About Ardent

Your Best Choice for Family-owned Commercial Real Estate Management

Whether your family owns commercial real estate and needs help with strategic planning or you’ve suddenly inherited property and need assistance organizing your family’s estate, a trusted real estate advisor is an essential part of your team. Proper estate planning requires an integrated team of professionals—attorneys, financial planners, accountants and real estate advisors—who work on your behalf, assisting you every step of the way to ensure your family’s investments are protected.

Ardent Real Estate Advisors is a unique real estate management firm that offers your family a new alternative to the large, corporate real estate firms, and brings more than 45 years of commercial real estate management experience to your team of advisors. Unlike corporate real estate firms, no project is too big or too small for us, and we guarantee personalized and customized service, and a steadfast dedication to your family’s real estate portfolio.

Clients

Real Estate Advisors Solely Focused on Assisting Families with Property and Portfolio Management

Our clients are individuals and families, just like you, who have real estate holdings in wills, trusts or estate plans and need real estate advisors to join their team and help navigate the complex decisions of commercial real estate management. From evaluating the long-term investment goals of your family to reviewing the legal and tax implications of owning commercial real estate, we manage every aspect of your real estate portfolio so you don’t have to.

Clients select Ardent Real Estate Advisors when searching for an alternative to the large, corporate real estate management firms. Unlike these firms, we specialize in handling family-owned commercial real estate in a personalized and caring manner. Our business was founded on providing the highest level of customer service while managing your family’s assets with experience and integrity. With our guidance, you can rest assured that your investment is well protected for years to come.

Services

  • Strategic Planning

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    Evaluating your short-term and long-term goals and taking an in-depth look at the current state and condition of your assets, then building a commercial real estate strategy to reach these goals.

  • Annual Asset Budgeting/Financial Analysis

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    Focusing on the financial side, your current and past financial information is analyzed and then combined with future assumptions to create an annual budget that is in line with the competitive market.

  • Acquisition/ Disposition Analysis

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    Helping you gain an understanding of the value of your assets and providing guidance on buying or selling based on a variety of factors, including the state of the real estate market and your family’s preferences.

  • Property and Portfolio Management

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    A la carte services including tenant relations, rent collection, vendor relations, project management, bookkeeping and more to give you day-to-day control over your portfolio of assets.

  • Transition Planning

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    Guiding you through the transition of assets to future generations through research and evaluating your family’s desires in order to identify your options and possibilities.

  • Project Management

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    Working closely with architects, structural engineers and space planners, we assist you with every phase of construction management, from prequalifying bids to ensuring projects are completed according to plan.

  • Interim Management/Oversight

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    Our Property/Portfolio Management services on a monthly or seasonal basis when you are away and unable manage your assets.

Bios

Scott Lang
Scott Lang
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With numerous years of experience managing all aspects of commercial property, Scott Lang began his professional real estate management career with CBRE, the global leader in real estate services, as a Commercial Real Estate Manager. Responsible for the portfolios of major companies, including GE Real Estate, Principle Real Estate Investors and AMB Property Corporation, Scott served as his client’s principal advisor, ensuring their investment goals and objectives were met. By establishing strong relationships with both institutions and individuals, and facilitating communication between owners, brokers, tenants and service providers, he was able to maximize the value of his clients’ real estate assets.

Jeff Chanen
Jeff Chanen
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Jeff Chanen’s professional career began in property management working with both local and national real estate firms including The Shelard Companies, United Properties and RREEF. In 1997, he became President and CEO of The Maintenance Team, a provider of facilities consulting services, building technical services and mechanical services serving commercial property owners, managers and tenants. In 2001, he acquired sole ownership of this company and later launched Progressive Heating & Cooling HVAC, a subsidiary of The Maintenance Team. Jeff has earned his Certified Property Manager (CPM) and Real Property Administrator (RPA) designations.
 

Contact Us

Phone: 952-767-4950

Email: info@ArdentRealEstateAdvisors.com