Certified Residential Real Estate Appraiser
JoLyn Salerno is a graduate of Colgate University, Hamilton New York, with Bachelor of Arts Degrees in Education and Political Science. Ms. Salerno also holds a Master of Science Degree from Queens College, Flushing, New York. JoLyn has been a New York State Certified Residential Real Estate Appraiser for over ten (10) years.
Ms. Salerno is a Principal and Founder of Salerno Appraisal Services, Inc., currently holding the office of Vice President. Her responsibilities include personally appraising the majority of complex residential properties as well as appraisal product development and the training, supervision and review of the residential staff appraisers.
Ms. Salerno was previously employed by Smith and Salerno Valuation Services, providing expert residential appraisal services since September 1991. Her primary duties as a Senior Residential Appraiser included the valuation of one through four family dwellings throughout Nassau, Suffolk and Queens Counties. She was also instrumental in the Mass Valuation of thousands of properties throughout Nassau County for Tax Certiorari purposes.
While Ms. Salerno's real estate appraisal experience has been focused in the greater New York Metropolitan area, her current concentrated emphasis is in the Long Island (Nassau / Suffolk) region.
Ms. Salerno is currently a Candidate member with the Long Island Chapter of the Appraisal Institute and frequently attends continuing education courses sponsored by the Appraisal Institute. In addition, Ms. Salerno attends various seminars and meetings on real estate and related topics in order to maintain a professional level of knowledge and keep abreast of current real estate trends.
Various property types appraised by Ms. Salerno include single family and multi-family residences, vacant land parcels, condominiums, cooperatives, and planned unit developments (PUDS).
Ms. Salerno has completed appraisals for a multitude of organizations and institutions including Banks, Mortgage Companies, Developers, Investors and Governmental Agencies. In addition, she has worked closely with various law firms providing appraisals for tax certiorari, divorce settlement proceedings and estate planning/management.