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BBG is a leading US valuation and environmental and property condition assessment services firm. National reach and professional expertise lets clients benefit from deep local knowledge across diverse property types in all major U.S. markets.

The Chicago market is strong with employment gains, increasing home and apartment prices and low vacancy levels in industrial, retail and commercial sectors. The BBG Chicago team stands ready to provide valuation, assessment and advisory services across all property types in this booming market. The Chicago office also serves as the Midwest headquarters for BBG.



At CBRE, we understand that accurate and reliable valuations are critical to the success of every real estate investment, which is why we offer our clients unique perspectives and access to the largest valuation database and the most valuable proprietary data in the industry.

We use our extensive global scale, state-of-the art technology and proven innovation processes to deliver exceptional appraisal, advisory and consulting services across all property types and geographies. CBRE’s global valuation experts provide for customized client solutions for individual assets or multiple property portfolios.

We leverage our unparalleled perspectives, innovation and scale to deliver leading valuation, advisory and consulting services, enabling our clients to make informed business decisions.




Collins Real Estate Advisors, LLC is a full-service real estate consulting and appraisal firm, specializing in the analysis and valuation of commercial real estate. Located in the Chicago area, we provide a range of real estate valuation related services including market research, feasibility studies, and real estate appraisals to clients with properties throughout Chicago, the Midwest and the Nation.




Cushman & Wakefield is a leading global real estate services firm that helps clients transform the way people work, shop, and live. Our 48,000 employees in more than 70 countries help occupiers and investors optimize the value of their real estate by combining our global perspective and deep local knowledge with an impressive platform of real estate solutions. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest commercial real estate services firms with revenue of $6.9 billion across core services of agency leasing, asset services, capital markets, facility services (C&W Services), global occupier services, investment & asset management (DTZ Investors), project & development services, tenant representation, and valuation & advisory.



IRR–Chicago provides comprehensive valuation and advisory services covering a broad spectrum of property types and client services. With deep local market knowledge and extensive experience, our clients rely on our expertise to make intelligent real estate-related decisions.




For more than 250 years, JLL has been a trusted partner to organizations who want more value from the commercial real estate they own, use and invest in. We focus on what we do best, and that’s helping our clients achieve their ambitions.

We are a professional services firm, with specialists whose common passion is real estate. Our knowledge runs deep, with experts in every property type and every facet of transaction, management and advisory services.

Our people are known for the way they collaborate – with each other and with their clients. We have a talent for bringing together the right combination of skills and matching them with valuable data, powerful connections and a deep understanding of real estate and capital markets. The result? One-of-a-kind advice and solutions. Assets and portfolios that are more valuable. Buildings that operate at peak performance. Workplaces where employees can thrive.

Landy Appraisers Errors & Omissions Insurance Program Description
The Landy Agency is a national leader in providing E&O insurance to appraisers and other real estate professionals. We offer a combination of exceptional coverage and service for residential and commercial appraisers and appraisal firms that is difficult to obtain elsewhere. Our program features:

  • Never any membership fees or dues

  • Admitted coverage provided by an A+ rated insurer for residential and commercial appraisers, and trainees

  • Coverage limits that you need, no long term experience required

  • Apply on line and receive a policy in just a few hours

  • Only 4 questions to qualify for individual appraisers, not 4 pages of questions

  • Free and Confidential Legal Hotline

  • Choice of Counsel in the event of a claim or disciplinary complaint

Family owned and operated for over 65 years, our focus, and success, is and always will be providing the best combination of value, service and coverage to our clients. The Landy Difference! 
John Torvi
Vice President of Marketing & Sales
781-292-5417, johnt@landy.com 
The Herbert H. Landy Insurance Agency




NPV advisors is one of the largest commercial real estate valuation and advisory firms in the nation. Our firm is recognized as a premier advisor to institutional organizations, private investors and lenders.




Praedium Valuation Group provides credible and reliable commercial real estate valuations and advisory services that are based on extensive market research and detailed analysis.

Praedium Valuation Group’s residential appraisers specialize in specific geographic areas: their in-depth knowledge and market expertise supports high-quality appraisal reports and efficient service.

Praedium Valuation Group provides superior litigation support and expert witness services for highly technical and complex issues.

Drawing on its vast resources and market expertise, Praedium Valuation Group helps clients make informed decisions and strategic plans based on sound, data-driven analysis.


We provide commercial real estate appraisal services in North America.

In 1979, Bill Lee founded Lee & Associates in Orange County, California based on his vision of superior service through teamwork.   Today, Lee & Associates is a commercial real estate brokerage, management and appraisal services firm with offices in the United States and Canada.

At Lee & Associates Valuation and Consulting Services, we believe no two properties are identical; we approach every assignment from the ground up, analyzing the current market data, learning all aspects of the property and identifying emerging trends to produce dependable, consistent solutions.

Our regional offices offer a comprehensive range of commercial real estate appraisal services delivered by local market experts with the experience and resources to achieve world-class results. 

Valbridge Property Advisors proudly serves the Chicago Metro market.

Our team of appraisers provides independent property valuation and consulting services, including advising clients on real estate business and investment decisions such as buy-sell-hold and lease-own alternatives.

Especially in today’s highly scrutinized regulatory environment, our independence, including from real estate brokerage firms, makes your life simpler and provides you with a better result.

Every Valbridge office is managed by a commercial appraiser who holds the MAI designation of the Appraisal Institute. The designation signifies the highest level of experience in the valuation and evaluation of commercial, industrial, residential and other types of properties.

Our clients benefit from the collective strength of Valbridge, one of the largest commercial real estate appraisal firms in the U.S.

Member Sponsors

David W. Binz, SRA

Michael Hobbs, MAI, SRA

Become a Chicago Chapter of the Appraisal Institute Sponsor!

The Chicago Chapter of the Appraisal Institute is a leader in appraisal education.

Founded in 1991, the Chicago Chapter serves in excess of 900 real estate appraisers and professionals in allied fields in the Chicago Metropolitan Area.

With over 100 courses and seminars offered annually, we have everything appraisers need to complete qualifying education, continuing education, or to expand their body of knowledge.

We are seeking Sponsors to help us in our mission to support the professional appraiser!

CCAI is offers four annual corporate sponsorship levels including:

  • Sponsorship of the Chicago Chapter’s Installation dinner, golf outing, and our annual Conditions Seminar.

  • Your company's logo on CCAI website’s sponsorship page with a link to the sponsor’s website.

  • Your company's logo on the CCAI website home page.

  • Your company's logo on a classroom banner.

If your organization would like to become a sponsor, please fill out this form or contact Sarah Walsh at (312) 616-9400. Thank you for your time and consideration.