D.R. Coell & Associates: 50 Years of Excellence and Expanding Once Again

D.R. Coell & Associates - Douglas Magazine - Feb/Mar Sponcon 2024


In the dynamic landscape of real estate appraisal and consulting, D.R. Coell & Associates stands as a beacon of excellence, proudly celebrating 50 years of unparalleled service. As we mark this significant milestone, we are thrilled to introduce our valued clients and partners to exciting developments that underscore our commitment to quality, innovation, and customer satisfaction.

ESTABLISHING A LEGACY D.R. Coell & Associates - Douglas Magazine - Feb/Mar Sponcon 2024

Founded by David R. Coell in 1974, D.R. Coell & Associates was created to assist both the private and public sectors with their rapidly expanding commercial and residential valuation requirements. Strong local demand was met with an increasing supply of the most knowledgeable appraisers in the industry, including Rick Gordon, Mike Martyn and Jack Miller. As the company’s ownership increased, the new leadership rallied, encouraging geographic expansion and diversification in asset classes.


D.R. Coell & Associates recognizes the pivotal role of leadership in shaping the future of the company. The recent addition of three Senior Appraisers, Rick Howard, Liam Fast and Alanna Gagliani, along with Principal Partners Scott Humphreys and Mishelle Martin, their team of nine dedicated Candidate members and outstanding Administration team, exemplifies the company’s dedication to providing clients with unparalleled expertise.


In an era where technology shapes the future, D.R. Coell & Associates is at the forefront of innovation. We have invested in cutting-edge appraisal technologies to enhance our services and provide more accurate and efficient results. From advanced data analytics to state-of-the-art valuation models, our embrace of technology ensures that our clients receive the highest standard of appraisal solutions.


Recognizing the evolving nature of work, we are proud to highlight our seamless transition to a work-from-home or office model. Our team’s ability to deliver quality appraisal and consulting reports remains unwavering, irrespective of their physical location. This not only enhances our operational efficiency but also underscores our commitment to the well-being and work-life balance of our dedicated professionals.


At D.R. Coell & Associates, quality is more than a standard — it’s a commitment woven into the fabric of our company culture. Our clients can continue to rely on us for timely and competitive appraisal and consulting reports that meet the highest industry standards. As we look back on 50 years of success, we look forward to building lasting partnerships and providingexceptional service for decades to come.

As we celebrate our golden jubilee, we extend our gratitude to our clients, partners, and team members who have been integral to our success. Join us in commemorating this milestone as we embark on a new chapter, embracing innovation and continuing our legacy of excellence at D.R. Coell & Associates.

D.R. Coell & Associates - Douglas Magazine - Feb/Mar Sponcon 2024


The Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC) provides an applied experience program as a pathway to attain the AACI commercial appraiser accredited designation. For aspiring business-oriented students aiming for a thriving career, it is crucial to recognize the substantial opportunities within this industry, given the high demand for emerging talents. Our company is equipped with a robust mentorship and training program designed to steer appraisers toward the realization of their career objectives. We are currently hiring both fully designated AACI’s and Candidate members of the Appraisal Institute of Canada. Discover greater value at www.drcoell.com/careers.