Bailey has spent nearly three decades in real estate as a licensed broker and industry executive.
- Current role:
- President and CEO, RE/MAX
- Denver, Colorado
- Power 200 Leadership Ranking:
Bailey has worked in most areas of the real estate industry, including as a certified real estate brokerage manager, accredited buyer representative and certified distressed property expert. A licensed real estate agent for more than 25 years, Bailey spent 12 years at RE/MAX before leaving in 2012 for leadership positions at other companies. He served as vice president at Trulia/Zillow, and president and CEO of Century 21, returning to RE/MAX in 2019 as chief customer officer at RE/MAX. He became president in 2021, and was also named CEO in January 2022. As president and CEO, Bailey is making "innovation and modernization" a priority, according to the company website.
In his own words
"No two days are the same, but the one constant is efficiency. To me, being 'busy' is an excuse. You'll never hear me say we should wait and think about it until next week. Let's try it now.," Bailey told Business Insider.
How others describe him
"If anyone can help our broker/owners cut through the noise of a changing industry, it's Nick Bailey," said Adam Contos, former RE/MAX CEO.
Did you know?
Bailey first bought an investment property as a teenager and obtained his real estate license when he was 21 years old.