William Bendict

William H. Benedict

Senior Appraiser

William Benedict is a graduate of the University of Buffalo with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Architecture.

Prior to joining CNY Pomeroy Appraisers, he spent time living in Arizona working as a carpenter with a specialty in metal fabrication. Upon fulfilling his life-long dream of designing and building his personal residence he changed paths and began the pursuit of an appraisal career.

He has experience in appraising rural, residential and commercial properties.


  • Graduated 1989 – University of Buffalo with BS Architecture

Completed Appraisal Courses:

  • General Market Analysis and Highest and Best Use
  • Statistics, Modeling, and Finance
  • General Appraiser Sales Comparison Approach
  • General Appraiser Site Valuation and Cost Approach
  • Fair Housing, Fair Lending and Environmental Issues
  •  Using the HP-12C Calculator

Completed Appraisal Courses By The Appraisal Institute:

  • Basic Appraisal Principles
  • Basic Appraisal Procedures
  • Basic Income Capitalization
  • General Applications
  • Advanced Applications
  • Fundamentals of Separating Real Property, Personal Property and Intangible Business Assets
  • Appraising Historic Preservation Easements
  • Introduction to Green Buildings
  •  Case Studies in Appraising Green Residential Buildings
  • Residential and Commercial Valuation of Solar
  • General Appraiser Income Approach (Part 1)
  • General Appraiser Income Approach (Part 2)
  • General Appraiser Report Writing and Case Studies


Appraisal experience in numerous types of real property including an emphasis in rural markets.  Assignments for all types of agricultural, commercial, recreational, and residential properties.  Projects include eminent domain, utility easements, and conservation easements.

  • 2016 to Present: CNY Pomeroy Appraisers, Inc.
  • 2013 to 2015: Pomeroy Appraisal Associates, Inc.
  • 2006 to 2013: Advanced Appraisals, Inc.
  • 1989 to 2006: Residential Design Build Services