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James A. Cowan, MAI, AI-GRS
New York Community Bank
Assistant Vice President
102 Duffy Avenue 5th Flr.
Hicksville, NY 11801
(516) 500-6321
Cell: (516) 398-4489
Continuing Education Program Completed
Standards & Ethics Education Completed
Not Available for Fee Assignment

Primary Market Area
New York City Metropolitan Area, Nassau County, Suffolk County, Westchester County

Secondary Market Area
Northern New Jersey, Southern Connecticut

Primary Practice Focus
The primary focus of my practice involves valuations for mortgage financing purposes on all types of commercial real estate.

Business Services
Appraisal Appraisal Review Consulting Econometric Analysis Feasibility Studies Highest and Best Use Studies Litigation / Litigation Support Market Analysis

Property Types
  Condo, Multi-Family Project (Townhouse, Condo, Etc) Mixed Use (Residential / Commercial) Multi-family (5+ units)
  Acreage (Mixed Use) Acreage (Non-Residential) Acreage (Residential) Land, Urban Subdivided Land / Lot (Non-Residential) Subdivided Land / Lot (Residential) Subdivision (Commercial, Industrial, etc) Subdivision (Residential)
  Assisted Living / Skilled Care Facility / Nursing Home Condominium (Office / Retail / Etc.) Funeral Home / Mortuary Mausoleum / Cemetery / Crematory Hotel / Resort Motel Movie Theatre Office Building (High Rise, over three stories) Office Building (Low Rise, three stories or less) Parking Facility (Lot or Garage) Restaurant / Bar / Night Club / Micro Brewery Retail (Single Tenant or Free Standing) Self Storage Shopping Center (Local, Strip, Neighborhood, Community, Etc.) Shopping Center (Power Center, Outlet Center, Lifestyle, Etc.) Shopping Center (Super Regional, Regional Mall)
  Industrial (Heavy (Manufacturing) Industrial (Small Office Warehouse / Mfg.) Industrial Light (Distribution, Storage) Research and Development Lab / Hi-Tech / Bioengineering
   Special Purpose
  Car Wash Winery
Other Professional Affiliations/Designations
Counselors of Real Estate (CRE)

Formal Education
BBA from St. Bonaventure University with a major in accounting.