Neal A. Eaton, MAI, MRICS began his career with the Valuation & Advisory group in April 1998. He held the title of Senior Appraiser from April 1998 to November 2003.He currently holds the title of Senior Director.
Before joining Cushman & Wakefield, Mr. Eaton was Collateral Analyst, Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac), McLean, Virginia, Risk Management Department, Multi-Family Division, October 1995 to April 1998. He held the title of Vice President/Manager, Legg Mason Realty Group, establishing and managing the Washington, DC regional office. From November 1990 to October 1995 he was employed as Assistant Vice President, Maryland National Bank in Baltimore, Maryland, Appraisal and Appraisal Review Services. Prior to that, he was an Assessor III, for the Maryland State Department of Assessments and Taxation, performing Ad Valorem assessments on residential and commercial properties from July 1979 to July 1984.
Mr. Eaton’s experience includes appraisal, consulting and ad valorem tax appeal work on the following property types: Office and Medical Office Buildings. Regional Malls, Power Centers, Outlet Centers, Community & Neighborhood Shopping Centers, Department Stores, Industrial Buildings, Residential Subdivisions, Single Family Residences, Multi-Family Properties, Condominiums/Duplexes, Subdivision Analysis, Golf Courses, Mixed Use Properties, Special Purpose Facilities, Hotel/Motel, Religious and Educational Facilities, Commercial Land.
He is a qualified as an expert witness in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Maryland Tax Court and Maryland District Court. Mr. Eaton has successfully completed all courses and experience requirements to qualify for the MAI designation; attended numerous continuing education classes and seminars; and is currently certified under the requirements of the continuing education program of the Appraisal Institute.
Mr. Eaton received his Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Maryland (College Park, MD).