About us

J. R. Allen has been appraising residential real estate since 1988. We serve Santa Clara, San Mateo and Santa Cruz counties. We’re on the approved lists of major lenders such as Bank of America, Wells Fargo, US Bank, Union Bank and Fremont Bank.

We are FHA certified and specialize in reverse mortgages. We offer reports in Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) format for

delivery via email: JRickAllen@gmail.com.

Our goal is "Zero Lender Conditions". We're fast and accurate, we keep our commitments and our turnaround

times are competitive.​


Standard Single Family Residence Starts at $400

Complex Custom Single Family Residence $450 to $800

Larger, Custom or Unique Properties Call for a quote

Condominium/Townhouse $400

Drive By (2055) - Exterior only $325

Rental Survey and Operating Income Statement $150 for both

Duplex, Triplex, and Fourplex


 (Operating Income Statement included) $600

Land Appraisals $500

Field Review $225-$250

Desk Review $150

Certification of Completion (442)/Retype $100

Reverse Mortgage Appraisal Call for a quote

Other Property Types and Areas Call for a quote

Property Types

Standard residential appraisals

Executive homes and mansions

Multi-family homes up to 4-plex



Residential lots/acreage


Relocation Services

FHA appraisals

Review appraisals

REO and pre-foreclosure

Reverse Mortgages

Divorce, probate and trusts


Contact Us

Contact Info

P.O. Box 1652
Los Gatos, CA 95031
Phone: 408.370.1908