Geist & Associates Mission Statement
Geist & Associates was founded on the principles of responsibility in customer service; efficiency in workmanship and consistently reliable expertise dispensed by qualified professionals. We are committed to providing competent and accredited third party, real estate evaluations and advisory services.
Appraisal Services and Code of Ethics
Our comprehensive list of appraisal services includes reports for residential properties. Our qualified experts also offer reports as feasibility studies and lease rate surveys among various categories of real estate consultation. With a proven track record for service excellence in the Portland region, Geist & Associates adheres to all regulations and codes of conduct as outlined in the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice.
With an extensive record of proven efficiency, Geist & Associates is committed to providing the highest level of service and appraisal reports that meet each client’s specific needs. We are certified members in good standing of the American Society of Appraisers and are fully insured against all liability.
The Geist & Associates Team
Our entire team of licensed professionals is comprised of well-trained specialists, experienced in the fields of residential property appraisal. Geist & Associates also offers expert witnesses authorized to provide testimony in a court of law, in addition to offering consultation in all areas of real estate advisory activities, including market feasibility studies, assessment appeals and lease disputes, among others.
Sources and Affiliations
Geist & Associates maintains an extensive electronic database that allows us to serve clients to the highest level in any type of real estate transaction and advisory activity. We are available to discuss the entire appraisal process during a free consultation carried out in the strictest of confidence. Please call our office for more information and for answers to any questions you may have.
Who Needs Real Estate Appraisal?
Geist & Associates has provided a broad range of services to a client base that includes everyone from the typical homeowner, a diverse range of real estate sellers, home real estate buyers and an extensive list of professionals including attorneys, accountants, major financial institutions and government agencies.
Appraisal Report Types
In a timely fashion, we provide accurate appraisal reports within the full scope of standard and long narrative format types to meet the specific needs of our clients and in keeping with all pertinent industry guidelines.
What can a Hillsboro appraiser do for you? Our accredited professionals are available to assist you with:
- Buying or selling residential real estate
- Primary and secondary financing
- Divorce settlements
- Estate valuation and probate
- Estate settlements
- Property tax assessments
- Pre listing services
- Pre purchase assessment services
- Insurance assessments
Following the onsite assessment and inspection at your location in the Hillsboro region, Geist & Associates appraisers determine the market value of real estate and comply with the regulations set forth by the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices.
Our services include:
- Detailed sketch of the property
- Delineation of all rooms and areas
- Square footage and layout
- Itemized description of all features
- Full disclosure of all defects and assets