Robert Congdon, Jr., MAI, SRA
President
Congdon & Company, Inc.
10 Madison Avenue
Endicott, New York

GENERAL BACKGROUND
Mr. Congdon has been self-employed since 1972 acting as a Realtor in the early years, and specializing as a fee
Appraiser in 1978.  A life-long resident of the Triple Cities area, he graduated from Binghamton Central High School
and then received a BA degree from Lycoming College in Williamsport, PA.

Mr. Congdon has completed the two most significant achievements in the appraisal profession, namely having been
awarded both the MAI and SRA designations from the Appraisal Institute. He also has a “Certified General Appraiser”
status in New York and Pennsylvania, and is an Affiliate Member of the American Institute of Mineral Appraisers.  
Experience includes various types of industrial, commercial, multiple, mineral and residential valuations.

SUPPORT STAFF AND DATA BASE
  • Experienced support staff for residential, commercial and business management.
  • Computerized processing using state of the art equipment and tech support
  • Extensive sales and rental data from office files, MLS, field contacts, assessors, and personal experience from
    property ownership and management.
  • A network of quality professional colleagues on whom we can call for support at any level.

MARCELLUS ACTIVITY
  • Completed multiple presentations on Valuation for regional coalitions, key law firms, the Broome County Bar  
    Association, Metropolitan Life, AXA Financial Advisors, and Half Moon Seminars.
  • Completed multiple appraisals in Pennsylvania, New York and West Virginia for subsurface rights, and in many
    cases allocated within the overall Fee Simple for Estate Filings and Financial Planning.
  • Studied extensive articles/papers and valuation issues for subsurface rights and relative minority discounts.
  • Formed a business relationship with Delta Engineers for a complex well meter monitoring system.
  • Affiliate member of the American Institute of Mineral Appraisers.
  • Regional Member of NARO.
  • University of Tulsa Two Day Seminar – Appraisal of Oil and Gas Properties

EDUCATION
1/63        Binghamton Central High School
6/67        Lycoming College, BA degree
3/74        Hall Institute of Real Estate, Boston, Ma.

APPRAISAL INSTITUTE COURSES COMPLETED:
9/80         Real Estate Principles, (1A1), Rochester, N.Y.
9/80         Standards of Professional Practice, (2-3), Rochester, N.Y.
3/81         Residential Valuation, (8-2), Rochester, N.Y.
6/87         Capitalization Theory & Techniques, (1BA), Part A, University of Colorado, Boulder.
6/88         Capitalization Theory & Techniques, (1BB), Part B, University of Colorado, Boulder.
9/88        Case Studies in Real Estate Valuation, (2-1), Syracuse, N.Y.
2/89         Standards of Professional Practice, (SPP), Syracuse, N.Y.
6/91         Report Writing and Valuation Analysis, University of San Diego, San Diego, Calif.
6/94        Standards of Professional Practice, Syracuse, NY
11/94         Highest & Best Use & Market Analysis- 520 University of Maryland
11/96        Standards of Professional Practice Parts A & B, Syracuse, NY
4/99        Passed the Demonstration Report requirements or the MAI Designation.
4/00        Passed all sections of the Comprehensive Exam for the MAI Designation
10/00        Completed last phase of experience credits for MAI Designation
12/00        Earned the MAI Designation from the Appraisal Institute

AFFILIATIONS
  • MAI and SRA member of the Appraisal Institute
  • Approved Appraiser for the NYS and PA Departments of Transportation
  • Certified General Appraiser in New York State #46000000664
  • Certified General Appraiser in Pennsylvania #GA-000708-L
  • National Association of Realtors
  • N.Y.S. Association of Realtors
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker in New York State
  • Broome County Board of Realtors
  • Elmira-Corning Board of Realtors
  • Greater Scranton Board of Realtors
  • Otsego-Delaware Board of Realtors
  • Broome Breakfast Club-Founding President
  • Former Executive Secretary for the Southern Tier Homebuilders
  • Former member of the Professional Standards Committee for the Broome County Board of Realtors
  • Former member of the Regional Professional Standards Panel of the Appraisal Institute
  • Founding Chairman of the Southern Tier Sub-Chapter of the Upstate Chapter of the Appraisal Institute
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Upstate Chapter of the Appraisal Institute, past President.


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Additional experience includes Expert Witness in NYS Supreme Court and United States District Court Systems, as well
as various hearings and seminars.

References supplied upon request
Apartment Projects
Golf Course Facilities
Motels
Auto Dealers
Health Clubs
Multiple Retail and Office Facilities
Business Valuations
Hotels
Performing Arts Theater
Car Washes
Industrial Land
Recycling Facilities
Church Facilities
Industrial Offices
Rent Studies
Combination Com/Res Use Properties
Institutional Buildings
Residential 1-4 Family Homes
Commercial Land
Lumber Mill
Residential Land
Convenience Stores
Manufacturing Facilities
Restaurant Buildings
Development Land Projects
Medical Offices
Shopping Centers
Downtown ROW
Misc. Commercial/Industrial
Sewage Treatment Plants
Funeral Homes
Mineral Appraisals
Warehousing & Distribution Centers
Complex Land Developments
RV Facilities
Condominiums
Condo Hotels
Ice Rinks
Feasibility Studies
Phone: 607-757-0435
Fax: 607-757-0742
rdcongdon@stny.rr.com