NAI Latter & Blum
430 Notre Dame Street
New Orleans, Louisiana United States 70130-3610
t+1 504 525 1311 f+1 504 569 9336
Robert
Merrick
Chairman

Specialties:  Industrial

Scope of Service Experience
Robert W. Merrick oversees the oldest and largest commercial and residential real estate operation in the Gulf South. LATTER & BLUM Inc/Realtors and affiliates CJ BROWN Realtors/Inc, Noles-Frye Realty and Van Eaton & Romero have 30 offices in areas that include greater New Orleans, greater Baton Rouge, New Iberia, Lafayette and Alexandria and two franchises.

As the largest third party property manager in the area, Latter & Blum Property Management, Inc. maintains over 11 million square feet statewide to include commercial, industrial, multifamily communities, and single family dwellings.
Background & Experience
A nationally respected expert in real estate, Mr. Merrick is the only person in Louisiana, and one of a handful nationally, to earn the professional designations of the Appraisal Institute (MAI), American Society of Real Estate Counselors (CRE), Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), and Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute (CCIM).

Not only has Mr. Merrick held active roles in business affairs, he has also held positions on the boards of numerous charitable and civic organizations. The American Red Cross honored Mr. Merrick as the 2005 Humanitarian Of The Year. He was honored again in 2012, when he was named one of 25 Found Members of the American Red Cross Chairman’s Council, in recognition of his support of the organization. His company is a leading financial contributor to worthy causes in the communities served by LATTER & BLUM.
Professional Associations & Designations
A nationally respected expert in real estate, Mr. Merrick is the only person in Louisiana, and one of a handful nationally, to earn the professional designations of the Appraisal Institute (MAI), American Society of Real Estate Counselors (CRE), Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), and commercial Investment Real Estate Institute (CCIM).