Team - Bluemark Realty Advisors - A Tampa Florida Property Appraiser company
Founder / Real Estate Appraiser
Victor A. Torres, MAI
Victor A. Torres is a highly experienced and accomplished Senior Appraiser and founder of Bluemark Realty Advisors. With a wealth of knowledge and expertise, Victor has been providing exceptional commercial appraisal services since 2012, completing projects across Puerto Rico, Georgia, South Carolina and Florida. Specializing in residential subdivisions, multi-tenant retail facilities, triple net facilities, ground leases, industrial properties, proposed facilities, and single-tenant office/retail facilities, Victor is a respected and trusted professional in the industry.
In addition to his commercial appraisal work, Victor is currently managing the R3 Federal Program appraisals in the southern region of Puerto Rico. Funded by the Department of Housing and Urban Development of the United States (HUD), the R3 program provides assistance for the repair or reconstruction of single-family homes damaged by hurricanes Irma and/or Maria. Prior to co-founding Bluemark Realty Advisors, Victor held an appraiser position at Franklin Street Valuation Advisory in Tampa, Florida.
Victor holds a Bachelor's degree in Accounting from the University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez campus and is State-Certified General in the state of Florida and Puerto Rico. He is also a Member of the Appraisal Institute (MAI), demonstrating his commitment to professional development and excellence in the field of appraisal. Victor A. Torres is a true industry leader, providing expert, reliable and unbiased appraisal services to clients.
Senior Real Estate Appraiser/Principal
At Bluemark Realty Advisors, we are fortunate to have Kevin Manrique, a seasoned professional with 20 years of extensive experience in real estate valuation and consulting, as part of our expert team. Kevin's deep-seated expertise spans across a multitude of sectors, encompassing senior housing, multifamily projects, special-purpose properties, eminent domain procedures, and beyond.
Kevin’s skill set is broad and dynamic, with a solid foundation in property rights valuation, lease consultation, cost estimation, and the strategic management of surplus land. His proficiency in real estate valuation modeling has been a valuable asset to clients in the mortgage banking industry, government-funded projects, private estates, and for tax purposes, serving a national clientele with dedication and precision.
Since joining Bluemark Realty Advisors, Kevin has integrated his wealth of knowledge into our operations, enhancing our ability to tackle complex real estate challenges and to provide top-tier advisory services to our clients. His credentials as a State Certified General Real Estate Appraiser and his extensive education, including an Associate in Arts from Hillsborough Community College and over 750 hours of Appraisal Institute coursework, complement his role in our firm, ensuring that Bluemark Realty Advisors remains at the forefront of real estate consultancy.