CA Appraiser License #AG026682
Marty J. Shearer, MAI, joined Newmark Knight Frank in 2018 and serves as a senior vice president in the company’s Roseville, California office as well as its Sacramento, California office. Mr. Shearer is a 26-year commercial real estate veteran with substantial expertise in the appraisal of income-producing properties, including office, industrial, retail, land and various specialty properties. He also provides services for market rent and market sales transactions.
Prior to Newmark Knight Frank, Mr. Shearer served for two years as the principal/owner of the Sacramento office of Pacific Coast Valuation Group, a regional affiliation with offices in Portland and Seattle. From 2012 to 2016, he was senior valuation services director of Valuation & Advisory in Colliers International’s Sacramento office. The company previously operated as First Service/PGP, with Mr. Shearer its co-manager from 2008 to 2012, before being acquired by Colliers. He worked as an associate director at Cushman & Wakefield from 2005 to 2007.
Prior to C&W, Mr. Shearer was a senior appraiser/team leader for Palmer, Groth & Pietka (PGP) from 1998 to 2005 in Sacramento. Mr. Shearer began his career in commercial real estate appraisal in 1993 at Schueler, McKown & Keenan in Seattle.
In 2006, Mr. Shearer received Cushman & Wakefield’s Northern California Service Excellence Award.
Licenses and Designations
Mr. Shearer is a designated member of the Appraisal Institute (MAI) and a certified general real estate appraiser in the state of California.
Additionally, Mr. Shearer has qualified as an expert appraiser in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of California in Sacramento and Sonoma Counties. His past experience also includes property tax appeals (Sacramento, Placer & Yolo Counties), litigation support and estate tax consultations.
Mr. Shearer earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from Washington State University. He has also completed the requirements of the Appraisal Institute’s continuing education program.