Arkadelphia, AR: Crye-Leike Real Estate Services announces that a new franchise office, Crye*Leike Pro Elite Realty, will open on January 2nd, 2020 in Arkadelphia, AR, located at 2401 Pine Street, Suite B. The office will serve the residential, commercial and property management real estate needs of buyers, sellers and renters throughout Clark, Garland, Hot Spring, Saline and surrounding counties.

Crye*Leike Pro Elite Realty is co-owned by Kim Byrd and Ashley Nelson, with Byrd acting as principal broker. Byrd has been in the real estate industry for six years and is a member of the South-Central Arkansas REALTORS Association. She has earned seven nationally recognized real estate designations throughout the years and looks forward to leading the office.


"Opening a new franchise office has been a sensational experience that has shown how truly blessed we are to be in this industry and to be with Crye-Leike," said Byrd. "Along the way there have been many people who deserve our thanks and gratitude for their advice, assistance, words of wisdom and encouragement."

The new office has begun the recruiting process for qualified agents. Byrd and Nelson are looking to recruit agents to join the office and build the company throughout 2020.

"We look forward to working with agents who want to grow and are goal-oriented," said Nelson. "We are excited to see our agents, company and community achieve greatness."

A grand opening will be held in March, 2020 with the Arkadelphia Chamber of Commerce in attendance.

For more information in regards to joining the Crye*Leike team, or buying and selling in the Arkadelphia area, please contact the Crye*Leike Pro Elite Realty office at (870) 204-5400 or visit the Crye-Leike website at www.crye-leike.com. Co-Owners Kim Byrd and Ashley Nelson may be reached at kim@cryeleikeproeliterealty.com and ashley@cryeleikeproeliterealty.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.