Little Rock, AR., - Crye-Leike, REALTORS congratulates Tammy Cheney, Vice President/Relocation Director for her role as a featured speaker at the 2008 Leading Real Estate Companies of the World? conference at the Boca Raton Resort & Club in Boca Raton, FL. About 800 real estate brokers, managers, relocation professionals, sponsors and guests from the U.S. and 11 countries around the world participated in the annual event.

 

Cheney presented information on Real Estate Blogging and Social Networking to increase traffic and e-leads, a topic of vital interest to real estate and relocation professionals.

 

"Leading Real Estate Companies of the World? is so fortunate to have the best minds in the business, with a culture of sharing among network members. Each year, our conference program surpasses the last and helps our affiliates stay on top in their markets," said Leading Real Estate Companies of the World? President/CEO Pam O'Connor.

 

The conference offered representatives from the top residential real estate firms a forum for discussing issues impacting residential real estate and how to best assist people buying and selling homes. Speakers addressed a variety of topics, including the current status of online real estate, marketing strategies and the real estate market adjustment.

 

As a member of LeadingRE, Crye-Leike, REALTORS can assist individuals relocating to virtually any community in the U.S. or abroad and can meet corporate relocation needs through the network's sister relocation company, RELO Direct?. Participation in the network's home listing website, RELOHomeSearch.com, and luxury home marketing program, Luxury Portfolio Fine Property Collection? bring world wide exposure to Crye-Leike, REALTORS home listings.

 

"There is great strength in being a part of the LeadingRE network," said Cheney. "We know and value our partners all over the country. When we receive a referral from another LeadingRE member, they are confident that the client is in great hands and vice versa."

 

Tammy Cheney is a Certified Relocation Professional (CRP), World Referral Specialist (WRS) and Relocation Certified Counselor (RCC). She and her team of specialists provide services throughout the Central and Northwest Arkansas Region.

 

For all your relocation needs, to schedule an appointment and/or personal referrals, please contact Relocation Director Tammy Cheney by calling her at 501-978-0902 or email her at tcheney@crye-leike.com.

 

Leading Real Estate Companies of the World? (www.LeadingRE.com) is a global real estate network comprised of nearly 700 of the best-known local and regional real estate firms. With more than 5,000 offices and 145,000 sales associates in the United States and 35 countries abroad, LeadingRE affiliates sell over $400 billion in home sales representing more than 1.3 million transactions annually, outselling any national franchise and leading the nation in the sales of $1 million-plus homes. Seven of the United States' top 10 real estate firms are LeadingRE affiliates.

 

Crye-Leike Relocation Services (www.crye-leike.com/relocation) is a division of Crye-Leike, REALTORS. It has five regional relocation hub offices in Chattanooga, Johnson City, Memphis, Nashville, Tenn. and Little Rock, Ark. that service Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, Georgia, Florida and Kentucky. It has a combined professional staff of over 35 relocation professionals who assisted over 5,000 executives and their families in 2007.

 

Harold Crye and Dick Leike established Crye-Leike, REALTORS in 1977. Today, Crye-Leike?, the nations 4th largest real estate company, has a network of more than 4,100 sales associates and 132 corporate and franchise offices located in 65 counties through-out the eight-state southern region of Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi and North Carolina.

 

Crye-Leike is a full-service real estate company offering buyers and sellers services in the following areas of specialty: residential sales, mortgage lending, title, insurance, commercial business and investments, property management, development and construction, builder resources, REO bank-owned properties, relocation, auctions, and home services referrals. In 2007, the Crye-Leike organization attained sales of $5.7 billion with 32,500 closed transaction sides.