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(The Walter H. Skinner III Bridge)
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Kenneth Riggs, CRE, Real
Estate Research Corporation
Here is a link
for commercial real estate lending
Do you need a
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building, a strip center, an industrial building or any other
type of commercial property? Blackburne & Sons uses private
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market to make commercial real estate loans. We syndicate the
investment funds of about 900 accredited, private investors and
use these funds to make permanent first mortgage loans on
standing commercial properties.
The following ethical rule is
taken from the 2012-2013 edition
of "Uniform Standards of
Professional Appraisal Practice"
published by the
Emphasis and comment added by
must not accept an assignment,
or have a compensation
arrangement for an
assignment, that is
contingent on any of the
1. the reporting of a
predetermined result (e.g.,
opinion of value);
2. a direction in assignment
results that favors the cause of
3. the amount of a value
4. the attainment of a
stipulated result (e.g., that
the loan closes, or taxes are
5. the occurrence of a
subsequent event directly
related to the appraiser’s
opinions and specific to the
mentioned at No. 5 may be the
closing. If an appraiser agrees
to wait until the closing to
receive their fee they may be in
violation of this ethical rule.
C.S. Gardner & Associates, Inc., is multi-faceted real estate
appraisal and consulting firm. The firm specializes in
appraising for litigation valuation, eminent domain, and
We do assignments for individuals on
commercial, industrial, acreage, and other non-residential
properties. We serve clients in Flagler, St. Johns,
Putnam, Duval, and Clay Counties.
The firm places a strong emphasis on individual owner's property
rights. If your property is being acquired by a governmental
agency, we work with you to insure that you are justly
compensated for your property.
The firm also does consultation work involving litigation
valuation. Such work includes expert witness testimony,
assistance with trial strategy, appraisal review, assistance in
mediation, fee and cost analysis, and other consultation
The firm accepts assignments throughout the state of Florida. We
have also completed assignments for the "United States
Department of Interior" on the "Blue Ridge Parkway" in Virginia.
We do not accept assignments for governmental agencies.
removed all banks and governmental agencies from our approved
In addition to litigation appraisal, the firm accepts valuation
assignments involving protection of property owner rights in
matters of zoning/land use changes and taxation.
We recognize the importance of protecting the personal
information you provide C. S. Gardner & Associates, Inc. We
We gather the following types of information needed to
complete our assignment, fulfill your requests, and maintain
Contact information you provide (for example, your personal and
business addresses, phone and fax numbers, firm affiliations and
Surveys, building plans, title abstracts, etc.
Information you volunteer, via applications to public zoning and
Public records are exceptions.
We use this information in performing the services requested
by our clients; i.e. appraisal, appraisal review and
C. S. Gardner & Associates, Inc., does not share, sell or
trade e-mail addresses. We do not sell, rent or trade your
personal information to others.
We will not share, sell or otherwise provide other
information about you or the data you furnish to us to third
parties except when required by law or valid legal process.
Marketplace Orders (Contact Us)
When you order a service from C. S. Gardner & Associates, Inc.,
we will need to know your name, street address (whether
commercial or residential) for delivery, telephone number and
e-mail address. This information is used for billing purposes
and to fill your requests. If we have trouble completing your
assignment, this contact information is used to get in touch
Our website has a form to request appraisal, review or
consultation services. Information requested includes those
mentioned above. Contact information will be used to provide you
with a fee and time quotation.
We subcontract with other parties to provide specific services.
When you request one of our services, we will share your name
and other contact information as necessary for the third party
to provide these services. Third parties are not allowed to use
personally identifiable information except for the purpose of
providing these services.
The C. S. Gardner & Associates, Inc., website contains links to
other websites. Please be aware that C. S. Gardner & Associates,
Inc., is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other
sites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and
to read the privacy statements of each and every website that
collects personally identifiable information. This privacy
statement applies solely to the information collected by our
In addition, we are governed by the Confidentiality Rule of the
Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice published
by the Appraisal Foundation, as shown on the "Definitions" page
of our website.
Notification of Changes
of those changes on our website newsletter so you are always
aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under
what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.