JLL has acquired Metropolitan Valuation Services, a commercial property appraisal firm.

The deal increases JLL’s capacity to 30 valuations professionals, helping investors navigate real estate values.

“MVS, a 20-year-old experienced Tri-State team of seasoned professionals with a deep and intimate knowledge of New York, is well placed to empower clients with information and knowledge to help them make the best decisions for their real estate assets. Joining forces with MVS enables JLL to enhance our service for existing clients, strengthen our multi-housing capabilities within this buoyant segment and scale our footprint across the U.S.,” said Tony Lenamon, head of valuation advisory at JLL in the Americas.