MIA Valuers

Based in the regional city of Griffith, MIA Valuers Pty Limited (MIA Valuers) is an independent property valuation and consultancy firm wholly owned by the writer. We have extensive experience in all forms of property valuations and consultancy in the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area (MIA) and surrounding areas in south western New South Wales.

MIA Valuers specialises in all aspects of residential, commercial and industrial, rural, rural lifestyle, block/hobby farms, water property rights.

The firm is independent of any real estate agency or organisation therefore, MIA Valuers has no pecuniary interest in any property being valued. Due to the firm's independence, clients can be assured that all advice is provided on a strictly confidential basis and that no conflict of interest will occur.

We have qualifications in Property Valuations together with both practical experience in the valuation industry spanning more than a decade and hands on approach in viticulture/horticulture, growing up on the land. All valuation and property consultancy work is prepared to the highest professional standard by staff who have total integrity. The firm's valuation reports are designed to inform the client of all relevant aspects of the property being valued. Attention to detail and awareness of client needs are paramount at MIA Valuers and therefore, if required, valuation reports can be tailored to meet specific client requirements.

Maintaining an up-to-date comprehensive sales and leasing database is an integral activity within MIA Valuers. This ensures that all necessary information is available to provide accurate valuation and property consultancy advice to all clients.

In addition to being Registered Valuers and Associate Members of the Australian Property Institute (API), I have carried out the Risk Management Course. All valuations are carried out in accordance with the Code of Professional Practice, Code of Ethics and Rules of Conduct as imposed by the API. Further, the API through the Australian Valuation and Property Standards Board (AV & PSB) release practice standards and guidance notes to ensure that property related concepts and principles are consistent with the requirements of the Corporations Law, Australian Accounting Standards, Statements of Accounting Concepts and, where applicable, circulars from the Insurance and Superannuation Commission. It is also intended that all standards are to be consistent with the concepts and definitions contained in the International Valuation Standards, except where Australian law and practice requires otherwise.

The API has an essential Continuing Professional Development program ensuring all members maintain a high standard of professionalism. Continuing Professional Development at MIA Valuers ensures that the staff continue to keep abreast of the knowledge and skills required to successfully compete in an increasingly dynamic and challenging environment. John Carbone is actively involved in the Riverina Valuers Study Group that provides professional networking.

The staff at MIA Valuers takes great pride in their professionalism, commitment to complete valuations within negotiated timeframes, and their ability to satisfy all client requirements. All work prepared is completed qualified staff and we are confident of fulfilling the reporting requirements and proposed response times. We currently satisfy similar requirements for our existing clients and prioritise work load to ensure all valuations are completed when necessary.