About

Shepherd Associates is a full-service real estate appraisal and consulting firm. Our primary focus is the valuation and analysis of all types of real property interests, both residential and commercial, with a particular focus on unusual and complex problems. The firm is dedicated to finding honest, well-founded answers to clients’ real estate questions by sound analysis and thorough market research.

Areas of specific concentration include, but are not limited to:

  • FIRREA-compliant appraisals for lending transactions.
  • Commercial and residential properties and property interests of all types, including land
  • Expert witness testimony and litigation support
  • Tax and eminent domain matters
  • Appraisal review
  • Limited appraisals, evaluations and preliminary analyses, cash flow and feasibility analyses, rental and market surveys, and highest and best use studies
  • Probate, divorce, estate planning, and business disposition appraisal and consulting services’

The firm takes pride in the quality of its research and analysis, the advantageous use of technology, and the integrity of its conclusions. Numerous legal, financial, individual and corporate clients regularly seek out the firm’s expertise. Maintaining client confidentiality and observing applicable regulatory requirements are goals of the firm and represent cornerstones in developing mutual trust and respect with clients.

The principal, William J. Pastuszek, Jr., holds the MAI and  SRA designations from the Appraisal Institute and the MRA designation from the Massachusetts Board of Real Estate Appraisers. The firm’s staff includes dedicated and experienced state certified appraisers with credentials in the New England States. Appraiser biographies are available at _____________