About Us

Charlottesville native Chris Georges established Georges & Company, Realtors® in 1970 as a full service brokerage company. In 1990, the company modified its focus to become a leasing and property management company, specializing in quality residential properties.  

President and Principal Broker Larry Rothamel, a licensed real estate broker, has been with Georges & Company, Inc., since 2003. Prior to joining Georges & Company, Larry accumulated 16 years of property management experience in large apartment communities and homeowners’ associations.  Larry is a member of CAAR, the National Association of Realtors and Virginia Realtors®.  

Our support staff is headed by property manager Bryan Rothamel, a licensed real estate agent. He has been with Georges & Company since 2015. Bryan previously worked for Georges & Company in 2010. He is a member of CAAR and the National Association of Realtors and Virginia Realtors®.

Ed Hall is Director of Maintenance for Realty Maintenance Company, a subsidiary of Georges and Company, Inc. Realty Maintenance Company provides our tenants and owners with expert maintenance service. Ed has 25 years of maintenance and repair experience. He is certified in plumbing, electrical, heating and cooling.

Associate Broker Chris Georges has been a Realtor® since 1967. Chris is a past president of the Charlottesville Area Association of Realtors® (CAAR), has served CAAR as a member of its Board of Directors, and has used his expertise and experience as a member of various administrative and educational committees. He maintains membership in CAAR, and the National Association of Realtors and Virginia Realtors®.  Additionally, Chris is a member of the National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM), and the Central Virginia Chapter of NARPM.

Our diverse owner portfolio ranges from individuals who own one or more investment properties, to corporations, investment groups and trusts that own multiple properties.

While many of our owners reside locally and throughout Virginia, others reside in California, Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Texas, Washington, DC, Australia, Belgium, Canada, England, Greece, and Sweden.  Many of our owners have remained clients for many years. We are proud to say area real estate brokers and fellow agents are a frequent source of new referrals to our company.  Our current and previous property owners provide many referrals as well.  This is the highest form of compliment we can receive.  Membership in our various Realtor® and property manager associations also provides us with numerous referrals.

Georges & Company is known and respected for expert knowledge and unmatched technical skills in the field of leasing and property management. Our management skills are built on common sense and always applied with integrity. Our primary goal is to provide extraordinary service to all property owners and tenants.