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Diana Lin

National Director of Research
(949) 296-6218

Diana Lin is the Director of Research in the Newport office.  She oversees daily production of a wide array of economic and market analyses for hotel, land, retail, office, industrial, multifamily, and special-use properties.  Ms. Lin strives to streamline the research process for the Newport’s Research Group with well-supported qualitative and quantitative methodologies.

Prior to her current role, Ms. Lin familiarized herself with the valuation and financial modeling aspect of appraisal in addition to obtaining a license as a General Real Estate Appraiser.  Meanwhile, she served the role of a Senior Research Associate, heavily involved in the training of Newport researchers.


University of California, Irvine
Irvine, California

  • Graduated with a Bachelor of Art in Psychology

Professional Affiliations

Appraisal Institute

  • Practicing Affiliate


Certified General Real Estate Appraiser

  • California