Chad G Ortte
Agent/Broker at Scout Real Estate Company in Lafayette, LA
Born and raised along the bayous and sugarcane fields of South Louisiana, Chad grew up designing and building things, and was taught at an early age the value of hard work and persistence. He graduated from Saint Thomas More Catholic High School and then from Louisiana State University in 2005 with a degree in General Studies.
He began working in commercial real estate in college and after graduation became a licensed agent and a top producing and development partner within 3 years. In 2010 he became an independent broker and most recently teamed up with two partners to launched Scout Real Estate Co., a new full service commercial real estate firm in Lafayette, LA.
Chad is known as a trusted and creative source of real estate insight and opportunity, having lead strategic investments and complex acquisitions for a well establish network of some of the most active and capable investors and developers in the South. He maintains close and effective relationships with diverse groups of people and has an uncanny ability to connect with anyone at any level. Primarily focused on site selection, acquisition and development, he leads with an honest work ethic and a creative value-add approach to every transaction, project, or partnership, with the ultimate goal of building long term, successful projects and relationships.
Working in Commercial Real Estate since 2004, Catylist Member since 2006
Louisiana: Baton Rouge
Louisiana: Acadiana Area
Louisiana: South Louisiana
Real Estate Licenses
Louisiana Real Estate License: 0995682405
Real Estate Brokerage
Bachelor, General Studies
Louisiana State University 2005
7,500 SF, Retail-Commercial (Free-Standing Building, Vehicle Related), Lafayette, LA
Lease assignment for vacant vehicle fleet maintenance shop. Unsolicited offer to sell.
Client: ATMAC, L.L.C.
15,000 SF, Retail-Commercial (Restaurant, Retail-Pad, Street Retail), Baton Rouge, LA
Family owned investment property sold as value add redevelopment opportunity. Limited confidential marketing and information. Under contract within 3 months.
Client: Lewis Brothers
448 Acres, Farm/Ranch (Cash Crop), Gueydan, LA
Hired by Asset Manager, Guardian Land Services, LLC, to market and dispose for family owned company with 15+ owners living around the world. The property has been owned by the family since 1895 when their ancestor took title in exchange for legal fee owed. Multiple offers procured within 30 day period and 15 day offer submission deadline. Act of sale within 60 days of contract.
Client: The Evans Plantation LLC - Guardian Land Services, LLC
125.94 Acres, Vacant Land (Agricultural, Industrial, Mobile Home Park, Multi-Family, Self Storage, Other), Addis, LA
Corporation owned by heirs of multiple separate families - liquidating assets to dissolve corporation. Apprx 126 acres zoned Industrial. Property has servitude access from Hwy 1 through CBI yard to front portion. Property is divided by railroad. Rear approx. 57 acres with no access. All but 22 acres wooded. Had to be sold all together. Priced to sell. Adjacent owner purchased to hold front. Can't subdivide industrial zoned without frontage on certain road. Purchaser will be rezoning to divide and sell the rear portion to 2 adjacent rear owners.
4,212 SF, Retail-Commercial (Free-Standing Building, Restaurant, Street Retail, General), Baton Rouge, LA
Client: YWAT 3911 LLC
39,700 SF, Shopping Center (Community Center, General, Neighborhood Center, Net Leased, Strip Center), Brusly, LA
Oaks Shopping Center - 39,700 SF Retail Investment Property
4,083 SF, Shopping Center (General, Strip Center), Geismar, LA
12,000 SF, Office (General, Office Building), Baton Rouge, LA
6,000 - 7,575 SF, Retail-Commercial (Restaurant, Tavern/Bar/Nightclub), Baton Rouge, LA
106,964 SF, Vacant Land (General, Hospitality, Office, Retail, Retail-Pad, Self Storage, Other), Baton Rouge, LA
Vacant Land - Prime Interstate Exposure
9.49 Acres, Vacant Land (General, Industrial, Office, Retail, Self Storage), Prairieville, LA
Vacant Land Sale/Leaseback