Stephen Olvany is a Senior Vice President for the Valuation and Advisory Services group in the firm’s Westchester/Fairfield operations located in Stamford, CT and is the market leader. He has over 30 years of real estate valuation and consulting experience throughout the United States. His primary geographical focus is in Westchester County, NY, Fairfield County, CT and the Mid-Hudson Valley region.
Mr. Olvany’s extensive appraisal experience encompasses a wide variety of property types including office buildings and parks, medical office, suburban residential subdivisions, new and proposed apartment and condominium complexes, industrial and manufacturing buildings, retail stores, neighborhood and community shopping and power centers, educational institutions, vacant land and development sites. He has performed numerous property inspections in over 30 states across the county and has assisted in the sales of over $750 million worth of real estate totaling 3.8 million square feet.
In addition, Mr. Olvany has testified as an expert witness in United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of New York, qualified as an expert witness in Supreme Court of the State of New York, County of Westchester and has also been qualified as an expert witness in Surrogates Court in Goshen, Orange County, New York. Stephen has successfully completed courses and all experience requirements of the Appraisal Institute for Designation and the continuing education program.
Prior to joining CBRE, Mr. Olvany was a senior director in the appraisal group at Cushman & Wakefield in Stamford, CT and New York, NY