Crye-Leike, REALTORS Names Carolyn Abston Managing Broker of Florence Office

Florence, AL. – Crye-Leike, REALTORS® is proud to name REALTOR® Carolyn Abston as the new managing broker of its Florence office. Abston will be replacing Roger Pearson who is retiring.


At the Florence office, Abston leads a team of seven agents, ready to meet the real estate needs of the area. Abston comes into this position with seven years of real estate experience. She previously worked for the Florence Electricity Department for 32 years.


“It is an honor and privilege to be selected as the Managing Broker for Crye-Leike’s Florence office,” said Abston. “I am a lifelong resident of the Shoals area and cannot imagine a better place to live. I love helping people find their dream home and sell their existing homes.”


Abston assists buyers and sellers in Lauderdale, Colbert and Franklin counties. She is a member of the National Association of REALTORS®, Alabama Association of REALTORS®, and the Shoals Area Association of REALTORS®. She also serves as the MLS Director of the Shoals Area Association of REALTORS®.


For all your real estate needs contact Broker Carolyn Abston by phone at 256-762-4424 and 256-766-1553 or by email at


Crye-Leike is a full service real estate company that was founded in 1977 by Harold Crye and Dick Leike. Today, Crye-Leike is ranked as the 6th largest real estate firm in the nation and the #1 real estate company in the Mid-South. Crye-Leike has a network of more than 3,000 licensed Realtors and 115 offices located throughout a nine-state region in Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri and Oklahoma. More information about Crye-Leike can be found at