Tenesia Keys, CEO, Real Estate Broker on Entrepreneurship – her journey and her vision for the Urban Core

Tenesia Keys is the CEO of Keys Real Estate Group, founded by her in 2017. Keys, purchased her first property at age 18, became a real estate broker and opened her on firm by the time she was 22 years old. Some eighteen years later, Keys found her purpose, to help black people in the Urban Core become homeowners.

Says Keys, “We are truly a community real estate brokerage that focuses on bringing resources and education to the Urban Core, although we work with everyone anywhere our foundation is serving the underserved communities and ensuring that we are doing our part to help bridge the homeownership gap in the black and brown communities.”

Keys Real Estate Group’s goal is to become a black national real estate brokerage to help bridge the homeownership gap in urban cores across the United States.


Host/producer:  Donna Morrow Wolfe

Co-host: Karen E. Griffin

Engineer:  Jen Zamen

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