David Beshears Named 2012 Recipient Of FSU Real Estate Network's Award

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The Center for Real Estate Education & Research, housed in the College of Business at Florida State University, is pleased to announce David Beshears, principal of Beshears & Associates, as this year’s recipient of "The Network’s Award." This prestigious award is given to one individual annually in recognition of their enduring and significant contribution to the Real Estate program at Florida State University. The program at FSU is consistently ranked among the top programs in the nation.

David Beshears serves on the Executive Board of the FSU Center for Real Estate Education & Research.  Beshears, holds B.A. degrees in real estate and marketing from Florida State University. He began his career with GA/Partners, a national consulting firm in Washington, D.C., and was involved in valuation assignments throughout the United States.  In 1987, he joined Cushman & Wakefield Financial Services Group, where he was involved in the exclusive sale of more than 20 properties.  Since 1991, he has been active in commercial appraisal and consulting. Beshears holds a MAI membership designation from the Appraisal Institute and is a Florida State-Certified general appraiser.  He founded Beshears & Associates in 1994. 

Beshears & Associates is a commercial real estate appraisal firm that works throughout the State of Florida from its office located in Tampa.  Property types appraised include apartments, industrial, land, office, and retail properties with specialty practices in auto service, bank branches, hotels and self-storage facilities.  Beshears & Associates 12 appraisers complete more than 650 commercial real estate appraisals annually throughout Florida.