The firm has personnel that have been certified in: California, Colorado, Idaho, Oregon, Texas, Washington. Please see the State License page for appraisal staff current permanent state certifications.

We appraise in all other states through property specific temporary licenses.

Aaron J. Brown AARON J. BROWN, MAI, ASA: (
Aaron J. Brown, MAI is an Oregon, California, Colorado, Idaho, and Washington state licensed appraiser. Aaron Brown has worked on appraisals in across the United States. Property types include continuum care retirement centers, independent living facilities, assisted living facilities, nursing homes, and motels. Aaron graduated with degrees in Economics and History from Willamette University in 1993 and with a degree in Computer Engineering from Portland State University in 1999. He previously worked for James Brown and Associates since 1999 and formed Aaron Brown Associates in 2011 (which took over operations for the previous company after James Brown retired. Aaron obtained his MAI designation by the Appraisal Institute in 2004 and his American Society of Appraisers designation in 2014. He is active with the Greater Oregon Chapter Appraisal Institute being a former board member and the General and Residential Admissions Chair. Aaron won a presidential service award for the Greater Oregon Chapter in 2010.
Herrod (Micky) Abbott is a State Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in Oregon and Washington. He began appraising real estate in 1978. Prior to working with AaronBrown & Associates, Inc., he worked for Marion County for over 7 years as a commercial appraiser. There, he qualified as an expert witness for the State of Oregon's department of revenue. He has worked for Mr. Brown for over 15 years, assisting in over 400 appraisals throughout numerous states.
Mr. Abbot is a graduate of the University of the Rogue Community College in Grants Pass, Oregon with an associates degree in Real Estate.
Ian Ivey IAN IVEY: (
Ian Ivey is a 2004 graduate from the University of Oregon. Mr. Ivey holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Multi-Media Design. He joined Aaron Brown and Associates shortly after graduation and currently holds a Certified General Real Estate Appraisal License for the states of Oregon, Washington, Arizona, and California. Mr. Ivey has also performed appraisals in numerous other states nationwide. His primary appraisal experiance is for elderly care facilities, including Continuum of Care Retirement Communities (CCRC), age resitricted senior apartments, independent living/retirement properties, assisted living/residential care, specialized Alzheimer's/Dementia care, skilled nursing and behavioral healthcare facilities. He also has experiance in appraisal valuation of hotel/motel properties. In addition to providing appraisal services he has performed elderly care market supply versus demand studies.
Dan WilchDAN WILCH: (
Dan Wilch, MAI is a Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in Oregon, Washington, California, Utah, Texas, and Florida. Dan obtained his MAI designation with the Appraisal Institute in 2015. Dan has performed appraisals and consulting services in numerous states nationwide. Property types include small adult family care homes, independent living, assisted living/residential care, Alzheimer's/Dementia care, skilled and long-term care nursing facilities, specialized inpatient hospice facilities, large continuum of care retirement communities (CCRC), and hospitality properties (hotel/motel). Assignments were performed for mortgage lending, estate planning, project feasibility, consulting, and market studies. Dan graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business and Economics from Western Oregon University in 2002. He joined Aaron Brown and Associates in 2005.
Jordan LeeJORDAN LEE: (
Jordan R. Lee, MAI is a Designated Member of the Appraisal Institute and a General Certified Real Estate Appraiser, holding actives licenses in California, Oregon and Washington. Mr. Lee graduated from Willamette University in 2004 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and a minor in History. Prior to joining Aaron Brown & Associates, Inc. he worked for five years as a commercial appraiser for Powell Valuation Inc. Mr. Lee has performed appraisals across the United States. Assignments included commercial retail, medical and professional office, industrial, hotel/motels, gas stations, shopping centers, residential subdivisions, multi-family and special purpose properties. More recently, Mr. Lee has specialized in senior housing and care facilities. In addition to appraising for mortgage lending, he has provided consulting services for feasibility and marketing, litigation support and estate planning. He has served in various capacities for the Greater Oregon Chapter of the Appraisal Institute (GOCAI). In 2010 he won the Outstanding Associate Member award for GOCAI and “Appraiser of the Year” for James Brown & Associates, Inc. He attended the Leadership and Development Advisory Council (LDAC) on two occasions.
Scott Jarmer is a General Certified Real Estate Appraiser and is currently licensed in Oregon, Washington, and California. Mr. Jarmer is a 1996 graduate of Oregon State University. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with emphasis in Accounting. Mr. Jarmer has currently completed 240 hours of Appraisal Institute courses. His experience includes Senior Industrial Property Appraiser (Appraisal Analyst III) with Oregon Department of Revenue. In addition, he has a wide experience in small business management, network administration, telecommunication sales, and financial accounting. He has assisted with appraisals in numerous states. Property types include independent living facilities, assisted living facilities, and nursing homes.
Todd HawesTODD HAWES: (
Mr. Hawes is a 1998 graduate of Portland State University. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Mr. Hawes joined Aaron Brown and Associates after working as a chemical analyst for 12 years. Mr. Hawes is a Certified General Commercial Appraiser licensed in Oregon, Washington, and California. Property type expertise includes hotels, independent living facilities, assisted living facilities, nursing homes, and hospitals.

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