ATLANTA (Aug. 15, 2016) – “A Guide to Appraising Automobile Dealerships”, published by the Appraisal Institute and authored by Bradley R. Carter, MAI, CRE, CCIM, has received the George L. Schmutz Award. Established in 1959, the George L. Schmutz Award recognizes an outstanding technical manuscript or publication on real estate valuation.

According to The Counselors of Real Estate, veteran auto dealership appraiser Bradley R. Carter, CRE uses real-life examples and case studies to provide background on the complexities of valuing these properties, covering topics such as economic trends, locational issues that affect dealerships and re-imaging projects. It offers auto-industry-insider insights and up-to-date information on site location, improvement analysis, dealership lifecycles, land valuation and more – to help meet the challenges presented by valuing this unique property type.

“A Guide to Appraising Automobile Dealerships” (ISBN: 978-1-935328-64-3) is a 180-page book available for $50. Call 888-756-4624 or order online.