Jay Hornbuckle, CPM

Vice President, Property Management- Birmingham | Birmingham, AL

Office: +1 205 201 7306
FAX: +1 256 533 3798
Mobile: +1 205 705 7169

Scope of Service Experience

Accounting, Property Management, Vendor Management, Lease Administration

As Vice President of Property Management for NAI Chase Commercial, Jay has over 20 years’ experience in property management for commercial, retail, industrial and residential properties. He is responsible for procuring, facilitating, and managing the office, industrial, and retail inventory within the Birmingham Metro Market including Tuscaloosa, Gadsden, Anniston, and Central Alabama.

Additionally, he is responsible for evaluating the short and long-term strategic financial objectives for the property management division in the Birmingham office.


  • University of Alabama

Background & Experience

Jay began his career on the financial/accounting side of the industry becoming proficient in financial reporting, reconciliations, budgeting, lease administration and tenant communications for retail, office, industrial, and mixed-use properties all over the country. After ten years of working on the financial/accounting side, Jay moved over to the operations/management side of the industry where he developed a passion for improving the value of properties through vendor management and strong communications with both tenants and ownership groups. Jay obtained the prestigious CPM designation from the Institute of Real Estate Management in 2019.

Jay is an experienced supervisor who builds trust and confidence among staff and vendors with a management foundation built on integrity and transparency. The positive relationships he has built increased the value at properties through higher efficiency and production levels from all involved in the management and operation of his client’s assets.

Career highlights include six years as Director of Property Management (Retail Specialists, LLC and Sloss Real Estate, LLC), ten years as a Financial Analyst/Property Manager (Bayer Properties, LLC), 4 years as a Senior Accountant (Trammell Crow Company, LLC). Jay started at Chase Commercial in November of 2020.

Professional Affiliations

  • Buildings Owners and Managers Association
  • Institute of Real Estate Management