Chad Clost thrives on being at the centre of it all. That’s why he’s so passionate about Ottawa. One moment, he could be grabbing his morning coffee at the corner shop, minutes later, he and his children could be enjoying a refreshing stroll through the park or along the Ottawa River. Later that evening, being a bit of a foodie, he and his wife might take advantage of the abundance of incredible restaurants. For Chad, there’s nothing like the pace and excitement of the Ottawa lifestyle.
Aside from all of the activity this bustling city offers Chad, there’s also a real sense of connection and belonging. Being the third generation of his family to grow-up and thrive in the Ottawa area, he relishes in the fact that his own children will have the chance to experience some of the same moments as their great-grandparents. From the first rate schools to the exposure to different cultures, Chad knows this is one of the best places to raise and nurture a family.
Where It’s At
The upbeat and energetic pace of Ottawa living was a source of inspiration for Chad. From excelling in school to seeing the endless business possibilities in the city, he used that motivation to foster his own entrepreneurial spirit. At the young age of 23 he opened an award winning franchise of Canada’s largest specialty coffee chain. That allowed him to attain a unique understanding of customer service while developing a strong work ethic. During this time Chad met his wife, Kate, who shares his love of traveling and culture. You’ll often see them walking through the park or around the neighbourhood with their kids and Standard Poodle, Porter. “I can’t imagine living anywhere else,” says Chad.
This city also fuels Chad’s athletic hobbies. When he can catch a free afternoon, you’ll probably find him challenging himself on the golf course, competing on the tennis court or kicking it into high gear at Greco Beech St.“ This city offers so many options to spur on my competitive spirit. The hardest part,” he says, “is picking which one I feel like doing.”
It’s no coincidence that Chad’s fascination with the Ottawa way of life and native expertise position him as one of the city’s most qualified real estate professionals. His connection to the area, its many neighbourhoods and unlimited amenities is a valuable resource for buyers and sellers alike. Clients not only draw on Chad’s experience, but also his ability to relate to their needs as a family man who’s chosen to raise his children in this diverse place.
At the start of the process, Chad strives to understand your unique needs. This is one of the most important investments of your life and that’s why he goes out of his way to deliver the results you deserve. Chad’s thorough research and industry knowledge are the perfect assets for those of you looking to buy a home in the Ottawa area.
If you’re looking to sell your existing home or property, Chad provides numerous services to ensure a quick and efficient sale. From virtual tours and staging experts to professional photography and top-notch exposure, he offers the best outlets available to give your property the Full service marketing it deserves.
Living in Ottawa is a choice many professionals make because it’s where they can be near everything. Whether you’re looking to move into this dynamic lifestyle or sell an existing property for your maximum return, you need a real estate agent who knows the area and is literally at the centre of it all. Chad Clost is At the Heart of Ottawa Living.
Coldwell Banker Rhodes & Company, Brokerage
100 Argyle Ave
Ottawa, ON, K2P 1B6
Office Fax: 613.236.2692