James Young

James E. Young, Jr.

President & Co-Owner

Office:  404-355-9300
Direct Line:  678-904-4785
Cell: 678-488-0187

Jay Young joined Hailey Realty Company in 1992 and currently manages the industrial brokerage group and oversees the day to day operations of the company. Jay has over 32 years experience in the industry and has personally been involved in lease and sales transactions totaling more than 16,000,000 square feet and valued in excess of $300,000,000. Jay’s areas of expertise include brokerage and real estate investment.

Jay started his career with White & Associates in Atlanta in 1986 where he specialized in industrial property leasing and sales. He joined Hailey Realty Company in 1992 to lead the industrial brokerage group, later becoming President and co-owner of the company. Jay grew his business by co-founding real estate investment company WYW Properties in 2000 and acting as a principal in Johnson Hailey Investment beginning in 2004. These companies own and operate industrial and office properties and have investments totaling 2.3 million square feet of buildings valued in excess of  $125,000,000. Jay’s unique experience as a broker and owner allow his clients to gain an all encompassing perspective when engaging his services.

Jay is active in a number of community organizations, including Buckhead Church, Northside Youth Organization and Young Life – Northwest Atlanta. He graduated from the University of Georgia in 1986 and currently lives in Vinings with his wife and three children.