Ann Marie McCarthy


  • Ann Marie McCarthy, MAI, CCIM
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    Ann has completed appraisals for banks, savings and loans, insurance companies, individuals, attorneys, the School Board of Broward County, the Resolution Trust Corporation, and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. Properties appraised include vacant land, industrial properties, retail shopping centers, apartment complexes, office buildings, subdivisions, condominium projects, restaurants, marinas, boatyards, funeral homes, timeshare properties, and automobile dealerships. Appraisals were completed for financing, condemnation, non-condemnation litigation, and asset management purposes.

    Recognized by Florida Real Estate Journal as one of the Top Women in Florida Commercial Real Estate for 2004.

    Qualified as expert witness in Broward County Circuit Court as well as Federal District Court.

  • North Central College, Naperville, IL – Bachelor of Arts, 1987

    Appraisal-related courses:

    The Appraisal Institute:

    • Course 110 – Appraisal Principles, September 1993
    • Course 210 – Appraisal Procedures, March 1994
    • Course 1A-2 – Capitalization Part B, March 1992
    • Course 2-1 Case Studies, November 1992
    • Course 510 – Report Writing, October 1993

    The Appraiser’s Complete Review, July 1994

    • Course 700 – Appraising for Litigation I
    • Course 710 – Appraising for Litigation II

    The American Institute of Real Estate Appraisers:

    • Course IA-1 Capitalization, September 1989
    • Course SPP Standards of Professional Practice, December 1989

    Commercial Investment Real Estate Association:

    • CI 101 Financial Analysis for Commercial Real Estate
    • CI 201 Market Analysis for Commercial Real Estate
    • CI 301 Decision Analysis for Commercial Real Estate

  • 11/94 to Present

    • President
      • AMH Appraisal Consultants, Inc.
    • 11/92 to 11/94
      • Commercial Associate
        • Pardue, Heid, Church, Smith & Waller, of So. Fla., Inc.
        • Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
    • 1/88 to 10/92
      • Commercial Associate
        • Appraisal Services, Inc.
        • Pompano Beach, Florida


  • Member, Appraisal Institute, Certificate #10,760

    • Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) #8349
    • Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW), Fort Lauderdale/Palm Beach
      • 1996 Hospitality Director
      • 1997 Hospitality Director
      • 1998 Recording Secretary and National Delegate
      • 2001 President Elect and Conference Chair
      • 2002 President
      • 2003-2004 National Delegate
      • 2005 Founder, Past Presidents’ Council
      • 2006 Sponsorship, Chicago
    • Commercial and Industrial Real Estate Brokers Association (CIREBA)
    • NAIOP
    • Society of Commercial Realtors
    • Appraisal Institute
      • 2000 -2003 Chair, Public Relations Committee
      • 2003-2007 Member, National Membership Diversity Committee
      • 2008, Chair, National Diversity Committee

  • “Aristotle, Appraisal Writing, and the Art of Persuasion”, The Appraisal Journal, July, 1997

    • Awarded Honorable Mention, Armstrong/Kahn Award presented April, 1998.
    • 2003 – Co-authored “Accounting for Change: GASB, FASB and Mark to Market”
    • Published in Valuation Insights and Perspective magazine.

  • Licenses

    • State of Florida Certified General Appraiser #0001971
    • State of Florida Broker/Salesman License #1495848
    • BROWARD COUNTY VALUE ADJUSTMENT BOARD
      • 1996 Appraiser Special Master
      • 1997 Appraiser Special Master
      • 1998 Appraiser Special Master
      • 1999 Appraiser Special Master
      • 2000 Appraiser Special Master
      • 2001 Appraiser Special Master
    • DADE COUNTY VALUE ADJUSTMENT BOARD
      • 1997 Appraiser Special Master
    • FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
      • Approved, Minority Business Enterprise
    • State of Florida Minority