Raymond Higgins joined Newmark Valuation & Advisory in 2017 as a senior managing director in the Atlanta office, where he serves as both the Southeast market leader and the specialty practice leader for the Multifamily practice. He works primarily in the states of Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.
Mr. Higgins has 33 years of real estate appraisal and consulting experience working for financial institutions, insurance companies, pension funds, attorneys, and individuals. His overall valuation experience includes appraisals of numerous types of commercial properties including apartments, office buildings, retail facilities, industrial properties and vacant commercial sites.
Prior to Newmark, Mr. Higgins operated his own appraisal firm, Southeast Realty Consultants, for eight years. He joined Newmark upon its acquisition of Southeast Realty Consultants in 2017. Prior to that, Mr. Higgins spent 17 years with CBRE and was its top producer nationally for 13 years.
Mr. Higgins is a certified commercial real estate appraiser in the states of Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, where he double majored in finance and management.