At the helm of the most trusted names in real estate firms begun by Joe Balistreri, Sr. in 1964, Jim is the innovative owner with his brother Joe, of Balistreri Realty and Integrity Title. Jim is considered a luminary among real estate experts serving as a former President of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Realtor Association, a Director of Florida Realtors (FR) for many years, past FR District 11 VP (South Florida) and currently serves on Florida Realtor Executive Committee.
Prior to joining Balistreri Realty, Jim was a project manager and estimator for a major commercial general-contracting firm and holds the Florida GC license. Jim has earned his Certified Residential Broker and Certified International Property Specialist designations.
Jim is the proud father of two teenage boys, Dominic and Clayton and "the baby" of 6 children.