J. Lee Donnelly & Son performs appraisals for the commercial marketplace. We will provide valuation information on various income producing properties, such as commercial rental properties, apartments, retail strip centers and office buildings. We also provide appraisals for embassies, chanceries and special purpose properties such as schools and churches. J. Lee Donnelly & Son performs work for government entities in our area as well. We provide valuations for local colleges and universities, including George Washington, Catholic University and Georgetown.

The company has over 60 years’ experience evaluating commercial properties in the DC Metro area. As commercial appraisers, we may be asked to provide expert witness testimony for assessment appeals. Retrospective valuations – the value of a property at a certain year – are also performed by J. Lee Donnelly. On the commercial side of our business, we often work with federally regulated lenders, individuals, attorneys, estates, accountants and non-profit organizations.

J. Lee Donnelly commercial appraisers are thorough and accurate. Our reports are Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) compliant – in other words, we follow the rules and regulations set up by our profession. Because we are members of The Appraisal Institute (AI), our reports conform with their requirements as well. We are in business to provide an accurate analysis of properties – the fair market value – for various entities, including attorneys, accountants, banks, charities and others.

Because we have been performing commercial appraisals for over six decades, the data we’ve gathered is unequaled. We are well-qualified to provide a detailed analysis on commercial properties in the Washington DC area, including:

  • Professional appraisal
  • Valuation of property
  • Physical inspection of the property
  • Interior and exterior photos

Our detailed analysis includes a physical inspection of the property as well as interior and exterior photos.