Accurate, dependable appraisal services in San Diego, Riverside and Orange Counties.

As licensed appraisers, we have the training and credentials to generate the level of reliable property value opinions that banks and major lending institutions require for home loans. With years of experience that only comes with time, we're more than ready to accept assignments pertaining to anything from starter homes to the most luxurious new construction.

We are the leading appraisal experts for-

  • Primary and Secondary Mortgages
  • Private Mortgage Insurance Removal
  • Estate Planning
  • Divorce Settlement
  • Tax Assessment Disputes
  • Retrospective Valuations
  • Employee Relocation
  • REO Valuations
  • Litigation
  • FHA 203K

The Appraisal Firm

SoCal Appraiser

Our investment in technology translates into faster appraisals for our clients and lower costs for us (and subsequently you).  And above everything, we are conscious of the importance of professional customer service.  Additionally, we treat everyone as we prefer to be treated ourselves whether we're meeting face to face, on the phone or communicating online in e-mail.  Ultimately, what it boils down to is an unbeatable experience for our clients.   Call us, and let us prove to you why we're different.

Contact Us


Today's Rates

Mtg Loan Rate APR
30-yr Fixed 4.09% 4.22%
15-yr Fixed 3.34% 3.52%
1-yr Adj 2.74% 3.4%
* national averages

Mortgage Calculator

$
%
%
yrs
$
:
 
Updated HUD Standards Allow More Noise, Amenities
1/18/2017 6:30 AM
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development changed its noise standards to reflect the market shift toward urban sensibilities and environments where noise levels generally are higher, MBA NewsLink reported Jan. 12. As a result, developers will be able to add more balconies and other exteri [......Read More
 
HUD Lowers FHA Mortgage Insurance Premium
1/18/2017 6:30 AM
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced Jan. 9 that mortgage insurance premiums on FHA-backed loans will drop by 25 basis points. The change takes effect Jan. 27...Read More
 
Freddie Mac Remains Top Multifamily Lender
1/18/2017 6:30 AM
Freddie Mac reported Jan. 11 that it is the nation"s largest multifamily lender for the second consecutive year, reporting a record $56.8 billion in loan purchase and bond guarantee volume. In 2015, Freddie Mac"s volume was $47.3 billion....Read More
 
Basel Accord with Valuation Component Delayed
1/11/2017 6:30 AM
The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision announced Jan. 3 that it will delay voting on a new accord, part of which focuses on real estate risk requirements, including valuation. The Basel Accords establish regulatory capital requirements for bank regulatory agencies worldwide. The committee will r [......Read More
 
Retail Rents Decline in Major Cities, Colliers Reports
1/11/2017 6:30 AM
Asking rents for retail space in major cities are softening across property types as retailers face continued pressure from online shopping, changing consumer tastes and brick-and-mortar competitors, according to commercial real estate services firm Colliers International, National Real Estate Inves [......Read More
 
Appraisal Institute Outlines 2017 Plans: Valuation Magazine
1/6/2017 2:00 AM
The Appraisal Institute has the plans and momentum to address opportunities and challenges facing the real estate valuation profession, the organization’s 2017 elected officers said in an article published in Valuation magazine’s Fourth Quarter 2016 issue...Read More
 
IRS Says Some Conservation Easements Are Listed Transactions
1/4/2017 6:30 AM
The IRS on Dec. 23 released Notice 2017-10 that identified certain syndicated conservation easement transactions as listed transactions. Investors who have entered into such transactions since 2010 or who enter into such transactions prospectively must comply with certain disclosure requirements, an [......Read More
 
Deutsch Bank Accepts $7.2B Mortgage Securities Settlement
1/4/2017 6:30 AM
Deutsch Bank has agreed to a $7.2 billion settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice over the bank"s pooling and sale of allegedly toxic mortgage securities leading up to the 2008 financial crisis, Reuters reported Dec. 23...Read More
 
Analysts Expect Treasury Yields to Increase This Year
1/4/2017 6:30 AM
Analysts monitoring the bond market believe that 10-year Treasury yields, which influence mortgage rates, could reach 4 percent this year based on the Federal Reserve"s call for three rate hikes, MarketWatch reported Dec. 29. Inflationary risk in President-elect Trump"s spending plan also could impa [......Read More
 
Jim Amorin to Become President of Appraisal Institute on Jan. 1
12/29/2016 2:00 AM
Jim Amorin, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, of Austin, Texas, will begin his one-year term as president of the Appraisal Institute on Jan. 1. The Appraisal Institute is the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers with nearly 20,000 professionals in almost 60 countries. ...Read More