Hans Detlefsen, MPP, MAI
Direct: +1(312) 526-3885
Hans Detlefsen, MPP, MAI, is President and Founder of Hotel Appraisers & Advisors, LLC.
has nearly two decades of experience as a hotel appraiser, real estate consultant, and public policy advisor.
clients include major hotel corporations, banks, brokers, investment funds, owners, management companies, 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 and board meetings.
has been quoted in numerous media and news sources during the past two decades.
Mr. Detlefsen founded Hotel Appraisers & Advisors.
Prior to forming HA&A, Mr. Detlefsen was Managing Director and owner of the Chicago office of HVS.
Before becoming a hotel appraiser, Hans gained consulting experience at Economics Research Associates (now AECOM) and at Ernst & Young.
After college, Hans served as Special Assistant to the Lieutenant Governor of Indiana.
During graduate school, he served as Editor-in-Chief of the Chicago Policy Review.
Hans is an MAI designated member of the Appraisal Institute.
is 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.