Robert MacFarlane, MBA, AACI, P.App (President) Robert is a tenured Commercial banker who has worked for both Bank of Montreal and the Business Development Bank of Canada. Robert has an undergraduate degree from York University and an MBA from Schulich. Robert has utilized his knowledge and experiences to assist companies as small as 1 employee up to multi-national firms in their growth and day to day operations. Robert has completed both his Post Graduate Certificate in Valuation at UBC and has obtained his AACI, P.App designation from the Appraisal Institute of Canada. Robert actively manages PVCI’s Operations as well as completing valuations on for expropriations and financing.
Murray Visser, AACI, P.App. Murray received his undergraduate degree in business from Wilfrid Laurier University, and has worked in the real estate field since that time, focusing on appraisal and related services for the last 20 years. Prior to becoming the owner of PVCI in 2004, he worked in Toronto for Ernst & Young as a manager in the real estate consulting practice, and with CIBC in the real estate construction financing group. In the 1990s he worked at Lincoln North and Company as a senior appraiser. Lincoln North and Company was the pre-eminent appraisal firm in Canada, catering to institutional investors, pension funds and large private developers.
PVCI is a multi-functional organization with individuals completing appraisals in both Residential and ICI Real Estate. PVCI’s operational teams are broken up between our AACI team, CRA team, and now with our additional CNAREA members further complimenting our residential service areas and skillsets. Our commercial team is headquartered out of our Whitby head office with appraisers working both in-house and offsite in various locations throughout Durham Region, York Region and the City of Toronto. Our residential team works remotely with individuals placed with service areas as far north as Bradford and Innisfil, as far west as to include Mississauga, and as far East to provide coverage throughout Northumberland. Overall, PVCI is comprised of a team of over 20 AACI’s, CRA’s, and DAR’s, working in either a Commercial or Residential capacity.