Aisha J. Thomas began her career in real estate in 2001. She specializes in Buyer Agency and Investment Sales with The Thomas Agency. She decided to expand her brand into the commercial real estate arena in 2013. The Thomas Agency is a licensed real estate broker in Michigan and Georgia and Aisha is a licensed salesperson in California.
She is a member of various professional, educational and civic organizations including the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors (ACBR), Greater Metropolitan Association of Realtors, Women’s Affordable Housing Network, International Council of Shopping Centers, Urban Land Institute, CREW, NewCRE, Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys, Gate City Bar Association and the American Bar Association. In the past she had the pleasure of serving as a Board of Director of the Detroit Association of Realtors and currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors for Quest Community Development Organization and a Board Member of the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law Association of Black Law Alumni. In 2020, she was appointed to the Georgia Realtors Housing Opportunity Committee. She has been featured and quoted in Yahoo Finance, Black Enterprise Magazine’s special First Time Homebuyer’s Editions, VoyageATL Magazine, many national real estate blogs, local radio as well as HGTV’s hit show, My First Place. In addition to selling real estate, Aisha advocates for affordable and fair housing by volunteering with the Atlanta Legal Aid Society and Housing Georgia. This passion led to a position ensuring Developer Compliance with Federal Affordable Housing Programs for the City of Atlanta’s Department of City Planning. In early 2019, Aisha was appointed by the Honorable Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms to the City of Atlanta In Rem Review Board. She is licensed to practice law in the State of Georgia and owns AJT Law, a boutique real estate law firm. In 2020, she was named as a Connect Media RE, Top 50 Lawyers in Real Estate awardee and was selected as a Leader in the 2021 Urban Land Institute Women’s Leadership Initiative Cohort.
Aisha earned a Bachelor of Science and Master of Arts from Wayne State University, and a Juris Doctor from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law. She is a 2014 alumni of Project Real Estate Associate Program-Los Angeles. In 2015, she completed the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors’ Inaugural Diversity Mentorship Program and a graduate of the Class of 2020 Urban Land Institute Atlanta’s Center for Leadership. She recently earned the Certified Commercial Investment Member designation and completed a Foreclosure and Default Servicing Legal Fellowship. In addition to her love of real estate and law, she enjoys live music, traveling, expanding her culinary palate and spending time with her sons.