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Ann C. Fortner

Managing Director
(312) 445-5461

Ann C. Fortner is the Managing Director at National Property Valuation Advisors, Inc.  She provides real estate consultancy services with in-depth, client-tailored market research and analyses for retail, office, multifamily, industrial, and special-use properties nationwide.  Ms. Fortner also oversees NPV Advisors’ national research initiatives by devising research methodology, developing products and client-specific templates, and implementing quality-control protocols.

Prior to her current role, Ms. Fortner was the founding member of NPV Advisors’ Research Group and managed research operations as Director of Research in the Chicago office.  She has extensive experience in analyzing data and providing investors with actionable market insights for all types of commercial real estate assets.  Since the Research Group’s founding in 2010, it has expanded companywide with a goal of providing consistent, high-quality market research for our valuation and consultancy clients.


The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Chicago, Illinois

  • Graduated with honors with a Master of Business Administration

The University of Chicago
Chicago, Illinois

  • Graduated with honors with a BA in Economics and History

Various real-estate related courses and seminars by ICSC and CCIM

Professional Affiliations & Designations

International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)

  • Associate Member

Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW Chicago)

  • Associate Member
  • Leadership & Professional Development Committee (former member)

Young Real Estate Professionals

  • Member

Institute for Real Estate Management (IREM)

  • Associate Member