Mr. John Lifflander, ASA
Covenant Consultants, Inc.
9620 NE 234th St.
Battle Ground WA, 98604
Expert witness appraiser in real estate, specialzing in industrial properties and machinery and equipment.
BIO / Resume / CV:
h Appraisal of industrial, commercial and residential properties. h Specializing in expert witness testimony and property tax consultation h Hi-tech appraisals for ad valorem valuation and valuation consulting include: Hewlett Packard, Inc. Sharp Microelectronics Sharp Laboratories S.E.H.America WaferTech LSI Logic Integrated Data Technology Lattice Semiconductor Toyocom Devices of America Fujimi, Inc Merix, Inc. Shell Solar Silicon 2000 Linear Technology Heraeus Shin Etsu Mashushita (Panansonic) Kyocera Industrial Ceramics St. Gobain Industrial Ceramics Previous experience includes: h 5 years for Clark County Department of Assessment & GIS, Vancouver, WA, as Program Manager III and Senior Industrial Appraiser h 3 years as a Hearings Officer (Administrative Law Judge) for the Oregon Department of Revenue adjudicating complex property tax disputes for all types of property including industrial, commercial and residential properties. h 1 year as an Administrative Law Judge for the Construction Contractors Board in Oregon, adjudicating disputes between contractors and their clients and subcontractors. h 5 years as Senior Industrial Appraiser for the Oregon Department of Revenue. Other appraisal includes the following samples: Port of Vancouver V entire port with of 80 buildings and shipping apparatus Nike, Inc. - distribution warehouse, footwear manufacturer Boise Cascade Corporation V paper mill Weyerhaeuser Paper Company V paper mill Alcoa V aluminum Vanalco V aluminum Frito-Lay V food processor Georgia-Pacific Inc. - wood products processor, manufacturer Les Schwab Tires, Inc. - tire manufacturing Ft. James Paper Co. - paper mill (now owned by Georgia Pacific) Tyco Toys, Inc. - toy manufacturer, plastic extrusion Supra, Inc. - electronics production and assembly Bordens Chemical, Inc. - chemical company Lonestar Concrete Co. - concrete and sand and gravel Gerber Legendary Blades, Inc. - knife manufacturer Oroweat, Inc. - food processor, breads, pastries, etc. Precision Cast Parts Co. - metal fabrication Eagle Foundry, Inc. - foundry, custom metal forging Chas. Lilly Co. - fertilizer and pesticides Opticraft, Inc. - optical products: glasses and lenses Rhone-Poulenc, Inc. - chemicals Allen Machinery and Equipment Co. - food processing machinery sorters, etc. Columbia Corrugated, Inc. - cardboard box manufacturer Payless Drugs, Inc. - distribution warehouse Blaser Die Casting, Inc. - die casting Cornell Pump Co. - pump manufacturer Milgard Corp. - window manufacturer Betaseed, Inc. - seed processor Woodfold Marco Mfg. Co. - door, wood products mfg. Wright Business Forms, Inc. - printer Ryerson Steel - steel fabricator Fisher Mill Co. - grain processor Bioproducts, Inc. - fish food processor Northern Engineering and Plastics, Inc. - injection mold plastics Landa V pressure washers, etc. Columbia Machine V brick making machines Consolidated Container Corp V plastics Bemis V bag manufacturer BOC Gases V chemicals Pendleton Woolen Mills V apparel Jantzen - apparel The Columbian V newspaper, publisher Vinings Industries V chemicals Betzdearborn V heat treating Bodycote V metal coating Elixir Industries V chemicals Exterior Wood V treated wood Cadet Manufacturing V electric heaters General Chemical V chemicals LaFarge V concrete Micropump V specialized pumps Old Castle Glass V heat treating Portco V bags Thompson Metal Fab V metal fabrication GLVA Lavalley V paper mill machinery Advanced Drainage V plastic culverts BBA Nonwovens V diapers Adalis V tape products Bonar Plastics V plastics fabrication Camas Power Boiler V electric cogeneration plant Precision Wood Products V treated wood Columbia Vista V lumber mill Education: University of Houston, Houston, Texas B.A. Degree in Communications 1974 Courses in Economics Appraisal Courses (Last Fourteen Years, only): 2002 Instructor: The Principles of Industrial Valuation 1996: Instructor: Expert Witness Course 1994: Instructor: Direct Capitalization Course for Industrial Buildings 1995: Writer: Appraiser Orientation and Training Manual 1996: Instructor: Analysis of Data for Industrial Sales 2003 Appraisal Institute: Blueprints 2003 Appraisal Institute: Analyzing Operating Statements 2003 Appraisal Institute: Appraisal of Nursing Facilities 2003 USPAP 2001 300 V Mass Appraisal 2001 Intermediate Legal Descriptions 1998: Appraisal Institute: Eminent Domain 710 1998: Appraisal Institute: Eminent Domain 720 1998: Appraisal Institute: Standards of Professional Practice A 1998: Oregon and Washington Tax Seminar 1997: Discounted Cash Flow Course 1996: Attorney General Expert Witness Course 1995: Appeals Course 1995: Contaminated Property 1995: Trended Investment Cost Method Course 1994: PURS (Public Utilities Reports Course) 1994: Residential Mass Appraisal II 1994: Appeals Training (also instructor) 1993: Marshall and Swift Commercial Cost Courses 1993: Farm Use 1 1992: Exemptions Workshop 1992: Appraisal Institute: Standards of Professional Practice A & B 1991: Industrial Appraisal, TICM and DCF 1991: Commercial Appraisal 1 1991: Attorney Generals Administrative Law Courses: Interpretation of Laws and Statutes Legal Research Various other courses 1990: Mykut Real Estate School: Broker Management 1988: Albuquerque Contractors School: Commercial Contractors Course 1989: New Mexico Real Estate Institute : Real Estate Appraisal, Law, Practice, Finance Pre-1989: Various appraisal and real estate courses, taken from 1975 to 1989. Licenses and Designations h State Certified General Appraiser in Washington and Oregon. h Licensed Real Estate Broker in Washington. h FHA approved appraiser. h ASA, Accredited Senior Member, American Society of Appraisers. h VA approved appraiser. Writing Credits: h Appraiser Orientation and Training Manual for new industrial appraisers for the Oregon Department of Revenue. h Wrote (revised) the State of Oregon Administrative Rule regarding procedures for appraising industrial property. h Authored the following for (IAAO) International Association of Assessing Officers: h The Appraisal of Manufacturing Plants for IAAO Subscription Service. h The Administration of Appeals chapter for the IAA0 Assessment Administration book . h The Conundrum of Concurrency for the May/June 2001 Assessment Journal. h Not Your Fathers Appraisal for July/August 2002 Assessment Journal h Edited and helped with re-write for Standard on Assessment Appeals for IAAO. h Nominated for the Donahoe Essay Award for IAAO in 2002, 2003 and 2004. h Authored one-day seminar on Industrial Appraisal for the IAAO. h Authored article Efficiency, Please! for June 2003 issue of Fair and Equitable for IAAO.
Expert Witness Appraiser Appraisal Real Estate Industry Industrial Properties Machinery And Equipment Business Valuation