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1st AEROW Valuation

2325 S Michigan Ave.,
Chicago, Il 60616

About Us

1st AEROW Valuation is committed to supporting commercial property owners with reliable information, effective tools and sound concepts to address their real estate needs and concerns. We strive to guide our clients in the development of simple solutions to even the most complex valuation problems. Our promise is the most effective, efficient, and appropriate response for all your commercial real estate valuation needs.

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Appraisal Institute – Chicago Chapter, 2016 – 2017 Scholarship Committee Regional Representative

International Right of Way Association – Chapter #12, Education Committee Member.

Project Highlights

1st AEROW Valuation serves government entities, engineering consultants, prime contractors and financial institutions, primarily in regions throughout the Midwest. The company’s founder and managing director, Mr. Smedmore Bernard Jr., is a certified General Real Estate Appraiser in the states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin, Iowa, Ohio, and Texas. He has a wealth of experience in economics, commercial real estate appraisal, retail property valuations, commercial property valuations, industrial property valuations and valuations for senior living facilities, parking garages, condominium developments, multi-family housing and vacant land. Outlined below are some of his accomplishments.

Achieved Compliance with Appraiser Regulatory

Agencies for Midwest Bank Appraisal Review Department, as their Chief Review Appraiser.

Excelled in valuating properties, reviewing and/or managing the valuation of properties for CBRE Inc.,
Bank of America, Midwest Bank and Integra Realty Resources.

Agency Certifications

Certifications: Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) with IL Dept. of Transportation (IDOT)

Business Contact
Smedmore S. M. Bernard Jr.
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