Julius Blatt, MAI

Executive Vice President

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Professional Experience

Julius Blatt, MAI is Executive Vice President of the Dallas-Fort Worth office of the CBRE Valuation and Advisory Services Group. He has over 35 years of experience in the valuation and analysis of commercial real estate including appraisals, feasibility studies and retail site selection. His areas of expertise include office buildings, shopping centers, industrial properties, apartments, land developments, automobile dealerships, churches, schools and trade marts. He has served as an expert witness on real estate valuation matters in County, State and Federal courts.

Mr. Blatt is the Co-National Practice Leader of CBRE’s Sports and Entertainment Valuation Practice, appraising stadiums, arenas, amusement parks, waterparks, multi-screen cinemas and ice rinks. His experience includes appraising stadiums housing MLB, NFL and MLS teams as well as NBA and NHL arenas.

Prior to joining CBRE, Mr. Blatt was a founding principal and managing partner of Kosowsky Blatt and Associates, a Dallas-based real estate appraisal and consulting firm. He has also served as a Second Vice President of Chase Manhattan Bank. His retail site section experience includes Saks Fifth Avenue and Kohl’s.

Mr. Blatt is a past member of the Board of Directors of the North Texas Chapter of the Appraisal Institute.


  • University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia Master of Business Administration in Real Estate, 1980
  • State University of New York, Buffalo, New York Bachelor of Science in Business Administration/Marketing, 1978

Professional Affiliations / Accreditations

  • Appraisal Institute, Designated Member (MAI), Certificate No. 8416
  • Appraisal Institute- Approved Instructor
  • Member- International Council of Shopping Centers
  • Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law- Guest Lecturer
  • University of Texas-Arlington Graduate Program in Real Estate- Guest Lecturer
  • Certified General Real Estate Appraiser
    • State of Texas No. TX-1320703-G
    • State of Kansas No. G-3095


  • Bank of Hope
  • Bank of Oklahoma
  • Bank OZK
  • BB&T
  • Capital One
  • Comerica
  • Credit Union of Texas
  • Dallas Independent School District
  • Frost Bank
  • Hunton and Williams
  • HCA
  • Inwood National Bank
  • John HancockLeg
  • acy Texas Bank
  • Metropolitan Capital Advisors
  • M&T Bank
  • Orix Capital Markets
  • Plano Independent School District
  • TBK Bank
  • Texas Bank and Trust
  • Thompson and Knight
  • Toyota Financial Services