Michael Haberman, SRPA, ASA, CSA-G is the President of Michael Haberman Associates, Inc. and has been actively engaged in the appraisal, analysis and management of real estate since 1966. 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 is certified in New York State as a General Real Estate Appraiser, holds a NYS Certified General & Residential Instructor’s license and is a NYS Licensed Real Estate Broker.
Michael’s real estate related appraising and consulting experience is primarily in New York State. Various property types appraised include single and multi-family dwellings, shopping centers, office complexes, fast food and full service restaurants, gasoline stations, industrial facilities, R & D parks, country clubs, golf courses, beach clubs, hospitals, nursing homes, congregate care facilities, day care centers, theaters, schools, residential subdivisions, racetracks, railroad, utility and water company properties.
Michael is an expert in the field of Condemnation and Tax Certiorari which he has been actively engaged in since 1967. His experience includes having been Special Consultant to the Nassau County Department of Assessment regarding Small Claims proceedings where his firm evaluated and/or appraised over 150,000 properties for purposes of negotiation and/or litigation, and Consultant to the Office of the Nassau County Attorney – Tax Certiorari and Condemnation Divisions. Additionally, he is Special Consultant to the Town of Babylon Department of Assessment. His experience also includes acting as Review Appraiser for the Nassau County Attorney’s Office and Special Consultant to the City of Long Beach.
Michael has lectured at the Nassau Academy of Law and the New York State Bar Association of Real Property Tax Assessment. He has been a faculty member at the Fordham University School of Law, Continuing Legal Education Department and an instructor for the Columbia Society of Real Estate Appraisers at Hofstra University.
Michael is qualified as an expert witness and has appeared and testified in the Supreme Courts of Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx, Nassau, Suffolk and Westchester Counties and both the New York State Court of Claims and U.S. Federal Court.
Michael is a member of the Appraisal Institute, Long Island Chapter, holding the SRPA (Senior Real Property Appraiser) designation. He is a member of the American Society of Appraisers holding the ASA designation, and a member of the Columbia Society of Real Estate Appraisers holding the CSA-G designation.