BAAR's Chief Appraiser, President, and Founder, Adam J. Hardej Jr., has over three decades of Real Estate experience. After receiving an MBA from the University of California, Berkeley, with an emphasis in Real Estate & Finance, he went on to a variety of roles within the Real Estate industry. Such roles ranged from being a regional appraisal manager for CBRE to later running a $500M AUM real estate investment fund for Key Bank. Mr. Hardej founded BAAR in 2002 as a "specialized real estate services" firm with the mission of serving the whole spectrum of property types.
BAAR utilizes a team approach combined with an experience hierarchy to build a report in stages from the field appraisers, to the Regional Senior Job Manager, and finally to the MAI Reviewer in order to consistently ensure sound analysis .
BAAR can perform due diligence, analysis, and valuation work on all property types in any continental U.S. market. These property types include, but are not limited to: Office, Industrial, Retail, Multi-family, Residential Subdivisions, Master Planned Developments, Lodging/ Hospitality, Golf Courses, Auto Dealerships, Marinas, Assisted Living Facilities, Gas Stations, and Religious Facilities.