About Us


Fortitude SCS Inc. is the strength and courage behind all real estate transaction. S.C.S. stands for Shayne, Christian, and Sommer. We have assists renters, sellers, buyers, investors, and developers with quality service in all types of real estate transactions including apartment and home rentals as well as co-op, condo, townhome, and lot sales. We have closed deals that seemed impossible at the time. 


We are proud to offer specialized solutions for veterans and first-time home buyers, and unique situations such as pre-foreclosures, short sales, building & developing, luxury home markets, new homes, relocations, and re-sales. 


Our knowledge of the real estate industry is unparalleled and we have over 15 years of combined experience in the New York market. WE KNOW REAL ESTATE! Every day we use our market knowledge and insight to help clients make informed real estate decisions. Our agents have years of experience in the neighborhoods they serve and are active members of REBNY. We are an energetic group of entrepreneurs and real estate fanatics. Our formula is simple: unrivaled customer service plus advanced technology used by passionate people. We add substantial value to our real estate services by developing in-house software, workflows, and back-office support systems.


Our team is led by Principal Broker Wayne M. Cooke. For over ten years Mr. Cooke has been successfully practicing real estate in New York, formerly working with two top real estate firms. During that time he studied the industry closely and had the opportunity to work with and learn from top brokers in the business. He has developed a solid understanding of real estate laws and practices and now brings a unique set of interpersonal and strategic planning skills to his newly established firm. Mr. Cooke is not only a licensed Realtor and Broker but also an active community organizer, having produced many local events aimed at empowering Harlem businesses. Buyers and sellers alike have benefited from his communication and negotiation skills, and have entrusted him with millions of dollars in New York real estate.


The belief that successful real estate transactions begin with successful relationships is a belief that Mr. Cooke has built his firm on. If you would like to experience the security and benefits of having a real estate firm with integrity on your side, call us today. Our mission is to provide the best customer service around. We are here from 9am to 7pm, seven days per week to answer your emails, take your calls, and even chat online. Contact us at [email protected] or 347-766-1403

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide residents with exemplary service in a quality home environment, to provide employees unparalleled opportunities for personal and professional development, and to provide partners and clients with maximized real estate asset value.

To Our Residents We are dedicated to delivering exemplary service in a quality home environment. Our goal is to be the apartment home provider of choice - a goal we attain through our residents and employees.

We understand that our customers define the standard of quality and service, and their loyalty must be earned.