The Team


Geoff Burgess, A.A.C.I., P.Appr., F.R.I.C.S., M.A.I.


Mr. Burgess, as the founding principal of Burgess, Cawley, Sullivan & Associates Ltd., guides the real estate consulting and appraisal practice he established in 1978.  Today, working with one of the strongest group of professional associates in the real estate consulting and commercial appraisal business, the company focuses on servicing clients active in all sectors of the real estate market. 

Mr. Burgess’ services are increasingly directed towards clients with:

  • Real estate portfolios or individual properties which are under review for asset and/or estate planning purposes.
  • Re-development properties and issues relating to Highest and Best Use options and/or CAC's.
  • Land holdings and strategy with regards to potential joint ventures or re-development options.

His strategic advice will include analysis of preferred options for:

  • "Hold, Upgrade, Sell or Re-Develop" situations and relative risks and rewards in pursuing each.
  • Lease renewal issues as they relate to market rental, length of lease and demolition options.
  • Client negotiations in connection with the above.

Development Consultancy and acting as Advisor to vendors and purchasers complements his services.

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • Member of the Appraisal Institute of Canada, AACI
  • Member of the American Institute of Real Estate Appraisers, MAI
  • Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors of Great Britain, FRICS
  • Member of the Urban Development Institute (UDI)
  • Member of the Vancouver Real Estate Board
  • Member of the National Association of Office and Industrial Parks (NAIOP)
  • Member of the Education Committee of the UDI
  • Member of the Vancouver Board of Trade

Contact Information

Direct: 604.331.7311
Main: 604.689.1233
Fax: 604.689.0538

Contact Us
Main: 604.689.1233
Fax: 604.689.0538
"Our firm always relies upon Burgess, Cawley, Sullivan & Associates to provide thorough and accurate appraisal reports."
- Private investor