Crye-Leike Oak Ridge Announces New Managing Broker

Crye-Leike Oak Ridge Announces New Managing Broker

Oak Ridge, TN:  Crye-Leike Real Estate Services is proud to announce Chris Morton as managing broker for the Oak Ridge branch office located at 1666 Oak Ridge Turnpike. Morton is responsible for the recruitment, training and management of the office’s sales associates.

A Knoxville native and Knox countyresident, Morton will continue to serve the real estate needs of the East Tennessee community specializing in residential buyers and sellers. “I have a passion for helping and educating people. Real estate is the perfect outlet for those two things to come together.”

Morton is a member of the National Association of REALTORS®(NAR), Knoxville Area Association of REALTORS®(KAAR), and Tennessee Association of REALTORS® (TAR).  He was recently selected to be a student of the 2018 KAAR Leadership course which is limited to only 15 real estate agents a year. “I am very honored to have been chosen for this course which is designed to develop the future leadership of the Knoxville Area Association of REALTORS®,” said Morton.

The Oak Ridge office is one of seven Crye-Leike company-owned offices within its East Tennessee Region with offices located in Athens, Johnson City, Knoxville West, Loudon – Tellico Village, Oak Ridge, Pigeon Forge-Sevierville, and Powell- Knoxville North.

Crye-Leike’s Oak Ridge branch office continues to maintain its position as a real estate “one stop shop” for home buyers and sellers in East Tennessee. “Crye-Leike offers an extensive variety of marketing and educational resources for our agents, including technological tools and techniques to help keep our team up to date and successful in today’s real estate market,” said Morton.

To learn more about a sales career in real estate with Crye-Leike in Oak Ridge, Tenn., visit, or contact Managing Broker Chris Morton at (865) 482-9990, or

ABOUT CRYE-LEIKE:          Crye-Leike Real Estate Services (, a full service real estate company for over 40 years, is ranked as the third largest independently-owned real estate firm in the nation and the largest serving Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi and the Mid-South.   Crye-Leike has more than 3,200 sales associates, 800 employees and 128 company-owned and franchise offices spread across nine states. It generated $6.5 billion in sales volume and 32,583 closed transaction sides corporate wide in 2017 – its biggest year ever – and is on track to achieve the company’s goal of $6.8 billion in sales volume this year.