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QUALIFICATIONS OF JOSEPH E. BATIS, MAI, R/W-AC

Joseph E. Batis, MAI, R/W-AC

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EMPLOYMENT

President of EDWARD J. BATIS & ASSOCIATES, INC. (1992 – Present), providing real estate valuation and consulting services.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Member of the Appraisal Institute, MAI designation (Member #10299)
  • Member of the International Right of Way Associations, R/W-AC designation (Member #7482
  • State Certified General Real Estate Appraiser – Illinois (Lic. 553-000493; Expires 09/19)
  • State Certified General Real Estate Appraiser – Missouri (Lic. 2016044083; Expires 06/20)
  • Approved Instructor – Appraisal Institute

GENERAL PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Real estate valuation services since 1983 for residential, agricultural commercial, industrial, and special purpose properties. Market areas include primarily Illinois and Chicago metropolitan area. Services provided throughout the States of Illinois and Missouri.

SPECIALIZED SERVICES AND EXPERIENCE

  • Right of Way / Energy Transmission Lines
  • Power Transmission Line Corridors
  • Solar Energy Fields
  • Public and Private Utility Systems (water distribution and wastewater collection)
  • Valuation of Permanent and Temporary Easements
  • Market Impact Studies
  • Remainder Properties
  • Proposed Projects
  • Expansion of Existing Projects and Infrastructure

LITIGATION, ARBITRATION, AND CONSULTING SERVICES

  • Expert Testimony (Federal and Circuit Courts, Commerce Commission Hearings)
  • Value Dispute Resolution Services
  • Review and Rebuttal Services
  • Litigation Consultation and Support Services

DEVELOPMENT OF CONTINUING EDUCATION SEMINARS

  • Understanding Easements – What is Being Acquired?
  • Pipelines and Easements – Can They Co-Exist?

Examples of Specialized Valuation Projects and  Specialized Market Research Assignments

PRIVATE AND PUBLIC UTILITY ASSET VALUATION (2013-PRESENT)

Valuation of assets of public water delivery and/or wastewater collection systems
for acquisition and allocation purposes for the following communities (or private
systems within the communities):

Manteno, IL – Peotone, IL – Grant Park, IL – Lakemoor, IL – Farmington, IL – Monee, IL – Cottage Hills, IL – Washington, IL – Sadorus, IL – Glenview, IL – McHenry, IL – Fisher, IL – Niles, IL – Palos Heights, IL – Alton, IL – Granite City, IL – Godfrey, IL – Glasford, IL – Pevely, MO – DeSoto, MO – Lawson, MO – Odessa, MO – Gower, MO

Market Impact Studies – Solar Field Projects (2018)
Market impact studies pertaining to the proposed development of solar energy fields in several counties in the Chicago metropolitan area. Each market study included a site analysis and “before and after” analysis to determine the impact from the proposed solar projects to properties in the immediate and general market areas of the proposed facilities.

Market Study and Appraisal Review – Contamination (2018)
Appraisal review services and market data research pertaining to the impact to the market values of numerous properties resulting from the contamination of underground water sources. Litigation pending.

Market Impact Study – Contamination from Underground Leak at Nuclear Power Generating Station (2007)
Coordinated the market research, analysis, and valuation services pertaining to the impact of more than 500 properties potentially impaired by an underground leak of tritium from the Braidwood Nuclear Power Plant.

Analysis and Allocation of theContributory Values of Multiple Permanent Easements Co-Located in a Transmission Corridor

An analysis and valuation of the easement values for multiple contiguous and overlapping permanent easements within a right-of-way corridor, including gas pipeline easements, power transmission lines, public utility (water line) easements, and recreational easements.

Management of Valuation Services for Simultaneous Acquisition of Easements for Multiple Oil Pipelines (2012-2016)

Valuation and consulting services including the coordination and management of appraisal services for acquisition and condemnation hearings, Illinois Commerce Commission hearings, and appraisal review services, rebuttal report/testimony, and settlement conferences. Project involved acquisition of permanent and temporary easements for the simultaneous construction of three interstate oil transmission lines. Responsible for management of the projects’ valuation services pertaining to more than 2,000 properties in 22 counties and managing the participation of 35 appraisers, consultants, and researchers involved with the project.

Interstate Natural Gas Pipeline Project (2000-2003)

Valuation and consulting services including the coordination and management of appraisal services for acquisition and condemnation hearings in federal court, appraisal review services, rebuttal report/testimony, and settlement conferences. Project involved acquisition of permanent and temporary easements for the construction of a natural gas transmission line. Responsible for management of the project’s valuation services including more than 600 properties in 4 counties.

Appraisal Institute Educational and Instructor Experience
2007 – Present

General Appraiser Income Approach Part I (Instructor Audit)
November 2018, Nashville, TN

General Appraiser Procedures (Co-Instructor)
October 2018, Chicago, IL

Instructor Qualifying Conference
September 2018, Chicago, IL

Adult Learning – Effective Classroom Learning
September 2018, Online Webinar

Litigation Appraising:
Specialized Topics and Applications
July 2018, Roseville, MN

The Appraiser as an Expert Witness:
Preparation and Testimony
May 2018, Woburn, MA

Quantitative Analysis
March 2018, Chicago, IL

National USPAP Update Course
February 2018, Chicago, IL

Using Your HP-12C Financial Calculator
September 2017, Online Seminar

Eminent Domain and Condemnation
September 2017, Online Seminar

Rates and Ratios: Making Sense of
GIMs, OARs, and DCF
September 2017, Online Seminar

National USPAP Update Course
May 2016, Chicago, IL

National USPAP Update Course
July 2015, Columbus, OH

Instructor Webinar
May 2015, Online Webinar

Business Practice and Ethics
March 2015, Online Seminar

Instructor Webinar
May and October 2014, Online Webinar

Appraising Environmentally
Contaminated Properties
March 2007, Portland, ME

General Appraiser Market Analysis
And Highest and Best Use
January 2014, Chicago, IL

Instructor Webinar
April and October 2013, Online Webinar

Knowledge Center for Instructors
October 2012, Online Webinar

Candidate for Designation Program
July 2012, Online Webinar

National USPAP Update Course
June 2012, Chicago, IL

General Appraiser Income Approach Part I
October 2011, Chicago, IL

National USPAP Update Course
September 2011, Chicago, IL

Condemnation Appraising:
Principles and Applications
August 2011, Chicago, IL

National USPAP Update Course
September 2009, Online Seminar

Eminent Domain and Condemnation
September 2009, Online Seminar

Basic Appraisal Procedures (Instructor)
February 2009, Chicago, IL

Basic Appraisal Principles (Instructor)
September 2008, Chicago, IL

Basic Appraisal Procedures (Instructor)
February 2008, Chicago, ILAQB Awareness Training for Appraisal Institute Instructors
September 2007, Online Seminar