Michael Lester is a real estate professional with over two decades of real estate appraisal and consulting experience. His dedication to both fields is clear through the wonderful reputation Willowbrook Valuation & Advisory Services maintains throughout the Baltimore and Washington metropolitan areas.
Mr. Lester has specialized in commercial real estate consulting throughout Maryland, Virginia, Delaware and the District of Columbia over the course of his career. Michael has experience providing appraisal, reviews, rent analyses, feasibility studies, tax appeals and real estate counseling for a variety of property types including hotels, shopping centers, industrial and office properties, as well as subsidized (HAP) apartments and supporting rent comparability studies. He also has extensive experience with HUD insured MAP assignments.
Mr. Lester has a master’s degree in community planning from the University of Maryland and a bachelor’s degree in politics and journalism from Boston University.
Professional Memberships & Accreditations
- Designated Member (MAI) of the Appraisal Institute
- Qualified Expert Witness in the United States Bankruptcy Court and Maryland Tax Court
- Board of Directors, Treasurer, Lambda Alpha International (LAI) Society, Baltimore Chapter