MISSISSIPPI, April 6, 2018 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Valbridge Property Advisors, the largest independent commercial property valuation and advisory services firm in the United States, announced today they have opened two new offices in Mississippi located in Gulfport-Biloxi and Jackson. The opening of these two new Mississippi offices mark 72 locations for Valbridge Property Advisors across the U.S.
Leading the Valbridge Mississippi offices will be Everette Ladner and Barr Biggs. Both Ladner and Biggs have served as past presidents and board members of the Mississippi Chapter of the Appraisal Institute.
Everette Ladner, MAI, SRA, will be leading the Valbridge Gulfport-Biloxi office. He has been a real estate appraiser for over 30 years, starting his career in Mississippi. After relocating to Tampa, Florida in the early 1990’s, he returned to Mississippi and re-established himself in the area. He has provided valuation services for a wide variety of properties for investors, lenders, governments/agencies, attorneys, and litigation including real estate condemnation. Ladner holds a degree in Real Estate and Insurance from the University of Southern Mississippi. Appointed by the Governor of Mississippi, Ladner has served on the Mississippi Real Estate Licensing and Certification Board in Jackson, Mississippi. Currently, Ladner serves on the City of Gulfport Planning Commission.
Barr Biggs, MAI, will be leading the Valbridge Jackson office. He has 30 years of real estate experience and has been actively engaged in the appraisal profession since graduation from the University of Mississippi in 1987 with a degree in Business Administration. Biggs has worked for top appraisal firms in Tennessee and Texas where he gained education and experience before moving back to Mississippi. He has been an independent commercial real estate appraiser in the Jackson area since 1992. Biggs also completes assignments on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, the Mississippi Delta, Hattiesburg, Laurel, Vicksburg, Starkville, Oxford, Tupelo, and other North Mississippi markets as well as limited work in surrounding states.
"We look forward to working together and making Valbridge the premiere property valuation company in these areas," said Ladner.
About Valbridge Property Advisors
Valbridge Property Advisors is one of the largest commercial property valuation and advisory services firms in the U.S., with 200 MAI-designated appraisers, 72 office locations and more than 675 staff across the nation. Valbridge provides independent appraisal services consistent with the highest industry standards of practice. Each Valbridge office is led by an appraiser who holds the MAI designation of the Appraisal Institute. For more information about Valbridge Property Advisors, please visit https://www.valbridge.com.