Hans Detlefsen, MPP, MAI, is President and Founder of Hotel Appraisers & Advisors, LLC.
has nearly two decades of experience in real estate and public policy.
clients include major hotel corporations, investment banks, lenders, investment funds, owners, operators, tourism agencies, nonprofit organizations, state and local governments, and private developers.
team is engaged in a wide range of assignments involving complex consulting advisory work, litigation support, feasibility studies, and hotel appraisals.
frequently speaks at conferences, presents to industry groups, and has been quoted in numerous media and news sources during the past two decades.
Prior to founding HA&A, Mr. Detlefsen created the Chicago office of HVS.
He also has consulting experience at Economics Research Associates (now AECOM) and at Ernst & Young.
Before his consulting career, Hans served as Special Assistant to the Lieutenant Governor of Indiana.
He also served as Editor-in-Chief of the Chicago Policy Review.
Hans is a designated member of the Appraisal Institute and has received the MAI designation.
is licensed and state-certified as a general commercial appraiser.
or other HA&A consultants hold licenses in all 50 states, or can obtain them upon request.
Electronic copies of Mr. Detlefsen's
licenses, as issued by the various states' regulatory agencies and departments, are available upon request.
wife Emily and daughter Eleanor live in Chicago's Hyde Park neighborhood.