Thomas Garrett

Thomas E. Garrett (Gene) graduated from Mississippi Southern College with a degree in Business Administration with an emphasis on real estate. He opened his real estate appraisal office in Huntsville in 1970, and in 1975, Gene obtained the MAI designation from the American Institute of Real Estate Appraisers. He has served the Appraisal Institute in numerous positions on a voluntary basis, including Secretary/Treasurer, Vice President and President of the Alabama Chapter. He also served nine years on the Board of Directors of the Appraisal Institute, and it's predecessor, the American Institute of Real Estate Appraisers and he currently represents the 5th District on the Alabama Appraisal Board. Of those nine years, four were served as Regional Chair for Region IX, and two as Vice Chair for Region IX.

During 1970 Thomas E. Garrett founded Garrett & Associates as an appraisal company in Huntsville, Al. The Garrett & Associates team quickly grew, as did the services we provide, and we are now a full service commercial real estate firm servicing clients throughout the southeastern United States. Our services range from valuing commercial real estate to advising clients navigating the complex rules of a 1031 tax deferred exchange. Click here for a complete listing, and description, of the services we provide.

The key to Garrett & Associates' success lies with our people and the expertise that we bring to our clients. Our employees have a combined total of over 80 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry and have established a reputation of integrity, honesty and expertise that our clients have come to depend on and value.

Not only do our people have considerable experience in commercial real estate, they have also demonstrated leadership in the industry. Mr. Garrett was the president of the Alabama Chapter of the Appraisal Institute, spent nine years on the Board of Directors, four years as the Regional Chair and two as the Vice Chair for Region IX. The team at Garrett & Associates places great importance on staying current with changing trends, keeping up to date on continuing education and obtaining the highest professional designations in our field. Our team consists of MAIs, licensed sales people, licensed brokers and a CPA. The knowledge the team at Garrett & Associates brings to our clients ensures that they receive the highest quality service possible and only make complex commercial real estate decisions after receiving all the facts.

Contact Thomas Garrett

Contact Thomas Garrett

Garrett & Associates
President, MAI
2515-A Memorial Parkway
Huntsville, Alabama  35802
Phone: 256-534-5001
Fax: 256-534-5114


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Statewide service provider in:
  • Alabama