Mr. Darner’s real estate career began in 2005, appraising residential properties throughout the San Diego region. In 2009 Mr. Darner joined the Arens Group, Inc., a boutique appraisal firm in San Diego County, where he performed appraisal valuations on a diverse range of commercial real estate. In 2015 Mr. Darner obtained his MAI designation from the Appraisal Institute. Mr. Darner joined Cushman & Wakefield Western, Inc. in July 2015, as a Director in the Valuation & Advisory group where he is responsible for valuation and consulting services within the Agribusiness, Natural Resources & Energy Practice Group.
Mr. Darner has performed valuations on a wide range of property types including: agricultural properties, residential properties, industrial, retail, office (medical and professional), mixed-use, religious facilities, educational facilities, and residential subdivisions. Additionally, Mr. Darner has provided litigation support and testimony on special purpose appraisals (easement, encroachment, construction defect, etc.) throughout Southern California.
Awards & Associations
• Designated Member, Appraisal Institute (MAI #474126)
• Candidate for Designation, Appraisal Institute (SRA Designation)
• California Certified General Real Estate Appraiser License No. AG038625
• California Real Estate Broker License No. 01787739
• Appraisal Institute: San Diego Chapter
− Director (2014-2016)
− Representative – California Government Relations Committee (2015)