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John Pratt knows real estate valuations in Redding and Shasta & Tehama Counties

 Residential Real Estate Service in Northern California serving Shasta & Tehama Counties.  We have expanded our services and opened a 2nd Office in Shasta County to better serve your needs Our analysis of local real estate trends and hours of study as Certified Appraisers make us qualified to provide Real Estate valuations in Shasta & Tehama Counties for clients ranging from national mortgage companies to local lenders or individual businesses and consumers.
Our new Office is managed by James D. Pratt a Certified Residential Appraiser with over 20 years of experience in Shasta & Tehama Counties. James can be reached at 1-530-605-0087 or by email at

If you are a Mortgage lender, Account, Attorney or a private party and you are having a difficult time finding an appraiser to complete residential appraisals in Shasta or Tehama Counties in Northern California you need to contact either of our offices.  John or James and their staff of Certified Residential Appraisers each have over 20 years  of experience working in the Shasta and Tehama County areas. We work directly with clients as an “Independent Contractor” when providing appraisal services to the mortgage industry, lawyers, private individuals and other entities. You do not need a middle man between you and the appraiser to meet the requirements of hiring an “Independent Contractor”.  John also has 20 years of Banking experience in lending and conducts meetings of appraiser in the area to keep up to date on the changes in the appraisal industry.

We have added to our business plan and now focus on premium quality residential appraisal reports on those assignments which are difficult to find an  appraiser that is willing to accept non typical assignments. We can provide reasonably quick turn time on this type of assignment. We charge a premium price  for  our service. If this fits your needs feel free to contact us at  ph  530-241-8446, or  ph  530-605-0087 We service Shasta and Tehama Counties in California. 

We continue to accept typical residential appraisal requests for what we consider a reasonable fee for the assignment.



When an appraisal of real estate in or around Redding, California is needed, trust nothing less than a Certified Appraiser from Appraisal Services owned by John Pratt for an accurate report of market value.
A dependable witness for court cases involving the value of a home in the Redding area
Divorce settlements when the value of shared real estate is needed
Reporting current or prior market values for Estates or Trusts
Setting a profitable listing price that also reduces time on market
Appraisal review: Reviewing the work of other appraisers in or around Redding, California
Unfreezing a locked HELOC (Home Equity Line of Credit)
A bank looking for an experienced Shasta or Tehama County appraiser
Determining market value on real estate involved in a bankruptcy
Employee relocation appraisals
Challenging your property's assessed value if you live in an area where home values have decreased

Burned or Destroyed Homes in Redding & the surrounding area.

If you have a dispute with your insurance company regarding the value of your burned down home, John and his team of appraisers may be able to help you. In an effort to meet the needs of those homeowners which had their home burned down in the recent fires in Redding and the surrounding area, John Pratt Appraisal Services is experienced in the valuation of residential homes which have burned down. John has 20 years of experience in residential evaluation and worked with both homeowners and insurance companies in the evaluation of burned residences in the Redding area.  Contact our offices at 530-241-8446