Brian F. Aronson, MAI

Aronson and Associates, Ltd., is dedicated to comprehensive Chicago Real Estate Analysis through experience, diligent research, thorough analysis, sound judgment, and maintenance of the highest standards of integrity to provide professional real estate solutions.


Brian F. Aronson, MAI is President of Aronson and Associates, Ltd. a comprehensive Chicago Real Estate Analysis Firm. Prior to establishing Aronson and Associates, Ltd., Mr. Aronson was employed by MaRous & Company as an appraiser. Mr. Aronson has appraised real estate in the Chicago area as well as in the States of Indiana and Wisconsin. He is a State of Illinois Certified General Real Estate Appraiser.


  • Single and Multi-tenant Industrial Properties
  • Single and Multi-Family Residential Homes, Residential and Mixed-use Condominium Conversion Projects
  • Single-tenant Retail Properties
  • Mixed-use and Apartment Properties
  • Shopping Centers (Neighborhood, Community, Power Center, Super Regional Mall)
  • Office Buildings (Medical, Conventional, Bank, Condominiums)
  • High-Tech Office/Service and Research and Development Facilities
  • Refrigerated Warehouse/Distribution Center
  • Feasibility and Market Analysis of Municipal Waste Recovery Facility
  • Litigation Support (Eminent Domain Proceedings, Estate Planning/Settlement, Divorce, Real Estate Tax Appeals, Partnership Disputes, Zoning, Appraisal Reviews)
  • Vacant Land including Commercial-, Industrial-, Agricultural-, and Residential-zoned parcels
  • Limited and Full-Service Hotels, Motels, Banquet Halls
  • Special-Purpose Properties - Elementary Schools, Multi-screen Movie Theatre, Bowling Alley, Automobile Dealerships, Restaurants, Parking Garages, Religious Facilities
  • Testified as an Expert Witness: Circuit Court of Lake and Cook Counties, City of Chicago Zoning Board of Appeals, Illinois Property Tax Appeal Board, Cook County Board of Review
  • Valuation of Easements and Public Street Vacations
  • Valuation of Real Property Partial Interests and Leasehold Real Property Interests


  • Appraisal Institute – MAI
  • Association of Industrial Real Estate Brokers (AIREB) – Associate Member


  • Lorman Education Services – Illinois Property Tax Seminar panelist (9/99)
  • Chicago Chapter of the Appraisal Institute – Property Tax Appeal Board Mock Hearing participant(5/03)


  • University of Arizona - B. S., Political Science
  • Real Estate Appraisal Principles - Appraisal Institute
  • Basic Valuation Procedures - Appraisal Institute
  • Capitalization Theory and Techniques, Parts A and B - Appraisal Institute
  • Standards of Professional Practice, Parts A, B and C - Appraisal Institute
  • Advanced Applications - Appraisal Institute
  • Report Writing and Valuation Analysis - Appraisal Institute
  • Continuing Education Seminars - Appraisal Institute
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