Crye-Leike’s Nikita Barnes Named Managing Broker of Upcoming Office in Douglasville

Douglasville, Ga.  –  Nikita L. Barnes of Fairburn, Ga. was named managing broker of Crye-Leike Real Estate Services’ new branch office, opening soon in Douglasville, Georgia.

Barnes is responsible for the recruitment, training and management of the new office’s sales agents, while also continuing as managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Riverdale office. The new office will be located at 2092 Fairburn Road, Douglasville, GA, 30135.

In addition to her management role, Barnes, a multi-million dollar producer, will continue to help single-family homebuyers and sellers list and sell their residential properties. Holding a broker’s license in Georgia, she will sell in and around Clayton, Fulton, DeKalb and Douglas counties, specializing in residential sales as well as first-time homebuyers.

Barnes is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® and the West Georgia Association of Realtors®, holding leadership positions locally as a director and committee chair.

“Our company’s growth strategy is to steadily expand our Crye-Leike presence in the greater Atlanta market,” said Harold E. Crye, co-founder and CEO of Crye-Leike, Inc., “and Nikita Barnes is playing a significant role in that area’s expansion.”

Crye-Leike, a Memphis-based company, is the fifth-largest independent residential real estate brokerage firm in the nation and is already the largest real estate company in Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi and the Mid-South.

“With Nikita’s 11 years of real estate experience in the area, combined with her local connections, we are confident that she will help us grow and expand the Crye-Leike brand on the east side of the greater Atlanta area. We are excited to have her in this expanded role,” Crye said.

“My passion is to help real estate agents grow and learn how to become successful,” said Barnes.

To learn more about a sales career in real estate with Crye-Leike, visit, or contact Managing Broker Nikita Barnes at (770) 947-2400, or

About Crye-Leike in Georgia.    Crye-Leike entered the Georgia market in 2000 with its first office in Fort Oglethorpe. It now has grown to 12 offices in the state, mostly around Atlanta, with more than 250 sales associates.

Along with its Riverdale and upcoming Douglasville branch offices, other offices are located in Alpharetta, Cartersville, Cumming, Fort Oglethorpe, Gainesville, Johns Creek, McDonough, Norcross, Smyrna, and Woodstock, along with property management and commercial real estate offices in the Atlanta suburb of Cumming.

In 2016, Crye-Leike’s sales volume in Georgia totaled $254.62 million, representing 1,120 year-end closings.

Crye-Leike Real Estate Services (, a full service real estate company for 40 years, is ranked the nation’s fifth-largest independent residential real estate brokerage firm among the nation’s top 500 and is the largest real estate company in Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi and the Mid-South.