Brian Chandler Joins Partner Valuation Advisors to Lead National Senior Housing Practice 

Senior Managing Director to Participate in National Leadership Team

April 3, 2023, Chicago – Partner Valuation Advisors, a national commercial real estate valuation advisory firm, appointed Brian Chandler, MAI, CRE, FRICS, as Senior Managing Director. Based in Raleigh, North Carolina, Mr. Chandler will lead its Seniors Housing practice, focused on conducting appraisals, market studies, large portfolio engagements and consulting assignments for properties on a national basis. He will also be a member of the firm’s national leadership team. 

Since launching in September 2022, Partner Valuation Advisors has completed more than 700 valuations across 40 states with an aggregate commercial real estate value exceeding $20 billion. The Chicago-based, technology-forward firm has grown to more than 50 employees in 20-plus markets nationally, making it one of the fastest growing commercial real estate valuation advisory companies in the U.S. Partner Valuation Advisors serves investors, lenders, REITS, investment funds, and real estate occupiers. 

Partner Valuation Advisors’ Senior Managing Director Eric Enloe, MAI, CRE, FRICS, said, “Brian is one of the country’s most respected valuation experts for seniors housing assets. He is counted on to produce actionable intelligence to guide investment decisions by owners and developers, insurance companies, pension fund advisors, government agencies, commercial lending institutions, and investment companies.”

Mr. Chandler brings more than 30 years of commercial real estate experience. Prior to Partner Valuation Advisors, he most recently served as Managing Director for JLL Valuation and Advisory, overseeing the Seniors Housing team for more than six years in Dallas, TX. In 2022, the team was responsible for valuing in total aggregate market values of over $45 billion in seniors housing assets, which was approximately 10% of the total seniors housing market capitalization. Earlier in his career, he served in Managing Director/Partner roles at Integra Realty Resources in Dallas. 

Mr. Chandler has worked for some of the top owners and developers, institutional investors, government agencies, and CRE lending institutions including Aegis Living, AEW, Berkadia, Capital One Bank, Columbia Pacific Advisors, Fannie Mae, Grandbridge Real Estate Capital, Greystone, KeyBank, Kisco Senior Living, M&T Bank, PGIM, Protective Life Insurance Company, Truist, and Wells Fargo Bank.

Mr. Chandler holds a MAI designation from the Appraisal Institute, is a member of the American Senior Housing Association (ASHA), and earned a CRE designation from the Counselors of Real Estate in 2012. He received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas.

Partner Valuation Advisors’ team members hold appraisal licenses in all 50 states and the firm has offices in Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Chicago, Cleveland, Cincinnati, Dallas, Denver, Des Moines, Indianapolis, Jacksonville, Los Angeles, Kansas City, Knoxville (TN), Miami, New York City, Northern NJ, Phoenix, Raleigh, Seattle, and Washington, D.C.

About Partner Valuation Advisors

Partner Valuation Advisors is a Chicago-based affiliate company of Partner Engineering and Science, Inc. The valuation enterprise was introduced in 2022 with the formation of a new team of leaders focused on performing commercial real estate valuations nationally for investors, lenders, and real estate occupiers. The team is led by Brandon Nunnink, CFA, and Eric Enloe, MAI, CRE, FRICS. Please visit us online at

About Partner Engineering and Science, Inc. 

Partner is the most trusted choice for third-party due diligence and consulting in the commercial real estate industry, providing full-service engineering, environmental and energy services throughout the Americas, Europe, and around the globe. With a multidisciplinary approach, Partner serves clients at all stages from initial due diligence and design to development and construction, as well as the ongoing maintenance and optimization of a real estate asset. 

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