Nate Gautsche is a Chicago resident with a BA in Business from Goshen College and currently holds real estate licenses in Illinois, Indiana and Michigan. Nate’s first venture in real estate was at the age of 19 when he purchased his first investment property. Success in personal investment led him to pursue a career in commercial real estate, becoming a licensed salesperson in 2006.
Over the past 10 years, Nate has focused his efforts on acquisitions and dispositions of value-add and stabilized investment properties and select retail leasing. Nate has been the lead broker in over 200 commercial transactions in the City of Chicago with a transactional value of over $150 million and has been honored with several commercial sales awards from the CommercialForum including, but not limited to, 1st place for most multi-family units sold in 2013 out of over 11,500 members of the Chicago Association of Realtors and 3rd place in retail sales volume in 2012 and 2015.
Nate has represented a wide range of clients including international investment groups, Fortune 500 companies, local portfolio investors, multifamily and retail developers, local and national lending institutions, national fast food brands, Michelin star chefs, non-profits and 1031 Exchange buyers. In the competitive and continuously evolving real estate market, Nate gets deals done.
Nate is a member of the Chicagoland Apartment Association (CAA), National Apartment Association (NAA), International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), Urban Land Institute (ULI) and is a CCIM Designee.