Specialties: Office, Property Management
Scope of Service Experience
1995-Present Black Realty Management, Inc.*, President and Principal
1994-1995 Tomlinson Commercial, Inc., Director of Property Management and Principal
1991-1994 R.W. Robideaux and Company, Spokane, WA, Real Estate Manager, Commercial Division
1988-1991 Johnstown American Corporation, Long Beach, CA, Regional Vice President for 12 western states
1986-1988 Hare, Brewer & Kelley, Palo Alto, CA, Vice President, Real Estate Management
1979-1986 Equitec Financial Group, Oakland, CA, Vice President, Property Management
1976-1979 Care Enterprises, Anahiem, CA, Hospital Administrator
Background & Experience
Thomas P. Hix is President for Black Realty Management, Inc., an NAI Black company; and is a principal in the company. Hix is also President of Black Management Services, Inc., our engineering services company. Hix's role has included commercial property and facilities management, asset management, leasing, acquisition and disposition, REO management and receiverships, as well as consulting activities. Hix is an award-winning transactional producer and in 2001 he finished second in the top 15 volume producers with the Spokane Association of Realtors.
Hix achieved the Certified Property Manager designation from the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) in 1988. He has served IREM in leadership roles at local, regional, and national levels, most notably in 2000, 2001, and 2002 when he served as Regional Vice President for IREM's six-state Region 12 and membership and chairmanship roles on IREM national committees and boards from 1988 through 2014, many of them related to governance and ethics.
Hix has been active in the International Council of Shopping Centers as a regular participant in the annual Leasing Mall held in Las Vegas.
Hix was active in downtown Spokane activities as a member of the Board of Directors of the Downtown Spokane Ventures from 2000 to 2014. Ventures was a related entity of the Downtown Spokane Partnership (DSP).
- Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing and Finance at Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.
- Comprehensive continuing education curriculum of property management and commercial real estate investment seminars and course work.
Professional Associations & Designations
Institute of Real Estate Management:
- Certified Property Manager
- Accredited Management Organization
- Former Chapter President
- Chapter Secretary-Treasurer
- Former Regional Vice President
- Former Governing Council Member
- Chair of Ethics and Discipline Committee
Spokane Association of Realtors:
Washington Association of Realtors:
Washington State Commercial Association of Realtors:
National Association of Realtors:
Washington Commercial Brokers Association (Commercial MLS):
International Council of Shopping Centers:
-Downtown Spokane BID (Building Improvement District):
- Board Member, 2016
Spokane-Kootenai Real Estate Research Committee:
Inland Empire Rental Association:
-Former Board Member