Chris Jenkins, MAI, CCIM is a Director with 25 years of real estate appraisal and consulting experience. He is in the Valuation & Advisory Services group’s West Des Moines office in the North Central Region. Prior to joining CBRE in 2006, Mr. Jenkins was Vice President of Iowa Appraisal and Research Corporation in Des Moines, Iowa. His geographical focus is the States of Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota.
As a Director, Mr. Jenkins is responsible for appraisal reviews and internal quality control for the Iowa and Nebraska offices. He also assists with appraisal reviews in other areas of the North Central Region and third party reviews in addition to performing appraisal production. Mr. Jenkins has experience providing real estate appraisals, consultations, reviews, and litigation support. His clients include financial institutions, developers, individual and corporate property owners, special servicers, attorneys, city and county governments and state agencies. His appraisal experience encompasses a wide variety of property types including office, retail, industrial, multifamily residential, senior housing, hotels, net-leased investments, medical office buildings, restaurants, residential and commercial subdivisions, data centers, golf courses, rail corridors, and other special purpose properties. Mr. Jenkins heads up the Hospitality & Gaming Group for the Des Moines and Omaha offices of CBRE and is responsible for lodging appraisals and consulting services in Iowa and Nebraska.
Mr. Jenkins holds the MAI designation from the Appraisal Institute and the CCIM designation from the CCIM Institute. He served as 2010 President of the Iowa Chapter of the Appraisal Institute and is a past board member and committee chair.