Specialties: Large Land Sales, Site Selection
Scope of Service Experience
Tait is known as an expert in corporate and commercial real estate finance and has held his license as a Florida Real Estate Broker for 40 years.
Background & Experience
Tait is a recognized leader in the finance and real estate industries. He has served as the statewide President of the Florida Bankers Association, Chairman of the Board for Liberty Bank, and Director of the West Florida Home Builders Association.
A Pensacola native, Mr. Tait attended the University of West Florida after graduating from Pensacola State College, where he would later serve as the governor-appointed Chairman of the Board of Trustees. He is a graduate of the School of Banking of the South at LSU, the School of Mortgage Banking at Northwestern, and the National School of Real Estate Finance at Ohio State University. In between, he was a proud U.S. Army Reservist from 1968 to 1974.
Mr. Tait is an active and life-long community leader whose service includes Co-founder and Treasurer of Rebuild Northwest Florida, Director/President of the Boy Scouts of America Gulf Coast Council, and Director of both the Board of Trustees and the Rehabilitation Foundation at West Florida Hospital. He was also Director of the Rotary Club of Pensacola and the Pensacola Area Chamber of Commerce, as well as a Founding Member and Chairman of its Committee of 100.