In 1970 Mercantile Investment Company was formed. Mercantile Investment Company brokered
commercial loans to insurance companies, trusts, and pension funds. At that time
primary some of the lenders were American National, Aetna, American Security Life
(San Antonio), Equitable, and others. In 1973 Andresen and Company was formed to
do commercial mortgage brokering, real estate appraising, and real estate sales.
In 1979 Andresen and Company was incorporated and a property tax consultation service
was added. In 2005, Complete Home Solutions, Inc. was formed to consolidate the real
estate services. Today, our concentrations are in property tax representation and
real estate appraising.