Mr. Gillespie is a Director within Cushman & Wakefield of North Carolina, Inc., Valuation & Advisory group.
He has over thirteen years of experience in commercial real estate appraisal and consulting experience throughout the Southeastern United States. Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Mr. Gillespie worked with Roscoe W. Shiplett, MAI for over a decade primarily focusing on eminent domain appraisals. Mr. Gillespie has previously held positions with Grubb & Ellis Landauer, RW Shiplett & Associates, Shiplett-Wilkins & Associates & Efird Corporation. In addition, Mr. Gillespie began his appraisal career in 1998 in Fort Myers, Florida as an appraiser’s assistant at Hanson Real Estate Advisors, under the tutelage of Mr. Woody Hanson, MAI, CRE, CCIM, FRICS, past national president of the Appraisal Institute in 2000. Mr. Gillespie is a third generation MAI.
Mr. Gillespie currently focuses on shopping center valuation, but is also actively involved in the valuation of industrial and agricultural properties. Mr. Gillespie’s experience encompasses a wide variety of analysis and valuation for property types including retail, industrial, agricultural and eminent domain appraisals with litigation support. Mr. Gillespie is ARGUS Software Certified – ASC Valuation DCF.
Awards & Associations
Designated Member, Appraisal Institute -MAI (436538)
Professional Member, Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS), Member (6558883)
ARGUS Software Certified – ASC Valuation DCF
North Carolina - Certified General Real Estate Appraiser (A5167)
South Carolina - Certified General Real Estate Appraiser (CG6796)
Virginia - Certified General Real Estate Appraiser (4001 015471)