San Francisco, CA: HVS is pleased to announce that Suzanne Mellen, Senior Managing Director, Practice Leader, will be a featured speaker at the Chief Appraisers Conference on April 7 in Phoenix, Arizona. The topic is “Maintaining Appraisal Integrity,” and the conference will be held in The Training Room of the Arizona Department of Financial Institutions Real Estate Appraisal Division. Suzanne’s presentation will be followed by an overview of the Phoenix hotel market by Ryan Wall.
Rod Clough, MAI, Managing Partner of HVS Consulting & Valuation Services, described her contributions to the industry: “With her extensive history in the industry and keen understanding of the markets, Suzanne sets new standards for hospitality and gaming valuation. She has unparalleled experience, having appraised thousands of hotels, gaming assets, and related real estate throughout the world over the past 40 years. Specializing in complex hotel and casino feasibility issues, Suzanne is nationally recognized for her industry expertise.”
Suzanne has developed innovative appraisal methodologies such as a mortgage-equity income capitalization formula for variable income properties, a refinancing model for hotel investments, and a methodology for valuing the real property component of casinos in Pennsylvania, where gaming is newly established. As an in-demand presenter for conferences throughout the United States, Suzanne has spoken at numerous annual industry events that include JMBM’s Meet the Money and the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS).
|Suzanne Mellen, MAI, CRE, FRICS, ISHC|
Senior Managing Director, Practice Leader
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