Six Ways to Spot a Shoddy Commercial Real Estate Appraisal

Lisa DukeAppraisal, Around Town, News

If you are a non-appraiser and tasked with reading and trying to determine the validity of a CRE appraisal report, it can be an intimidating experience. Moreover, while there is no sure way to tell if the values are valid, there are a few telltale signs that should immediately raise a red flag, and you should consider seeking trusted professional … Read More

Top 5 Misperceptions about Commercial Real Estate Appraisals

Walter Duke + PartnersAppraisal, News

If you want to pay a substantial fee to secure expedited delivery anything is possible but generally speaking a commercial appraisal takes many days to complete, anywhere from 30 hours to several weeks depending on the scope of work and complexity of the assignment

Cell Tower Appraisal & Valuation Services

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Cell Phone Tower Appraisals

Cell towers or rooftop telecom lease are often simply viewed as miscellaneous income or “found money”, but nothing could be further from the truth. The reality is cell towers are significant telecom assets that are often overlooked or largely discounted by real estate owners. Cell Tower Appraisal and Valuation Services One reason for this disparity is the common misconception that … Read More

WDP Appraisal: Related Group nabs $161M construction loan for Brickell Heights.

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Walter Duke + Partners Commercial Real Estate Valuations and Appraisals

The Related Group obtained a $160.5 million construction loan for its dual tower Brickell Heights project in Miami. Wells Fargo Bank, acting as an administrative agent for a group of lenders, granted the mortgage to Related Group affiliates 9SMA LLC and 9SMA West LLC. The Miami-based developer broke ground on the 49-story project at 850 South Miami Ave. in July … Read More