Joel is a Managing Director at BBG. He has over 27 years of experience in real estate valuation, investment analysis, and consultation. Mr. Leitnerâ€™s experience includes a diversified background in the valuation of real estate on a national basis for a wide range of applications including market value appraisals, property portfolio consulting and management, investment advisory service, valuations and consulting studies for securitization-equity based and mortgage-backed transactions, purchase price allocations, liquidation sale valuations, condemnation, tax reduction, estates, and expert witness testimony for litigation. These activities have been conducted on behalf of foreign and domestic investment firms including major industrial corporations, leading foreign and domestic financial institutions, individual investors, leading law firms, and government agencies. Mr. Leitnerâ€™s experience in real estate valuation and consulting has encompassed an extremely diverse range of real estate. This experience includes researching and analyzing various real estate markets within the Tristate area along with testifying as an expert witness in several local and federal courts. Mr. Leitner has recently been appointed to the panel of neutral arbitrators by the American Arbitration Association. Appraisal assignments include industrial facilities, shopping centers and malls, office and medical centers, hotel and motel facilities, and apartment complexes.