Mike Baker has been engaged in the valuation of commercial real estate since 2008. As a production appraiser, Mr. Baker has appraised institutional investment grade properties throughout Southern California. His appraisal practice at CBRE concentrates on hospitality, which includes full service hotels, boutique hotels and limited service hotels. In addition, Mr. Baker has experience appraising apartment, office, industrial and retail properties for institutional investors and major lenders. Before joining CBRE, he worked as an appraiser for one year at a national appraisal firm where he specialized in the valuation of hotels. Mr. Baker has been with the firm since August 2013.
Prior to entering the appraisal field, Mr. Baker worked in acquisitions and market research for several Southern California-based real estate development firms with an emphasis in urban mixed-use projects.