J. Baird Askew

J. Baird Askew

Vice President

Current responsibilities

Baird serves as a Vice President of JLL’s Valuation and Advisory Services (VAS). In this role, he performs valuation analysis and consulting assignments for all commercial property types with a significant concentration in the hospitality sector.


Prior to joining JLL in 2016, Baird was with Integra Realty Resources since 2010 where he served as a senior analyst. Baird began his commercial real estate career in 2008 as an analyst with Hotel Valuation Advisors. Valuation assignments have been prepared on proposed, partially completed and existing structures for a variety of intended uses including loan underwriting, property acquisition, financial reporting, real estate tax valuation and estate planning purposes.

Property types appraised have included hotels of all types, office and mixed-use properties. Significant appraisal or consulting assignments have included the InterContinental New York Barclay, Gaylord Rockies, Live! By Loews at Ballpark Village, Boca Raton Waldorf Astoria, Kansas City Downtown Marriott, EDITION Miami Beach, EDITION New York, InterContinental Wilshire Grand and several limited and select-service portfolios.


  • Bachelor of Arts | University of Kansas and University of Missouri at Kansas City


  • Appraisal Institute, Candidate for Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in the following States:

  • Colorado
  • Kansas
  • Missouri
  • New Jersey
  • New York