Members of the firm have valued numerous Chicago landmark office properties including the Willis/Sears Tower, the Merchandise Mart, the Aon Building, and the James R. Thompson Center as well as a variety of downtown and suburban high rise office buildings. Additionally, we have appraised major downtown office buildings in Albuquerque, Atlanta, Cleveland, Detroit, El Paso, Fort Lauderdale, Indianapolis, Louisville, Miami, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Kansas City, and St. Paul as well as numerous suburban office buildings.

Office Building


We have a wide experience appraising retail properties in Chicago and Milwaukee, including such notable properties such as the Woodfield Mall, Old Orchard Mall, Northbrook Mall, Fox Valley Mall, The Glen, 900 North Michigan Shops, Water Tower Place and various retail stores on North Michigan Avenue, State Street and Oak Street. Additionally, we have experience with lifestyle centers such as Clay Terrace Lifestyle Center in Carmel, Indiana, The Glen in Glenview, Illinois, and Burr Ridge Town Center in Burr Ridge

Retail Building


Members of the firm have appraised hundreds of industrial properties over the years, ranging from small owner-user buildings to 4,000,000 square foot distribution facilities.

We also have experience with specialized industrial properties including dairies, food production facilities, foundries and steel mills, port and terminal facilities, rail stock maintenance yards, cement and concrete production facilities, and cold storage and freezer buildings.

Industrial Building


CREA professionals have extensive experience with numerous types of residential properties.

Multi-Family Apartments – We have appraised many types of rental housing, including LIHTC, subsidized housing, age-restricted senior housing, student housing and Rural Development housing. We have also prepared market studies and feasibility studies for development of LIHTC and subsidized housing.

Condominiums – We have appraised numerous residential condominium projects including Trump International Hotel and Tower, the Fordham, the Heritage, North Water Street and among others. Our experience includes valuing broken condominium projects and condominiums operated as apartments.

Subdivisions – CREA has appraised a wide variety of subdivisions throughout the Chicago metropolitan area.

Residential Building