Brokerage Services

Goldman Associates, Inc. provides professional sales and leasing services for commercial and industrial real estate throughout West Virginia.  This also includes farms, raw land and subdivisions.

Examples of this would include the following:

  • Manufacturing Facilities
  • Offices
  • Retail Opportunities
  • Investment Properties
  • Distribution Facilities

For the past 50 years, Goldman Associates, Inc. has provided unique skills and professionalism to a variety of clients including governmental agencies, private and public corporations, investors, and international companies.  It has also shared a unique relationship with individuals who participate in all areas of the real estate market.

The brokerage assignments include land leases and sales, commercial and industrial leases and sales, and auctions of all types of real estate.

Through professional courses and upon receipt of designations, the principals of Goldman Associates, Inc. have been highly trained to participate in the markets and match clients with available properties.  They have acted both as seller’s and buyer’s agents.

The connection with most major real estate corporations throughout the United States has been achieved through individual membership in the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors, as well as long term relationships throughout the United States.  These alliances have allowed Goldman Associates, Inc. to be a principal player with the national market in dealing with international clients.

Being located in the Capitol City of West Virginia provides unique access to Federal, State and local offices.  The name Goldman Associates, Inc. is known from the Governor’s Office to the Mayor’s Office and the door is always open.

Appraisal Services

Goldman Associates, Inc. was founded with an emphasis on appraisal services.  For 50 years, Jay Goldman has been active in the West Virginia appraisal market.  He and his staff have developed a comprehensive database to assure accurate, market based valuations and provide quality service to clients.  Through the negotiation and valuation processes, there is a good flow of data from the sales and leasing brokerage aspect for Goldman Associates, Inc. to the appraisal/consulting area.

Goldman Associates, Inc. is proud of a diverse roster of appraisal clients, which has been developed and includes banks and lending institutions, attorneys, government entities, and corporate clients.  Special emphasis has been placed on litigation support services to help law firms defend and prosecute claims, as well as to provide guidance in related areas.

The appraisals that Goldman Associates, Inc. has performed are throughout the State of West Virginia.  They include specific emphasis on the Advantage Valley, which is a corridor extending from Huntington through Charleston.

Consulting services are provided to many clients who do not need specific valuation but rather need to define potential changes in marketing to meet their immediate goals.  This may include highest and best use studies, feasibility studies, comparison of available properties, or “what if” situations.


Goldman Associates, Inc. has been actively involved in providing consulting services to individuals, corporations and attorneys.  Often, the client does not need an appraisal, but must rely on the experience of the members of this firm to provide them with current data to assist in decision making.

Our personnel are qualified as expert witnesses in several State and Federal Courts and various litigation matters.  We have been involved in bankruptcy proceedings, both plaintiff and defense work, and tax appeals.  Litigation work has involved several class action cases, environmental damage issues, value diminution cases, and issues regarding mortgage fraud.  Our depth is immense and we have worked throughout the State of West Virginia.

The ability to provide valuable and meaningful real estate consulting services provides the client with the tools necessary to make realistic decisions.  Knowledge of the market provides the basis for value added assistance by our staff.  The ability to integrate competence, skill and trust provides the basis of our knowledge.

Auction Services

Jay Goldman is a Licensed Auctioneer in West Virginia and Virginia; and a Graduate of the Missouri Auction School.  He has participated in numerous auctions throughout West Virginia.

Often the auction marketing method of sale is the right format for a property.  Goldman Associates, Inc. is active in real estate auctions and has been involved in large marketing campaigns.

By conducting the auction you have set the date to sell the property on your terms.