June 25, 2015
Nicholas D. Pilz, MAI, SRA, AI-RRS has been elected to serve as Third Director of Region X of the Appraisal Institute. As a Director for Region X, Mr. Pilz will be responsible for overseeing Region X activities and serve as Region Finance Officer for the calendar year 2016. From 2017 through 2020, Mr. Pilz will join the Appraisal Institute National Board of Directors as one of 24 elected members. Region X of the Appraisal Institute comprises five chapters including East Florida, Florida Gulf Coast, Northeast Florida, South Florida, and the Puerto Rico and Caribbean chapters. Mr. Pilz also serves in capacity as the East Florida Nominating Committee Chair and the Vice-Chair of the National Education Committee.
The Appraisal Institute is a global professional association of real estate appraisers, with nearly 21,000 professionals in almost 60 countries throughout the world. Its mission is to advance professionalism and ethics, global standards, methodologies, and practices through the professional development of property economics worldwide.
Organized in 1932, the Appraisal Institute advocates equal opportunity and nondiscrimination in the appraisal profession and conducts its activities in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Individuals of the Appraisal Institute benefit from an array of professional education and advocacy programs, and may hold the prestigious MAI, SRPA, SRA, AI-GRS, and AI-RRS designations.
Thomas S. Martucci, MAI joined Edge Realty Advisors on June 11, 2015 becoming the third Principal of the firm. Ira S. Bellinkoff, MAI and Nicholas D. Pilz, MAI, SRA, AI-RRS are pleased to welcome him to the team as he brings a wealth of valuation and portfolio management experience.
Edge Realty Advisors is a commercial real estate valuation and consulting firm based in Orlando, Florida. The firm’s mission is to provide “cutting edge real estate solutions” to various clients including financial institutions, REIT’s, government entities and private property owners. Nicholas D. Pilz, MAI, SRA, AI-RRS and Ira S. Bellinkoff, MAI launched the company on March 23, 2015. Both partners are significantly involved in the Appraisal Institute, a global professional association of real estate appraisers, with nearly 21,000 professionals that was founded in 1932.