Nashville, Tenn. - Over 2,500 sales associates of Crye-Leike, Realtors, the nation's 10th largest real estate company, will gather between the company's 23rd Annual Real Estate Expos held in Memphis, Tenn. on Tues., October 7, 2003 and in Nashville, Tenn. on Tues., October 14, 2003. The tradeshows offer educational and marketing opportunities for Crye-Leike's sales force from Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, Kentucky and Georgia as well as for the local Realtor community who also are invited to attend.

The trade shows provide an opportunity for Crye-Leike sales associates: to make face-to-face contacts with over 100 booth exhibitors; to preview new and existing real estate related products and services of local and national service providers as well as to attend featured seminars.

Crye-Leike's Real Estate Expos also focus on showcasing Crye-Leike's comprehensive range of real estate related services for its customers and sales associates. Such services to be featured at the Memphis and Nashville trade shows include:

? Crye-Leike Premier Properties. Crye-Leike Premier Properties is introducing its new Buyer's Guide to Crye-Leike Premier Homes,a monthly publication showcasing 90 of Crye-Leike's most prestigious homes for sale within Crye-Leike's four principle market areas: West, Middle and Southeast Tennessee as well as in Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky and Mississippi. The average sales price of homes featured in this publication exceeds $650,000. Monthly distribution is currently 50,000, with plans to broaden to 75,000.

? Crye-Leike Foreclosure Services. Crye-Leike Foreclosure Services is a division of Crye-Leike that has experienced a phenomenal growth in sales since its establishment almost four years ago. Crye-Leike Foreclosure Services works directly with banks, mortgage lenders and asset management companies to assist in the sale of their foreclosed properties. The division also works with families in financial distress to help them sell their residential properties before foreclosure becomes the last resort as well as assists local investors in finding foreclosed properties available to rehab or rent.

? Crye-Leike Home Services. Crye-Leike Home Services offers Crye-Leike customers access to competitively priced products and services associated with home ownership, everything from moving related activities, home inspections to purchasing appliances, assisting with utility connections, remodeling and home repairs. Customers can choose from over 1,000 qualified national and local suppliers.

"We are continually watching and taking note of the ever-changing real estate market trends across the United States to determine which services are in the best interest for our clients and the company," said Harold Crye, chief executive officer of Crye-Leike. "Crye-Leike is a full service real estate company, but to maintain our array of services, we have to continually add new services and improve existing ones to remain competitive."

Crye-Leike's Memphis Real Estate Expo will be held at the AgriCenter International, 7777 Walnut Grove Road. Crye-Leike's Nashville Real Estate Expo will be held at The Factory in Franklin, 230 Franklin Road. Exhibition hours are 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Admission is free of charge and all Realtors from the local community are invited to attend.

Crye-Leike (www.crye-leike.com), a full service real estate company for 26 years, is the nation's 10th largest real estate company and the largest serving the Southern Region of the United States. It has a network of over 2,500 sales associates and 68 branch and franchise offices located in 36 counties throughout a six-state southern region in Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, Georgia, Kentucky and Florida.