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Paul Bailey is the Co-owner / Co-broker of Bailey Properties, along with brother Robert Bailey. Paul, Robert and father, Bob Bailey, established the company together in 1975. Paul got involved in the real estate business the following year while he was a senior at San Jose State University and quickly became a top-producing agent and local industry leader.

In 1986, Paul and Robert bought their Dad’s interest in the growing company; opening their second residential real estate office on Ocean Street in Santa Cruz in 1999, a third in Scotts Valley in 2005, and a fourth in Watsonville in 2007. In 2000, Paul and Robert took over ownership of Bailey Property Management (managing a portfolio of vacation, executive and long term rentals).

Paul is a well known leader in the community and the real estate industry and serves on various non-profit foundations and national industry consortiums. Over the years he has been recognized as: Top Producer-Santa Cruz County Association of Realtors, 1981; President, Watsonville Association of Realtors 1989 - Voted Realtor of the Year – 1989; Aptos Chamber - Man of the Year, 1994; Realtor of the Year Santa Cruz Association of Realtors – 1996; Founder and current Chairman of Aptos Sports Foundation (non-profit foundation funding local sports facilities, programs and equipment-to date, over $3M raised and donated) established 1979; Community Service Award Recipient, Santa Cruz Association of Realtors, 2009.