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Atlas Valuation, LLC Mission Statement

The goal of Atlas Valuation, LLC is to perform valuation services competently and concisely, at a competitive price, and with consistent on time delivery, which our clients can rely upon and trust every single day.

Appraisal Services and Code of Ethics

Our comprehensive list of appraisal services includes reports for, commercial, residential, and business enterprise/going-concern properties, as well as vacant lot and agricultural land market evaluations; replacement cost analysis for insurance and appraisals for litigation and arbitration purposes. Our qualified experts also offer reports as feasibility studies and lease rate surveys among various categories of real estate consultation. With a proven track record for service excellence in the Opelika region, Atlas Valuation, LLC adheres to all regulations and codes of conduct as outlined in the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice.

Committed Appraisers

Atlas Valuation, LLC is led and operated by G. Scott Lakas, MAI. Our focus is on the valuation of commercial real estate within the Auburn/Opelika, Montgomery, and Columbus/Phenix City MSAs. The entire southeastern United States is served for valuation by Atlas Valuation, as our company is certified in Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Tennessee. Other markets served in close proximity include Montgomery, Dothan, Atlanta, LaGrange/West Point, Alexander City/Dadeville, Selma, Mobile, and Birmingham. Our company covers the entire Southeast for your commercial real estate needs; whether an appraisal, market study, feasibility analysis, testimony, or tax appeal. With over 14 years of commercial real estate experience, our clients have also utilized us for valuation of specific use assets, which includes nursing homes, assisted living facilities, HUD apartments, LIHTC apartment complexes, hotels, and convenience stores. All commercial property types have been appraised. Further, Atlas Valuation specializes in the valuation of going-concern and/or business enterprise real estate.

The Atlas Valuation, LLC Team

Our entire team of licensed professionals is comprised of well-trained specialists, experienced in the fields of residential property appraisal, commercial real estate appraisal, including, retail, industrial, hotels, motels, office and development lands. Atlas Valuation, LLC also offers expert witnesses authorized to provide testimony in a court of law, in addition to offering consultation in all areas of real estate advisory activities, including market feasibility studies, assessment appeals and lease disputes, among others.

Scott Lakas

G. Scott Lakas, MAI
Atlas Valuation, LLC

Sources and Affiliations

Atlas Valuation, LLC maintains an extensive electronic database that allows us to serve clients to the highest level in any type of real estate transaction and advisory activity. We are available to discuss the entire appraisal process during a free consultation carried out in the strictest of confidence. Please call our office for more information and for answers to any questions you may have.

Who Needs Real Estate Appraisal?

Atlas Valuation, LLC has provided a broad range of services to a client base that includes everyone from the typical homeowner, a diverse range of real estate sellers, home and commercial real estate buyers and an extensive list of professionals including attorneys, accountants, major financial institutions and government agencies.

Appraisal Report Types

In a timely fashion, we provide accurate appraisal reports within the full scope of standard and long narrative format types to meet the specific needs of our clients and in keeping with all pertinent industry guidelines.

Facts About Appraisal Confidentiality and Ethics

An appraiser is bound to protect the confidentiality of the appraiser – client relationship An appraiser must not disclose confidential information or results for a client unless specifically authorized by the client to do so An appraiser must always act in good faith with regard to the legitimate interest of the client and in the communication of assignment results An appraiser must comply with, and remain aware of, all confidentiality and privacy laws and regulations applicable in an assignment