Nothing Beats Experience!
Bruce Jay has been in professional practice close to 40 years in most every aspect of Real Estate. And Bruce Jay Associates offers the Experience you need!
As a Fully Insured and Licensed Brokerage by the Bureau of Real Estate, Bruce Jay Associates has a proud record of achievement, mostly due to expertise and experience for each and every client’s transaction!
With the knowledge and skill covering the Listing and Sales of Residential Homes and Condominiums, 2-4 Units, Multi-Unit Investment Property, Commercial Property, Tax-Deferred Exchanges, New Construction, as well as Residential and Commercial Financing, Wholesale and Retail Lending, including Small Business Administration (SBA) Loans, and prominently offering Full Service Property Management, Bruce Jay offers Expertise in a variety of offerings – representing the best interest of his Clients.
And Experience is the key to a successful transaction.
Bruce Jay Associates is a Full Service real estate company located in the heart of the Los Feliz area of Los Angeles, California with easy access to just about every corner of his vast Marketing Area! Listing, Sales and Management of Homes, Condominiums, 2-4 Units and Investment Property (commercial and residential apartment buildings, including Exchanges). Bruce Jay Associates is a proven Top Leader, and additionally offers Leasing and Property Management Services.
Bruce Jay Associates offers a full experienced staff with specialized attention for each Listing and Sale through completion. The Bruce Jay Team includes our Property Supervisor, Leasing Coordinator and Marketing Liaison, Maintenance Coordinator for Property Owners concerning Owner or Tenant repair requests or Property Quick-Fixes prior to Marketing, Listing and Advertising Processor, plus our full Accounting Department, and so much more. Our staff is our Team and as a Team we attend to all our Client’s needs at Bruce Jay Associates. We offer a TEAM approach so that our Clients achieve Top Dollar and Top Representation for their property.
In the 1980’s, Bruce Jay owned and operated a Multi-Office Real Estate Firm located in Los Feliz, West Hollywood/Sunset Strip and Brentwood. The company consisted of well over 100 Sales Agents and Marketing Staff Team Members, plus a Property Management Division, managing over one thousand units, citywide. Bruce Jay was awarded a congratulatory California State Senate Resolution from Honorable David Roberti – 23rd Senatorial District – for an outstanding record of leadership in the business community.
And Bruce Jay was awarded a congratulatory Proclamation by Councilman Mike Woo, for successful service to the community. In the late 1970’s, Bruce Jay was the Manager of Bob Crane and Associates, a multi-office Leading Brokerage Firm with over 100 Sales Agents. Above and beyond his Management, Bruce Jay was awarded Company-Wide Top Producer for every year he was associated with this successful Professional Agency.
Activities included everything from Condominiums to High-End Residential transactions, investment and commercial property sales and exchanges, and much more. Primarily transacted were Architectural Landmark Properties by such architects as Richard Neutra, Rudolph Schindler and Frank Lloyd Wright. In the early 1970’s, Bruce Jay transacted large land parcels in Los Angeles County and San Bernardino County at a Beverly Hills based real estate firm, Omnivest International, aka Chartwell Properties.
Most large acreage parcels were located in Adelanto, CA, California City, CA and Palmdale, CA, and included political involvement to help develop these growing locations. Prior to Bruce Jay’s success in Real Estate, he was actively engaged in the Music Business. Being a musician himself, and a member, as well as a designated Contractor, of the Musician’s Union – Local 47, Bruce developed and contracted Musical and Stage Performances at various prominent establishments such as The Roxy Nightclub and other popular Clubs on Sunset Strip, Knott’s Berry Farm and so many more.
Along with Bruce Jay’s experience in Musical Contracts, he excelled in obtaining his Degree in Psychology at U.C.L.A., where he also completed original investigative experimentation, for this purpose, being awarded his own laboratory at U.C.L.A. A degree in Psychology is a great asset for a Leading Real Estate Professional!
REAL ESTATE DESIGNATIONS – MEMBERSHIPS
With over 40 years of experience in the real estate profession, Bruce Jay has literally helped thousands of families move up to their Dream Home or Investment, as well as achieve their financial goals.
Nothing beats Experience and Bruce Jay has what it takes, and much more!
Here are just some of Bruce Jay’s accomplishments:
- Long-standing Membership in the Greater Los Angeles/Beverly Hills
- Board of Realtors
- Long-standing Membership in the California Association of Realtors (CAR)
- Long-standing Membership in the National Association of Realtors (NAR)
- Membership in the National Association of Residential Property Managers(NARPM)
- Former President – Los Feliz Broker’s Association
- Former President – Los Feliz Towers Homeowners Association approximately 200
- High-Rise Condominiums
- Current President – Los Feliz Estates Owners Association approximately 200
- Luxury Homes in the Los Feliz Hills – serving as President for 20+ years.
CERTIFIED RESIDENTIAL SPECIALISTS – bestowed by the California Association of Realtors honoring 100’s of closed transactions. The honored Designation, CRS, is awarded to less than 3% of all Licensed Real Estate Agents Nationwide. And Bruce Jay has 1,000’s of closed transactions to his Credit!
GRI DESIGNATION – Honored by the California Association of Realtors. This Exclusive Professional GRI Real Estate Designation (Graduate of the Realtors Institute) is Recognized Nationally. The extensive training covers Finance, Property Management and Residential Real Estate Transactions.
Only the top 5% of all licensed Real Estate Agents Nationwide hold the Prestigious GRI Designation and are providing the highest level of professionalism and knowledge to the Business of Real Estate.
HONORED BY THE LOS ANGELES CITY COUNCIL – Councilman Tom La Bonge and Mayor Eric Garcetti (formally Council President Garcetti) honored Bruce Jay for his many years of service to the community. Bruce was grateful and proud to be honored with this award in a Full Council Meeting, and it’s proudly displayed in our office lobby.
Along with an A+ RATING with the Better Business Bureau (BBB), Bruce Jay’s history and accomplishments provide the stability that most homeowners and investors seek to entrust their business.
EDUCATION, MEMBERSHIPS & HONORS
- University of California at Los Angeles (U.C.L.A.)
- Bachelor of Arts Degree – Psychology with Graduate Courses and Original Experimentation completed
- Life Member – John Marshall High School Alumni Association (Benefactor)
- Life Member – U.C.L.A. Alumni
- Long Standing Member – U.C.L.A. Alumni Band
- Life Member Academy of Magical Arts – The Hollywood Magic Castle
- Thank you, and one final thought from Bruce Jay…
Experience is the key to a Successful Business Transaction, and Bruce Jay Associates may very well be your key to Success! Let’s work together, call us now!