Kay’s goal is to better help clients maximize profits and minimize costs when buying or selling a home.


About Crye-Leike Affiliate Broker Jimmie Kay Finch

Since 2001, Affiliate Broker Jimmie Kay Finch has been a licensed Realtor in Tennessee assisting buyers and sellers in and around Shelby, Fayette and Tipton counties. She lives in Arlington, Tennessee and specializes in all types of residential real estate sales with a focus on first time homebuyers and relocation.


In addition to the CRS designation, Jimmie Kay is an Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), Certified Relocation Associate (CRA) and an Internet Certified Realtor (e-PRO).  She is a Life Member of the Crye-Leike Multi-Million Dollar Club and member of the Memphis Area Association of Realtors Multi-Million Dollar club.


Jimmie Kay is a member of the Memphis Area Association of Realtors (MAAR), Tennessee Association of Realtors (TAR) and National Association of Realtors (NAR). With MAAR, she serves on the Realtors Political Action Committee (RPAC).


For all your real estate needs and personal referrals, please contact Crye-Leike Affiliate Broker Jimmie Kay Finch directly by phone at 901-481-1208, email: and you can find her on the web at


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 3,600 licensed sales associates based out of 130 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 and commercial 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 2009, Crye-Leike attained a sales volume in excess of $3.9 billion with 24,983 homes sold.