The BENCHMARK Group, Inc. - A Professional Real Estate Appraisal Team
BENCHMARK has provided real estate appraisal services throughout Georgia for over 20 years and serviced select areas of our surrounding states for the past 10 years. Our team sees thousands of properties each year. We've seen market conditions and thoughts on value change many times during this period. We understand the various influences on housing markets and property values.
BENCHMARK is one of the leading real estate appraisal firms in the Southeast. Our founder is a Certified General Appraiser and was one of the first 100 appraisers ever certified in the state of Georgia. Many of our staff are experienced real estate appraisers with over 60 years of combined appraisal experience. BENCHMARK has served the real estate and financial markets countrywide for over 20 years. Working along side, educating and training hundreds of fellow appraisers along the way. 
We currently have statewide expertise in Georgia and regional coverage in South Carolina. Here at BENCHMARK, we are dedicated to providing valuation and consulting services through analytic discipline and a team approach. Our team - which currently numbers over 50 appraiser affiliates is strategically located throughout Georgia and our South Carolina coverage areas. They are in or near every major metropolitan area. They are well prepared, experienced and ready to serve our clients with local real estate market knowledge and dedicated localized appraisal expertise.
BENCHMARK'S philosophy is to provide an objective appraisal approach to assist our clients in making timely, informed real estate decisions. Compliance with the features of The Home Valuation Code of Conduct, USPAP, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Home Value Protection Program and Cooperation Agreements is easily within the reach of any lender when BENCHMARK is on your team.
Our appraiser affiliates provide reports that are prepared in full compliance of all required agency guidelines and with the precision and attention to detail that the mortgage profession demands. All major residential property types are included and covered in our service regions.
Our commitment to the financial community and the utilization of superior technology has allowed us to provide better service to our clients while controlling cost. We consistently outperform our competitors with better turn-around time by streamlining the appraisal process. We are able to produce a better quality product in a more efficient manner. Our business approach and appraisal assignment system makes many of the manual tasks typically associated with the appraisal process obsolete. Today’s lending atmosphere demands accurate, timely and repeatable results. BENCHMARK delivers - time after time.
With the click of a mouse you can order, track, and receive your appraisal order 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our site also provides complete status capabilities, online statements and 30 day access to your all completed appraisals. All of this is available through your own personal and secure client logon. Our system is updated daily so you are always in the loop during the entire transaction from the time of the appraisal request through delivery to you.
Here are just a few reasons that make us your best choice for appraisal services:
  • 48 - 72 hour turnaround time
  • Staff typically on-hand Monday through Friday 8 am to 6 pm - emergency contact as required after hours and on weekends.  
  • Electronic ordering and delivery
  • Secure on-line system to track all your appraisals
  • Professional and accurate appraisal reports
  • Highly competitive and reasonable pricing
We are experienced at performing high-quality property appraisals for many nationally based AMC's, mortgage brokers and lenders, banks, legal professionals, insurance companies and individuals. With our knowledge of the residential real estate mortgage business, advanced technology, and consistently fast turn-around times, we are one of the most trusted names in the appraisal business.
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