George P. Galphin, Jr, MAI


Managing Director | Calhoun Sands Valuation & Advisory, Inc.
1010 Huntcliff, Suite 2130
Atlanta, Georgia 30350
Office: 404.719.4904


Managing Director of CSVA with 31 years of valuation experience across a broad range of property types on a local and regional basis. Generalized experience includes valuation and consulting assignments on a wide variety of commercial property types including office, industrial, multi-family, retail, mixed-use, hospitality, special-purpose, going-concern properties, net leased investments, automotive sales and service facilities, childcare facilities, self-storage, agricultural properties, vacant land, right-of-way acquisitions, subdivisions, mitigation banks, timberland, and multi-property portfolios. Specialized experience includes portfolio holdings, mitigation banks, timberland, childcare facilities, self-storage facilities, eminent domain, and litigation support.

Prior experience: Founded Chattahoochee Valuation Group, LLC in 2013 which was acquired by Calhoun Sands Valuation & Advisory in 2022. Opened the Cumming, Georgia office for Gainesville, Georgia based Metro Appraisals in 1998 and managed as President-GA 400 Office until 2013.


University of Georgia – Terry College of Business
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Real Estate

Professional Designation/Licenses

Designated Member of the Appraisal Institute (MAI)
State of Georgia: Certified General Real Property Appraiser No. 2134
State of Alabama: Certified General Real Property Appraiser No. G01240
State of North Carolina: Certified General Real Property Appraiser No. A7948
State of South Carolina: Certified General Appraiser No. 7294
State of Tennessee: Certified General Real Estate Appraiser No. 4312

Appraisal Education

National USPAP Course
Business Practices and Ethics
Report Writing & Valuation Analysis
Advanced Income Capitalization
Advanced Applications
Condemnation Appraising: Principles & Applications
Condemnation Appraising: Advanced Topics & Applications
Eminent Domain & Condemnation
Complex Litigation Appraisal Case Studies
Litigation Appraising: Specialized Topics and Applications
Uniform Appraisal Standards for Federal Land Acquisitions (Yellow Book)
Partial Interest Valuation – Divided
Feasibility Analysis, Market Value & Investment Timing
Fundamentals of Separating Real & Property & Intangible Business Assets
Real Estate Finance, Value & Investment Performance
Small Hotel/Motel Valuation
Marketability Studies: The Six-Step Process & Basic Applications
Valuation of Conservation Easements
Forest Valuations for Non-Foresters
Real Estate Finance, Statistics & Valuation Modeling