|About OMEGA Properties, Inc.
Omega Properties, Inc. is proud of the service that they offer to each individual client. This excellent customer service is made possible by each individual and the support that they provide to each of their team members. Below is some information about each:
C. William Barnhill
Bill Barnhill, CCIM, PhD., has been involved in the Commercial Real Estate Business over 36 years, having specialized for the last 19 years in self storage. Bill holds the prestigious Certified Commercial Investment Member designation and has simultaneously served on the board of directors of both aviation and marine related businesses. He is also a past president of the Alabama CCIM Chapter and Alabama Real Estate Securities and Syndication Institute. He is currently President of Omega Properties, Inc., a commercial real estate management and brokerage firm located in Mobile, Alabama. He has been actively engaged with the Alabama Self Storage Association having served as an officer and is a partner and board member of Storage South Management, L.L.C.
Experience: As President and owner of Omega Properties, Inc. He has extensive experience in the development and management of self storage facilities. He currently owns and manages eight self storage facilities with over 3,500 units and over 500,000 square feet. He has brokered over $150 million in self storage transactions as an Argus Self Storage Sales Network Affiliate.
"This industry has so much potential. As the end users of storage continue to be educated on the product, more and more of them will be inclined to use storage more frequently. This is what gives this business such exciting growth that some other segments of commercial investment properties lack."
Shannon Barnhill Barnes, CCIM
Shannon Barnhill Barnes, CCIM has worked at Omega
Properties, Inc. since 2003 and began her career in Commercial Real Estate in
2005. As an affiliate of The Argus Self
Storage Sales Network, her primary focus is in the self storage brokerage
business. She manages 8 self storage
facilities locally in Mobile, AL and Daphne, AL. Shannon is licensed in Alabama, Mississippi,
Florida and Louisiana.
She holds the coveted Certified Commercial Investment Member
designation and is the Past President of the Alabama CCIM Chapter Gulf Coast
District. Shannon is a partner in
Storage South Management, LLC since inception in 2008. She is a member and serves on the Board of
the Alabama Self Storage Association (ALSSA).
She is a graduate of The University of Alabama where she
majored in Finance. Shannon is a member of the Junior League of Mobile. She is
married to Jason Barnes and has a beautiful baby boy. Shannon is a member of
the CCIM Institute, National Association of Realtors, Alabama Association of
Realtors, Mobile Association of Realtors and the Mobile Commercial Real Estate
Stuart LaGroue has been involved in Commercial Real Estate and specializing in self storage brokerage since 2004. He is licensed in Alabama, Mississippi, Florida and Louisiana, and is also a partner in Storage South Management, LLC. Stuart served on the Board of the Alabama Self Storage Association (ALSSA) from 2007 - 2012. In 2009, he served as President of ALSSA and for the two years prior to that he served as Treasurer. He is a member and serves on the Board of the Kiwanis Club of Daphne-Spanish Fort, AL, as Membership Chairman. Stuart is also a Cub Scout Den Leader for Pack 177 in Spanish Fort. In addition, he serves on the Mobile Area Council Boy Scouts of America Executive Board as well as the Spanish Fort Fire Department Board. He is married to Shelly LaGroue, a partner with Forwood & LaGroue, LLC, a local CPA firm. He is the proud father of two sons.
Stuart earned his Bachelor's of Science from Auburn University and is currently a CCIM Candidate.