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Forensic Review

The forensic appraiser is involved in many aspects of real estate such as those assignments that are intended for court or tribunal. Some of the areas in which the forensic appraiser may be involved include, but are not limited to:

  • mortgage loan portfolio reviews
  • mortgage fraud investigations
  • mortgage debt recovery exercises
  • property profile reconstruction (historical ownership, title research, occupancy, use, etc.)
  • preparation of appraisals and appraisal reviews for professional negligence claims, power of sale proceedings, partnership or marital disputes, damage claims, insurance claims, and expropriation
  • development of valuation theory and models
  • assistance to legal counsel prior to and during court proceedings
  • ground lease and space rental disputes and arbitration