Languages Spoken: English
Ray Shay is the Broker/Owner of Shay Realtors. Prior to opening Shay Realtors, Ray proudly served for 24 years as a Lieutenant in the San Diego Police Department. It was his time on the streets of San Diego that impressed upon him how vital the role of the community plays. These experiences helped shape Ray’s idea of creating a successful real estate company that works with the community. He is passionate about offering a safe, comfortable meeting place for community leaders and volunteers to come together to collaborate. He believes this is essential for the success of his community.
Ray has over 12 years of experience in real estate negotiating the best deals for his clients. His years leading the SDPD SWAT team have prepared him to battle at the negotiating table. He prides himself on being able to change his clients’ lives by helping them find the right home, in the right location. Ray is engaged, involved, and committed to his clients’ success. He listens to their needs and wants, and then fights to make it happen. He defines his success by his ability to make an impact on the community around him as well as on his family. Ray’s greatest joy is watching his clients realize their dreams of home ownership.
When Ray is not working, he can be seen on the sidelines cheering on his sons who all play competitive sports. He loves taking in the beauty of this great city we are lucky enough to call home. Ray enjoys swimming in the ocean and hiking in Torrey Pines with his family.