Real Estate Appraisal Expert 520649 NY

Expertise Description

With more than 30 years experience in the field of real estate, my expertise is in the appraisal of commercial and residential real estate in connection with matrimonial dispute valuations, insurable value of landmark buildings, estate tax valuations and business dissolution valuation disputes for a variety of law firms, accounting firms, private investors, cooperative and condominium boards, and churches of a variety of denominations. My assignments have ranged from the valuation of Foreign Governmental Consulates and Missions to the UN to loft and garage buildings, small to mid-sized office buildings, single-family townhouses, coop/condo units and low- and hi-rise mixed-use apartment buildings. I have also spent over 30 years as a real estate appraisal expert witness in New York by offering such services as deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

I have been an expert witness for the New York State Attorney General’s Office. He has been qualified and has testified at least 20 times as an expert witness before NY State Supreme Court, NY, Westchester, Queens, Kings and Bronx Counties on matrimonial, estate and property damage cases.


Degree Subject Institution
B.S. The New School University New York New York

Licenses Certifications

Certified in New York State as a General (Commercial & Residential) Real Estate Appraiser
New York State Certified instructor for the New York State Real Estate Salespersons’ and Brokers’ courses
Licensed Real Estate Broker in the State of New York

Awards & Affiliation

American Society of Appraisers
Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors
Real Estate Board of NY/Upper Manhattan and Bronx Commercial RE Committee

Primary Affiliation

American Society of Appraisers