About / Bio
Jeffrey Hicks is a native of Atlanta, GA. He is a Broker with Apollo Associates Realty where he started his real estate career in 1995. His concentration has been in the area of acquisitions, feasibility analysis, financial performance, asset management, and sale of real property.
Jeffrey’s primary goal as President of the National Association of Real Estate Brokers (NAREB ®) is to continue the roll out of its Black Wealth through Home Ownership initiative – Two (2) Million New Black Homeowners by implementing an operational management system that supports the program and increases NAREB’s value through planning, structuring and organizational control. NAREB is intensely focused on implementing initiatives that identify economic solutions, rebuild communities, increase real estate values, and elevate the rate of Black homeownership.
He is an active member of Providence Missionary Baptist Church where he serves on the Trustee Board, Housing Ministry, and Environmental Stewardship committee.
Jeffrey is a graduate of Georgia State University with a degree in Marketing. He is married to Dr. Joya Hicks and they are the proud parents of two children, Jessica and James. Jeffrey lives by the words, “Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts”. -Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.