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.
‟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 was so helpful and guided us through the entire process of buying our first home! We viewed many homes in the Chico area, and he was so patient and eager to answer any of our questions. We love our new home, and we highly recommend him!”
‟Aaron, I really appreciate all your hard work in helping us with our first rental property. You made the process easy to understand and we always knew what to expect and when. A lot of little things that you did were very helpful, like the escrow calendar that explains the due dates. I know of many other agents that do not do that. I will refer you … to anyone looking to buy or sell property. Thanks again” Read More ▾
‟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!”
‟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.”
‟Working with Aaron, and the whole City of Trees Realty team, was a fantastic experience. Aaron was so accessible and walked us through the whole process. The whole group worked as a team, which made us feel comfortable and secure in all of their hands. As first time home buyers, we were new to the purchasing process, but Aaron made us feel at ease … and confident. We would definitely recommending Aaron, and all of City of Trees Realty, to our friends” Read More ▾
‟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 ▾
‟ 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 ▾
‟When buying a home, having the right real estate agent makes all the difference. When I decided to buy a home in Chico, I looked for an agent who is knowledgable about the many nuances of buying and selling real estate and who is up-to-date on Chico real estate market trends. I also wanted to work with someone personable, flexible, and patient as I … found the right home. Aaron Jay was all of these things. I was thoroughly impressed with how easy Aaron made it to see homes on my schedule, how quickly he responded to my questions, and how simple Aaron made the process of completing all the necessary documentation. Aaron took all the work out of it so I could focus on making decisions. Without hesitation, I would recommend Aaron to anyone looking to buy or sell in Chico” Read More ▾