Quentin Ball, MAI
Waterfront – Specialist on islands, ocean front, river front, marinas, and ports. Island appraisals include Cat Island, Deer Island, and Round Island in Mississippi; South Padre Island in Texas; and numerous other islands off the coasts of Georgia, Florida and South Carolina. Recently appraised closed Naval Base at Singing River Island near Pascagoula. Since Hurricane Katrina, appraised many profoundly affected beachfront properties along the Gulf Coast.
Hospitality Industry – Appraised over 520 hotel and/or restaurant properties. Understands the complexities to be addressed in the valuation of beachfront/resort properties, downtown landmark hotels, and problem properties.
Health Care/Retirement Industry – Nursing homes, hospitals, personal care centers, substance abuse centers, and retirement communities appraised. Provided seminar at NASLI national convention on “How to Appraise Senior Living Facilities.”
Retail – Experience includes freestanding retail facilities to regional shopping malls.
Apartments – Appraised apartments nationally for past 25 years. Experienced with high-rise, live/work, condo conversions, and government-subsidized projects.
Office – Appraised the following office buildings: NationsBank Plaza, Atlanta, GA – 1,429,254 sq ft., 500 Northpark Town Center, Atlanta, GA – 564,491 sq ft., 1818 Market Street Building, Philadelphia, PA – 1,192,531 sq ft., Tower Place, Atlanta, GA – 1,000,000 sq ft., 37 West 57th Street Building, Manhattan, New York City, NY – 70,767 sq ft., ARA Tower, Philadelphia, PA – 782,740 sq ft., The Goodwin Square Complex, Hartford, CT – 348,809 sq ft., Parkway Center, Marietta, GA – 520,000 sq ft., NationsBank Plaza, Charlotte, NC – 802,638 sq ft.
Industrial – Appraisals performed on major industrial properties in southern California, San Francisco Bay area, Northwest, Midwest, South, and other regions. Also experienced in analyzing deep-water ports, industrial wasteland, and obsolete heavy industrial plants.
Education and Professional Affiliations – Georgia State University, Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Real Estate (1971). Member of Appraisal Institute (MAI No. 7286), serving on the Admissions Committee of the Georgia Chapter. Certified Toastmaster (CTM) and frequent speaker. Guest lecturer at Georgia State University and Southern College of Technology.
Technology – Quentin Ball Appraisal Co. LLC is a virtual office delivering reports digitally. Mr. Ball is an industry leader in paperless office technology and has written articles and given seminars on the subject.