Smith Realty Advisors
About Us

Our firm is a leading provider of real estate valuations for the mortgage lending marketplace. With experience in the business in the southern California area, we have a proven track record of reducing the time, efforts and costs for local and national lenders in the management of the appraisal process. Our clients are banking institutions, mortgage bankers, brokers, attorneys and private individuals.

Our investment in training and technology has helped our customers, businesses and individuals, to understand the appraisal process and its uniqueness in both rural and slightly more urban market areas. We offer online ordering, report status updates (as required or requested) by email and electronic delivery of the final product, all of which is designed to provide quality appraisals in a fast and convenient manner using today’s most up to date tools.

We strive to simplify the process as much as possible for all parties involved by eliminating the typical delays associated with the real estate lending. Digital photography, internet access to lenders and appraisers and email transmission of reports being the primary areas expedited.

Our belief is that it is our job to provide our clients with a quality product in a manner that is accurate, professional and timely as well as meeting all the industry requirements and restrictions. All of our appraisals conform to the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP).

Please feel free to look around our Web site. Revisit the site often as we are always looking for ways to make your internet appraisal experience more informative and useful. We have links to a select few of our clients as well as to Web sites, which may prove useful to Realtors, lenders and private individuals.

Whether your property is a neighborhood 6-flat or a 60-story high-rise, a mom & pop storefront or a regional community center, a local dentist's office or a major medical office complex, a contractor's storage yard or a massive hot water heater factory, an economy hotel in rural California or luxury hotel site on the Pacific Ocean - we have the core competence to complete the assignment in a timely and professional manner.
The company was founded by Steven R. Smith, MSREA, MAI, SRA. Before beginning his appraisal career in 1976, he had extensive related experience in loan service, loan origination, loan administration, title insurance, real estate sales and sales management.

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