Nick Hakim

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Nick Hakim

Nick Hakim is a Co-Founder and Principal of Pioneer Communities. As Chief Executive Officer, he is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the due diligence process as well as managing the implementation and oversight of capital improvement plans, and day to day management of Pioneer’s portfolio.

Having held various professional roles since a young age, Nick has more than 11 years of experience in the real estate industry. Prior to co-founding Pioneer, Nick worked at City Urban Realty, a leading commercial real estate investment firm in New York City. During his tenure at City Urban, Nick led the acquisitions team in sourcing, repositioning and operating a wide range of asset classes including land, office, multifamily, mixed-use and ground-up construction.

Nick holds a B.S. in Entrepreneurship & Business Management from Quinnipiac University. Nick is a recipient of the Eagle Scout Award, B.S.A.’s highest honor, and is a Licensed New York State Real Estate Salesperson. Nick is a frequent guest at the Society of Exchange Counselors (S.E.C.), the Nation’s premier real estate exchange and investment group.

Born and raised in Upstate New York, Nick is an avid skier, cyclist, and outdoorsman.

Nick resides in Charlotte, NC.