Campbell & Company Appraisals Inc.


Expert Services for the Legal Community

Real estate valuation and consulting reports for the legal community are often subject to scrutiny by numerous parties.  At Campbell & Company Appraisals Inc., our commitment to the provision of independent valuation opinions, in conjunction with our expertise in writing well-researched, easily understood reports, results in our trusted reputation among the legal community.  Whether real estate valuation expertise is required for litigation, mediation or other dispute resolution situations, we provide a consistently high level of professionalism, integrity and confidentiality.

At Campbell & Company Appraisals Inc., we focus on the provision of real estate appraisals, review reports and expert witness testimony services to the legal community, particularly regarding rural and agricultural property types.  Our mission is to provide professional services that best support our clients and the intended users of our reports, in making well-informed decisions regarding real property.

For further information regarding the qualifications of Lisa Campbell, ARA, AACI, P.App, see below.

Lisa Campbell, ARA, AACI, P.App

Real Estate Appraiser & Consultant

Lisa Campbell’s CV


Professional Experience

Lisa Campbell, ARA, AACI, P.App has been appraising real estate since 1993. Ms. Campbell spent the first eighteen years of her career appraising urban investment and agricultural real estate in the Niagara Region and Haldimand County. Throughout this time, Ms. Campbell worked out of St. Catharines, ON as an associate appraiser with Kernahan & Graves Real Estate Co. Limited (1993 to 2001) and then as a senior appraiser with Ridley & Associates Real Estate Services Limited (2001 to 2011).

In 2011, Ms. Campbell moved her appraisal practice to the Toronto, ON office of the Altus Expert Services® Team of Altus Group Limited. Altus Group Limited is Canada’s largest real estate services company; the Altus Expert Services® team specializes expert support services for disputes involving property issues. While at Altus Group, Ms. Campbell provided real estate appraisal and consulting services of urban and rural real estate for litigation, expropriation and right-of-way corridor purposes, and specialized in the valuation of agricultural and rural real estate across southern Ontario.

In 2015, Ms. Campbell returned to the Niagara Region to become the principal of Campbell & Company Appraisals Inc., a company committed to providing independent, high quality real estate appraisal services in the Niagara Region, Haldimand County and Hamilton-Wentworth, with an additional focus on the provision of expert valuation and consulting services for the legal community across southern Ontario, particularly regarding agricultural and rural property types.  


Education

American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers (ASFMRA)
Completion of educational / work experience requirements and awarded designation Accredited Rural Appraiser (ARA), 2016

Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC)
Completion of educational / work experience requirements and awarded designation Accredited Appraiser Canadian Institute (AACI), 2003

University of Western Ontario (UWO)
Awarded Bachelor of Arts degree (Administrative and Commercial Studies), 1988


Presentations, Seminars & Published Work

“CUSPAP, The Ontario Expropriations Act and Jurisdictional Exception”, Canadian Property Valuation Magazine, Appraisal Institute of Canada, Volume 60, Book 2 (Q2, 2016)

“The Effect of the Reinvention of Canada’s Wine Industry on Land Values in Ontario’s Niagara Region”, Canadian Property Valuation Magazine, Appraisal Institute of Canada, Volume 59, Book 1 (Q1, 2015)

“Agricultural Appraisal in Ontario – Producing a Credible Appraisal Report to Estimate Compensation in the Expropriation Process”, Ontario Expropriation Association Newsletter, Spring 2013

“Agricultural Appraisal in Ontario”, a seminar presented to Ministry of Transportation Ontario property officers and real property supervisors at the 2013 Ministry of Transportation Real Estate Forum, November 2013 and the Ontario Chapter of the International Right of Way Association, 2019


Expert Witness Testimony

Qualified as an Expert Witness, Ontario Superior Court of Justice

Appearance at Board of Negotiation


Memberships

Accredited Member of the Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC)

Accredited Member of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers (ASFMRA)

Associate Member of the Niagara Association of Realtors (NAR)

Associate Member of the Realtors Association of Hamilton-Burlington (RAHB)

Associate Member of the Toronto Region Real Estate Board (TRREB)


Committee Work

Executive Committee Member, Niagara Chapter AIC, 1995 to 1999

Vice-President, Ontario Chapter ASFMRA, 2011 to 2013

President, Ontario Chapter ASFMRA, 2013 to 2015

Member, AIC President’s Council on Diversity and Inclusion, 2021 to present


Partial Client List

Government Institutions, Crown Agencies, Conservancies and Energy Providers

  • Public Services and Procurement Canada (formerly Public Works and Government Services Canada)
  • Ministry of Transportation Ontario
  • Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation
  • Hydro One Networks Inc.
  • Metrolinx
  • Agriculture Canada
  • Escarpment Biosphere Conservancy
  • Regional Municipality of Niagara
  • Niagara Parks Commission
  • City of St. Catharines
  • City of Niagara Falls
  • Town of Fort Erie
  • Town of Lincoln
  • City of Welland

Legal and Accounting Firms

  • Osler, Hoskin, Harcourt
  • Borden Ladner Gervais
  • WeirFoulds
  • McMillan
  • Blaney McMurtry
  • Mitchell, Bardyn & Zalucky
  • Powell Barrister Professional Corporation
  • Davis Webb
  • Gardiner Roberts
  • Harrison Pensa
  • Sullivan Mahoney
  • Lancaster, Brooks & Welch
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • Deloitte
  • BDO Dunwoody Limited

Banks and Financial Institutions

  • Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
  • Meridian Credit Union
  • PenFinancial Credit Union
  • Bank of Montreal
  • Toronto-Dominion Bank
  • Royal Bank of Canada
  • Scotiabank
  • Farm Credit Corporation