Robert Kamb joined Newmark Valuation & Advisory in December 2017 and currently serves as a vice president within the company’s Columbus, Ohio, office. In this role, Mr. Kamb is responsible for providing appraisal and consulting services to investors for a number of property types while utilizing his broad experience in the commercial real estate industry to help provide excellent client service.
Mr. Kamb has been professionally involved in the commercial real estate sector for 15 years. During this time, Mr. Kamb has performed appraisals, market studies, valuation reviews and feasibility analysis. He has completed appraisal assignments for a wide array of commercial property types with an emphasis in the multifamily sector.
Mr. Kamb started his position at Newmark after serving as an associate director with Cushman & Wakefield’s Ohio regional office. In this capacity, Mr. Kamb was part of the firm’s national Multifamily Practice Group, specializing in the appraising and consulting of the region’s market-rate, affordable and subsidized multi-family housing. Mr. Kamb also appraised numerous other property types, including retail, office, mixed use, industrial and unimproved development sites and has extensive experience valuing intangible assets and benefits such as tax abatements, tax increment financing, PACE financing and historic tax credits.
Prior to Cushman & Wakefield, Mr. Kamb worked in the real estate technical services division at Wells Fargo, where he performed bidding and awarding of valuation assignments within a multi-state region to external fee appraisers. He also performed valuation review due diligence and internal valuation assignments.
Previously, Mr. Kamb was a real estate consultant at Vogt Strategic Insights, a privately owned firm, where he performed market research throughout the U.S. relating to apartment, condominium, mixed use and single family home development. During this time, Mr. Kamb performed market study and real estate analysis in more than 35 states and in more than 70 of Ohio’s 88 counties.
- Certified general real estate appraiser, states of Kentucky and Ohio
- Member, Ohio Chapter of the Appraisal Institute
- Candidate for MAI Designation, Appraisal Institute
Mr. Kamb holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Ohio University.