Valuation Advisors Expands National Footprint, Adds CRE Leader in New York City

Partner Valuation Advisors Expands National Footprint in Northeast with CRE Leader in New York City

February 3, 2023, New York City – Partner Valuation Advisors is expanding its U.S. presence in the Northeast with the addition of a commercial real estate expert in New York City. Michael Wahl, MAI, AI-GRS, is joining the national CRE valuation advisory firm as a Managing Director in its New York Office. Mr. Wahl brings significant experience working with banking, agency, and private lending clients throughout the country.


“Partner Valuation Advisors continues to execute on our national growth plan that is designed to efficiently and effectively serve clients across the United States,” said Partner Valuation Advisors’ Senior Managing Director Eric Enloe, MAI, CRE, FRICS. “The strategic addition of Michael broadens our reach and allows us to rapidly execute on single asset and portfolio assignments for all types of lenders including Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae, as well as investment funds and occupiers.”


Since launching in September 2022, Partner Valuation Advisors has grown to more than 40 employees in 19 markets nationally, making it one of the fastest growing commercial real estate valuation advisory companies in the country. The Chicago-based, technology-forward firm serves the needs of investors, lenders, and real estate occupiers, and performs valuation assignments in all 50 states.


Prior to joining Partner Valuation Advisors, Mr. Wahl served as Managing Director of National Private Lending in Bowery Valuation’s New York office. Earlier in his career, he worked at BBG’s New York office. He brings more than a decade of commercial real estate valuation and brokerage experience including retail, industrial, and multifamily assets.


Mr. Wahl has appraised roughly $5 billion worth of commercial real estate in more than 40 states over his career. Among the list of valuation and advisory assignments he has executed include those involving specialized multifamily and mixed-use properties on behalf of private lenders, as well as national agency clients.


Mr. Wahl holds licenses in 33 states, as well as MAI and AI-GRS designations from the Appraisal Institute. He earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Emory University in 2012, and an MBA in Real Estate & Management from NYU’s Stern School of Business in 2022.


Partner Valuation Advisors team members hold appraisal licenses in all 50 states and the firm has offices in Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Chicago, Cleveland, Cincinnati, Denver, Des Moines, Indianapolis, Jacksonville, Los Angeles, Kansas City, Knoxville (TN), Miami, New York City, Northern NJ, Phoenix, 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 3rd 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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