Senior Vice President, Business Development
Chad Rowe is an industry leader who brings to the table 20+ years of luxury resort real estate sales, property management, and short-term vacation rental operations experience. He holds Principal Brokers Licenses in VA, GA, NC, CO, NM, as well as representation in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Before joining THIRDHOME, Chad served as Senior Vice president of Business Development and Principal Real Estate Broker for Natural Retreats US LLC, a top national player in the luxury vacation rental management industry. He was responsible for brokerage oversight over their national Vacation Rental, Property Management, and Real Estate interests and leading resort destination growth via Mergers and Acquisitions.
Prior to launching Natural Retreats in 2010, he held the position of Director of Real Estate for Celebration Associates, overseeing the real estate development sales and marketing for best-of-class projects throughout the Mid-Atlantic and South-Eastern regions. In doing so, his primary focus was pre-construction land and custom home sales. Chad and Wade Shealy met early in his resort real estate career in 2000 when they were both with Intrawest Corporation. While there, Chad aided in launching its real estate sales and marketing division, Playground Destination Properties. His experience spanned multiple products, lifestyle, and experience offerings across the United States, Canada, UK, Caribbean, and British West Indies.
He earned his BA in English from Randolph Macon College in Ashland, VA, where he now holds a seat on the Board of Advisors. He proudly resides in both Charlottesville, VA, and Eagle Ranch, CO, with his wife Katie and daughters Hayden and Abigail.
His responsibilities include overseeing existing partnerships while seeking new affiliations in the US within luxury resorts, developments, and vacation rental management companies. His real-estate industry expertise and network of luxury developments make him a great asset to THIRDHOME.