Gene Rice

Founder / Partner

Gene Rice is a native Atlantan who graduated from The University of Georgia with a degree in Consumer Economics. As a co-founder of Vantage Realty Partners, in 2007, Gene has built the business from the ground up, developing strong relationships with neighbors, business owners, investors and developers alike. His primary focus is to create value on projects that have a positive impact on the entire community.

Gene has forged a niche in tenant representation and site selection in the office, retail and restaurant markets. He also works with principals on investment properties ranging from land to mixed-use developments.  

Gene and his wife Isabel live in Virginia Highland with their three children. Gene is a volunteer of The Giving Kitchen supporting the restaurant industry and its workers here in the Atlanta area (  He has co-chaired their annual fundraiser Team Hidi the last two years. In addition, in 2008 Gene and his wife Isabel partnered with Catholic Charities to bring Adopt-A-Family to their parish, the Cathedral of Christ the King. Through this program, they have helped over 400 families in need each year during the Christmas season.

Gene is a member of the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors, International Council of Shopping Centers, Old 4th Ward Business Association, Lumen, Team Hidi Co-Chair, and Adopt-A-Family. 

Office :: 678.686.3101 Email ::  Fax :: 678.686.3107