Jonesboro, AR: Crye-Leike Real Estate Services congratulates Realtor Dennis Burks on being award 2018 REALTOR of the Year by the Northeast Arkansas Board of REALTORS (NEABOR). Burks is affiliated with Crye-Leike's Jonesboro branch office and serves the real estate needs of home buyers and sellers throughout Craighead, Poinsett, Sharp, Greene and Lawrence counties.

Burks was honored at the Northeast Arkansas Board of REALTORS annual awards ceremony. The ceremony honors members of the Association who meet specific standards and requirements throughout the year. Burks fulfilled requirements in regards to community service, business activities and participation in local, state and national associations.

A member of the real estate industry for nine years, Burks is on a real estate team with his wife, Nancy. He served as the president of the Northeast Arkansas Board of REALTORS in 2018 and won the 2018 Team Award for Excellence Platinum Level. Burks is also a member of the National Association of REALTORS (NAR) and has served on numerous committees for the Arkansas REALTORS Association (ARA) and the Northeast Arkansas Board of REALTORS.

Aside from his professional accomplishments, Burks also serves his community a great deal by being involved with organizations such as Make-A-Wish, the Susan G Coleman Foundation, Hearts and Homes, local schools and much more. He also currently serves as a youth Sunday school teacher at the Central Baptist Church. Burks is passionate about his real estate career and his involvement in the community and believes that his role as a Realtor allows him to care for others.

"My belief is that we have a responsibility to give back to our community," said Burks. "This profession has allowed me to serve on various local and state committees, as well as participate in local charities throughout the year. I am truly thankful for being recognized as Realtor of the Year, and I look forward to helping others in years to come."

For more information regarding real estate in and around Jonesboro, AR, please visit the Crye-Leike office, located at 2907 South Caraway Road, or visit the Crye-Leike website at www.crye-leike.com. Realtor Dennis Burks may be reached at (870) 897-3508, or via email at dennis@burksteam.com. To visit Burks' website, please refer to http://burksteam.crye-leike.com.

ABOUT CRYE-LEIKE: Crye-Leike Real Estate Services (www.crye-leike.com), 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 139 company-owned and franchise offices spread across nine states. It generated $6.5 billion in sales volume and 30,550 closed transaction sides corporate wide in 2018 - its biggest year ever - and is on track to achieve the company's goal of $6.8 billion in sales volume this year.