Rocco Quaresima, MAI

Frq PropertiesPrincipal
Phone: (860) 263-7922 x201
Fax: (860) 271-8218
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Rocco Quaresima has been active in the real estate industry since 1991. Prior to co-founding FRQ Property Advisors, LLC, Mr. Quaresima was a Vice President in the Hartford office of CBRE. Appraisal assignments included research and preparation of narrative appraisals of various commercial and industrial properties to include shopping centers, triple net leased properties, single- and multitenant professional and medical office buildings, apartment buildings, residential developments, parking garages, cold storage facilities, large proposed mixed-use projects, and others .

Before joining CBRE, Mr. Quaresima was a Senior Commercial Real Estate Appraiser in the Hartford office of Italia & Lemp, Inc. During his tenure at Italia & Lemp, Inc., he appraised and consulted on a wide variety of commercial projects, with an emphasis on complex retail, retail, apartment and mixed-use development projects. He was also involved in training and mentoring appraiser trainees.

Mr. Quaresima has extensive experience in reviewing third party appraisal reports and has also qualified as an expert witness in the State of Connecticut judicial system.


B.S. Degree in Business Administration
University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
Major: Finance, with a concentration in Real Estate

memberships & affiliations

  • Member of the Appraisal Institute
  • General Certified Real Estate Appraiser, State of Connecticut, License No. 508
  • Revaluation Certified, State of Connecticut, Certificate No. 927
  • Real Estate Broker, State of Connecticut, License No. 757809
  • Real Estate Finance Association of Connecticut (REFA-CT), Professional Member
  • National Association of Realtors
  • Connecticut Association of Realtors
  • Greater Hartford Association of Realtors

Community Involvement

  • 2011 Vice President, Education and Executive Director Guidance Committee Chairs and Regional Representative, Connecticut Chapter of the Appraisal Institute
  • Chair of Membership Committee, Real Estate Finance Association of Connecticut