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Free and Associates
Free and Associates, Inc. is one of the largest independent real estate appraisal and consulting firms in the western region. Because of the size and quality of our staff, we are involved in a large number of appraisal and consulting assignments each year. Our appraisers are experts in specialized appraising, condemnation work, conducting market analysis and feasibility studies, site selection, and unit mix analysis.
Free and Associates, Inc. began providing appraisal services in 1976. In 1993, to better serve clients, Free and Associates, Inc. expanded by opening an office in Utah County. In 2006, we expanded further by opening an office in St. George. We employ a staff of 30 including appraisers and support staff. Based on our staff size and extensive experience, Free and Associates, Inc. is able to provide quality appraisal and consultation services for virtually all aspects of the real estate economy.
We have performed and are currently licensed to do appraisal assignments in much of the western region, including Utah, Wyoming, Nevada & Idaho. In addition to our own extensive database of information, we work in cooperation with several other real estate appraisal firms throughout the region in the sharing of comparable sales and other market data. Currently three members of our commercial appraisal staff hold the MAI designation, two members of the residential appraisal staff hold the SRA designation, and one holds the CRP designation. The education and experience of our staff is not only extensive, but varied, which provides a strong base for the different assignments and specialized needs of our clientele. Based on our staff size and extensive experience, Free and Associates, Inc. is able to provide quality appraisal and consultation services for virtually all aspects of the real estate economy. Our appraisers are encouraged, and given funds, in order to increase and continue their education. Many of our appraisers are members of the Appraisal Institute.
In March 2013, Free and Associates combined with 41 other appraisal firms to form Valbridge Property Advisors, which ranks among the top 3 national commercial real estate valuation and advisory service firms, with 45 MAIs in 59 office locations. See www.valbridge.com for more information.