Corey Smith, MAI

Corey Smith, MAI

Vice President

​Current Responsibilities

Corey Smith serves as a Vice President of JLL's Valuation and Advisory Services (VAS) in the United States. In this role, he is focused on conducting appraisals and consulting assignments. Corey has been actively engaged in real estate valuation and consulting since 2007. Valuations have been performed on various properties including, but not limited to, neighborhood and community shopping centers, apartment complexes, single and multi-tenanted industrial buildings, low to high rise office buildings, mixed used facilities and vacant land.


Prior to joining JLL in 2017, Corey was a review appraiser with the US Army Corp of Engineers in Baltimore MD. During this time, he developed review, appraisal and consulting expertise involving a wide range of property types including office, industrial, residential and special‐purpose properties, such as, national monuments, military installations, antennas, environmentally sensitive/conservation land. A significant portion of USACE duties focused on the eminent domain proceedings related to the rebuilding of the New Jersey shoreline after Hurricane Sandy. Analysis on valuations have been performed to estimate fee simple, leased fee, market rent, and liquidation/disposition values. Appraisals were developed or reviewed for conformance to a combination of USPAP, UASFLA (Yellowbook) and ER 405-1-4 standards. Valuations have been performed for condemnation purposes, acquisition/disposal, value swap, equity participation and due diligence support. Valuations and market studies have been performed on proposed, partially completed, renovated, and existing structures. Prior to USACE, Corey was a commercial appraiser with Butler Burgher Group with expertise on all typical commercial property types but with a specialty in multifamily for conventional and agency financing. Corey also served as a commercial appraiser with Paul Hornsby and Co. working primarily eminent domain assignments in the Central Texas area to include road and utility projects.

Education and Affiliations

Appraisal Institute, Member

Austin Chapter of Appraisal Institute, Member

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in Texas

BS, University of Hawai’i-West O’ahu, Pearl City, Hawaii, 1999