About Us

Building Stories

The Edge

Brand new in 2016, the Edge student housing building in Chattanooga is a boutique community located close to UTC and in the heart of downtown. It is walkable to nearby shopping, restaurants and night life. The Edge features a restaurant on the street level, with residences above. Each living space is all inclusive with high speed internet, a designer furniture package and much more.

Tomorrow Building

The Tomorrow Building team successfully took a 120-year-old building renovation and maximized the investment by offering both commercial and residential space that included extensive amenities,resulting in a higher than average rent per square foot.

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J. Martin Building

The J. Martin Buiding was constructed in 2017 and has created a residential extension of the local amenities surrounding it in Chattanooga’s Entertainment District. Tenants are able to enjoy the sights and sounds of Station Street and soak in the eclectic growth of the SouthSide. This building hosts six units above commercial property.

Lyerly Medical Pavilion II

Newly opened in 2017, this building features modern, brand new construction located in the center of the medical corridor. The Lyerly Medical Pavilion II is five minutes from the area’s three main hospitals, and features a secured lot with plenty of parking and quick access to downtown. Currents tenants are Southern Spine and Summit Physical Therapy.

Our Team

Second Story leverages our understanding of unique markets, personalized client service and integrated technology to create sustainable real estate investment opportunities for you and your community.

With the advent of mixed-use developments combining residential and commercial property, we have carefully built a team ready to offer full-service real estate management and brokering for both components so we can easily meet your needs in one company. Since we specialize in mixed-use developments, we’re equipped and ready to work with residential and commercial properties.

Our full-service real estate management and brokerage team is here, at your service, to invest together in our future.

Tiffanie Robinson

Founder and CEO

Founder and CEO of Second Story, Tiffanie has an extensive background in real estate, particularly on the landlord side. As the founder of Lamp Post Properties (the parent company of Second Story Real Estate Management), Tiffanie has seen first hand how important having the right team in place to manage and oversee property can be to the bottom line of the investment. With an extensive knowledge of real estate development, investment and management, Tiffanie has focused on building the Second Story team to be well rounded with knowledgeable, passionate people who care tremendously about serving their customers in every need their real estate has.

Heather Burton

Chief Operating Officer

Heather Burton has over a decade of experience in property management reaching back to her college days in Gainesville, FL serving as a property manager for a number of student housing complexes in The Swamp. She obtained her business management degree from Piedmont International University and has focused her career on business operations and finance. Heather oversees 1,000,000 square feet of space while managing our property management and maintenance teams. She also oversees the budgeting, forecasting and day-to-day finances for Second Story clients, managing over $1.1 million in transactions per month.

Case Ingle, CPM

Property Manager

Case is a Certified Property Manager through the Institute of Real Estate Management, and a licensed real estate agent. He received his business degree from The University of Tennessee, and has experience in shopping center development / management, residential management and medical office management. Before joining the Second Story team, Case served as the property manager for The Viridian, the first condo high-rise in Nashville towering 31 stories above Nashville’s central business district with over 300 residential units.

Natalie Hostetler, LEED GA

Commercial Broker

Natalie has over 15 years of progressive experience in corporate training, sales, and commercial leasing and development and has worked for three Fortune 100 companies since she graduated from the University of Tennessee. She loves connecting people and incorporating fun with work while growing the company portfolio and helping tenants find their perfect space. Natalie is a licensed broker in Tennessee and Georgia and is a member of the Greater Chattanooga Realtors Association.

Lauryn Pelley

Commercial Broker

With a professional background and masters degree in Real Estate Development, Lauryn is able to put her passion for the built environment and her undergraduate degree in Architecture to work for tenants and landlords. Lauryn’s depth of knowledge is diverse. She has been involved in urban infill and urban and suburban new-build projects ranging from 1,000 SF to a 280 acre master plan development. She has assisted office users, hoteliers and a variety of retailers in rolling out new concepts and expanding existing concepts in Colorado and the Southeast. Lauryn also works closely with landlords and developers to help them discover new opportunities and solidify existing commercial space. Lauryn is a licensed realtor in Tennessee and is a member of the Greater Chattanooga Realtors Association.

Kelly Fitzgerald

Commercial Broker

Kelly’s interest in the building environment started at an early age which led her to pursue a dual degree in Architecture and Interior Architecture from Auburn University. After 10 years as an architect Kelly started Chattanooga’s first shared work space, Society of Work and continues as owner today. She is passionate about helping people find the right real estate to fit their needs whether that is office space or the perfect development opportunity. Kelly is a licensed realtor in Tennessee and is a member of the Greater Chattanooga Realtors Association.

Amanda Leming

Director of Residential

Amanda Mayo Leming has spent the entirety of her professional career in property management, including managing high-value leasing in Savannah and Chattanooga. Her experience proves her ability to thrive in retail, sales and management environments. Amanda joined the Second Story team to focus on residential strategy with apartment complex owners to ensure success for their investments.

Joe Viland

Director of Maintenance

Joe Viland joins the team as the maintenance supervisor with an extensive background in quality control, facility management, contracting and safety. He is OSHA 30 certified and has held management positions for more than 10 years. Joe’s focus on efficiency and prevention provides a strong strategy for running our client’s property with the highest level of care.

Diane Wilson

Accounting Clerk

After getting her accounting degree from UT, Chattanooga, Diane Wilson served as an accountant for CBL & Associates Properties for more than 18 years. With her wealth of knowledge in the real estate industry, she became a licensed realtor in 2007, but she continues to work on the accounting side of the business.