Stan Sidor, a senior vice president and manager for Kidder Mathews Valuation Advisory Services and a shareholder in the firm, has been awarded the prestigious CRE designation by The Counselors of Real Estate. The CRE designation certifies individual professional achievement in the real estate counseling profession, and it acknowledges a member’s status as one of the most trusted professionals in the field of real estate. Achieving the CRE designation demonstrates peer recognition for ethics, experience, expertise, influence, and eminence in real estate related counseling and advisory services.
Sidor has 27 years of experience as a professional commercial real estate appraiser. In addition to the CRE designation, he has earned the MAI designation and the AI-GRS designation from the Appraisal Institute. He is also the 2020 president of the Appraisal Institute, Seattle chapter, and he has served two terms as the president of the Appraiser’s Coalition of Washington (ACOW).
Sidor is qualified as an expert witness for real estate valuation in the state of Washington.
“CRE is a by invitation only professional organization with some of the best thought leaders in commercial real estate throughout the world,” said Peter Shorett, president of Kidder Mathews Valuation Advisory Services. “Congratulations to Stan for being invited to this esteemed group of professionals,” he said.
Kidder Mathews has one of the largest, independent valuation advisory groups on the West Coast with the highest number of appraisers who have earned the prestigious MAI designation by the Appraisal Institute and five who hold the prestigious CRE designation. Members of the group are also active with the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors and hold the FRICS and MRICS designations. The valuation advisory group includes 39 professional appraisers, including 24 MAIs, and performs over 1,600 appraisals and consulting assignments each year.
About Kidder Mathews
Kidder Mathews is the largest independently owned commercial real estate firm on the West Coast, with 800 real estate professionals and staff in 22 offices in Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada, and Arizona. Kidder Mathews offers a complete range of brokerage, appraisal, property management, consulting, project & construction management, and debt & equity finance services for all property types. The firm performs $9 billion in transactions, manages over 70 million square feet of space, and conducts over 1,600 appraisals annually. For more information, visit kidder.com.