Ronald Haberman, MAI, CSA-G is the Vice-President of Michael Haberman Associates, Inc. and has been actively engaged in the appraisal of real estate since 1980. He is a graduate of Long Island University, School of Business Administration, C.W. Post Campus with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. He has also attended Ye-shiva University and LIU for graduate work in Education and Mathematics. Ronald is certified in New York State as a General Real Estate Appraiser and holds a NYS Certified General & Residential Instructor’s license.
Ronald has appraised numerous property types including, shopping centers, office complexes, automobile dealerships, fast food and full service restaurants, gasoline stations, industrial facilities, R & D parks, country clubs, golf courses, theaters, schools, residential subdivisions, single and multi-family dwellings.
Ronald is an expert in the field of Condemnation and Tax Certiorari. Clients include municipalities and government agencies, real estate attorneys, corporations, property owners, developers and managers. His experience has included the development of office management, flow control and operating systems utilized for the evaluation and/or appraisal of over 150,000 properties as part of the work performed for the Nassau County Department of Assessment regarding Small Claims proceedings. He participated in the company’s Nassau County reassessment program as a prime sub-contractor to Cole Layer Trumble. He has appraised complex commercial properties for condemnation, tax certiorari, estates, asset management and matrimonial purposes and is experienced in cash flow analysis. His expertise includes the valuation of wetlands, development rights, partial interests and conservation easements. He has performed review appraisals for government agencies and private clients.
Ronald is past President of the New York Condemnation Conference, an association of New York real estate experts including appraisers, attorneys and engineers. He has been an instructor for the Columbia Society of Real Estate Appraisers at Hofstra University.
Ronald is qualified as an expert witness and has appeared and testified in the Supreme Courts of Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau and Suffolk Counties, the New York State Court of Claims and Federal Bankruptcy Court (New York Eastern District). He has appeared at Small Claim Assessment Review (SCAR) hearings representing the company, Nassau County and the Town of Babylon.
Ronald is a member of the Appraisal Institute, Long Island Chapter, holding the MAI designation. He has been Chairman of the General Seminar Committee for five years responsible for providing quality educational seminars on real estate valuation related topics. He is currently Co-chairman of the Candidate Guidance Committee and sits on the Board of Directors. Ronald is also a member of the Columbia Society of Real Estate Appraisers holding the CSA-G designation.