Specialties: Industrial, Financing, Hospitality, Investment, Land, Health Care / Medical, Other, Banks, Buyer Representation, Government Services, Landlord Representation, Tenant Representation
Scope of Service Experience
Andrew understands the fundamentals of Commercial Real Estate and uses his knowledge to deliver invaluable information to his clients. He prides himself on keeping his clients aware of what is happening in the market by measuring and evaluating data on a regular basis. Andrew is heavily involved in acquiring property for incoming industries. He is currently working with Calcasieu Industrial Park – the first major light industrial park to be constructed in West Calcasieu Parish in over 40 years. Andrew works to meet the needs of contractors, vendors and suppliers in response to the heavy industrial expansion that SWLA is experiencing.
Background & Experience
Founding Organizer and Vice-Chairman of the Board of Lakeside Bank in Lake Charles, LA. Lakeside was the only bank to be opened in the United States in all of 2010.
Le Cordon Bleu Trained Chef (I previously owned a catering business and restaurant before beginning to invest in real estate) MIT Center for Real Estate, Advanced Studies in Asset / Portfolio Management
Professional Associations & Designations
CCIM - Certified Commercial Investment Member
Past President of Louisiana Chapter and Chairperson CCIM Gulf Coast Energy Conference, 2011-Present
A CERTIFIED COMMERCIAL INVESTMENT MEMBER (CCIM) is a recognized expert in the commercial and investment real estate industry. The CCIM lapel pin is earned after successfully completing a designations process that ensures CCIMs are proficient not only in theory, but also in practice.
SIOR – Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS®
The SOCIETY OF INDUSTRIAL AND OFFICE REALTORS ® is the leading professional commercial and industrial real estate association. Real estate professional who have earned the SIOR designation are recognized by corporate real estate executives, commercial real estate brokers, agents, lenders, and other real estate professionals.