Director • United States
Ms. Kelly’s valuation and consulting practice has been focused around determining opinions of value for full and partial interests of various property types. She has had thorough experience in the valuation of residential, commercial, industrial, and specialty property types including specialty industrial facilities, government facilities, rural desert land, motion picture studios, and parks and recreational land, for the purposes of mortgage and bond financing, tax valuation, litigation support, eminent domain, and pension fund financing.
Ms. Kelly has a wide breadth of experience, as she has been engaged in assignments that include various market studies real estate and construction variables’ impact on value, as well as the valuation of multi-family developments (proposed, existing, and as though converted), single family homes for estate portfolios and litigation purposes, parking facilities, mixed-use properties, charter school sites for feasibility and lending purposes, standard office and creative office properties, various types of industrial properties, power generating facilities, and land valuation across California, spanning from the Mojave Desert to the city of Malibu.
Ms. Kelly has participated in various eminent domain assignments, representing both the property owner and municipal or government agency(). She has valued full and partial acquisitions, damages, and temporary construction easements. Her experience also includes analysis and the effects of issues affecting the marketability and utility of properties, including encroachments, easements, and other encumbrances.
Before joining the team at Cushman & Wakefield, Ms. Kelly was a Valuation Analyst at Norris Realty Advisors in Pasadena, California, where she focused mainly on the valuation of industrial, multi- family, educational facilities, and vacant land, along with various special use properties. Prior to this and as an appraiser with Lea Associates, Inc. in Westwood, California, Ms. Kelly focused predominantly on public agency work for eminent domain, along with various industrial and commercial properties.
- Bachelor of Arts, University of Southern California
- Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in California (#3005419)
- Second Advisor, Northwestern Branch, Southern California Chapter of the Appraisal Institute
- Practicing Affiliate, Appraisal Institute