Scott Shwayder is Co-Owner and Principal of Unique Properties, Inc., and has been involved in the commercial real estate industry since 1987. During this time span, Scott has completed approximately 1,200 transactions with total consideration in excess of $2,000,000,000. Scott has been honored consistently as an industry leader while also recognized as a “Top Producer” by DMCAR over the past 20 years.
Scott has been instrumental in growing Unique Properties Inc., into one of the metro areas largest privately owned full service commercial real estate firms. Unique currently has 36 active brokers and employs a staff of 8 full time specialists to assist in day to day operations. Additionally, Scott is a Principal in, and involved in the day to day operations of Unique’ s affiliate commercial property management firm, Wheelhouse Commercial Management and several single purpose LLC’s to facilitate his activities as a private real estate investor. Scott also led the acquisition of Front Range Bank, a local community bank (now Fortis Private Bank and Fortis Asset Management) in 2010 and currently serves as Lead Director. Scott also serves as Chairman of the Loan Committee for Fortis Private Bank.
Prior to Scott’s involvement with Fortis Private Bank, Scott served on the Board of Directors for First American State Bank for 12 years. Scott also chaired their Loan Committee during his tenure.
Scott is a fifth generation native of Colorado and has been very active in the Denver community, while serving on several non-profit boards. Scott currently serves on the board of the University of Colorado Depression Center.