Read's Real Estate Services Company – Quality Appraisals and Excellent Service

It doesn't matter what type of home you have. Our experience and formal training as licensed appraisers make us qualified to provide home valuations in Buncombe County for clients ranging from national mortgage companies to local lenders or individual businesses and consumers.

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

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Thank you for your interest in our appraisal and valuation services. We are located in Asheville North Carolina and focus on servicing Western North Carolina, but have appraised commercial properties across the state. Our founder Don Read is a North Carolina State Certified General Real Estate Appraiser. Our primary service area includes Buncombe County, Henderson County and Madison County. At Read's Real Estate Services Company, we take pride in providing our clients with quality appraisal reports and the necessary information they need to make informed decisions regarding real estate transactions. Whether your needs are related to mortgage financing, contract negotiations, estate settlements or mediation we can provide you with a variety of appraisal and valuation services for your commercial property needs. We have experience in appraising a variety of both commercial and residential properties. We have appraised apartment complexes, single- and multi-tenant office buildings, restaurants, convenience stores, shopping centers, drug stores, industrial buildings, subdivisions, special use facilities, sports complexes, vacant land, and single-family residences. Below is a partial list of areas in which we can provide you with needed appraisal services related to:

  • Purchase or Construction Mortgages
  • Mortgage Refinancing
  • Subdivision Development
  • Retail, Office, Flex, Industrial, or mixed use properties.
  • Appraisal of Green Buildings, Energy Star, and LEED Certified buildings
  • Our investment in training and technology helps our customers reduce their workload. By offering online appraisal ordering, and electronic delivery of the final product, we are able to eliminate the run around and phone tag hassles associated with this process.  

  • Highest-Quality Appraisal Reports
  • Online Status Reports
  • Electronic Ordering and Delivery
  • Competitive Pricing

    Through this web site, you can perform a number of tasks. The more you know, the better the decision you can make. For additional information please contact Don Read at your convenience.