Heather Ross holds the Certified General Real Estate Appraiser License in Massachusetts, MRA commercial designation with the Massachusetts Board of Real Estate Appraisers, a MA based association for valuation professionals, and the SRA designation with the Appraisal Institute, the oldest and most prestigious professional appraiser organization in the US. Earned a Masters of Social Work from Boston University, Boston, MA, in clinical social work, a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Dameon College, Buffalo, NY, and an associates degree in Arts and Sciences from Emerson College, Sussex, England. Diverse commercial and residential appraisal background. Areas of specialization include: work for municipal, state agencies, and federal government; land takings and conservation restrictions; contaminated properties; comprehensive mix of commercial use real estate; high-end or complex residential estate and waterfront properties; probate and estate assignments; feasibility studies; FEMA 50% rule and insurance appraisals. Extensive experience in appraisals prepared for litigation and expert witness testimony.
Jacob Ross has been working as a real estate appraiser since 1998. Earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from Northeastern University, Boston, MA in 2001, and a Masters Degree in Forensic Psychology from Castleton State College in Castleton, VT in 2007. Specializes in commercial real estate appraisal in Barnstable, Plymouth, and Bristol Counties. Extensive experience in estate and mortgage residential real estate appraisal FHA approved. Owner of JCR Appraisal Services.
RA, Senior Residential Appraiser
Audrey Soderberg holds the Certified Residential Real Estate Appraiser License and has been working as a full-time real estate appraiser since 2003. She holds the RA (residential) designation with the Massachusetts Board of Real Estate Appraisers and earned a Bachelor of Science Degree from Boston University, Boston, MA in 1978. Senior residential staff member specializing in the Upper Cape and Plymouth County. Extensive real estate sales and management background. Also holds the Massachusetts Real Estate Salesperson License. FHA approved. Owner of Audrey Soderberg Appraisals.
John G Robertson
John Robertson holds the Massachusetts Real Estate Appraiser License and has been associated with Cape Cod & Islands Appraisal Group and has been working in the appraisal profession since 2012. John is also a Massachusetts Licensed Real Estate Salesman and a Realtor member of the Cape Cod & Islands, Massachusetts, and National Associations of Realtors (since 2009). Massachusetts Board of Real Estate Appraisers, Trainee Member, since 2012. Has successfully completed over 10 specialized courses and seminars relating to the real estate and real estate appraisal profession. Former extensive experience in the building and construction industries.
Real Estate Appraiser Trainee
Jim Sullivan is a graduate of Plymouth State University, where he earned a degree in business finance. Jim began his career in finance, working at State Street as a fund manager. He then became a business owner and operated a successful business for 16 years while also pursuing his interest in the real estate field, where he refurbished and restored distressed properties. During his 20 plus years engaged in the real estate acquisition and restoration arena he developed remarkable acumen and practical understanding of the differential appraisal approaches utilized in the field. He pursued training and course work in the field of appraising which has led him to dedicating himself to the profession of real estate appraising.
Gabrielle Ross is Managing Partner of the firm, since January 2012. She is also the personal assistant to the partners and handles their commercial and residential appraisal research; scheduling; and report production. Manages a staff of 5 and oversees subcontractor assignments, ordering, clerical operations, and production. Responsible for billing management and collections; bookkeeping and payroll; training and supervision of office staff; office archiving. Former Qualifying Broker in New Mexico and has also successfully completed Real Estate Appraiser Trainee courses.