Commercial Real Estate Valuation for Financial Reporting - Cushman & Wakefield

Valuation for Financial Reporting

Financial reporting is constantly changing. Our experts are at the forefront of these changes, and have participated in the development and implementation of financial reporting and corresponding valuation standards.

We are experienced in working within, forming and managing multi-disciplinary teams comprised of valuation and non-valuation experts.

Valuation needs in financial reporting are pervasive, and our client base includes corporate entities that own or lease real estate, including REITs who are making acquisitions, are restructuring or have tax reporting needs. Our expertise includes:

  • business combinations
  • long-lived asset impairment
  • fair value accounting
  • fresh start accounting 

How Can We Help?

  • ASC805 / SFAS 141R & IFRS 3: business combinations – purchase price allocation
  • ASC 820 fair value measurements and disclosures
  • fresh start accounting
  • portfolio investment valuation services (debt & equity valuation)
  • lease valuation (IFRS 17 – SFAS 13 &157) 

Adding Value – the Advantages of Our Approach


Single source solutions

Our experts will perform thorough analysis of client needs, information and requirements of the reporting entity in order to define clear objectives and the most appropriate course of action.

Robust advice

Fair value reporting has been subject to an increasing level of scrutiny by regulators and auditors. Our team provides robust, independent advice from property-type and geographic specialists.

C-level interaction and consulting

Our experts work with CEOs, CFOs, CAOs, Controllers, auditors, board members, lawyers, advisors, experts, and others on relevant and meaningful levels.

Peer-to-peer review

A peer-to-peer review provides a peer- or professional-level counterpart association in the manner in which engagements and their major issues are addressed by C&W’s Financial Reporting Practice. For other experts, this provides a peer-to-peer or peer-to-other professional level association that improves communication, provides higher quality services across the spectrum of disciplines and entities involved, and usually produces cost savings to clients.

Experience and Resources


Our professionals currently hold or have held leadership roles with standard setters and all major valuation organizations across the globe. We are continually involved in and regularly contribute to setting industry standards.

With access to C&W’s experts across the globe, our team is able to harness their individual and geographic skills along with their highly specialized property knowledge.

Our professionals also have expertise within specialized asset classes to offer clients the highest level of confidence and market insight. Leveraging the collective experience of our senior staff and world-class resources, our Valuation & Advisory Practice Groups were created to deliver real estate strategies and solutions to clients in industries and sectors with unique operational, technical and business requirements.

FINANCIAL REPORTING BROCHURE

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