Curriculum Vitae


Wayne G. Baer, MAI
Indiana Certified General Appraiser
Indiana Certified General Appraiser #: CG69200884
Indiana Broker #: IB29600014


  • Real Estate Appraiser since 1990, specializing in value estimate, industrial, multi-family and special use properties including assignments for financial institutions, government and public agencies, developers and attorneys.
  • Corporate Accounting Manager (1987-1989), Budgeting Manager (1985-1986), Bealls Department Stores, Inc., Bradenton, Florida
  • Auditor (1982-1985), Ernst & Young (formerly Arthur Young & Co.), Dallas, TX and Tampa, FL


University of Notre Dame, Bachelor of Business Administration with major study in Accounting, 1982, Magna Cum Laude

Appraisal Institute

Course Work Completed:

        • Real Estate Appraisal Principles
        • Basic Valuation Principles
        • Uniform Standards Of Professional Appraisal Practice-
        • Practices and Ethics
        • Indiana Appraisal License Law
        • Capitalization Theory and Techniques Part A
        • Applied Income Property Valuation
        • Capitalization Theory and Techniques Part B
        • Report Writing and Valuation Analysis
        • Litigation Appraising & Specialized Topics
        • General Appraiser Market Analysis and Highest & Best Use
        • Fundamentals of Separating Real Property, Personal Property and Intangible Business Assets

Continuing Education Seminars Completed:

        • Subdivision Analysis
        • Americans With Disabilities Act
        • Understanding Limited Appraisals General
        • PRO-JECT Financial Analysis Seminar
        • Indiana Department of Transportation Right-of-way Seminar
        • Rates, Ratios and Reasonableness, Part II
        • Internet Search Strategies for Real Estate Appraising
        • Special Use Properties
        • Small Hotel/Motel Valuation
        • Appraisal of Local Retail Properties
        • Dynamics of Office Building Valuation
        • Internet Search Strategies for Real Estate Appraising
        • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Appraising
        • REIT’s and the Role of the Real Estate Professional
        • Analyzing Commercial Lease Clauses
        • Analyzing Distressed Real Estate
        • Business Practice and Ethics


Appraisal Institute MAI

Hoosier State Chapter

          • Education Chair (1996-1997)
          • Secretary / Treasurer (1998)
          • Vice President (1999)
          • President (2000)
          • Scholarship Committee (since 2009)
          • Mentor Program (since 2010)

Young Advisory Council (1998)

Market Value Reporting Team (2001-2003)

American Institute of CPA’s

        • Member
        • ABV (Accredited in Business Valuation, March 2003)

Indiana CPA Society

        • Real Estate Committee Member (1993-1994), Committee Chair (1995)
        • Litigation Services Committee Member (1996-1997)

Indiana Commercial Board of Realtors (Charter Member)

State of Indiana, Real Estate Education Advisory Council (1996-1998)

CPA Associates, Business Valuation Committee (2001-2002)

IRED (Indiana Real Estate Data) Quality Control Committee (since 2011)

Indiana Real Estate Broker (License #: IB29600014)