Charles Tourtellotte is Founder and CEO of LaTerra Development, a market leading, fully integrated real estate investment and development company headquartered in Los Angeles, CA. with combined portfolio value at completion currently estimated to exceed $3 billion. Through its wholly owned subsidiaries, LaTerra provides a full spectrum of real estate investment services by developing, constructing, acquiring and asset managing properties for two distinct operating platforms: Residential and Self-Storage.
Within its Residential platform, LaTerra currently has more than 3,000 Multifamily units, including Build-To-Rent Residential units, in select Sun Belt markets across the United States. For its Self-Storage platform, LaTerra continues its expansion in both ground-up new development and existing property acquisitions in targeted SoCal and Sun Belt markets.
Mr. Tourtellotte obtained significant multifamily experience in his position as manager of Western U.S. acquisitions for real estate investment manager Robert McNeill Corporation. He later served as Senior Vice President of fund manager Consolidated Capital, where together with his team acquired more than 12,000 multifamily units and 10,000,000 square feet of commercial and industrial properties in major markets throughout the U.S. Mr. Tourtellotte’s single family housing career began by acquiring and managing over 200 single family homes while attending the College of Business, University of Denver. He later formed and operated a single-family homebuilding company which developed and constructed residential communities in Southern California.
Mr. Tourtellotte founded Metro Golf (MGLF), which he took public as a NASDAQ listed IPO. He has been featured on the Today Show, CNN/FN, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and multiple real estate publications.