I have the greatest job in the world!
As a full time, full service Realtor® you have my promise of professionalism, diligence and integrity. Finding homes, researching the market, negotiating contracts, and helping you find a home that meets your expectations is what I do and I am passionate about it! Even more, I appreciate the fact that your purchase or sale of a property is a major financial decisions.
It is my goal to make your real estate transaction smooth, easy, and even fun. Your ultimate satisfaction is of utmost importance to me. Whether you are buying or selling, or just want some information before you even start that process, you have come to the right place! Let’s have a coffee and chat about houses in this great town of Chico. I look forward to the opportunity to serve you.– Aaron Jay
Aaron Jay graduated from California State University Chico with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in American Studies and Geography. Aaron has been a local business owner since 1998 and has a thorough understanding of our community, and is in tune with our local market. He currently is a member of the National Association of Realtors, California Association of Realtors, California Regional Multiple Listing Service, and Sierra North Valley Association of Realtors. Aaron holds the designation Graduate, Realtor Institute (GRI), certification of Military Relocation Professional (MPR), and is a licensed real estate broker. He actively serves the greater Butte County area including: Chico, Durham, Forest Ranch, and Paradise. Aaron is an Eagle Scout with Palms and was a charter member of the Active 20-30 Club of Chico. As a member he co-founded the Margarita Mix-Off, helping to raise money for children’s charities throughout Butte County. He also serves as Vendor Coordinator for the Chico Air Show. During the summer 2013, Aaron assisted with the launch of City of Trees Realty in Chico. >When not working, he enjoys camping, boating and water sports, aviation, traveling, technology, laughing, and most of all spending time with his wife Tamara and their two adorable children Audrey and Porter.
‟Helped get us our first house!! Aaron was a blast to work with, informative and really made our first home purchase enjoyable. Thanks again Aaron!”
‟My family and I had the pleasure of working with Aaron Jay who served as our buyer's agent in our recent purchase of land on which to build our dream home! Having personally worked in the Real Estate Industry in the past, I knew exactly what I was looking for in an Agent, and Aaron surpassed all of my expectations and more. My family and I felt imm … ediately comfortable with Aaron because of his genuine, honest and professional demeanor. Because of Aaron's unwavering professionalism, expertise, and outstanding negotiation skills, he was able to navigate some very difficult circumstances along the way, enabling us to purchase the land we are now proud owners of! Thank you so much, Aaron” Read More ▾
‟Shirley and I didn't know Aaron at all when we found a home in Chico we wanted to buy, but we're so glad we ended up working with him. We had a very tight deadline and lots of special requests, all of which Aaron cheerfully fulfilled. Best of all, he was fun to work with and very supportive when things got stressful. ”
‟Aaron was the best! He helped me buy a place as well as sell a place. He is smart, friendly, caring and informed. Very supportive through a stressful time! He is the best. 5 stars! I highly recommend him. I wish more realtors were like him. No pressure, kind, helpful, informed. Thank you, Aaron!”
‟Aaron Jay served me well in my search for a home in the mountains east of Chico. In spite of the long time period and special circumstances related to a belated divorce and VA loan requirements, he showed great patience and fortitude through a great number of showings. When my price available changed downward, he worked even harder to try to meet m … y needs. His knowledge of the Paradise area and his good nature were invaluable toward my finally getting settled” Read More ▾
‟Aaron and the entire City of Trees Realty team were able to take our dream of owning a home in Chico and help turn it into a reality! The documentation for these transactions can be daunting but we were confident that Aaron had us covered and that nothing would slip through the cracks. Aaron is very knowledgeable and was readily available when we h … ad questions. And he really worked hard on our behalf! We highly recommend Aaron” Read More ▾
‟Aaron's professionalism and knowledge of the Chico real estate market made us very comfortable. He made things very clear & understandable. We appreciate him going beyond to help us find the perfect home. He knows so much about the local Chico area. We will recommend Aaron to our friends and co-workers. His service is excellent.”
‟ Purchasing a home is one of the biggest life changes in a person life. So many emotions, demands and needs to be met by so many people. Trying to please, accommodate and make each person happy. I want to thank you Aaron on behalf of myself and my husband, you were amazing to work with. You kept us relaxed, calm, and had patience with us. We app … reciated that so much. You were timely in all you did for us and your contain follow up was much appreciated as well. So thank you so much, you have our referrals for life. Not to mention when my lender received his documents, he said Aaron did very good for you guys. So, yes please pat yourself on the back because you have just made a family very happy. We are very excited to move into our new home” Read More ▾
‟We live in the Bay Area and were searching for a Chico home from a distance. Aaron was exceptionally helpful in identifying the right homes to look at, organizing home tours very efficiently to make maximum use of our time on our Chico visits, and did a great job in coordinating all the necessary activities associated with the home purchase. We are … very busy with work etc. in the Bay Area, and we could not have successfully found the right home and executed the sale without Aaron’s excellent work” Read More ▾
‟As first time home buyers we knew we wanted to be extremely involved in the process, we knew we would have a ton of questions, and that we would need help sorting through purchasing a home. That is exactly what Aaron did for us as our realtor. He walked us through the entire process and checked in with us constantly to make sure we felt comfortable … . We could call him, email, and text him at all hours and he would work to answer our questions. We knew exactly what was going on and where we were at in the process. We truly appreciated Aaron's insight and with all his help we were able to get into our first dream home. Thanks Aaron!! You're the best” Read More ▾