Valuation & Advisory

We offer dynamic, well-researched real estate appraisal related services for a variety of property types, including the following specialized practice groups: Agribusiness, Natural Resources & Energy, Automobile Dealership, Gas Station & Convenience Store, Golf, Government, Green Advisory, Hospitality & Gaming, Industrial, Manufactured Housing, Mission Critical Facilities, Multifamily, Office, Residential Development, Restaurant, Retail, Self Storage, Senior Housing/Healthcare. and Sports & Entertainment.

Our Valuation professionals are widely recognized for providing the most sophisticated advice on the current and projected value of real estate and real estate-related investments. We advise from the perspective of the client, whether an owner, purchaser, lender, or investor.

The comprehensive and informative advice we provide is relied upon by investors, lenders, and occupiers alike. Our experts are able to assist with any of the following:


We help determine the value of a property or portfolio for sellers who are entering a transaction and need to protect their investments.


Our skilled research team will explore any and all aspects of a property’s value (infrastructure, mineral and water rights, or energy components).


We understand our clients’ needs. Having completed more than 59,500 appraisals worldwide in 2011, we are experts in our field and bring that expertise to our work.


Whether you need to know the ins and outs of valuing a property for a golf course or you want to look into the self-storage property potential of your real estate, we can help. We have a wide variety of specialized valuation experts.

How We Can Help

Market value

Our experienced professionals will consider the market value of the Fee Simple, Leasehold, or Leased fee interests, as appropriate for each property.


Our professionals are versed in applicable professional standards including, among others, the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) and International Valuation Standards (IVS).

Adding Value – The Advantages Of Our Approach

Market resources

Our professionals have access to the most up-to-date and comprehensive market data. In markets where we have a presence, we rely on our local and regional research. We supplement our extensive resources through strategic alliance relationships and third-party services.

Quality control

To ensure the highest caliber of services, every appraisal report is subject to a quality control review by a professional (senior-level appraiser or practice group leader) that is part of our management team. We enforce stringent quality standards that must be met by our professionals. Our team of quality control staff is comprised of senior level appraisers, the majority of whom are Designated Members of the Appraisal Institute and are diligent and thorough in their review process.

Experience and Resources

For over 30 years, Cushman & Wakefield has been the trusted valuation advisor to corporations, institutions, and investors around the globe. With more than 580 Valuation & Advisory professionals located in major markets throughout the world, we have the global reach and experience to meet all of your real estate needs.