SquareHat Real Estate

SquareHat Real Estate

Square Advice about Commercial & Investment Real Estate


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James Gerdts has lived in North Carolina for over twenty years and calls Raleigh home.  He has always been intrigued by real estate's impact on peoples' personal and professional lives.  Choosing the right environment in which to live and work has tremendous influence on the level of a person's success and overall satisfaction with life.

James's formal education includes a Master of Science in Computer Engineering from NC State University and earning the CCIM designation.  He is a licensed real estate broker in North Carolina.  Beyond real estate James enjoys spending time with his family and participating in endurance sports.

James Gerdts CCIM



Commercial real estate is about the numbers.  With a background in engineering and business, James is well versed in analyzing and interpreting numbers and data to make informed decisions.  He has been in the real estate business for over ten years and has a broad range of experience including the development of a multi-million dollar medical building, tenant lease representation, residential redevelopment and more.  His primary areas of work are in Raleigh and Wake Forest, North Carolina.


Company Focus

SquareHat Real Estate is focused on helping individuals and companies find the right space to call home.  Whether you are a charter school looking for 50,000 square feet of space or a dentist looking for 1,200, SquareHat will guide you through the process of acquiring the best place to meet your needs.

We help property owners find the right tenants for their buildings.  Having a stable mix of reliable occupants makes owning investment real estate financially and emotionally rewarding.