The AMC Principals

Michael McGuire, CCIM, MAI
Principal - The Austin McGuire Company

Michael McGuire has over 30 years of experience in commercial real estate, ranging from residential/commercial development to financial analysis of complex properties, to acquisition and disposition advisor work for investors and business owners.  Mr. McGuire is a member of the Appraisal Institute (MAI) and a Member of the Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute (CIREI) holding the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation as well as being a state certified commercial real estate appraiser in Connecticut and New York.

Mr. McGuire brings traditional and non-traditional real estate problem solving skills to meet the needs of real estate investors as well as local communities and the businesses that reside there.  This includes environmental contamination issues, development analysis, planning and zoning issues, traditional and alternative financial structuring, and architectural and construction issues among others.

Mr. McGuire has participated as a principal in the acquisition and rehabilitation of two multi-family residential and one mixed-use project in Westchester County, New York, and one commercial office building in Norwalk, Connecticut.  For three decades Mr. McGuire has provided valuations for regional malls, community and neighborhood retail centers, suburban and CBD offices, multifamily properties, sub-divisions, hotels, industrial properties, and over 2,500 residential properties.  He also provides asset disposition work for bankruptcy purposes and real estate tax certiorari work for his clients.

Prior to joining The Austin McGuire Company, Mr. McGuire was the National Director of Real Estate Valuations for KPMG Peat Marwick LLP.  During his five years with KPMG, Mr. McGuire was exposed to a variety of real estate related problems presented by the broad spectrum of KPMG clients.
Nancy N. McGuire, MAI

Nancy McGuire has over 20 years of experience in real estate in both the United States and England. Ms. McGuire is a Member of the Appraisal Institute (MAI) and has served on the New York Chapter Admissions Committee and on the Appraisal Institute Young Advisory Committee in Washington D.C. She has also contributed to the industry as a lecturer at New York University’s Real Estate Institute and as a lecturer in the J.P. Morgan Investment Management, Inc. Training Seminar.

As president of The Austin McGuire Company, Ms. McGuire provides quality real estate problem solving to individuals, businesses, and municipalities in the New York and Connecticut Region.

Ms. McGuire is responsible for the valuation of over $1 billion in major office, retail, industrial, healthcare, petroleum, and multifamily properties nationwide for corporate and institutional investors. She has valued private inns, estates, single and multifamily homes, condominiums, and cooperatives in the tri-state area, and has participated in several consulting assignments nationwide and abroad. In addition, she has participated in the valuation of limited partnerships and minority interests for transfer tax, litigation, and gift tax purposes.

Ms. McGuire also provides value enhancement services to residential and commercial property owners. She has provided investors with property marketing advice, renovation management, and interior and exterior design. The results of these services were a direct and significant increase in cash flow at a minimum expense to the investors.

Prior to forming this company, Ms. McGuire was a Senior Manager in charge of KPMG Peat Marwick LLP’s New York Real Estate Valuation practice. In addition, she has worked with Jones Lang Wootton in London and in Chemical Bank’s Real Estate Group in New York.