Fort Myers, FL – September 30, 2019 – LSI Companies, Inc., Southwest Florida’s leading full-service real estate brokerage and development firm, has expanded its Market Research department. The company now offers appraisal services for use in strategic asset management, investment analysis, portfolio evaluation, and eminent domain. This addition complements an extensive suite of services provided by the company which include targeted market analyses, opinions of value, feasibility studies, absorption forecasts, and Market Trends quarterly publications.
The in-house appraisal department will be providing market-based solutions in response to complex real estate issues in Southwest Florida. This department will cover a broad range of commercial real estate product types, including large scale mixed-use developments, office, retail, industrial, and single family/multi-family developments.
“Market research and appraisals are key elements for the future of land acquisitions and dispositions in Southwest Florida,” said Randy Thibaut, President and CEO of LSI Companies, Inc. “By utilizing our treasure trove of market research data, techniques, and expertise, we can provide our clients with the most extensive insight in the region to guide asset valuation.”
“With the advent of LSI Commercial in early 2019, it is imperative we have real-time commercial analytic data at our disposal,” stated Justin Thibaut, Chief Operating Officer for LSI Companies, Inc. “This new division expands our ability to assist clients in making informed decisions with their commercial real estate needs in our developing Southwest Florida market.”
Nelson Taylor, a veteran appraiser and expert in market analytics of residential and commercial properties throughout Southwest Florida, has been named to lead this initiative. Taylor has over 10 years of real estate experience with a broad range of commercial real estate product types. Taylor holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Florida State University and a Master of Science degree from the University of Denver, both in Real Estate. Additionally, he has appraised over $1 billion in combined asset value in 57 of Florida’s 67 counties.
About LSI Companies, Inc.
LSI Companies is Southwest Florida’s leading full-service real estate brokerage and development firm. The Company specializes in all aspects of site development, current market and valuation issues, acquisition and disposition services, due diligence evaluation, zoning and permitting, work-out projects, asset management, and appraisals. For additional information on the Company or its services, visit their website at www.lsicompanies.com or call (239) 489-4066.