Real Estate Appraisals, Valuation & Consulting


Praedium Valuation Group’s residential practice is managed by Sara Chambers, SRA, and includes a team of 15 state-certified, FHA-approved appraisers. The firm’s residential professionals live throughout the Chicago area, and each specializes in a specific geographic territory. As experts in their geographic areas, the appraisers understand the drivers of value in each unique neighborhood, including school districts, pocket neighborhoods, sub-markets within MLS areas, and trends in buyer preferences.

Property Types:

  • Single-family houses
  • Condominiums
  • Co-ops
  • Townhouses
  • Vacant land
  • Small income properties
    (2-4 unit buildings)

Areas of Expertise:

  • Condominium conversions
  • Waterfront properties
  • Historic/landmarked properties
  • Proposed construction
  • High-value custom houses


  • Mortgage financing
  • Relocation
  • Divorce
  • Bankruptcy
  • Federal estate tax planning
  • Financial planning

“Praedium Valuation Group’s appraisal reports are well-reasoned, well-researched and well-written.”

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