The advice of the DALS practice is routinely sought in matters involving unusual valuation problems. Our keen understanding of valuation principles and appraisal theory and broad background enable us to address the most challenging problems. Our experience includes the valuation of virtually all property types and interests in real property, including estates for years, remainderman interests, life estates, and mortgage and debt and partnership interests.

Examples of specialized valuation assignments include:

  • Estimation of the market rent of an oil drill site on the North Slope of Alaska.
  • Valuation of 1 Times Square, the building made famous by New Year’s Eve.
  • Estimation of market rent of 996 separate underground pipeline easements beneath a railroad corridor extending for 1,800 miles through Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, California, Nevada and Oregon.
  • Estimation of the market value of the High Line, an elevated rail corridor in Manhattan that was subsequently converted into an above-ground urban park with open space and restaurants, for charitable donation purposes.
  • Valuation of Delta Airlines passenger and cargo facilities at Cincinnati Airport.
  • Valuation of remainderman interests in properties in Minnesota, Alaska, Oklahoma City, Denver and other locations.
  • Valuation of a partnership interest in the Chrysler Building, New York City.
  • Valuation of properties surrounding McCarran Airport in Las Vegas affected by zoning regulations.
  • Valuation of the Baltimore Sun printing plant, Baltimore.
  • Valuation of television and movie studios and record recording studios.
  • Valuation of Mayfair Mall, Milwaukee, and Ridgedale Mall, Minneapolis, and other regional malls throughout the country.
  • Valuation of Summerlin a planned unit development consisting of over 10,000 residential housing units, a regional mall site and several exisiting shopping centers, Las Vegas.

Key Contact

Richard Marchitelli, MAI, CRE, FRICS
Executive Managing Director
Valuation & Advisory
+1 704 916 4447 | richard.marchitelli@cushwake.com