About

Tom Fortin

Who is Tom Fortin?

Born and raised in Columbus, Ohio. Graduate of Ohio State University. Owner and Developer of Real Estate Investments. Over 20 years experience in Real Estate finance, brokerage, development and management. Involved in over $300 million of commercial-investment transactions. Redevelopment of many suburban and Downtown residential communities. Numerous awards for business achievement, educational and community improvements. Fortin imports capital and talents into each opportunity to form successful long term ventures. Fortin seeks to develop properties that will have a lasting long term positive impact in the surrounding neighborhood and improve the quality of life for the residents/businesses within that neighborhood…

Personal Interests
  • Member of St. Paul’s Catholic Church, Westerville, Ohio
  • Lifetime Member of Ohio State University Alumni Association
  • Member of local, State and National Board of Realtors and CCIIR member
  • Member of Lakes Country Club, Westerville, Ohio
  • Board Member of United Way Neighborhood Development Committee
  • Hobbies include being a good Dad, golf, tennis, scuba, running, fishing, fitness and local community issues including improvement of life quality for New Americans, youth and others.
Press Releases and Recent News
Current Real Estate Investments
    • Candlewood Apartments
      74 Apartments, Wheelersburg, Ohio
    • Carlyles Watch
      Downtown Residential, 54 Lofts, 100 East Gay Street, Columbus
    • Centre City
      Historical 21 story Mixed Use Development of 98 apartments over retail and offices, Downtown Dayton, Ohio
    • The Chesapeake Lofts
      196 Loft Condominiums for sale and lease, Sandusky, Ohio
    • The Cube
      16,000 sf Retail/Office, 1 E Gay St., Downtown Columbus
    • Kenny Road Apartments
      48 One Bedroom Apartments, Grandview area
    • Stadium View Apartments
      48 One and Two Bedroom Apartments, Grandview Area
Formerly Managed and Developed Properties
    • Appleby Fair
      108 Cardinal Apartments, West Columbus
    • The Battleship Building
      26 condos and 9200 sf retail space in Arena District
    • Greenwich Village
      156 Apartments, North Columbus
    • The Leafy Dale
      40 studio apartments in Victorian Village
    • Lincoln Park West
      1736 Apartments, West Columbus
    • 6660 North High Street
      30,000 sf office building
    • 6860 North High Street
      40,000 sf office building
    • Market Shoppes at Cleveland Avenue
      23000 sf retail center, North Columbus
    • Olde Sawmill Townhomes
      36 Townhouse Apartments, Dublin NW Columbus
    • Orchard Apartments
      56 Apartments, Grove City, Ohio
Current Business in Operation
    • Urban Loft Ventures
      Urban redevelopment of mixed use properties
    • Thomas Fortin & Company LLC
      Income property brokerage representing buyers and sellers
    • Tri Net Retail Properties
      New and restoration of Neighborhood Retail properties