LITTLE ROCK, AR, - Crye-Leike, REALTORS is proud to announce that Sales Associate Brenda Rhoads has earned her professional real estate designation as an "Accredited Buyer Representative" (ABR). Brenda is a licensed Affiliate Broker based out of the company's North Little Rock branch office located at 3400 John F. Kennedy Boulevard in North Little Rock.


"In order to be a good Realtor in today's ever changing market, it's important for agents to stay current and continually learn and acquire more knowledge of the real estate industry," said Brenda. "The education and knowledge I received in obtaining the ABR designation will allow me to better serve my clients and meet all their real estate needs."


The Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) designation is the benchmark of excellence in buyer representation. The designation is awarded to real estate agents who meet the specified educational and practical experience criteria and is awarded by the Real Estate Buyer's Agent Council (REBAC) of the National Association of REALTORS (NAR). In order to be honored with this designation, Brenda successfully completed a comprehensive course in buyer representation and an elective course focusing on a buyer representation specialty.


Brenda is a licensed Realtor in Arkansas assisting buyers and sellers in and around Pulaski county. She specializes in residential real estate focusing on first-time homebuyers and senior citizens. Brenda also has her professional real estate designation as a Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES). She is a member of the North Pulaski Board of Realtors, the Arkansas Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors (NAR).


For all your real estate needs or personal referrals, please contact Sales Associate Brenda Rhoads by phone at 501-554-4136 or email her at Visit her website at


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 3,500 licensed sales associates based out of 126 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: residential sales, mortgage lending, title, insurance, business brokerage and investments, property management, development and construction, builder resources, REO bank-owned properties, relocation, auctions, and home services referrals. In 2008, the Crye-Leike organization attained a sales volume in excess of $4.2 billion with 25,871 homes sold.