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Reneé Foley


Property Tax


Reneé provides real property consulting services to DMA’s clients, focusing on annual real estate assessment reviews, appeal filings, and litigation support for commercial properties. She works directly with clients to negotiate assessment reductions through informal meetings with assessors and defends client positions at hearings held in front of the Boards of Appeals. Reneé oversees and coordinates appeal efforts, initiates discussions for PILOTs, TIFs, and other abatement or exemption programs, reviews current programs, proposes cost-saving measures, and ensures clients’ collections revenue generation aligns with expectations.



24 years in property tax; 2 years with DMA


  • Completed thousands of real property tax assessment review projects
  • Proven success in negotiating assessment reductions and defending client positions at appeal hearings
  • Generated millions of dollars in property tax savings for clients
  • Managed large portfolios consisting of thousands of sites, providing annual detailed property tax analyses and identifying tax-saving opportunities
  • Highly skilled in researching real estate markets and property analysis
  • Extensive experience in the analysis and valuation of commercial property types, including office, retail, complex industrial, multi-family, and special-purpose properties
  • Expertise in initiating discussions for PILOTs, TIFs, and other abatement or exemption programs

Delaware | Maryland | New Jersey | Pennsylvania | Virginia | Washington DC | West Virginia



Automotive | Energy & Utilities | Finance & Insurance | Manufacturing | Oil & Gas | Pharmaceuticals


Education / Credentials

  • Bachelor of Environmental Engineering – Temple University
  • IPT – Member of the Institute of Professionals in Taxation
  • Continually attends seminars that examine the latest changes in state and local taxation including courses offered by the Appraisal Institute, the Institute for Professionals in Taxation (IPT), and the American Bar Association (ABA).
  • CREW – Member of the Commercial Real Estate Women’s team, Philadelphia Chapter