MEMPHIS, TN., Crye-Leike, REALTORS is proud to announce that based on its Total Dollar Sales Volume in 2007, the company out-sold all other competing Real Estate firms in greater Memphis in total dollar volume of listing sides and selling sides in closed sales.

 

Based on MLS statistics, January 1, 2007 through December 31, 2007, in Greater Memphis the company achieved sales of $2-billion, more than its six closest competitors combined.

 

"Given the direction the housing market has taken, we're extremely pleased with the year end numbers," said Harold Crye, Co-Founder and CEO. "Going into the New Year we encourage buyers and sellers to trust the market leader when the market gets tricky, and hopefully we'll see a rebound here in Greater Memphis in 2008."

 

Within the Greater Memphis Region in 2007, Crye-Leike, REALTORS saw in many of its markets, pockets of great success, increasing sales and dominance over competitors.

 

? In Arlington-Lakeland in 2007, Crye-Leike, REALTORS is #1, solidly beating its competition in the community with a sales volume of more than $84-million and 310 homes sold for the year.

 

? In Bartlett, MLS statistics in 2007 show the company is #1 selling 596 units, more than double its three closest competitors combined with a sales volume of more than $121-million.

 

? In Collierville in 2007, MLS statistics show Crye-Leike, Realtors maintains its #1 position over it's nearest competitor in the region by selling 330 homes for the year.

 

? In Cordova/Eads, Crye-Leike remains #1 achieving a sales volume of nearly $171-million and nearly 1,000 homes sold, outperforming its five closest competitors combined.

 

? In East Memphis, the company is #1 with more than $181-million in sales and more than 1,000 homes sold, outselling its six closest competitors in the area.

 

? In Fayette County in 2007, Crye-Leike remains #1 over it's six closest competitors with 322 homes sold and a sales volume in excess of $82-million.

 

? In Frayser, MLS statistics show the company is #1 with 264 homes sold and more than $10-million in sales volume in 2007 exceeded the sales of its six closest competitors in the market combined.

 

? In Germantown, Crye-Leike remains #1 with 493 homes sold and a sales volume of $189-million, which is greater than it's six closest competitors combined.

 

? In Midtown in 2007, Crye-Leike, REALTORS is #1 with more than $78-million in sales volume and 551 homes sold.

 

? In North Mississippi, MLS statistics show Crye-Leike remains #1 with 1,426 homes sold and more than $251-million in sales volume

 

? In Raleigh, MLS statistics show the company is #1 with 338 homes sold and more than $31-million in sales volume in 2007, exceeding the sales of the six closest competitors in the area combined.

 

? In Southeast Memphis, the company is #1 with nearly $100-million in sales and more than 800 homes sold.

 

? In Whitehaven in 2007, Crye-Leike, REALTORS is #1, solidly beating its nearest competitors in the community with a sales volume of more than $20-million and 268 homes sold for the year

 

In 2008 Crye-Leike, REALTORS is projecting sales to meet or exceed $6-Billion company wide.

 

"We have some of the best associates in the business representing us across the region," said Crye. "Based on their level of dedication and service, I anticipate another great year in 2008."

 

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.