Clayton is a Senior Appraiser in the Valuation and Advisory Services Group’s North Central region. He works out of CBRE’s Oak Brook office with his primary geographical concentration being the greater Chicagoland area and the State of Illinois. Clay has over fifteen years of real estate appraisal and consulting experience with his experience encompassing a wide variety of property types including retail, industrial, office, medical office, multi-family residential, subdivisions, and other special purpose properties.
Clayton is a member of CBRE’s National Medical Office Valuation Practice Group, specializing in the valuation and analysis of non-institutional and institutional-grade medical office properties. He has experience providing appraisal reports for institutions, investors, special servicers, developers, individual and corporate property owners with regard to acquisitions, litigation, mortgage lending and portfolio purposes. In addition, his experience includes third-party appraisal reviews, market studies, and rent analyses.
Apart from his medical office sector focus, Clay also specializes in the valuation of development land; specifically, residential subdivision projects as well as commercial and industrial use developments. His extensive knowledge in these fields makes him a substantial resource for CBRE’s Valuation and Advisory Services Group.
Clayton came to CBRE from Conn Valuation Group, a local Chicago appraisal firm, where he served as a senior appraiser. In this role, he gained a very competent knowledge-base and practice of the appraisal profession by valuing mid-market real estate throughout the Chicagoland area including retail, industrial, office, multi-family residential and other special purpose properties for large to smaller-sized financial institutions.