Appraisal Institute PRINT
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M. Ralph Griffin, Jr, MAI, AI-GRS
Marion R. Griffin Co., Inc.
P.O. Box 2366
Spartanburg, SC 29304
135 Archer St. (29306)
(864) 585-2459
Fax: (864) 582-8456
Continuing Education Program Completed
Standards & Ethics Education Completed
Accepts Fee Assignments

Primary Market Area
Greenville SC,Spartanburg SC, Peidmont Area of SC, Mountain and Piedmont Areas of NC, Northern Georgia

Secondary Market Area
Eastern SC, Central NC, Western NC, Eastern Tenn.

Primary Practice Focus
Commercial Compliance Reviews, Litigation , Large Industrial Valuation,Large Commercial Valuation,Commercial and Institutional Real Estate Consulation,Multi-tenant Office Building Valuation,Timber Land Valuation, Subdivision Analysis, Subdivision Feasibility Study, Lease analysi ( All Types), Estate Valuation, and Compliance & USPAP Review,

Business Services
Absorption Studies [View Experience Details ] Acquisition, Disposition  Appraisal  Appraisal Review  Buyer Brokerage  Consulting  Data and Information Analysis  Demand Analysis  Demographic Analysis  Detrimental Conditions Valuation and Consulting  Development Valuation and Consultation  Easement Analysis  Education  Eminent Domain Valuation and Consulting  Encroachment Analysis  Environmental Valuation and Consulting  Feasibility Studies  Financial Workouts Foreclosure / REO  Geographic Information System Analysis and Consulting  Highest and Best Use Studies  International Valuation and Consulting  Land Use Studies and Planning  Litigation / Litigation Support  Market Analysis  Mediation, Arbitration, Dispute Resolution  Mortgage Lending Consulting  Pension Fund Valuation and Consulting Personal Property Valuation and Consultation (FF&E, Other) Portfolio Valuation and Analysis  Public / Private Partnership Consulting and Valuation Real Estate Investment Trust Consulting and Valuation  Real Estate Tax Valuation and Consulting  Relocation Appraisal and Consulting  Retrospective Valuation  Risk Analysis  Sensitivity Analysis  Site Location Analysis and Consulting  Strategic Positioning  Valuation and Consultation for Financial Reporting  Commercial Appraisal Review Services 

Property Types
  Condo, Multi-Family Project (Townhouse, Condo, Etc) [View Experience Details ] High End Residential  Mixed Use (Residential / Commercial)  Mobile Home Park  Multi-family (2-4 units)  Multi-family (5+ units)  Single Family Appraisal (Conventional, Other)  Single Family Appraisal (Relocation)  Unique Property 
  Acreage (Mixed Use) [View Experience Details ] Acreage (Non-Residential)  Acreage (Residential)  Coastal / Lakeshore, Riverfront, Other Waterfront  Land, Rural  Land, Transitional  Land, Urban  Mountain  Subdivided Land / Lot (Non-Residential)  Subdivided Land / Lot (Residential)  Subdivision (Commercial, Industrial, etc)  Subdivision (Residential)  Timberland 
  Assisted Living / Skilled Care Facility / Nursing Home [View Experience Details ] Automobile Dealership  Branch Bank / Financial Building  Condominium (Office / Retail / Etc.)  Convenience Store / Service station  Day Care  Funeral Home / Mortuary Mausoleum / Cemetery / Crematory  Hospital / Surgical Hospital / Rehabilitation Center  Hotel / Resort  Medical Facility / Clinic  Motel  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) 
  Food Processing [View Experience Details ] Industrial (Heavy (Manufacturing)  Industrial (Small Office Warehouse / Mfg.)  Industrial Light (Distribution, Storage)  Research and Development Lab / Hi-Tech / Bioengineering  Truck Terminal / Hub / Transit Facility 
  Community Center / Recreation Center [View Experience Details ] Dormitory  Educational Institution (Public)  Fraternity / Sorority  Public Service / Municipal Service Building  Recreation and Park  Religious Facility 
  Campground [View Experience Details ] Health and Fitness Club  Marina / Yacht Club  Skating Rink 
  Crop [View Experience Details ] Forest / Timber  Grove / Orchard  Livestock  Pasture / Range  Ranch  Vineyard 
   Special Purpose
  Bowling Alley [View Experience Details ] Car Wash  Conservation Easement  Greenhouse / Nursery  Historical Property  Landfill  Lumber Yard  Mixed Use  Outdoor Sign  Private Educational Institution  Quarry / Mine  Right-of Way / Corridor Valuation (Pipeline / Rail Road / Fiber Optic, Etc.)  Tower (Antenna, etc) 
   Ownership Forms
  Access Rights [View Experience Details ] Fee Simple Interest  Ground Lease  Leased Fee Interest  Leasehold Interest  Life Estate  Partial Interest  Water Rights 
   SBA Going Concern Appraisals
  Car wash properties [View Experience Details ] Cemeteries  Clubhouses  Cold storage facilities where more than 50% of total square footage is equipped for refrigeration  Funeral homes with crematoriums  Gas stations  Golf courses  Hospitals, surgery centers, urgent care centers and other health or medical facilities  Hotels, motels, and other lodging facilities  Nursing homes, including assisted living facilities  Service centers (e.g., oil and lube, brake or transmission centers) with pits and in ground lifts  Theaters 
Other Professional Affiliations/Designations
National Association of Realtors (NAR)

Formal Education
Master Degree in Management (Clemson University), Bachlors Degree inf Building Science, College of Architecture (Clemson University)