Realty Valuation Services, a full-service real estate appraisal firm, services all areas in the San Diego Region. With a focus on commercial valuations, RVS has worked with many clients in San Diego County. RVS is able to appraise any type of property and even specialize in trust valuations, irregular properties, and eminent domain.
San Diego Region Contact:
Christopher Pierce – MAI, SRA (Resume)
Chris has achieved both the MAI and SRA designations from the Appraisal Institute. These are the highest honors in the appraisal profession.
Christopher began his career as Project Accountant for Daon Corporation, a large real estate developer after his graduation from Central Michigan University. He then took a Project Manager position for A-M Homes, a large home and apartment builder. In 1989, he expanded his experience and became Director of Land Acquisition and Forward Planning for The Manning Company, another large builder in Southern California at the time. While in the development business, Chris acquired his Real Estate Broker’s License and his General Contractor’s License. Chris is a second generation builder. He worked for his father’s building and development business in Michigan while he was in high school and college.
After deciding to go into the appraisal business full time, he took an appraisal position as a Senior Staff Appraiser with TRW Appraisal, the largest real estate appraisal company in the U.S. at the time. He acquired his Certified Residential Appraisal License in 1993 and his Certified General Appraisal License in 1994. The business was growing and in 1995, he moved into his prior office on Irvine Boulevard in Irvine, California.
As of 2016, the company has completed over 30,000 commercial, industrial, and residential appraisals and reviews. Realty Valuation Services has completed appraisals in all of the Southern California counties.