MEMPHIS, TN - Jan Harbor, Director of Relocation, of Crye-Leike Realtors? was a speaker at the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World? regional meeting in Charlotte, N.C. Sept. 25-26. The meeting attracted brokers, managers and relocation professionals from across the region and country, who gathered for timely educational workshops, brainstorming sessions and networking opportunities.


Her session addressed Business Development, a topic of great interest in the real estate community. As a respected expert in this area, Jan Harbor shared insights to help educate fellow Leading Real Estate Companies of the World? members.


Harbor's session was part of the larger meeting program, which gave leading real estate and relocation professionals a chance to speak about real estate trends and to discuss ways to best meet the needs of home buyers and sellers - from implementing technology tools such as the network's global home listings website,, to the importance of providing quality managed care through a relocation department.


"Leading Real Estate Companies of the World? is fortunate to have some of the best talent in the industry, and when these professionals come together to exchange ideas and share success strategies, the result is phenomenal. Having such outstanding speakers at our meetings is one reason our network continues to raise the bar each year," Pam O'Connor, president/CEO of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World? said.


Harbor, with Crye-Leike since 1993, has been active in the real estate and relocation industry for over 20 years. Well known in the relocation industry, Harbor is considered an expert in relocation and is asked to speak frequently at various functions. The Crye-Leike Relocation Services Division attained the Relo Quality Certification by Leading Real Estate Companies of the World? in 2003 and re-certified in 2006.


Leading Real Estate Companies of the WorldTM is a global real estate and relocation network with 700 affiliates, 5,000 offices, and 145,000 sales associates in 35 countries. The network's affiliated firms are widely recognized as the premier providers of quality residential real estate services, producing over $400 billion in annual home sales volume - more than any national franchise.


As a member of Leading Real Estate Companies of the WorldTM , Crye-Leike, Realtors? can assist individuals relocating to virtually any community in the U.S. or abroad, with services including comprehensive destination orientation programs, real estate sale/purchase assistance, spouse employment aid, mortgage assistance, household goods move management and more. For more information on Crye-Leike, Relocation, email Jan Harbor at


Crye-Leike, Realtors was established in 1977 by Harold Crye and Dick Leike. Today, Crye-Leike?, the nations 4th largest real estate company, has a network of over 3,900 sales associates and 125 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 2006, the Crye-Leike organization attained sales of $6.1 billion with 35,498 closed transaction sides.