Larry Bloom

Kotzin Valuation Partners

2800 N. Central Ave., Suite 1725
Phoenix, Arizona 85004

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Larry Bloom, MAI

Commercial Real Estate Appraiser

Larry Bloom is a commercial real estate appraiser with over 20 years of extensive experience in real estate in Arizona, Illinois and other states.

Larry received his Bachelor of Science in Economics from The Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania), his Real Estate Studies Certificate from the Real Estate Institute (New York University), and is a Member of the Appraisal Institute (MAI). 

He is a former principal of Pannell Kerr Forster (PKF), an international accounting and real estate consulting firm where he directed the real estate consulting division for the Phoenix and Los Angeles offices.

Larry's real estate appraisal experience includes:

  • narrative appraisals

  • investment analysis

  • highest and best use studies

  • appraisal review, feasibility analysis

  • cash flow projections

  • market studies


  • Over 20 years of extensive real estate appraisal experience with investment and special use properties in Arizona and throughout the United States and parts of Canada

  • Experience includes narrative appraisals, investment analysis, highest and best use studies, appraisal review, feasibility analysis, cash flow projections, and market studies

  • Major real estate appraisal assignments include Lake Pleasant Regional Park, Arizona Biltmore Resort, Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Resort, Lucent Technologies Building (Chicago), Burbank Studios (Los Angeles), Doral Plaza (Chicago), University Shopping Center (Alabama), Pierre Moran Mall (Indiana), River Oaks Apartments (Michigan), and Grand Hyatt Resort (Hawaii)

  • Extensive appraisal review experience with clients including government agencies, financial institutions, accounting firms, and law firms

  • Extensive experience as an expert witness in federal and state courts in real estate valuation matters

  • Retained as a Review Appraiser for the Resolution Trust Corporation (RTC) in regard to many financially troubled commercial properties in Arizona

  • Retained by Maricopa County on a continuing basis as an appraiser and consultant for real estate and hotel properties in the Phoenix area in regard to litigation matters, working closely with County attorneys dealing with complex valuation and legal issues

Professional Certifications

Member of the Appraisal Institute (MAI)