Kermit Hairston

Investment Advisor

Kermit is a thirty-year veteran of the commercial real estate industry. During this time, he has held a variety of positions in sales, tenant representation, and as president of a commercial real estate brokerage company. At Shane, Kermit specializes in the acquisition and disposition of retail investment properties.

Kermit has represented clients in the acquisition of multi-tenant retail properties in metro Atlanta. In addition, he has represented a Fortune 500 client in acquiring over 400 lease locations in every major market in the U.S. and in parts of the Caribbean.

A skilled negotiator, Kermit represents his clients with a high level of expertise and efficiency throughout the sales cycle.

Career Highlights:

  • • Kermit has served on the Board of Directors for:

    • Central Atlanta Progress

    • Atlanta Development Corporation

  • •  Member of Leadership Atlanta, class of 1999


  • • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

    • Virginia State University