Senior Director, Property Tax Services
Rocky joined Colliers International as an Appraisal Consultant in 2008. He has been a member of the Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC) since 2002, receiving the AACI accreditation in 2006. Rocky has been working in the valuation of commercial properties since 1996.
His start in commercial real estate was in the field of property tax appeals, and this has remained one of his specialties, along with other litigation appraisal services as well as appraisals for lending, development, acquisition, and other purposes.
Selected Clients and Services:
-Federal, provincial, and municipal governments - market analysis, acquisitions & dispositions
-Non-profit groups, Institutional Users - property tax appeal and exemptions
-International Developers - feasibility studies, valuation for financing, and tax appeals
-Valuation for Litigation - for CRA/IRS, insurance claims, rental arbitration, environmental impact on market value
-Unique Properties - valuation for various purposes - airports, large-scale or specialty industrial properties, specialty retail or service industry, eco-gifting
-Tenants and Owner Occupants - business tax appeals
-Estate Settlement - for CRA, disposal, family transfer, accounting
-Independent Financial Review (IFRS) - income tax returns for businesses with reportable assets. Currently for companies who require this due to being publicly traded, or operating in foreign countries. This will be standard in Canada shortly.
Bachelor of Arts from the University of Manitoba
Attained AACI, P. App certification from the Appraisal Institute of Canada
Memberships & Involvements
Appraisal Institute of Canada