I am a State Certified Residential Real Estate Appraiser, appraising in the Greater Cleveland area. Since 1998, I have performed over 7,000 residential real estate appraisals. I work full time as an independent fee appraiser for banks, attorneys, lenders, investors and homeowners. I have experience in appraising vacant land and residential properties, including complex properties such as luxury homes.
I am a member of the National Association of Appraisers (NAA). I am also a proud member of OCAP(Ohio Coalition of Appraisal Professionals), and an active member of the National Association of Realtors (NAR), the Ohio Association of Realtors (OAR) and the Akron/Cleveland Association of REALTORS(ACAR).
I write a regular blog covering issues related to the real estate profession. My articles have been published in several printed and on-line appraisal magazines. My blog is followed by individuals around the country. I also host a podcast called Home Value Stories.
An appraiser is hired to estimate a supportable value. Anyone can come up with a number. Professional appraisers are hired to estimate supportable values utilizing state of the art tools and expert analysis.
Are you looking for an FHA appraiser or have questions about FHA appraisals? I can help! I am FHA approved. Are you a real estate agent looking for a pre-listing appraisal? I can help with that also. I specialize in appraising single-family dwellings, including luxury homes, condominiums, 2-4 unit apartment buildings, investment properties and vacant land. I would love to help you with your valuation needs for the following: