Efird Corporation
Providing Commercial and Residential Real Estate Valuations
Providing High Quality Appraisal Valuations
On Time, Every Time
We are a full service commercial and residential appraisal and consulting firm located in Charlotte, North Carolina. Aside from appraisal work, we also provide real estate brokerage expertise, offering consulting and representation for buyers and sellers. The Efird Corporation was established in 1980 and has built a reputation for providing quality appraisal reports in a results oriented industry.
  1. Industrial Properties
    Industrial Properties
    Industrial properties of all types require a multifaceted approach to evaluations. Our team members have extensive experience in all complex property types.
  2. Office Buildings, Institutional, YMCA's
    Office Buildings, Institutional, YMCA's
    Our experience ranges from single tenant office condos to multi-tenant high rise facilities of all sizes.
  3. Hotels, Complex Retail Transactions
    Hotels, Complex Retail Transactions
    The extensive experience of our appraisal team provides the insight into the key factors affecting the potential performance of such commercial spaces.
  4. Relocation
    Efird works with corporations and individuals providing he most probable price which a property should bring in a competitive and open market under all conditions requisite to a fair sale.
  5. Estate Valuation and Tax Appeal
    Estate Valuation and Tax Appeal
    It pays to know the value of what you own or inherit -- whether you need to purchase insurance, divide up your assets, value an estate or determine the worth of charitable tax deductions.
The Quality Difference

The Appraisal Institute endorses a level of excellance attainable through vigorous study and experience. Here at Efird we have several MAI designated Team Members;
George H. Efird Jr, John Garlock,Scott Spencer and Chesney Baker. Together our team and leadership seek to serve our clients with the utmost of quality work and service.

MAI Membership Designation
The MAI membership designation is held by professionals who can provide a wide range of services relating to all types of real property, such as providing opinions of value, evaluations, review, consulting and advice regarding investment decisions, among others. Property types may include commercial, industrial, agricultural, residential, vacant land and others. 
To become a MAI Designated member of the Appraisal Institute, an individual must:
Have good moral character;
Meet standards and ethics requirements;
Pass rigorous education requirements;
Pass a final comprehensive examination;
Submit specialized experience which must meet strict criteria; and
Receive credit for the demonstration of knowledge requirement.
These individuals have the necessary commercial property valuation experience and knowledge to produce a valuation that instills confidence. MAI Designated members agree to adhere to  the Appraisal Institute code of professional ethics and standards of professional appraisal practice, underscoring their commitment to sound and ethical professional practice.
Continuing education requirements help MAI Designated members stay informed of developments pertaining to real property valuation, enabling them to provide valuations reflecting the latest in professional practice.
The MAI designation has long been recognized by courts of law, government agencies, financial institutions and investors as a mark of excellence in the field of real estate valuation and analysis.

  1. Managing Director
  2. Managing Director
Additional Resources
Appraisal Institute

Charlotte Mecklenburg Polaris-Property Ownership and Land Records Information System

Mecklenburg County Real Estate Lookup

Link to all NC County Home Pages

NC State Government

US Census Bureau

NC Housing Finance Agency



Charlotte Regional Realtor Association

National Association of Home Builders