Chicago


Susan Z. Ulman, MAI
Graduated from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, College of Commerce and Business Administration, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance with concentrations in both Investments and Real Estate and Urban Economics.

Member of the Appraisal Institute, (MAI). The Appraisal Institute conducts a voluntary program of continuing education for its designated members. Ms. Ulman has completed the requirements of the continuing education program.

Member of Education Committee, Illinois Chapter Number 6, the Appraisal Institute, 1985 to 1995. Member of Ethics and Counseling Regional Panel, Region Number 3, Appraisal Institute 1985 to 2000. Director of the Chicago Chapter 2012-2014. Chicago Chapter Distinguished Service Award 2013.

State Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Illinois.

Licensed Real Estate Broker, State of Illinois.

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Indiana.

Director Illinois Coalition of Appraisal Professionals 2015-2017.

Litigation Certification, Appraisal Institute 2009.

Real Estate Finance Forum (REFF) Vice President of Membership, 1995-1996, Member 1987 to present.

Director, Illinois Mortgage Banker Associates, January 2002 to January 2004. Vice Chairman of The Commercial Real Estate Committee 2002, Past Chairman of the Young Mortgage Bankers Committee.

Member of CREW, Commercial Real Estate Women, 1987 to present, Program Chair 2004.

Chicago Real Estate Council, Member since 1981. Past Director and Committee Co-Chair. Awarded Member in Perpetuity in 1989.

Women's Property Tax Association Chicago Vice President Philanthropy 2016 and 2017.

Qualifications of Appraiser

REAL ESTATE EXPERIENCE

President of Zimmerman Real Estate Group, Ltd. Has been actively engaged in real estate appraising since 1981. Assignments include real estate valuations of industrial, commercial, multi-family, and vacant land properties. Clients have included major financial institutions and corporations, government agencies, private investors, and attorneys.

Has appeared as an expert witness in the United States Federal Court, the Circuit Court of Illinois, City of Chicago Zoning Board of Appeals, Cook County Board of Tax Appeals, Lake County Property Tax Appeal Board, Will County Board of Review, McHenry County Board of Review, and Various Planning Commissions.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

State Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Illinois License Number 553.000389, expiration date of September 30, 2021.

Licensed Real Estate Broker, State of Illinois License Number 475.144479, expiration date of April 30, 2020.

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Indiana License Number CG40300321, expiration date June 30, 2020.

Member of the Appraisal Institute, (MAI) Certificate Number 7298. The Appraisal Institute conducts a voluntary program of continuing education for its designated members. Ms. Ulman has completed the requirements of the continuing education program.

Member of Education Committee, Illinois Chapter Number 6, the Appraisal Institute, 1985 to 1995 and 2019. Member of Ethics and Counseling Regional Panel, Region Number 3, Appraisal Institute 1985 to 2000. Director of the Chicago Chapter 2012-2014. Chicago Chapter Distinguished Service Award 2013.

Director Illinois Coalition of Appraisal Professionals 2015-2020.

Litigation Certification, Appraisal Institute 2009.

Real Estate Finance Forum (REFF) Vice President of Membership, 1995-1996, Member 1987 to 2015.

Director, Illinois Mortgage Banker Associates, January 2002 to January 2004. Vice Chairman of The Commercial Real Estate Committee 2002, Past Chairman of the Young Mortgage Bankers Committee.

Member of CREW, Commercial Real Estate Women, 1987 to present, Program Chair 2004.

Chicago Real Estate Council, Member since 1981. Past Director and Committee Co-Chair. Awarded Member in Perpetuity in 1989.

Women’s Property Tax Association Chicago Vice President Philanthropy 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.

EDUCATION

Graduated from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, College of Commerce and Business Administration, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance with concentrations in both Investments and Real Estate and Urban Economics.