Erik Hanson is a Managing Director at BBG out of the Chicago office. He has nearly 20 years of experience appraising a variety of commercial properties. Property types include apartments, mixed-use properties, light and heavy industrial, retail, recreational land, and others. He has completed a number of going concern appraisals involving hospitality and convenience store properties. 

For the past decade Erik has specialized in the appraisal and consulting of manufactured housing communities (MHC’s) and RV Parks/campgrounds. He has appraised and consulted on hundreds of communities across the United States for a wide variety of clients including lenders, attorneys, owners, and investors. Assignments have ranged from single properties to multi-property portfolios. He has appeared as a guest on several MHC related podcasts and contributes to numerous MHC groups on different social media platforms. 

Erik earned the MAI designation from the Appraisal Institute in 2014.  He served as the 2020 Chapter President for the Wisconsin Chapter of the Appraisal Institute and has spent several years as the Chapter’s Education Chair.  Erik attended the Leadership Development Advisory Council (LDAC) for three years and was selected as a Discussion Leader for the 2019 session.