The real estate appraisal firm Valbridge Property Advisors | Broom, Moody, Johnson & Grainger, Inc. (BMJG) has rebranded itself as Florida Valuation, effective March 18, 2015. The firm, which formed in Jacksonville in 1982, will continue to offer commercial and residential appraisal services to clients throughout the state of Florida.
Farley Grainger, CRE, MAI, a founding partner of BMJG, will remain with the company to provide strategic leadership in an advisory role. Nick Chop, MAI, Courtland C. Eyrick, MAI, and Justin S. Markley, MAI have been appointed as principals.
“I am extremely excited to be a part of this next chapter of the company. This is a positive transition to the next generation, which will do great things under the new brand Florida Valuation,” said Grainger. “Nick, Courtland and Justin are outstanding young men who have shown tremendous leadership, and they are very knowledgeable appraisers in all areas of valuation. The future of this company, which I was fortunate enough to be a part of at the beginning and over the past 30 years, is very bright. Our clients can be confident that we will continue to provide the best quality product in the marketplace.”
Chop brings more than two decades of commercial real estate appraisal and eminent domain valuation experience to the company. He is the current president of the Northeast Florida Chapter of the Appraisal Institute. Eyrick will lead the firm’s litigation efforts, while Markley will focus on serving bank and institutional clients.
“To be part of the most recognizable and respected appraisal firm in Jacksonville is exciting. I have known Farley my whole career and I am appreciative of his decades of leadership to get the company to where it is today,” said Chop. “This foundation of excellence is important as Florida Valuation expands its services to include eminent domain valuation for clients throughout the state of Florida. With Justin and Courtland leading other areas of the business, we are well diversified and have a great future.”
About Florida Valuation:
Florida Valuation is a real estate appraisal firm headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla. The firm specializes in providing commercial and residential appraisal, eminent domain valuation, litigation support, and consulting services for banks, institutional clients, governmental agencies, attorneys, and individuals. To learn more, visit floridavaluation.com.