Centract has its roots in the valuation business and offers a comprehensive line of valuations products.
The best in real estate valuation expertise, processes and technology.
Experience in Real Estate & Valuation
- Over 15 years of experience in appraisal management as a corporation
- Together, our management team has almost 200 years of experience in valuation and appraisals
- Centract is part of Brookfield Residential Property Services, which provides services across the residential real estate and mortgage transaction. Our brands include Royal LePage, Brookfield Global Relocations, amongst others. We live, breathe and know real estate
Effective Appraisal Network
- Over 1,500 appraisers across Canada nationally, including urban, rural and remote areas, plus extensive experience in Quebec.
- Multiple models available, including:
i. Tiered supplier model: a scale model for optimal cost-effectiveness
ii. Scorecard model: appraisers based on scorecard criteria determined by you
iii. Preferred supplier / client choice model: appraisers as directed by you
- Highly qualified appraisers that meet our high standards for professionalism, experience, quality, customer service and performance. Ensured via contract agreements, ongoing management and audits of the network.
Knowledgeable, Professional Support
- Team of experienced national appraisers managing our appraisal network.
- Bilingual customer care centre including specialized teams. Open 8am – 6pm EST.
- Dedicated account executives that know you and your business needs intimately.
High Level of Quality Assurance
- Best-in-industry technology to ensure quality valuations and data integrity. Clients include the chartered banks (including their requirements on security, privacy, back-up, quality, etc.).
- Highest levels of process effectiveness due to initiatives such as Six Sigma, continuous training, auditing and other best practice process mechanisms.
- Assurance via comprehensive insurance. Not only do all appraisers in our network carry professional liability insurance, Centract additionally carries significant amounts of general liability, workers compensation, E&O insurance, and fidelity insurance as well as employee bonding.
Strong Financial Stability
- Our parent, Brookfield Asset Management Inc., has over $150B in assets under management, is publicly traded on 3 exchanges and has a market cap of $20B+.
Client Service, Focus & Commitment
- A consultative, client-focused approach has been key to our success. We invest and develop products and solutions that truly assist our clients in achieving their strategic goals, be they to generate more leads, drive higher close rates, better focus spend, manage risk, and/or improve efficiencies.
- Innovation, thought leadership and excellence are our goals. We are driven by the sincere desire to collaborate with and build enduring relationships with our clients and partners, and the genuine commitment to provide the best and most innovative products in order for our clients to make the best possible business decisions.
Appraisal Valuation Products:
- Full Appraisal
- Progress Inspection
- Inspection Report
- Property Visit Certificate
- Foreclosure Appraisal
- Estimates Based on Plan
Automated Valuation Products:
- AVMs (Automated Valuation Models)
- MarVE (Market Value Estimate
Guaranteed Valuation Products:
- GIV (Guaranteed Instant Value)
- Portfolio Upsell
Other Portfolio Valuation Products
- Market Intelligence (Geographic or Property level)