Elizabeth S. West, MAI, CRE

"Dedicated to Quality Client Service"
  • University of Denver, BSBA, Hotel and Restaurant Management, 1984
  • American Institute of Real Estate Appraisers

  • Basic Valuation, Capitalization A and B, Case Studies, Real Estate
Principles and Procedures, and Report Writing

  • Appraisal Institute

  • Standards of Professional Practice, Parts A and B
  • Seminars include Americans with Disability Act Review, Cash Equivalency,
  • Condemnation Process and Appraisal, Condemnation Appraising: Advanced
  • Topics and Applications, Feasibility, General Demonstration Appraisal Report
  • Writing, Rates Ratios and Reasonableness, Subdivision Analysis, and Valuation of
    Leasehold Interests

Professional experience includes both market and feasibility studies, highest and best use analysis, cost
benefit analysis, investment counseling, lease/purchase analysis, zoning consultations, economic benefit
evaluation, repositioning studies for existing hotels, as well as the appraisal and evaluation of many types
of properties, including:

Airport Hangars                                                              Railroad Properties
Apartments (high rise, garden, townhouse)             Resorts
Banks                                                                               Restaurants
Casinos                                                                           Sales and Service Buildings
Cemeteries                                                                     Schools (private, parochial, secondary, higher education)
Condemnation Appraisals                                           Shopping Centers (regional, community, neighborhood)
Condominiums/Co-op/Timeshare                             Single Family Residential
Duck Clubs                                                                      Special Use Properties                          
Farms                                                                               Subdivisions
Golf Courses/Country Clubs                                        Surgical Centers
Hotels and Motels                                                          Subdivisions
Industrial Plants and Warehouses                            Theaters
Mobile Home Parks                                                       Vacant Land
Office Buildings                                                              Vessels

Ms. West has also been a past instructor of Hotel and Motel Operations at Johnson County Community
College in Johnson County, Kansas.

Prior to joining Dinan Real Estate Advisors, Ms. West was employed by Turley Martin Company as a
Senior Appraiser and by Laventhol & Horwath as an Associate in the Management Advisory Services
division. She has conducted appraisal assignments throughout the United States.


Territory covered is primarily Metropolitan St. Louis, but also includes professional experience in the
following 20 states: Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana,
Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas,
Wisconsin and Wyoming.


  • Appraisal Institute MAI Designation, Certificate Number 11921 -2002
  • Certified General Real Estate Appraiser - GA-592 - State of Mississippi
  • Certified General Real Estate Appraiser - RA 001093 - State of Missouri
  • Hearing Officer - St. Louis County Board of Equalization
  • Young Advisory Council - Appraisal Institute
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