Accurate and Quick Assessments
We assess an up-to-date replacement value to ensure you know the correct value of your property and are not paying too much in insurance premiums, particularly today when insurance rates are rising at a significant pace.
We make sure that you are neither over-insured nor under-insured.
Why Work With Us?
We help property owners obtain an accurate and quick assessment of the value of their commercial real estate to ensure they are properly insured.
Using our extensive knowledge and industry-leading technology, the Valuations & Advisory team at Colliers analyzes relevant market data in an efficient and timely manner to provide the most up-to-date value of your property.
Through our experience, expertise and unparalleled resources, we give you peace of mind that you are not paying more than you should to insure your property.
The Advantage of Colliers for The Property Owner
Expertise and Experience
The team has decades of combined experience, with each member being professionally designated.
Colliers, an international company with a rich history, delivers an exemplary client experience. We pride ourselves on having a very high standard for our methodology and work. Our service is thorough from beginning to end.
Colliers has a multitude of resources that we use in a synergistic way to facilitate insurance appraisals. Our property management division has a wealth of data on the commercial real estate industry. We also use our proprietary property database to access and provide key information when assessing the value of a property.
Convenience and Consistent Presence
The Colliers team is available to provide a report annually on a building’s value.
The cost of engaging trusted Colliers experts is competitive with the rest of the market and is a fraction of the cost a building owner would pay in annual insurance premiums.
The Colliers team is well-positioned to provide a thorough analysis of a building’s value for commercial, residential, industrial and municipal segments of the market.
Valuation Services Director
Simon Poon is a Valuation Services Director within the Colliers International Valuation and Advisory Services Group, based in the Vancouver Office.
Simon has been in the appraisal industry since 2003 and is a member in good standing of the Appraisal Institute of Canada. Simon has performed thousands of commercial appraisals over the past 18 years in all property types across the Lower Mainland
Simon’s scope of practice includes all manner of properties, including development land, multi-family, retail, industrial and specialized/custom use properties. Simon also has been affirmed as an expert witness in the Supreme Court of BC.
Valuation Services Director
Areas of Expertise
An Accredited real estate professional with more than 18 years of experience Cynthia specializes in the appraisal of large complex plant, machinery, equipment, special purpose, and industrial real estate.
Cynthia brings a solid analytical background in economic analysis,
cost modelling and functional obsolescence to deliver thorough, accurate and dependable appraisals.
Cynthia is responsible for valuation services in Quebec, national mandates for some of Colliers’ largest clients, and is a key member of Colliers’ National Machinery, Equipment, and Technical Specialty Appraisal team.
While graduating from the Laval University of Quebec City with a B. of Business Administration (BBA), Cynthia started her career as an assistant assessor at Quebec City Municipal Assessment. Freshly graduated, she jumped into a private firm as an appraiser and eventually became a partner.
In 2019 she completed the Machinery, Equipment and Technical Specialty Appraisal courses with the American Society of Appraisers in the US.
Cynthia has a vast network of relationships across Canada and the US.