Scott M. Schmitt, CCIM

Commercial/Investment Associate | Business Broker

Scott M. Schmitt is a Senior Associate with Coldwell Banker Commercial ORION REAL ESTATE, specializing in commercial/investment sales and leasing. During his tenure in the commercial real estate industry, Mr. Schmitt is recognized as one of the premier real estate advisors to private and corporate clients. Scott is a second generation commercial broker; his father Michael Schmitt is the Principal Broker at CBC Orion, founded in 1971.

Mr. Schmitt's goal is to maximize asset value enabling the best real estate decisions possible. His attributes include:

* Client trust and respect
* Integrity
* Pride in work
* Energized, Aggressive and Creative Marketing

Mr. Schmitt has completed numerous transactions on behalf of Sellers, Buyers, Landlords and Tenants. His continual education coupled with his vast experience enable him to understand, determine and explain where one can find value. Mr. Schmitt's skill set to enhance client's decision-making process includes:


"Outside-the-Box" Thinking
Risk Assessment and Analysis
Financial Analysis
Investment Analysis
User Analysis
Market Analysis
Strategic Consulting
Exceptional Market research & Insight

Prior to joining Coldwell Banker Commercial ORION REAL ESTATE, Mr. Schmitt was a General Manager and consistent top producer with Gold’s Gym, FIT PRO, LLC . He is a graduate of Cathedral High School and attended St. Cloud State University. Mr. Schmitt is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), a designation achieved by only 6% of commercial practitioners. CCIMs are recognized experts in commercial real estate brokerage, leasing, asset management, and investment analysis. Mr. Schmitt is also Member of Minnesota Commercial Association of Realtors (MNCAR).

Associations & Designations:

CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) Designee

MAR - Minnesota Association of Realtors  

MNCAR - Minnesota Commercial Association of Realtors

MMHA - Minnesota Multi Housing Association

EBT - Emerging Broker Training - Graduate & Mentor

Honors and Awards

  • Emerging Broker Training EBT graduate | Coldwell Banker Commercial corporate selects forty top emerging brokers nationally to work towards this designation.
  • Mentor for Coldwell Banker Commercial Emerging Broker Training program
  • 2011 - Top CBC Orion agent for listings and gross commission income – Top 5% GCI of all CBC associates nationwide.
  • 2013, 2017, 2018  - Coldwell Banker Commercial Bronze Circle of Distinction  
  • 2014 - MNCAR Greater MN Transaction of the Year                                       


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