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Thu 7

The Top 4 Reasons a Real Estate Expert Witness Will Help Your Case

The knowledge of a real estate expert witness in Arkansas can help you substantiate your case in a court of law.

Testimony from an real estate expert witness could help make or break your case.

If you find yourself in the middle of a real estate dispute, then you may need a real estate expert witness who can give factual analysis, serve as a guard against bias, and act as a professional consultant for your lawyer. Whether you are involved in a home building dispute or a potential breach in a construction contract, testimony from an real estate expert witness could be the deciding factor when it comes time for your day in court. 

Fri 20

The 3 Methods for Appraising Commercial Real Estate Value

A commercial property appraiser explains commercial appraisal methods.

The type of commercial appraisal method used to evaluate your property depends on the circumstances, location, and earning potential.

Whether you are looking to buy or sell a piece of commercial property, you will need to have a commercial property appraisal done at some point before closing. In today’s market, lenders typically require an appraisal prior to signing off on a mortgage or other real estate loan. Lenders want assurances that the value of the property they are financing at least meets the terms of the loan. Understanding the three most common commercial appraisal methods will allow you to take a more active role in the process.

Ferstl Endorsements:

“I have worked with both Tom and J. T. Ferstl in numerous eminent domain cases over the last decade. Their dedication to their craft and to providing clients with a fair and defensible appraisal is second to none in my experience. They have also been invaluable in evaluating cases and the expert reports provided by the opposing parties.


Without hesitation, I would recommend both Tom and J. T. and their staff of appraisers to anyone in need of such services both in and out of a litigation setting.”