St. Louis, Missouri

Residential Real Estate Appraisals


Over 30 Years
Appraisal Experience

Customer Service

Full Time Staff
3 Day Turn-Around Time


New Construction
Single & Multi-Family
Conventional & FHA Appraisals
Estate & Divorce Settlements
Residential Land

Our Coverage Area:

St. Louis City

St. Louis County

St. Charles County

St. Genevieve

St. Francois

Jefferson County

Franklin County

Washington County

Warren County

Joseph W. McDavid, owner

Joseph W. McDavid is owner and principal of McDavid Real Estate Advisors, Inc.  He has been appraising real estate since 1985 beginning in commercial real estate with experience in many types of property including residential, commercial, industrial development, retail facilities, vacant land, farm land, quarries, seniors housing and health care facilities.

In 1980 Mr. McDavid earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business at the University of Missouri – Columbia with an emphasis in real estate appraising.  He was a founding member of the first real estate appraisal business fraternity at the University in 1979.

Joe McDavid currently holds a Residential Real Estate Appraiser and Real Estate Brokers’ license in the State of Missouri.  He is certified in both fields through 2020.

In 1990 Mr. McDavid converted to performing mostly residential real estate appraisals.  He has worked with:

  • UMB Bank
  • US Bank Mortgage
  • US Banks Trust Services
  • USA Mortgage/DAS Acquisitions
  • Rockwood Bank
  • Regions Bank/Mortgage
  • Shell Credit Union
  • TIAA CREF Financial Services
  • LSI, Inc. (Appraisal Management Company)
  • Mercury Network (AMC)

Court Testimony

Mr. McDavid has prepared reports for numerous courts and has served as a valuation expert witness in various courts in Missouri over the past 25 years, involving bankruptcies, divorces, property tax assessments, purchase-price and rent-reset options, condemnations, and other disputes.

Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Approved

Our company is on the FHA Roster of approved residential appraisers. We are qualified and approved to do appraisals for FHA insured loans.

An FHA loan is insured by the Federal Housing Administration, a federal agency within the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

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